Carcassonne, known both for its various UNESCO World Heritage sites and famous music festival is the perfect place for all medieval remain lovers. Discover one of Europe's biggest fortified city of Middle Ages, offering an ideal setting for peaceful tours and getaways. 2,500 years of history, three kilometres of fortress walls scattered with 52 towers from which to look over the Pyrenees mountain chain, a 19th-century castle restored by architect Viollet-le-Duc, as well as an exceptional basilica… Immerse yourself in its charming streets to admire the city's various period buildings and impressive ramparts, or visit its gorgeous museums, churches and gardens.
Carcassonne mixes medieval history and modern life to make you transcend the ages for a half a day.
So, do not hesitate anymore and conquer this fortress together with your guide!
Carcassonne Tourist Information Centre
28 rue de Verdun
+33 (0)4 68 10 24 30