1. France
  2. Languedoc-Roussillon
  3. Carcassonne
  4. Cité de Carcassonne

Carcassonne: Fortress Walking Tour

Product ID: 361120
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This guided tour is the perfect way to discover Carcassonne Fortress and its history. Learn more about the Middle-Age way of life throughout this entertaining and informative guided tour of the castle.
About this activity
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Duration: 90 minutes
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Live tour guide
English, French

Pickup included

Your Carcassonne accommodation.

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  • Discover the remparts of the medieval town
  • Enjoy the Basilica St. Nazaire and St. Celse's stained-glass windows
  • Take in panoramic views of the outside of the count's castle
Full description
Throughout this guided tour you will discover the mythical narrow cobble streets of this old fortress. The monumentality of this citadel will impress you, as your guide tells you all the details of its fascinating history.

You will be provided details about the rempart's construction, as you observe the castle from outside. Your guide will explain everything about the mysterious Cathars and military architecture, delving into all of the construction's secrets.

Be prepared to also hear small anecdotes about the medieval period as you end with the discovery of the magnificent Basilica of St. Nazaire and St. Celse.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private guided tour
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance to the castle (9€)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility

From US$ 150.31 Per group up to 15

Organized by

Anna Philippe

Product ID: 361120