Welcome to Carcassonne
Perched on a rocky hilltop and bristling with zigzag battlements, stout walls and spiky turrets, the fortified city of Carcassonne looks like something out of a children’s storybook when it's seen from afar. A Unesco World Heritage Site since 1997, it’s most people’s idea of the perfect medieval castle... Read More
Top experiences in Carcassonne
8-Day Advanced Small-Group Cathar Country Tour in the French Languedoc with an Expert Guide
Led by a Cathar expert this advanced tour is for academics, experts and aficionados and those who have attended the "Original" one week tour. You visit sites and discuss topics such as the likely origins of Catharism, primary documents and various academic theories and esoteric traditions about them. This tour in in more depth than the original tour and visits some less well known sites. Our tours are not scripted and time is always allowed for questions. We have been helping visitors explore the Languedoc since 1997. Concierge service offered.