Attractions

Fort in Villefranche-de-Conflent

Fort Liberia

Villefranche’s mighty fort dominates the skyline above town. Built by Vauban in 1681, it was heavily refortified by Napoléon III between 1850 and 1856. You can wander around its corner turrets and battlements, as we…
Historic Site in Villefranche-de-Conflent

Ramparts

It’s still possible to walk along many of Villefranche’s ramparts. Built in stages between the 11th and 19th centuries, they have survived remarkably intact. Plunging valley views extend through arrow slits and mach…