Enjoy a private tour of the magnificent fortified town of Carcassonne.
Visit Carcassonne and discover the rich history of France during nearly 2600 years. Carcassonne has been first occupied by Gallic settlement 6 century BC, then by Romans, Visigoths, arabs, francs, feudals and French Kings. During this prosperous period, Catharism grew rapidly in Carcassonne.
Stroll down medieval streets, discover Narbonnaise gates - the principal entrance to the Cité and the Castle and ramparts of Carcassonne, visit the Basilica of Saint Nazaire and enjoy the view from city's walls.
Carcassonne is divided into 2 parts; the upper town - Cité de Carcassonne and the lower city - the Bastide of Saint Louis. If you would like to visit not only Cité but the Bastide as well the, the tour can be customized to suit.
Meet at a mutually agreed location in Carcassonne
See Narbonnaise Gate
Visit the Basilica of Saint Nazaire
See the Castle Comtal
Explore Medieval town of Cité de Carcassonne
End at a mutually agreed location in Carcassonne
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building, Suggested by Guide: In front of the Narbonnaise Gate at the entrance to the city
End Point Options: Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 2 hours
Estimated Local Cash Needed
30 euros - There is nothing to pay for on this tour but it's always a good idea to have a few euros just in case you'd like to buy some souvenirs.