Day Tour to Mirepoix, Montségur, Foix. From Carcassonne
It is the Perfect tour for nature and heritage lovers… there is some breathtaking landscape and I will tell you more about the Cathars…
This tour require a good physical condition, and good walking shoes to be able to hike to Montségur castle. Accessible to any person with a good physical condition able to hike.
I can lend 4 walking sticks.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Our first stop is Mirepoix, a beautiful medieval village dating from the 10th century. The large central square is flanked by a magnificent covered arcade, created by half timbered houses supported on wooden pillars.
Duration: 40 minutesStop At:
Chateau de Montsegur, D9, 09300 Montsegur France
We then drive to the Château de Montségur, where the last stake of the Crusade against the Cathars occured in the 13th century. We then spend a relaxing lunch, enjoying the local cuisine.
Duration: 4 hoursStop At:
Chateau de Foix, Place du Palais de Justice, 09000, Foix France
From atop its impressive rock, the castle dominates the city of Foix, which is the capital of the department of Ariège. In centuries past it controlled acces to the high Ariège river valley and watched over the countryside, protected by unbreachable walls. Today an elaborate museum inside traces the history of this emblematic edifice. Visit with audio guide.
Duration: 2 hours
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Infant seats available"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"Montségur hiking is not recommended to pregnant travelers or with heart problems or other serious medical conditions. But they can do all the other activities of the day."
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 9 To 10 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up in any hotels, bed and breakfast around Carcassonne.
Pick up from and train station, Airport or port.
Any point of pick up is accepted if around Carcassonne.Airports
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
- Salvaza Airport, Carcassonne Center, Carcassonne France
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.