Experience of a town : Carcassonne
Excursion to La Cité de Carcassonne, a magic trip to the Middle-Ages, with guided visit.
The Cité de Carcassonne is a medieval citadel which derives its reputation from its 3 kilometers long double surrounding walls interspersed by 52 towers. It is the biggest fortified city in all Europe. The town has about 2,500 years of history and has seen the Romans, Visigoths, Saracens and Crusaders. The citadel was restored at the end of the 19th century and in 1997 it was added to UNESCO’S list of World Heritage Sites.
Free time to walk in the narrow streets full of nice souvenir shops.
80 € TTC / adult
65 € TTC / 7-12 year
L’expérience en ville : narbonne
A full guided tour in Narbonne. Once a prosperous port and a major city in Roman times.
Narbonne is linked to the nearby Canal du Midi and the Aude River by the Canal de la Robine, which runs through the center of town.
Narbonne was established by the Romans in 118 BC, as Colonia Narbo Martius, colloquially Narbo. It was located on the Via Domotia, the first Roman road, connecting Italy to Spain.
Visit of La place de l’Hôtel-de-Ville. This is the busy Centre of the town, dominated by the Archbishop’s Palace. On the square note the section of the Via Domitia.
Visit of the Museum of Art and History: collections of pharmacy pots, ceramics and Flemish, Italian, French and Orientalist paintings...
Visit of Les Halles of Narbonne. They are famous across all the south and count more than 70 stalls: bakers, pastries, butchers, caterers, bars and wine merchants…
Visit of the Cathedral St Just and St Pasteur, the most prestigious building of the city. The construction is of gothic architecture. You will be overwhelmed by its beauty.
75€ TTC / adult
60€ TTC / 7 – 12 years
Free / - 6 years