Private tour

Carcassonne: Fortress Walking Tour

Activity provider: Anna Philippe

Carcassonne: Fortress Walking Tour

Activity provider: Anna Philippe

From US$ 128.26 per group up to 15

This guided tour is the perfect way to discover Carcassonne Fortress and its history. Learn more about the Middle-Age way of life throughout this entertaining and informative guided tour of the castle.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
French, English
Pickup included
Your Carcassonne accommodation.
Private group


  • Discover the remparts of the medieval town
  • Enjoy the Basilica St. Nazaire and St. Celse's stained-glass windows
  • Take in panoramic views of the outside of the count's castle
Full description
Throughout this guided tour you will discover the mythical narrow cobble streets of this old fortress. The monumentality of this citadel will impress you, as your guide tells you all the details of its fascinating history. You will be provided details about the rempart's construction, as you observe the castle from outside. Your guide will explain everything about the mysterious Cathars and military architecture, delving into all of the construction's secrets. Be prepared to also hear small anecdotes about the medieval period as you end with the discovery of the magnificent Basilica of St. Nazaire and St. Celse.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private guided tour
  • Entrance to the castle (9€)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  •  This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 2 reviews

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We had a very good guide: Anna, who was able to interest young and old

August 6, 2020

Visite exhaustive et tres grande qualite des commentaires.

June 13, 2022


Product ID: 361120