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    Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Carcassonne, France

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  1. Canal Du Midi

    #1 of 58 Things To Do in Carcassonne
    Canal Du Midi

    Tags: Boating, Picnic Spot, Nature

    Address: Carcassonne, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Canal Du Midi is approximately a 240 kms long canal in the south of France. It runs right between the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. Boasting of a picturesque canal side, many people en...Read more

  2. Basilica Of Saint Nazaire

    #2 of 58 Things To Do in Carcassonne
    Basilica Of Saint Nazaire

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture

    Address: Place Saint-Nazaire, 11000 Carcassonne, France

    Timings: 07:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A national monument, the Basilica of Saint Nazaire (and Saint Celse) is thought to be built in the early 6th Century. It has since then undergone a number or renovations. The architecture, the stain g...Read more

  3. Cathar Castles

    #3 of 58 Things To Do in Carcassonne
    Cathar Castles

    Tags: Castle, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Carcassonne, France

    Timings: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The Cathar Castles is a broad term given to a series of around 20 forts built and used by the Cathars (followers of Catharism) all across France. Coming with a rich and violent history, the castles pr...Read more

  4. Chateau Comtal

    #4 of 58 Things To Do in Carcassonne
    Chateau Comtal

    Tags: Castle, Historical Site

    Address: 11000 Carcassonne, France

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Chateau Comtal (Count’s Castle) is a medieval castle inside the city of Carcassonne and a part of the Cathar Castles. The chateau has an intriguing yet violent history. Do hire a guide to he...Read more

  5. Domaine O' Vineyards

    #5 of 58 Things To Do in Carcassonne
    Domaine O' Vineyards

    Tags: Outdoors, Food And Drinks, Winery

    Address: 885 Avenue de la Montagne Noire, 11620 Villemoustaussou, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Situated around 12 kms away from the city of Carcassonne, visit the O’Vineyards for divine wines, succulent meals and a lot more. You can either go for a quick tasting session or some wine shopp...Read more

  6. Le Parc Australien

    #6 of 58 Things To Do in Carcassonne
    Le Parc Australien

    Tags: Outdoors, Theme Park

    Address: Trail Bartavelles, 11090, Carcassonne

    Timings: 10:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Le Parc Australien is an Australian themed park! Here, you will get to see kangaroos, ostriches, parakeets, observe the life of Australian Aborigines, learn to throw a boomerang and a lot more. A wond...Read more

  7. La Maison Hantee

    #7 of 58 Things To Do in Carcassonne
    La Maison Hantee

    Tags: Entertainment

    Address: 9 Rue du Grand Puits, 11000, Carcassonne

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    La Maison Hantee is a themed haunted house in the city of Carcassonne. Step in to scare the hair off your head! Not for the faint hearted! The atmosphere, the ambience and the darkness awaits you!...Read more

  8. Lac De La Cavayere

    #8 of 58 Things To Do in Carcassonne
    Lac De La Cavayere

    Tags: Golf Course, Walking Area, Leisure, Lake

    Address: Carcassonne, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Situated around 6 kilometres from Carcassonne in France is the artificial Cavayere Lake. A walk round the lake takes about an hour. The lake has three large beaches and is also the centre of various l...Read more

  9. La Bastide Saint Louis

    #9 of 58 Things To Do in Carcassonne
    La Bastide Saint Louis

    Tags: Outdoors, Historical Site, Food And Drinks, Market

    Address: Outside the walls of Carcassonne, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Situated outside the walls of the fortified city of Carcassonne, the Bastide was built during the reign of Saint Louis in 1260. Having retained its symmetrical arrangement of streets, the Bastide boas...Read more

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  • Save 20% Tour of Montsgur - half day
    Tour of Montsgur - half day New on TripHobo

    Duration: 1 Days

    Montsegur is the iconic Cathar Castle, the "head and the seat" of the Cathar Church. Its fall to a crusading army in 1244 fol...

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    Duration: 2 Hrs

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  • Historic Fortified City of Carcassonne

    Carcassonne, France

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Porte Narbonnaise

    rue Cros-Mayrevieille

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Moulin a vent de Villeneuve-Minervois

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Chapelle Notre Dame des Centeilles

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Abbaye de Caunes-Minervois

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Le Moulin de Lagrasse

    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • Musée Petiet

    32 promenade du Tivoli

    Museums
  • Jardin aux Plantes Parfumées

    12 rue Dewoitine

    Museums
  • Musée Caveau 1900

    13 boulevard de la promenade

    Museums Landmarks
  • Musée des Beaux-Arts de Carcassonne

    1 rue de Verdun

    Museums Landmarks
  • Gouffre Géant de Cabrespine

    rue de la Ganganel

    Landmarks Museums
  • Le Moulin A Papier

    5 chemin Cambou

    Museums Landmarks
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  • Le Parc Australien

    chemin des Bartavelles

    Amusement Parks Landmarks
  • Union Sportive Carcassonnaise

    32 rue Antoine Marty

    Amusement Parks
  • Communauté de Communes du Limouxin

    Domaine de Ninaute

    Amusement Parks
  • Park Carcassonne

    Pont-Rouge

    Amusement Parks
  • O2 Aventure

    route de la Cavayère

    Amusement Parks
  • Cité Kid

    route Nationale 113

    Amusement Parks
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  • Bar Restaurant le Sénéchal

    4 Bis rue Viollet le Duc

    Restaurants Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Bars
  • Le Bistrot Gourmand

    56 bis avenue de Carcassonne

    French Bars
  • Boulevard Café

    8 boulevard Jean Jaurès

    Bars French Pizza
  • Brasserie les Platanes

    14 boulevard du Commandant Roumens

    French Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Bars
  • Café la Promenade

    3 boulevard de la promenade

    Fast Food Bars Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
  • Café le Païchérou

    2 quai du Paicherou

    French Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Bars
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  • Billard Développement

    16 route Minervoise

    Casinos and Gaming
  • SETHVA Société d'Expansion Touristique de la Haute Vallée de l'Au

    les Pins

    Casinos and Gaming
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  • Sentier Francis Lastenouse

    Hiking
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  • Fédération Départementale des Associations de Pêche et de Pisciculture

    3 chemin de Serres

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Office National de la Chasse

    6 rue Jules Verne

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Chasse Pêche Passion

    285 boulevard Henri Bouffet

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Lac de Picarel

    Picarel le Haut

    Hunting and Fishing
  • La Détente

    51 rue Saint Martin

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Les Chasses du Colombier

    Domaine du Colombier Bas

    Hunting and Fishing
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  • Chute-X-Trem

    2 rue Jouffroy d'Abbans

    Skydiving
  • Cap Enrj Parachutisme

    8 rue de la Quinte

    Skydiving
  • Chute X-trem

    68 rue Buffon

    Skydiving
  • Da Conceicao José

    Chutextrem 68 rue Buffon

    Skydiving
  • Chutextrem

    rue Jouffroy d'Abbans

    Skydiving
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  • Stade Albert Domec

    avenue du Général Sarrail

    Stadiums and Arenas
  • Stade Jean-Claude-Mazet

    rue André le Nôtre

    Stadiums and Arenas
  • Stade annexe de l'Aiguille

    rue des Platanes

    Stadiums and Arenas
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  • Castle and Ramparts of Carcassonne

    1 rue Viollet-le-Duc

    Buildings and Structures
  • Château de Saissac

    rue Bertrand de Saissac

    Buildings and Structures
  • Château de Puichéric

    1 rue de l'Église

    Buildings and Structures
  • Château de Roquecourbe-Minervois

    Buildings and Structures
  • Boulesteix Christian

    21 Impasse du Rieu

    Buildings and Structures
  • Château de Ferrals

    Buildings and Structures
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