On a visit to Carcassonne you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Carcassonne. These places are what Carcassonne is all about. These must see places in Carcassonne will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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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 enjoy having picnics or cycling down the canal side and hogging on the food available at the many stalls. Canal cruises are also available.
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08:00 am - 07:00 pm
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 present near Carcassonne are the Peyrepertuse, the Queribus, the Puilaurans and even the Chateau Comtal. Check out the panoramic views and the intricate architecture.
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11000 Carcassonne, France
09:30 am - 05:00 pm
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 help you explore the place.
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Trail Bartavelles, 11090, Carcassonne
10:30 am - 07:00 pm
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 wonderful place to visit with your whole family.
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Lac de la Cavayère, 11000 Carcassonne
01:00 pm - 06:00 pm
A must visit for adventure lovers, the O2 Aventure boasts of many activities. Sample this 2 giant zip lines across a lake, an aqua park, yellow course, Bambi course, red course etc. For the lesser enlightened, these courses include suspended tunnels, suspended stilts, zip lines and many more.