Home to pretty treasures, Mazamet is France's best kept secret. When planning a trip to Mazamet, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Carcassonne. Add Carcassonne to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Canal Du Midi, Basilica Of Saint Nazaire, Cathar Castles. Also, to reach Mazamet, you'll have to take a flight to Carcassonne; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.
Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Mazamet.