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Carcassonne Medieval City

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Address: A61 West, Carcassonne, France
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+33 4 68 10 24 30
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$157.93*
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Medieval Cité of Carcassonne Guided Tour for 2 Hours
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Carcassonne Sightseeing Tour

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Love this ancient city!

This was my second trip to Carcassonne in 8 years and I enjoyed it again. The city is well maintained and has lovely little shops and restaurants. The city structures are still... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Naples, Florida
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Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was my second trip to Carcassonne in 8 years and I enjoyed it again. The city is well maintained and has lovely little shops and restaurants. The city structures are still very impressive and it is a great introduction to the region.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely beautiful preserved old City. We walked die whole day exploring this amazing place. Ate a wonderful lunch that was not too expensive. Best time of year to go as there is not too musch visitors. Some pleces are closed but it had no impact on our day. Definately a must for your bucket list.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We didn't get the chance to enjoy the paid tour, but we had just as much fun wondering around the fort area overlooking the city and took our time, enjoying the wonderful architecture and views of the town below. A must see if you are in the region. Next time we will definitely do the paid tour too.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was way better than expected! Be prepared to walk, but there's a lot to see! We were surprised at how many cute little shops there are. A lot of options for really special souvenirs. A place you don't want to miss!

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Guernsey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent several days in the area. It is a really lovely place with so much history. Great shops and an abundance of lovely restaurants. Would certainly visit again if in the area.

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Carcassonne is a perfectly preserved medieval city that provides a great half day visit with lots of architecture to photograph and a plethora of restaurants.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We flew all the way from Sydney Australia to celebrate my partners birthday at this medieval city. We checked in at the castle and saw the spectacular view from our private balcony including taking a walk around the castle. It was breath taking.

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Mirande, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two years after my first visit to Carcassonne, I returned to this ancient city. This time the sun shone and added another dimension to the place. Easy to imagine life within the walls when walking the narrow streets with its nooks and crannies. Touching the walls alone, took me back centuries! Of course, anywhere of any historical renown is going... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The medieval city is amazingly held in place, in time. Walking the streets is like going back in time. There are many side alleys and places to sit to take in the sights. Walk all around the outer wall and take in the views. Lots of shops and restaurants line the streets. Go all around. Take in the smells. Get... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good place for history lessons. Not recommended for persons in wheelchairs. Could be fun for kids. Castle tour is interesting but don't expect it to be similar to other French castles.

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