The city is famous for the Cité de Carcassonne, a medieval fortress restored by the theorist and architect Eugène Viollet-le-Duc in 1853 and added to the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites in 1997. Consequently, Carcassonne is a vital tourist destination which has a robust wine-making economy.
At only 2 hrs 20 mins by plane from Ireland, we invite you to discover Carcassonne by walking different paths through the famous Canal du Midi, the Medieval city, the vineyards, the riverbanks and lock.
Day tours offered:
From the Bastide to the City – 5,5 Km
Grapes Flagrances and Discoveries – 11 Km
At the Water’s Edge – Tools from 2,2 to 15 Km
From the medieval city to the Saint Foulc priory – 9 Km
Landscapes and Lake – 16 Km
City and Landscapes – 7,5 Km
In the shade of the Canal du Midi – 13 Km
Riverbanks and locks – 11 Km