Guided tour of Carcassonne’s medieval city

Take a tour of the City of Carcassonne with one of our guides.

During our guided tour of the City of Carcassonne, we walk the cobbled streets of this citadel to see its military power and relive its 2600 years of history. The three kilometres of walls of this exceptional heritage is revealed in an unforgettable journey.

The castle, proudly within it, stands as an anchor in this landscape.

Who hasn’t dreamed of going back to the AGE of knights and discover their City?

Continuing through the village our steps lead to the Basilica of Saint-Nazaire and Saint-Celse which dazzles with its beauty. It’s magnificent stained glass windows are among the most beautiful in the South of France.

The ancient history of the city of Carcassonne and its construction can be read on its walls, our guide is there to enlight you . The opportunity to take you to the game of archaeology.

This city has an exciting history with the crusade against the Cathars. Heroes of the past will relive epic battles with the guide’s words.

Finally, let us not forget that the medieval city of Carcassonne is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This is due to the restorations undertaken by Eugene Violet Le Duc in the 19th century.

Book your guide and, this city with the appearance of an impregnable fortress, will have no more secrets for you.

Come read this gigantic book of stone, every page is an enchantment!

  • Guided tour 1:30 outside the castle
  • 3h guided tour with the castle

The proposed rates are based on a group of up to 40 people beyond providing a second guide. Entrances to the comtal castle are not included in the service and are to be provided in addition For more information regarding the opening hours of the castle and the prices of entrances, visit the CMN website.

The guided tour of the city of Carcassonne is also available in English or Spanish.

testimony of participants in the guided tour of the city of Carcassonne

“The tour brought me a unique view of the city with many historical facts and some laughs as well.

I highly recommend this tour if you are curious to know the city`s secrets.”


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