Castles & Culture

The nearby area is a huge pleasure to explore, with amazing landscapes, a wide variety of wine styles, and wonderful people with a passion for taste and flavour, all set amidst sites of great historical interest.

Carcassonne
Carcassonne & La Cité

No one forgets their first, stunning sight of Carcassonne’s La Cité with its witch-hat turrets glinting in the sunlight. Within its ramparts as you walk the cobbled streets, it’s easy to understand why it is France’s third-most-visited attraction.

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Historic Sites
Historic Sites

Languedoc’s castles and abbeys are set in an area of beautiful countryside. The legends surrounding them are of buried treasure, the Holy Grail, sun worship and ladies with a knack for precipitating disaster.

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Villages and Towns

Villages & Towns

Take a stroll around circular medieval villages, fortified towns or take a drive through picturesque villages and stop to wander around the colourful open air markets.

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Caves & Grottos

Caves and Grottos

Languedoc Roussillon is honeycombed with over a dozen caves or grottos that are open to the general public. Each has their own unique points of geological interest and their own unique beauty such as stalactites and stalagmites, enchanting rock formations, underground rivers and lakes.

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