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Day Tour to Mirepoix, Montségur, Foix. Private tour from Carcassonne

By Olivia Gotti
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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Private transport

  • What's included

    Air-conditioned vehicle

  • What's included

    entrance fees to Montségur Castle and Foix castle

  • What's included

    Entry/Admission - Chateau de Montsegur

  • What's included

    Entry/Admission - Chateau de Foix

  • What's excluded


  • What's excluded

    Coffee and/or Tea

  • What's excluded

    Soft drink/Pop

Know Before You Book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

  • Not wheelchair accessible

  • Near public transport

  • Infant seats available

  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level

  • Montségur hiking is not recommended to pregnant travellers or with heart problems or other serious medical conditions. But they can do all the other activities of the day.

  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

  • Departure time: 9:00 AM

What you can expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Mirepoix, France

Our first stop is Mirepoix, a beautiful medieval village dating from the 10th century. The large central square is flanked by a magnificent covered arcade, created by half timbered houses supported on wooden pillars.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Chateau de Montsegur, D9, 09300 Montsegur France

We then drive to the Château de Montségur, where the last stake of the Crusade against the Cathars occured in the 13th century. We then spend a relaxing lunch, enjoying the local cuisine. 

Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Chateau de Foix, Place du Palais de Justice, 09000, Foix France

From atop its impressive rock, the castle dominates the city of Foix, which is the capital of the department of Ariège. In centuries past it controlled acces to the high Ariège river valley and watched over the countryside, protected by unbreachable walls. Today an elaborate museum inside traces the history of this emblematic edifice. Visit with audio guide.

Duration: 2 hours


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Activity Location

  • Carcassonne Center
  • Carcassonne Occitanie

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Traveler pickup is offered Pick up in any hotels, bed and breakfast around Carcassonne. Pick up from and train station, Airport or port. Any point of pick up is accepted if around Carcassonne. Airports Salvaza Airport, Carcassonne Center, Carcassonne France Ports canal du midi
    • Carcassonne Occitanie

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