The must visits

Under the Decree N° 2020-260 of March 16, 2020 restricting movements of people in order to limit the spread of the covid-19 virus, providers of leisure, cultural or sports activities, restaurants and cafés suspend their activity until March 31, 2020. Under the prefectural decree n° SIDPC - 2020 03 19 01 health prevention measures are strengthened, by prohibiting until 15 April 2020, the use of the following sites: forest massifs, seaside beaches and inland waterways, leisure resorts, City of Carcassonne and landscaped areas around the castles and abbeys, Canal du Midi and its surroundings. Carcassonne will be delighted to welcome you as soon as the health conditions improve. So, we cancel some of our guided tours of the Medieval City until further notice. However, all our visits planned in high season are currently maintained. As a precaution, we recommend that you contact us by email at the following address: to ensure that the guided tours and activities offered on the dates mentioned on our e-shop are maintained.

Discover the selection of the MUST of our Guided Tours

Passionate about history ? A bit curious in search of originality or rather careful in search of safe values? We have the visit you need! Guided tours during the day for the wisest, nocturnal visits for the most adventurous (in summer), guided tours for fans of Molière (in summer) ... in short the tourist office has thought of everything for you and here is our selection visits to absolutely book!

#Classic guided tour

This is the "best-seller" tour that will give you all the secrets of the Medieval City. Accompanied by a guide speaker, the guided tour of the Médieval City of Carcassonne in english will give you another look at the city and its 2500 years of history. Live a real trip in the past ...!

# 6/12 years old Children Guided Tour

The guide, dressed, embodies an inhabitant of the city who tells you his life at that time, in a fun and interactive way. An ideal visit to discover the history of the Medieval City with your family! This guided tour is only in French or in spanish.

#Treasure Hunt Tour

The legend tells that a treasure would be hidden in the City of Carcassonne ... Will you find it? One way to find out is to come to the tourist office to pick up your "Treasure Hunt Box" or order it directly online! It's your turn !

#Tour of Château Comtal

This is the must visit if you want to know more about the history of the Medieval City. Ticketing available directly at the Château reception. Price: € 7.50 (adult) for access to the castle and the ramparts except the northern rampart (temporarily closed).

#Night guided tour

In July and August, take advantage of the coolness of a summer night to discover the Carcassonne Medieval City. Our guides will lead you, between lighted ramparts and romantic alleys, in search of lost time... Visit only in french