Le guide de voyage à Carcassonne

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The city of Carcassonne is a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, the city therefore attracts many visitors who come to enjoy the historical heritage. You can book accommodation for your stay directly in the city or in the new town. There are a lot of visitors in the summer, you can enjoy more of the city outside of the summer.

tips vacation in Carcassonne

By train, Carcassonne is connected to major cities of the south of France, with daily TGV connections to Toulouse, Bordeaux, Marseille ... starting from Paris, trips are with change, the only direct connections are from the gare d'Austerlitz : a night train and can reach Carcassonne, which can be handy to save time on site, as part of a weekend for example.

By car, the best is to find to park as soon as possible (not always easy), and never touch the steering wheel before the day of departure: Carcassonne is a city easily explored on foot .

Carcassonne can hold you one day like a week ... a short stop to quickly go around the medieval city, but little else. To deepen the visit to some museums, discover the Bastide Saint-Louis (city center) but also make a turn towards the Canal du Midi, count two days minimum. With more time, we begin to provide excursions in the area ...

Level accommodation, it really is all in Carcassonne: for example, in the ramparts of the city, there is both a hostel a luxury hotel, 5 stars! Reassure us, there is also the choice between the two, of good quality hotels as guest houses and charming environment; absolutely no need to fix the Carcassonne to find a hotel, or other nice affordable addresses are located elsewhere in the city, within walking distance. Another option, valid for the long stays the surrounding countryside of Carcassonne, in a cottage, for example, or even camping for the budget ...

Let it be said, Carcassonne is a very tourist destination. At certain hours during periods of heavy traffic, the crowd that era through the streets of the medieval city will be liable to hamper the visit ... advice, prefer the morning hours, or enjoy Carcassonne city lit up at night: from the Old Bridge, a great show!

And that says big tourists always says tourist traps that come with it ... the pseudo-medieval souvenir shops, low quality conscious restaurants, we wary of these basic traps in the city: so avoid adding salt in a mediocre restaurant which pays primarily part where Carcassonne is full of great restaurants! Téléchargez votre guide de voyage gratuit pour Carcassonne en pdf avec cartes touristiques, infos pratiques et descriptifs complets des lieux de visite et restauration. Les guides pour Carcassonne comportent les principaux sites touristiques, quelques restaurants et attractions principales de la destination.Certains guides vous donnent plus d'informations qu'un guide papier traditionnel, d'autres sont plus courts et appropriés pour une visite rapide des lieux.

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