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Private day tour to discover the ancient city of Carcassonne

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Carcassonne

9 hours
Enjoy a full day private tour of Carcassonne, a fortified city listed as World Heritage by UNESCO!
-5% *
599 €
630 €
Package Price
* Valid until 31/12/2017

Presentation

Highlights of this day :

  • Explore the romantic city of Carcassonne with a guide at your service
  • Admire the imposing fortress of the ancient city
  • Visit the Gothic Cathedral of Saint- Nazaire
  • Contemplate the cathedral dating from the thirteenth century
  • The services and comments of the guide
  • Lunch in a typical restaurant in the area
  • Pick up and drop off by Minivan from throughout the region


After confirming your reservation we will send you within 48 hours a confirmation email. You will find:

  • Our confirmation of the availability
  • Your VOUCHER (to print) to handover
  • Detailed information about your service
  • The confirmation of your payment.
  • Your credit card will be charged at confirmation of the availability of the service

Carcassonne

Enjoy a full day private walking tour in the beautiful walled city of Carcassonne. Wander the medieval streets and explore the sublime castle and the ramparts and romantic buildings.

You’ll be picked up in the morning from your hotel wherever it is in the region.  

You will discover the city of Carcassonne, known to be one of the best preserved fortified medieval cities in Europe. Perched on a hill and ideally located on the trade routes and migration south of France, the City has been deemed "stunning."
Guided by your driver/guide, you can stroll the cobbled medieval streets and many shops. Admire also the Saint-Nazaire Basilica and St. Celsus, combining Romanesque and Gothic style.
Enjoy this guided day tour to discover the most beautiful sites of Carcassonne!

Carcassonne was created under the Romans and fortified in the Middle Ages. During the tour of the city of Carcassonne, you see the various stages of construction, understand the crusade against the Cathars and follow history of the city until today.
Restored by Viollet-le-Duc in the nineteenth century, this fortified city was declared World Heritage by UNESCO in 1997 while the lower town called Bastide Saint-Louis, is now part of a conservation program.

Come walk in Carcassonne for a visit tailored to your pace, to discover the sites you want. Admire the medieval architecture and discover the rich culture that inspired poets and writers such as William Faulkner.

The town consists of two parts: the old city itself and the city of Carcassonne. Normally the tours focus on the city, but it is possible to visit the rest of the city if you want.
Discover the castle and the ramparts at the heart of this medieval city, explore the Cathedral and the Saint-Nazaire Basilica and observe the Narbonne gate, main gate of the ancient city.

Return: end of the afternoon you’ll be dropped back to your starting point.

This route can be arranged according to your wishes with the agreement of your driver / guide.
Feel free to talk with him or her  if you want to see or visit certain places. The route and the daily program are flexible.

Good to know :

Validity: every day (except special events)

Tour can be possible in the following languages : English - French - Chinese - Russian - Spanish - Arabic etc ...

Pick up at your hotel (or other place please contact us).
Pick up cities : Narbonne - Arles  - Sète  -  Montpellier  - Nîmes – Bézier – Toulouse – Carcassonne

To participate to this service, you simply have to present your voucher to the service provider on site

Commitments Objectif France
Our team is here to make your holiday a success and meet all your expectations. Every detail is important in the organization and undertaking of your stay. Objectif France will accompany you in the process of organizing your trip in France.

Anything else we can help you with?
Remember that Objectif France is an incoming tour operator who creates discovery trips in France and across Western Europe.
Our team is at your disposal if you need help organizing your trip:

  • Car rental or private transfers
  • Accommodation Reservation: hotels, B & B, boutique hotels and anything unusual
  • Guide and interpreter services
  • Booking of restaurants that require reservations in advance (Michelin starred restaurants etc ...)
  • Booking tours which require reservations in advance
  • Etc ....


Our team is ready to answer any of your questions. By e-mail info@objectiffrance.com or phone at 00 33 (0) 9 66 96 13 19

Have a great trip – bon voyage

Price

From 1 to 8 people

Our price includes:

  • Private vehicle minivan air-conditioned 9 seats
  • Driver guide interpreter who speaks your language
  • Parking fees, tolls and fuel


Our price does not include:

  • Drinks during the day and at the restaurant
  • The entrance fees in the sights
  • Lunch in a typical restaurant
  • Tips (optional)
  • Any other extra staff


Cancellation conditions:
Once we have confirmed the availability of the activity cancellation fees will apply as follows:
More than 7 days before the arrival date - 50 % charge
Less than 7 days before the arrival date and in case of No Show: 100 % charge


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