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Our guided tours

Invitations to travel through history

Visit smart all year round! Thanks to the expert eye and crystal-clear explanations of our tour guides from the Office de tourisme des Pyrénées Cathares, our history and heritage will no longer hold any secrets for you. Untold anecdotes and local legends will take you away from everyday life, while shedding new light on the area! Our guided tours can be adapted for groups or individuals, and take you to the medieval city of Mirepoix, one of France’s most beautiful villages, Camon, or the legendary Cathar fortress of Montségur.village of Montségur. Let us transport you back in time through fascinating tales, and unveil some of our best-kept secrets!

Guided tours

Why not make a reservation?

Visiting is good, understanding and learning is better! To discover the history, legends and secrets of our Cathar towns, our guides have concocted guided tours for young people aged 7 to 77 ;-). Depending on the season, you’ll have a choice of different tours. Follow your guide and discover Camon, the village of a hundred rosebushes, Mirepoix and its Maison des Consuls, or Montségur, the Cathar town. Some of our tours are even themed according to the time of year: take part in a fun and humorous tour that will leave you with unexpected memories. Who says you can’t learn by having fun?



Visit the medieval town

Monday, February 12 at 3:30pm

Thursday, February 15 at 10:30am

Monday, February 19 at 10:30am

Thursday, February 22 at 10:30am

adults : €10

children – 16: free


Renaissance light

Thursday, February 15, 3:30 pm

Thursday, February 22, 3:30 pm

adults : €10

children – 16: free


Guided tours


Your tailor-made visit

If you’d like to organize a special event for a group of friends, members of your association or your company‘s staff, we’ll reserve a tour just for you, to help them discover the wonders of the Cathar Pyrenees. We offer a catalog of guided tours dedicated to groups, which we will adapt to make your event a memorable one. Tell us what you’d like to see on a personalized guided tour, and we’ll study your requirements and come up with a solution to make your project a reality. Depending on your objectives, we’ll design THE tour you need to make a lasting impression!

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