Cité de Carcassonne
The Cité de Carcassonne is the fortified core of the famous walled city of Gallo-Roman origin in southern France. It consists of double defensive walls punctuated by 52 watchtowers, a castle with a museum, a Gothic cathedral, and impressive historic buildings within the enclosure. It's also the inspiration for the beloved table game Carcassonne. It's been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1997.
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Enjoy walking in the surroundings by day and night as the atmosphere is quite different.
For weekends or holidays too many people, so if want to enjoy it needs to take around 4 hours.
Also, modern art and history is very hard to crack but these yellows rings installation is clearly NOT the example! Please remove it. imIt euins the castle’s aesthetics!