Day tour from Foix, Montségur and Mirepoix. Shared tour from Toulouse.
It is the Perfect tour for nature and heritage lovers… there is some breathtaking landscape and I will tell you more about the Cathars…
This tour require a good physical condition, and good walking shoes to be able to hike to Montségur castle. Accessible to any person with a good physical condition able to hike.
The Foix castle is with audio guide.
I can lend 4 walking sticks.
If the minimum of 4 participants adults is not reached 12 hours before the tour starts, it can be canceled. This tour can be booked "private" in order to have a guarantee departure with no minimum of participants.
per adult from
9 to 10 hours
What's included :
- Private guide and driver.
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Private transportation
- Entry/Admission - Chateau de Foix
- Entry/Admission - Chateau de Montsegur
What's excluded :
- Personal insurances.
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Chateau de Foix, Place du Palais de Justice, 09000, Foix France
Our first stop is Foix. The city is dominated by its magnificent castle which stands on a rocky outcrop; a testimony to the glorious past of this medieval town. With it’s imposing walls and three towers, it has defied wars and time.
As there is long drive, we don’t stop in a restaurant. Please take a sandwich for a picnic.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Stop At: Chateau de Montsegur, D9, 09300 Montsegur France
We then drive to the Château de Montségur, where during a1hr30 round hike I will tell you the dramatic story and tragedy of the Crusade against the Cathars which occured in the 12th century. We then spend a relaxing lunch, enjoying the local cuisine.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Mirepoix, France
Next stop is Mirepoix, a beautiful medieval village (it has an amazing outdoor market every Monday morning), the earliest mention of the place dates back to the 10th century.
Duration: 30 minutes
Departure Point :Metro Ramonville, 2 Avenue Flora Tristan, 31520 Ramonville-Saint-Agne, France
Departure Time :9:00 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Infant seats available
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- Near public transportation
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.