APP Cite de Caracassonne

Carcassonne is a city located in the south of France, in the Occitanie region. It is renowned for its rich historical heritage and well-preserved medieval architecture. The town is crossed by the Aude, a river which adds to its charm.

Mainly known for its medieval fortified city, Carcassonne attracts many tourists from all over the world every year. The City of Carcassonne has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1997, which testifies to its cultural and historical importance.

The City is surrounded by impressive ramparts dating from the 3rd century BC and reinforced in the 13th century. There are towers, battlements, cobbled streets and well-preserved medieval buildings, giving visitors the feeling of taking a trip back in time.