Chateau de Queribus, Cucugnan

Chateau de Queribus is a historic ruined castle and one of the French Ministry of Culture's historic monuments. One of five Cathar Castles, it was built strategically along the French border with Spain. The castle stands isolated on a high peak with a view of the surrounding terrain, giving it a tremendous tactical advantage over attackers. Visit to get an interesting perspective on medieval warfare and strategic architecture. Plan to see Chateau de Queribus and other attractions that appeal to you using our Cucugnan vacation maker site.
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  • A steep long but straight climb to the top. I had bought my ticket with the Theatre Mir show in Cucugnan the day before. Toilet in the car park. This is regarded as one of the last Cathar...  more »
  • Although it is somewhat difficult to get to the top of this structure, it is well-worth the effort. The winds we encountered on the way up were the strongest I have ever experienced. There is a good.....  more »
  • Simply amazing! An incredible castle right on top of a mountain! Strongly recommend a visit.
  • We had a very windy day but up there the view was fantastic and the secret path to the lower defence chamber was extraordinary
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