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Chateau de Queribus, Cucugnan

4.6
#8 of 62 in Historic Sites in Aude
Must see · Historic Site · Tourist Spot
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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  • Cathar castle in the Aude looks very impressive. Car parking close by. Easy walk up but not suitable if support is needed. Excellent views from the top  more »
  • Now reopen, you need your own transport to access this castle site in the middle of the countryside. Not too expensive, and a small guide sheet sufficient for what is there. There is a steepish...  more »
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  • 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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