Chateau de Puilaurens, Lapradelle-Puilaurens

The Château de Puilaurens (Puilaurens Castle, also Puylaurens; in Occitan: lo Castèl de Puèg-Laurenç) is one of the so-called Cathar castles in the commune of Lapradelle-Puilaurens in the Aude département. The castle is located above the Boulzane Valley and the villages of Lapradelle and Puilaurens. There is a path from Axat to the castle.

The castle has been listed as a monument historique by the French Ministry of Culture since 1902.
Chateau de Puilaurens is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , online itinerary creator Edition.
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Create an itinerary including Chateau de Puilaurens

Chateau de Puilaurens reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
207 reviews
  • It rained all night and it was going to rain all this day. This makes climbing the Cathar castles somewhat treacherous when you are stepping on smooth and worn stone. So I decided to climb only one...  more »
  • Upon arriving the small car park for the Chateau de Puilaurens, and paying our entrance fee, you are faced with what looks like quite an arduous path up to the chateau. The path is not as bad as it.....  more »
  • Build a plan

    Tell us where and when you
    want to go, we will build
    the best sightseeing itinerary
  • Refine it

    You have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
  • Book as a package

    Use our travel agents to get
    package savings and hassle free booking
  • Enjoy your trip!

    Enjoy our 24x7
    on-trip assistance

Side trips from Lapradelle-Puilaurens

Duration: 1h 30 min