Trip Planner:   Europe  /  France  /  Occitanie  /  Aude  /  Carcassonne  /  Historic Sites  /  Basilica of Saint-Nazaire

Basilica of Saint-Nazaire, Carcassonne

(4.4/5 based on 1,100+ reviews on the web)
A basilica minor and a national monument, Basilica of Saint-Nazaire houses some of the most famous stained glass in the south of France. Historians believe the Visigoths built the original church on this site in the sixth century. The new cathedral was completed in the 12th century. The Gothic interior architecture and decorations include alternating round and square support pillars, the Saint-Pierre Vault, additional vaults with a Scandinavian influence, and the tomb of Bishop Radulphe. To visit Basilica of Saint-Nazaire on your holiday in Carcassonne, and find out what else Carcassonne has to offer, use our Carcassonne trip itinerary maker.
map
Create a full Carcassonne itinerary

Plan your trip to Carcassonne

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Carcassonne by other users

2 days in Carcassonne BY A USER FROM CANADA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in South of France BY A USER FROM CANADA November, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in South of France BY A USER FROM INDONESIA July, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in South of France BY A USER FROM SEYCHELLES May, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in South of France BY A USER FROM CANADA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 50 days in France & Monaco-Ville BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in South of France, Chamonix & Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 30 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 27 days in Barcelona, South of France & Paris BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 27 days in Barcelona, South of France & Paris BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in South of France BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 60 days in France BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • There is an atmosphere of relaxation and especially of history in this place. The beauty of the architecture doesn't leave you indifferent.
    View original
  • Beautiful church located inside the city. Beautiful stained glass. A must see when visiting a quote it
    View original
  • I discovered, there is little, this church that does not lack charm, that is in very good condition. Expo, personalized welcome - halt when it's hot
    View original