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Carcassonne Medieval City, Carcassonne
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Carcassonne Medieval City, a fully restored, fortified French town dates back more than 2,000 years. This site is widely considered one of the best examples of a well-preserved medieval city with heavy fortifications. A classic fortress on a high peak features architectural influences from the Romans, fifth-century Visigoths, and later occupants. You can explore two rings of fortified walls with battlements, conical towers, bridges, stone streets, and medieval buildings. A famous Gothic cathedral with carved stone columns and stained glass windows crowns the city. Plan your Carcassonne Medieval City visit and explore what else you can see and do in Carcassonne using our Carcassonne trip generator.
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  • Also, the food in the restaurants were not good. Not near the town of Carcassonne, so would have to get into a car for that. 
  • The site is beautiful, in each corner has a place that you will call it attention. Visit the highly recommended Castle.
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  • We were the bridge of December and it did not disappoint us one very well preserved medieval city you moved to another time is very nice
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