Cathar Country Tours
This tour is usually combined with a visit to Queribus
Moderate walk, rough paths. c45 mins hilly access
For the latest scheduled tour dates, see scheduled Tour Dates
Times for the day tour: 9am - 5 pm
Ruins of the lower (Aragonese) 11th century château-fort (castle) of Peyrepertuse
Ruins of the upper (French) 13th century château-fort (castle) of San Jordi.
The strategic position of Peyrepertuse in the Corbières
Lookout point after the Château carpark,
rue du Château,
Lat. N 42.870216
Long. E 2.559444
The tour is lead by the author James McDonald. James has extensive experience as a public speaker and broadcaster, and lives locally in the heart of Cathar Country. His has an encyclopedic knowledge of all aspects of Catharism and its history in the Languedoc. He is an author and the translator of Voltaire's work on the Cathars, published in English as "The Crusade Against the People of the Languedoc".
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