Mirepoix, castles of Montségur & Camon guided tour
Our first stop is Mirepoix, a beautiful medieval village dating from the 10th century. The large central square is flanked by a magnificent covered arcade, created by half timbered houses supported on wooden pillars.
We then head to the Château de Montségur, where the last stake of the Crusade against the Cathars occurred in the 13th century. We then spend a relaxing lunch, enjoying the local cuisine.
Next stop is for a relaxing walk in Camon, picturesque medieval village, classified amongst the most beauftiful villages of France, it is also known for its hundreds rose trees that are perfuming and decorating the streets. Camon was founded around a Benedictine abbey in the Xth century.