The Unesco World heritage sites tour take you on a 5 to 15 days journey across France’s Unesco’s world heritage sites.

here we offer you the opportunity of discovering the Canal du midi, a true masterpiece of engineering and architecture and the Carcassonne fortified city.

The Canal du Midi and the City of Carcassonne are two must-see sites in southwestern France, located in the Occitanie region.

The Canal du Midi is a masterpiece of engineering that connects the Mediterranean Sea to the Atlantic Ocean through the south of France. Built in the 17th century, the canal stretches over 240 kilometers and includes 64 locks as well as bridges and tunnels.

Boats navigating the canal offer breathtaking views of the picturesque landscapes of southern France, with vineyards, fields of sunflowers and medieval villages. The Cité de Carcassonne is a medieval fortified town perched on a hill overlooking the Aude River. The city is surrounded by ramparts and imposing towers, which date from the 12th century. With its cobbled streets, squares and stone houses, the Cité de Carcassonne offers visitors a unique experience, allowing them to step back in time to the Middle Ages. The city has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1997.

The Canal du Midi and the Cité de Carcassonne are two must-see tourist destinations for visitors to the Occitanie region. Whether you are interested in history, nature, food or culture, these two sites offer an unforgettable travel experience, which combines stunning natural landscapes with architectural and cultural marvels. By exploring these two sites, visitors can uncover the region’s hidden secrets, admire the spectacular natural landscapes, taste the local cuisine and soak up the fascinating culture of southern France. Whether for a day trip or for a longer stay, the Canal du Midi and the Cité de Carcassonne are travel destinations that are sure to leave you with lasting memories.


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