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Chateau de Roquefixade

Roquefixade, 09300, France
+33 5 61 01 55 02
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Beautiful place

A nice village and above it the ruins of a castle. Be careful when visiting the ruins it may be a... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
flo p
,
Lavelanet, France
Wonderful hike

We hiked to the Chateau de Roquefixade. It was a beautiful wooded hike mostly through the forest... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2016
AlaskaFamly
,
Fairbanks
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“montsegur” (5 reviews)
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Roquefixade, 09300, France
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+33 5 61 01 55 02

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

A nice village and above it the ruins of a castle. Be careful when visiting the ruins it may be a little bit dangerous (you may fall). If you're interested there is a place for climbing on the path to the castle.

Thank flo p
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

We hiked to the Chateau de Roquefixade. It was a beautiful wooded hike mostly through the forest, culminating with beautiful views, and a ruined Cathar castle to explore. It was a perfect outing from Toulouse. Along the way we stopped to see a cave and...More

Thank AlaskaFamly
Reviewed 1 April 2016

we parked our car at the entrance of the village. we visited the tiny village and than took the walk to the top, to see the ruine of the chateau. it was a very nice walk. we enjoyed many nice views. the walk is not...More

Thank Salima K
Reviewed 23 December 2015

We arrived on a sunny December day in our quest to see all the Cathar castles. The drive up here from Foix is stunning - even if you don't want to walk all the up to the castle the views on the way are well...More

Thank StPalais
Reviewed 9 July 2015

L'Auberge des Troubadours has new owners and a new name (previously Les Hirondelles). The lunches are fabulous, Jenny has a real flair, the mixed salad came with 5 types of each meat and cheese and home made chutney and pickles and looked and tasted delicious....More

1  Thank isay55
Reviewed 24 June 2015

We went to Roquefixade on the way to the caves in Niaux. A stunning place. The village is lovely, and the climb to the castle is around 20 mins. The view of the valley is amazing, and the castle ruins on top has a romantic...More

Thank tuska007
Reviewed 5 October 2014 via mobile

We went here on a recommendation from our hotel. Great walk to the top of the hill where the Chateaux is located. But more stunning views from the top of the surrounding valley and small villages. The day was clear so we hot. Great view...More

Thank Regimat
Reviewed 4 August 2014 via mobile

This is a wonderful walk from the village to the ruined castle towering high above it. The walk takes about 30 minutes each way and the views from the top are breath taking. You can even see Montsegur castle high up in its peak down...More

Thank jswestern
Reviewed 18 July 2014

In order to get to the castle of Roquefixade, you have to get up a steep path. Be sure you'll be out of breath when you get there. The castle is in complete ruins, but you get a pretty good view on what it should...More

1  Thank Nico S
Reviewed 25 January 2013

There is a fantastic circular walk for all the family which incorporates a very impressive Cathar castle,. The walk starts in the historic, pretty village of Roquefixade climbs gently through ancient beach tree woodland, between rocky limestone crags. After a slightly steeper section you arrive...More

3  Thank tascaball
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