Chateau de Queribus, Cucugnan

4.6
Chateau de Queribus is a historic ruined castle and one of the French Ministry of Culture's historic monuments. One of five Cathar Castles, it was built strategically along the French border with Spain. The castle stands isolated on a high peak with a view of the surrounding terrain, giving it a tremendous tactical advantage over attackers. Visit to get an interesting perspective on medieval warfare and strategic architecture. Plan to see Chateau de Queribus and other attractions that appeal to you using our Cucugnan vacation maker site .
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  • To start with I wasn’t convinced that we were going to survive the drive up to the carpark. Not because of the super narrow, super steep winding road with a sheer drop on one side, but because of the ...  more »
  • A magnificent castle, with a view no less magnificent. It is a place steeped in history and heroic acts. A magical and unforgettable place. Wow!
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  • Simply amazing! An incredible castle right on top of a mountain! Strongly recommend a visit.
  • We had a very windy day but up there the view was fantastic and the secret path to the lower defence chamber was extraordinary
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