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Chateau de Queribus

1 rue Achille Mir, 11350 Cucugnan, France
+33 4 68 45 03 69
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Great place to visit (en français plus bas)

This was a nice Cathare castle to visit. The walk up to the castle is not to long, as the parking... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kwi_kwa_ju
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The Netherlands
via mobile
Stunning views, including the Chateau Peyrepertuse in the disatnce

I think this cost around six euros. The car park is basically a narrowish slope not too far from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pennock54
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Valencia, Spain
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  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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1 rue Achille Mir, 11350 Cucugnan, France
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+33 4 68 45 03 69
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was a nice Cathare castle to visit. The walk up to the castle is not to long, as the parking it already a good way up. The view is nice and the castle is well kept. You can also see the village of Cucugnan...More

1  Thank Kwi_kwa_ju
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think this cost around six euros. The car park is basically a narrowish slope not too far from the castle. The walk up is a lot easier than for the Cháteau Peyrepertuset and even Puilaurens. It was very windy and so it was quite...More

1  Thank pennock54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It takes about 10 minutes to walk up a steepish path but when you get there it does take much imagination to feel how it must have been like in its day. If you enjoy history this is a must and if you don't it...More

3  Thank Bonwight
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go there ! 20 minutes steepish walk to the castle, but the views are phenomenal. HOW did they build it there ?

1  Thank TimVenner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Queribus is an astonishing feat of construction right atop a high cliff point. Rich Cathar history with superb views for miles. There is a good car park at the bottom of the cliff - this is a steep walk up, but worth it.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Queribus was one of the key Cathar castles and it is easy to see why. The location on top of a mountain looks impregnable. The climb up must be difficult on windy days but we were fortunate to have good weather. The view, particularly over...More

1  Thank J_Jarndyce
Reviewed 10 July 2017

It's a short climb up an easy path until nearer the top then it becomes a little trickier with slippery steps and a short but steep ascent. It's worth it though for the views when you reach the top of the spiral staircase. Beware there...More

1  Thank tubs168
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I recently visited the Chateau with my family and 18 month old boy as part of a two day trip around Southern France. The surrounding countryside is very picturesque and the drive to the castle is a very pleasant one. There is ample parking, with...More

2  Thank DonKost
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We took a trip out to Tautavel to the museum of the 450,000 year old man - which was not really that impressive - and then continued on to Maury and to the chateau de querebus. Well worth the visit. The views from the top...More

Thank Seamus S
Reviewed 3 November 2016

This castle is stunning, the ruins stand on a rocky ridge with splendid views all around. The walk up from the car park is relatively short but steep and it is best to wear walking shoes. The day we visited was clear and sunny but...More

2  Thank Marilyn674
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