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La Bastide Saint Louis

42 rue Barbes | Marché ouvert des maraîchers, 11000 Carcassonne, France
+33 4 68 72 34 81
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42 rue Barbes | Marché ouvert des maraîchers, 11000 Carcassonne, France
+33 4 68 72 34 81

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Reviewed 9 July 2017

We walked here several times. On Saturdays they have a food market at Place Carnot and a clothing market in another square. The used clothing market was a free for all. There are lots of nice looking shops in the area as well as Restaurants,...More

Thank Cynthia A
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I could never tire of La Bastide St Louis. There is so much character and history in such a concentrated area. The grid layout of the Bastid is great to help you navigate around and around each corner there seems to be something new to...More

Thank MRB01
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We visited in January on a Saturday. It was a nice walk but quite similar to other French/Spanish towns. I wouldn't go out of my way to visit it again. Some reviewers describe it as 'bustling' but it certainly wasn't when I visited although this...More

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The Bastide is the town of St Louis situated below the citadel, The Bastide was originally a fully walled town built on a grid pattern which you can still see today though the cross streets often have little cars speeding along them between the main...More

1  Thank Mark G
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The Bastide was built in the 13thC on a strictly rectangular plan laid out around the central square, Place Carnot. It pales by comparison with the near-by Cite but is worth a wander round if you have the time to spare.

Thank Rod G
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We went down here on both saturday and sudnay morning for as troll waht a difference - saturday bustling busy and so vibrant, sunday really really queit worth a walk if you want to get into the real part of town

2  Thank swift314
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We walk through town thanks to a tourist map from tourism info. There are some nice buildings and it's very quiet compare to the medieval town.

Thank Cath S
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

This was a charming area to walk around in during the day. Many shops and restaurants to check out if you haven't made any plans. There is even an alright art gallery that you can go to for free that takes about an hour or...More

Thank Andrewbyrne86
Reviewed 23 April 2016

A maze of narrow streets with shops, cafes and lovely old buildings to wander around many of which could do with some tlc.

Thank johnhp702
Reviewed 15 February 2016

I am staying in the Bastide and I enjoy the markets and the meat and fish shops. Can be a bit dodgy at night though.

1  Thank AntoinetteM199
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