Chateau de Peyrepertuse


This royal fortress was the historic boundary between France and the Spanish kingdom of Aragon, with a surface area that is the same as the City of Carcassonne.
Since 1908, the site has been listed as a Monument Historique by the French Ministry of Culture.Peyrepertuse Castle is the best example of the military architecture of the Cathar Country at 2,600 feet.

From the lst July to the 31st August there will be a falconry show within the castle demonstrated by Patrice Ptoier, one of the most well known Falconers in France who will be flying Eagles, Falcons, Buzzards and Owls.

For two days in August during the “Peyrepertuse Medieval Festival” the best of the French touring theatrical groups invite you to relive the magic and wonder of the world of knights and legends of the Middle Ages.

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