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Château de Puivert

14 locals recommend

Tips from locals

Lou
Lou
January 31, 2019
Cathar castle near to the lake
Alan
Alan
November 12, 2018
Iconic medieval castle that features heavily in Kate Mosse's atmospheric 2018 novel, "The Burning Chambers".
Sue & Tony
Sue & Tony
July 23, 2018
Although also to be found caught up in the sad stories of the 'Cathars', the Chateau at Puivert is far more closely linked with Occitania and the creation of the travelling troupes of Troubadours starting in the late 11th century.
Kim & Katrin
Kim & Katrin
February 17, 2018
This medieval castle has a stunning view over the valley
Johanna
Johanna
March 14, 2016
Historic Chateau on a hill top. Wonderful views.

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Point of Interest
“En fin de période de neige découvrez les marmottes.et les randonnées pédestres . En hiver la station dispose d'un important site réservé aux enfants et débutants .”
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Museum
“ A great little find in the heart of the village, lots of history and information on the ancient Troubadours and the instruments they played, there's often a demonstration of the music too.”
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Café
“Great family-run lakeside restaurant with friendly staff and simple, delicious food. ”
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Park
“This special place is housed in a medieval Abbaye. The food and ambiance are amazing and worth the fairly steep price! ”
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Lodging
“ SENSATIONS CLIMBING VIA CORDA FOREST GRIMP Move in complete safety on specially designed courses. Sensations and good atmosphere guaranteed! SENSATIONS ARCHERY A skill sport that develops concentration and self-control, archery is fun for young and old alike. Will you be as clever as William Tell when aiming the target?”
  • 6 locals recommend
Location
Puivert, 11230
Phone04 68 20 81 52