"QUILLAN, COEUR DU PAYS CATHARE" AREA
20 rue Baptiste Marcet 11500 QUILLAN
1/01 - 31/05 : 9,60 €/24h
1/06 - 30/09 : 10,80 €/24h
1/10 - 31/12 : 9,60 €/24h
Parking 5h + services : 5 €
+ tourist tax : 1/01 - 31/12 : 0,55 €/nuit
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300m above sea level, to the south of the Aude department, Quillan is an important location in the Cathar land, right at the center of a mountain “cirque” (amphitheatre-like valley).
Open: All year round – 24/7
GPS Coordinates : Lat : 42.87128 Long : 2.18172
300m above sea level, to the south of the Aude department, Quillan is an important location in the Cathar land, right at the center of a mountain "cirque" (amphitheatre-like valley).
Built on a riverside in 781, this small town is a perfect place for outdoor sports and cultural visits (like discovering the Cathar heritage).
Come and enjoy the delights of this historical city: visit the roman Notre Dame church (12th century),the military castle (13th century), the hôtels particuliers", the old public baths renovated into the town's Tourist Centre...
Around Quillan, you will also find beautiful natural sites: the "Pierre-Lys" pass, “St Georges” canyon, "Calamus" canyon, Cathar Castles and many other caves and caverns.
You may also take a walk by the Aude river, hike or ride your bike on mountain tours and circuits, try river sports (kayaking, rafting...) or fishing, or even try mountain climbing.
All in all, you should be able to find an activity for everyone in the family: old and young, amateurs or sport lovers.
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