The historic city of Carcassonne is an urban an architectural fortified complex that is the oldest part of the main town of the French commune of Carcassonne, also known in French as Cité de Carcassone.
Tarn River gorge glides like a turquoise serpent at the foot of high cliffs. We found blocks of several hundred tons: the mass of Roque Sourde or, just above, the Roche Aiguille launches its 80 m high into the sky.
Our day excursion began with a visit to the ruins of the Château de Peyrelade located in Boyne. Thanks to its position to control the entrance of the Gorges du Tarn, is one of the most important castles in the province of Rouergue.
The "Parc du Chaos de Montpellier le Vieux" is a park with the same style as the Enchanted City of Cuenca, where the erosion of water and wind have carved into the gray stone of the Causse Noir curious shapes.