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Languedoc: Tour and Tasting at Domaine de Baronarques

1. Languedoc: Tour and Tasting at Domaine de Baronarques

Dive into centuries of winemaking tradition with a tour of the Domaine de Baronaques. Acquired by Baroness Philippine de Rothschild and her 2 sons in 1998, the vineyard has been in existence since the 17th century, when it was under the possession of the Abbey de Saint-Polycarpe. Across over 270 acres of lush vineyards, experience the raw materials that coalesce to form a wine celebrated across the globe. After arrival at the vineyard, you'll tour the vat-house and barrel-room where wines are fermented and aged, and see the 19th-century French Château, nestled into a tree-covered hill. After the tour, you will have the opportunity to taste the 3 wines produced at the Domaine de Baronaques: Grand Vin Rouge, La Capitalle de Baronarques, and Grand Vin Blanc.

Immerse yourself in the Time of the Builders in Carcassonne

2. Immerse yourself in the Time of the Builders in Carcassonne

Immerse yourself in the 13th century and explore the city of Carcassonne, a medieval gem. Meet Guilhem, a 13th-century master builder, alive and captivating, embodied by a professional and passionate professional guide. Son of Pierre the builder, one of King Louis IX's engineers, and an Occitan mother, Guilhem will introduce you to the city of Carcassonne in an informative and entertaining way. The tour will lead you through the medieval city of Carcassonne, marked by the extensive construction work of the 13th century. You will discover the daily life and tools of a builder of the era, and delve into the history of Catharism through Guilhem's perspective. Points of interest such as the Narbonne Gate, the lices (outer walls), the moat of the Comtal Castle, and the exterior of the Basilica are sure to pique your curiosity. This tour is more than just a simple historical stroll, it's a plunge into the past where anecdotes rub shoulders with History, in a fun and interactive setting. Perfect for adults and children of all ages, let yourself be carried away by Guilhem's energy for a tour enriched with historical objects, full of discoveries and surprises.

Carcassonne confronting the Crusades

3. Carcassonne confronting the Crusades

Dive into the 13th century in Carcassonne guided by Olivier de Termes, a distinguished knight who lived during the Albigensian Crusade. Our immersive tour will take you to the heart of this legendary fortress, guided by a passionate character in a historical outfit, brilliantly embodying the captivating role of Olivier de Termes. The starting point of our journey is at the majestic Narbonnaise Gate, from where we will delve into the tumultuous world of crusades, wars, and grand medieval constructions. Let Olivier de Termes recount his story: As a child, he grew up alongside the great faydit lords, these noble rebels who were dispossessed of their lands during the crusade against the Albigensians. His life was marked by years of fierce struggle to reclaim his inheritance, and finally, peace settled in the Midi. Determined, he decides to put his skills in the service of the King of France to defend the Holy Land. His exploits on the battlefield earned him a position as one of the king's chief advisors. As we explore the city walls, the surroundings of the castle, and the splendid Basilica of Saint-Nazaire, Olivier de Termes will transport us to the key moments of Carcassonne in the 13th century. His captivating narration will immerse us in the heart of this era filled with adventures and historical significance. This interactive tour is a unique experience to immerse yourself in the fascinating world of Carcassonne during the time of the Crusades. An adventure not to be missed for young and old alike, discovering an era full of bravery and nobility.

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Fabulous afternoon at the vineyard! The staff were all so helpful and informative not to mention the wine was delicious!!

it was very interesting. a great guide. We recommend