CHAPELLE NOTRE DAME DU CROS

CAUNES-MINERVOIS

Last update 2/11/2020

Description

Located outside of the village, in a peacefull and sunny valley.
The origins of the chapel seem to date from the 6th c., when, according to the legend, a sheperdness gave some water from the spring to her sick child who cured miraculously ! Chapels where built and a pilgrimage took place. The actual chapel dates from the XIIth c. and has been restaured during the XV & XVIth c. Inside there is a lot of marble, masses are held everyday.
Behind the chapel there are plane trees, the stream, cliffs..it is an ideal place for hiking, climbing, picnics…

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Location

D 115
11160 CAUNES-MINERVOIS
Lat. 43° 20′ 3.58″ – Lon. 2° 32′ 42.04″

Route & access

Nearby