CHÂTEAU DE LORDAT

LORDAT

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Description

Overlooking the Ariège valley from the top of a 965 metre-high spur with 2 surrounding walls, Lordat is considered to be one of the largest medieval fortresses of the former county of Foix.
Comtal then royal, a Cathar refuge, it was built in several stages. First mentioned in writings in 1030, it was occupied from the 11th to the 17th century.
It offers a remarkable panorama over the valley. The walk to the castle takes approximately 10 minutes.
Guided tours in summer on Wednesdays and Sundays at 4 pm (except during events).
A range of activities and entertainment: falconry displays, treasure hunts, historical re-enactments.

Spoken languages : Spanish

Opening

From September 1, 2022 to November 1, 2022

Monday
09:00 à 17:00
Tuesday
09:00 à 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 à 17:00
Thursday
09:00 à 17:00
Friday
09:00 à 17:00
Saturday
09:00 à 17:00
Sunday
09:00 à 17:00

Prices

  • Adult full rate : from 7,00€ to 10,00€
  • Rate for children : from 2,50€ to 7,00€
  • Students rates : from 4,50€ to 7,00€
  • Family rate : from 12,50€ to 29,00€
  • Group rate/adult : from 2,50€ to 3,50€

Payment

  • Credit card
  • Cheques and postal orders (F)
  • Holiday vouchers (F)
  • Cash
  • Eurocard – Mastercard
  • Money transfers
  • Visa

Equipement & services

  • Activities with a specific theme
  • Conferences

Location

09250 LORDAT
Lat. 42° 46′ 31.98″ – Lon. 1° 45′ 5.39″

Route & access

Nearby