Click on the image to view the interactive virtual tour. (Photography: Jean-Pierre Lavoie).
The fortified city of Carcassonne in southern France was considered impregnable and never conquered. It was begun by the Romans and built up through the years. It fell into disrepair and was restored in the 19th century. It is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Explore this 360 degrees interactive virtual tour and this wikipedia award-winning high resolution panoramic photograph of the fortress and the Pont Vieux crossing the Aude River. Experience this famous city as if you were there!