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A Tour of Minerve - The 12th Century Cathar Hilltop Town

Take a trip through gorgeous countryside and medieval cities of southern France.

Your Canal du Midi cruise may include an excursion out to Minerve, the ancient capital of the Minervois, which boasts a 12th century Cathar fort surrounded by deep limestone gorges. Besieged by Simon de Montfort in 1215, its hilltop location affords spectacular views.

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