Deprecated: mysql_connect(): The mysql extension is deprecated and will be removed in the future: use mysqli or PDO instead in /storage/content/76/1008976/ on line 19 Fort Libéria - Villefranche de Conflent- Ode aan Aude

Fort Libéria - Villefranche de Conflent

Fort Libéria

Fort Libéria - Villefranche de Conflent

Fort Libéria - Villefranche de Conflent

Fort Libéria - Villefranche de Conflent

Fort Libéria - Villefranche de Conflent

Fort Libéria - Villefranche de Conflent
Fort Libéria - Villefranche de Conflent

Fort Liberia, the perched fortress that dominates Villefranche de Conflent is yours to explore. Remarkable monument built by Vauban in 1681, fortified under Napoleon III (1850 - 1856).

In an incomparable environment, walk the ramparts, look for some soldiers who have been ambushed in the counterscarp galleries or meet several ugly poisoners hidden in some underground prisons...
Fort Libéria - Villefranche de Conflent
You will discover historical reconstructions in thirteen rooms. The soldiers have carved their passages in stone at this place (name, origin, regiment). The castle has been given a different life: we meet the regiments of Vexin, Royal Rousillon, Piemonte, Italian (under Vauban), of the 12th Infantry Regiment (Napoleon III). On the other hand, one will discover the Material Library with the history of the quarries of yesteryear, of the companions who left their mark, the brickyards and lime kilns...
  - 1° Prix National de Restauration Patrimoine Historique 1988
- Ecu Européen du Tourisme 1988
- Label « Patrimoine Historique » des Vieilles Maisons Françaises
- Lauréat Européen 1995 Sauvegarde du Patrimoine

In 1659, the Treaty of the Pyrenees (after Louis XIV's marriage to the Queen of Spain) establishes a new border between France and Spain. Catalonia is cut in half. Founded in 1092 by Count Guillaume Raymond de Cerdagne, Villefranche is a strategic place responsible for the defense of the Conflent and guarding the passage to Cerdagne, while also serving as a base for operations in Catalonia...
Fort Libéria - Villefranche de Conflent
In the 17th century, the deep location of Villefranche posed a problem with the arrival of guns. In 1678, when peace returned, Louis XIV decided to complete the old development project for a large city in Conflent. From 1678 several engineers, including Chamois and Petit, were sent there. They believed building a fortress above the city would solve the problem, but the cost was too expensive. On his second visit to Roussillon (1679), Vauban will accept his project; Louis XIV's wish to see Roussillon endowed with an invulnerable defense system will thus be granted...


Français - French - Französisch - Francés - Francese - Frans English - Anglais - Englisch - Inglés - Engels Español - Spanish - Espagnole - Spanisch - Spagnolo - Spaans
Fort Libéria - Villefranche de Conflent

Fort Libéria - Villefranche de Conflent

Fort Libéria - Villefranche de Conflent

Fort Libéria - Villefranche de Conflent

Fort Libéria - Villefranche de Conflent
  Opening Fort Libéria - Villefranche de Conflent:

- July-August: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. non-stop
- May-June: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. non-stop
- other periods: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. non-stop
Tourisme Conflent Canigó Pyrénées-Orientales Snow-Golf Little-France Qualité Tourisme Occitanie Grands Sites Occitanie
Parc naturel régional Pyrénées Ariégeoises Villefranche-de-Conflent Office de Tourisme de Font-Romeu Les Plus Beaux Villages de France Pyrénées-Cerdagne Tourisme
Equipments and Services:
  * Shop
* Unguided group visits
* Group guided tours
* Restaurant
* Pets allowed
* Public Parking
* Groups Accepted
- Château de Peyrepertuse
- Rennes le Château
- Château de Puilaurens
- Château de Puivert
- Château de Montségur
- Le Château d'Arques
- Château Villerouge-Termenès
- Saint Hilaire
- Forteresse de Salses
- Les Quatre Châteaux de Lastours
- Château Féodal de Fitou
- L'Abbaye de Villelongue (Abbaye Cistercienne)
- Abbaye de Fontfroide
- L'Abbaye de Saint-Papoul
- Abbaye de Saint-Polycarpe
- Carcassonne, 'La Cité'
- Château Chalabre
- Château d'Aguilar
- Château d'Usson
- Château de Quéribus
- Château de Termes
- Château et Remparts de la Cité de Carcassonne
- Carcassonne, Le Pont Vieux
- Lagrasse
- Carcassonne, la Bastide Saint-Louis
- Caunes-Minervois
- Grotte de Limousis
- Le Gouffre Géant de Cabrespine
- Gorges de Caune-Pont (Gorges de Coynepont)
- Gorges de Gouleyrous
- Gorges de Padern
- Gorges de Pierre Lys
- Gorges du Congoust
- Gorges du Termenet
- Gorges du Torgan
- Gorges du Verdouble et le Moulin de Ribaute
- Grotte de Fontrabiouse
- Grotte de l'Aguzou
- Grottes des Grandes Canalettes
- Les Gorges de Galamus - Saint-Paul-de-Fenouillet
- Pont de Ribaute
- Rivière de St Laurent de la Cabrerisse
- Bulles et Lumières - Maison Guinot - Limoux
- Cathédrale Saint-Just et Saint-Pasteur - Narbonne
- Corbières
- Pyreneeën
- Sidobre
- Terra Vinea - Portel-des-Corbières
- La Réserve Africaine de Sigean
- Musée de l'Abbé Saunière - Rennes-le-Château
- Saissac
- Montagne Noire (Black Mountains)
- Ille-sur-Têt - Les Orgues
- La Curiosité de Lauriole
- Les 9 Écluses de Fonséranes - Béziers
- Eburomagus - la Maison de l'Archéologie - Bram
- Le Jardin Botanique de Foncaude - Feuilla
- Le Labyrinthe des Vignes - Arzens
- Le Petit Train de la Cité de Carcassonne
- Le Petit Train de Narbonne
- Le Sentier Sculpturel de Mayronnes
- Les Calèches de la Cité de Carcassonne
- Les Papillons d'Amarante - Lesparrou
- Moulin d'Omer - Les Maîtres de mon Moulin - Cucugnan
- Musée Archéologique de Peyriac-de-Mer
- Musée de l'Abbé Saunière - Rennes-le-Château
- Musée de l'Ecole - Carcassonne
- Musée de la Chapellerie, Espéraza
- Musée de Paléontologie de Villeneuve-Minervois
- Musée de Préhistoire de Tautavel
- Musée des Arts et Métiers du Livre - Montolieu
- Musée des Automates - Limoux
- Musée des Beaux-Arts - Carcassonne
- Musée des Corbières - Sigean
- Musée des Dinosaures d'Espéraza
- Musée des Potiers Gallo-Romains d'Amphoralis
- Musée du Catharisme - Maison des Mémoires de Mazamet
- Musée du Quercorb - Puivert
- Musée du Verre de Sorèze
- Musée du Vieux Sallèles - Sallèles d'Aude
- Musée Hurepel de Minerve
- Musée Lapidaire - Narbonne
- Musée Mémoires du Moyen-Age - Carcassonne
- Musée National 'Ensérune - Nissan-lez-Ensérune
- Musée Petiet - Limoux
- Maison Déodat Roché - Arques
- Maison de la Truffe - Villeneuve-Minervois
- Maison Natale de Charles Trenet - Narbonne
- Maison des Mémoires - Maison Joë Bousquet - Varcassonne
- Moulin Bénazeth - Moulin à Vent - Villeneuve-Minervois
- Musée & Jardins du Canal du Midi - Revel
- Musée 1900 - Lagrasse
- Musée Archéologique de Narbonne
- Musée Archéologique du Lauragais - Castelnaudary
- Musée d'Art et d'Histoire - Narbonne
- Musée d'art moderne de Céret
- Musée d'Art Moderne Fonds Peské - Collioure







Les Angles -
Le Village Station

Les Angles - Le Village Station

Les Angles - Le Village Station – Les Angles is a real ski village that has developed at the foot of the slopes while retaining its authentic character while meeting the requirements of a modern ski resort. The unique location in the Pyrenees, where the ski slopes open in the heart of the village, ensures an animated day and an always lively nightlife. In a remarkable place, in the heart of the Capcir Valley overlooking the Lac de Matemale, Les Angles is a station with character that has kept its charm while at the same time installing modern amenities (chairlifts for 6 and 4 people, snow cannons , etc,). Les Angles: skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, you will find all the freedom you are looking for here...

Parc Animalier
Les Angles

Parc Animalier - Les Angles

Located at the foot of the slopes of Pla Del Mir, in Capcir in the Catalan Pyrenees, Parc Animalier Les Angles is a 37 hectare mountain forest area, located between 1700 m and 1800 m above sea level, where you live in peace, in freedom, Pyrenean animals. In order to respect as much as possible the natural environment of the species, the enclosures were built in a manner that is almost identical to their original environment. Parc Animalier Les Angles: is more than a park, an oasis of peace for animals in the Catalan country! Two routes immerse you in the life of animals (one from 1500 meters, the other from 3500 meters). You can walk at your own pace, have a picnic in the landscaped areas, observe the animals and discover the typical Pyrenean flora...

  Fort Libéria
Leisure - Museum - Castle - Fortress
Fort Libéria
66500 Villefranche de Conflent
Phone +33

Email -

Website -

Rates, Methods of payment -
Adults: 7.00 €
Children: 4.20 €

Restaurant -
Restaurant on-site. During the tourist season, from June to the end of September, you have the opportunity to taste Catalan menus on the terrace of the Fort! In idyllic surroundings, come and spend a pleasant moment around the "grill menu" before heading out to discover the mysteries of Fort Liberia. Open 12:00 to 15:00

Bike friendlyParkingTerrace

de Font-Romeu

Golf de Font-Romeu - Font-Romeu


With its 9 holes (par 36 - 2517meter - 1985 The golf course was embedded in the still natural mountainous landscape. The 9-hole course offers several variations and a wonderful view on the surroundings. Especially the water hazards offer a few difficulties, but whit their clear water they do indeed offer a little refreshment, too...

Le Relais
de Villefranche

Le Relais De Villefranche - Villefranche-de-Conflent

Le Relais De Villefranche - Villefranche-de-Conflent In the heart of the city of Villefranche-de-Conflent is Relais de Villefranche, a restaurant with a proven medieval style. The restaurant offers a very wide choice of Catalan dishes and specialties, as well as traditional dishes and tasty pizzas. We welcome groups of 20 to 250 people. For groups we offer preferential rates for the restaurant but also for visits to the castle, the ramparts and the caves. You can have a great time on our outdoor terrace, shaded in summer. Whether you are on an excursion in our beautiful region or just passing through, make a stop at Villefranche-de-Conflent, a medieval town from the 10th / 11th century that is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Get on the yellow tourist train to explore this beautiful region including Fort Libéria, Grottes des Grandes Canalettes, Mont-Louis and Prades...

Grottes des Grandes Canalettes

Grottes des Grandes Canalettes - Villefranche de Conflent

Unique in Europe ! The story begins in 1957 with the discovery of network Fuilla by Henri Salvayre, hydrogeologist and specialist underworld. In 1978, the chance of a conference meet him Delonca Edmond, then driller status. The passion of hydrogeology and speleology, combined with the prospect of rediscovering the network and Fuilla Angkor combined the two men and seal a beautiful friendship. The exploration allowed the discovery of the White Hall May 8, 1982 and the development of the cave. The cave consists of two parts, the Gallery of Two Porches leading to the White Hall and the Network of Angkor including La Nef, the Lake of Atolls, the Hall of Angkor and the Red Room Dome...

Hotel Font-Romeu Clair Soleil

Hôtel Font-Romeu Clair Soleil - Font-Romeu

Welcome to "l'Hotel Clair-Soleil" Font Romeu The hotel "Clair Soleil" is located south of the town of Font-Romeu, on the way to Odeillo village. From here you can enjoy panoramic views of the Pyrénées. A 10 minutes walk takes you to the town center and the ski station in 5 minutes by car. There is a private parking at the hotel. The restaurant is open every evening and on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, noon. Menu prices range from 22 to 38 € and offer specialties such as foie gras mi-cuit and accompanied by warm bread and onion marmalade, or soufflé with candied orange peel and Grand Marnier. Come enjoy these culinary moments on the panoramic terrace facing the Pyrenees and the solar oven...



Today, the town of Villefranche-de-Conflent is one of the most beautiful places to visit in the Pyrénées-Orientales department. The old, medieval center with its alleys and old buildings is truly beautiful. The various defenses have stood the test of time well, so that they can also be admired in their full glory. When you visit this beautiful town, a visit to the Liberia fort should not be missed. You can take a day to visit this medieval fortified town. A visit to this beautiful fortified village is more than worthwhile and, thanks to its intact medieval character, offers a beautiful insight into medieval life...

Le Train Jaune

Le Train Jaune - Villefranche-de-Conflent

Symbol and pride of the Catalan Pyrenees, Le Train Jaune offers an exceptional view of the Tet Valley and the plateau of Cerdagne. The Train Jaune, also called the canary because of its color, connects Villefranche-de-Conflent (427 meters) with Latour-de-Carol (1232 meters) on a 63 km track and climbs with 1200 meters of difference in altitude to the highest station of France 'Bolquère' at 1593 meters. It takes approx. 3 hours from one end of the line to the other, during which you have plenty of time to photograph the landscape of the Têt Valley and the Cerdan Plateau. 60 km of architectural masterpieces in the Catalan Pyrenees ... The Train Jaune railway, built at the turn of the century, was intended to link the Catalan highlands with the rest of the department. The first works in 1903 made it possible from 1910 to link Villefranche-de-Conflent with Mont-Louis...

Dutch English
Manufacturer Info
Other products
Quick Find


Use keywords to find the product you are looking for.
Advanced Search
Copyright © 2014 Ode aan Aude Powered by Arends Web Design