Fortified City of Carcassonne: Aude Gate

This gate, a major feature of the lices (running between the two perimeter walls) is reached from the lower town along the montée d'Aude, a road leading from the foot of the hill. It is strongly defended by two fortified structures, a weapons emplacement and gates.

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Route d’Aude, 11000 Carcassonne

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