Come and discover the rich past of this village, witness to a major episode during the crusade against the Albigenses in the XNUMXth century: the massacre of the Inquisitors.

Avignonet-Lauragais is located on a promontory. It is a stage of the way of Saint-Jacques de Compostelle (Voie d'Arles, Via Tolosa), the GR 653.The Canal du Midi stretches at the foot of the village which shelters two pretty locks ("En Cassan" and " Emborel ”) as well as a small marina (Port-Lauragais). Besides the magnificent Gothic Church of Our Lady of Miracles (XNUMXth-XNUMXth centuries), Avignonet-Lauragais has an interesting historical heritage, witness to its rich and tumultuous past: the remains of the ramparts (XNUMXth and XNUMXth century) and of the castle fort (XNUMXth century) and the XNUMXth century pepper tower which once was part of the fortification system. Take a walk in the village: in the Grand'Rue, you will discover the beautiful XNUMXth and XNUMXth century residences. The village is also the starting point for several beautiful walks, either towards the Canal du Midi or towards Fanjeaux by the Itinerary of the Collines du Vent. Visits for groups on request all year round: follow the guide who will tell you all the history of this quiet little village of Lauragais ...

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CENTRE HISTORIQUE DE VILLEFRANCHE-DE-LAURAGAIS

HISTORICAL CENTER OF VILLEFRANCHE-DE-LAURAGAIS

LE GÎTE DE LAURAC

THE GÎTE DE LAURAC

LA CABANE – MAS DE BRIQUEPIERRE

LA CABANE - MAS DE BRIQUEPIERRE

FONTAINE DE BARREAU

BARREAU FOUNTAIN

PENICHE SURCOUF

PENICHE SURCOUF

DOMAINE DE MONTGAY

FIELD OF MONTGAY

LE GRAND ESQUILAT

THE GRAND ESQUILATE

LA CHEVÊCHE

THE CHEVÊCHE

MONT-RELAIS-GAILLARD

MONT-RELAIS-GAILLARD

LA CUISINE DE DANY

DANY'S KITCHEN

AU GRAND REGAL

AT THE GRAND REGAL

LA TERRASSE

THE TERRACE

PIZZERIA CHEZ ALBERT

PIZZERIA AT ALBERT

RELAIS DU PONT VIEUX

OLD BRIDGE RELAY

NAPOLI PIZZA

NAPOLI PIZZA

LA COCAGNE

THE COCAGNE

L’OASIS DU LAURAGAIS

OASIS OF LAURAGAIS

L’ENVIE DES METS

THE DESIRE FOR MEALS

NATURALIANCE

NATURALIANCE

PARCOURS D’ORIENTATION

ORIENTATION COURSE

DRAGONBOAT AVIRON

DRAGONBOAT ROW

NICOLS

NICOLS

PERRINE SYVESTRE

PERRINE SYVESTRE

GEOCACHING : LES SECRETS DU LAURAGAIS

GEOCACHING: THE SECRETS OF LAURAGAIS

LAC DE L’ORME BLANC

WHITE ELM LAKE

L’INSTITUT DE STEPHANIE

STEPHANIE INSTITUTE

ESCALE BIEN-ETRE

WELL-BEING STOPOVER