The Saint-Etienne church in Floure was qualified as a parish in the middle of the 12th century. Discover the different parts of this church: the nave, the bell tower or the chapel.
Floure is a charming village in the Aude where you will enjoy strolling through the alleys. Sit on the terrace of a café and discover the sweetness of life in the region.
A stroll along the water The Canal du Midi
The Canal du Midi connects Toulouse to the Mediterranean Sea and passes through many cities such as Carcassonne, Trabes, Béziers and Agde. Since 1996, the Canal du Midi has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You can admire all the beauty of this canal by sitting in a café along the banks, taking a stroll or renting a boat.
A few minutes from the beaches The city of Narbonne
In less than 50 minutes by car, you will be in the heart of Narbonne city center. Visit the different districts of the city (the historic center, the Cité district, Narbonne-Plage, etc.) which contain vestiges, historical monuments and establishments to discover: the Saint-Just-et-Saint- Cathedral Pasteur, the Sainte-Marie Abbey of Fontfroide, the Archaeological Museum of Narbonne, the Lapidary Museum of Narbonne and the Roman Horréum Museum.
An exceptional medieval heritage The Cathar Castles
Discover the medieval heritage of the Aude, by walking the route of the Cathar Castles. You will pass through ruins, castles and exceptional museums that will make you relive history: Château d'Aguilar, Château d'Arques, Château de Peyrepertuse, Château de Lastours, Château de Puilaurens, Château de Puivert, Château de Quéribus, Château de Termes, etc.
One of the most beautiful villages in France The village of Minerve
Minerve is a village surrounded and protected by the deep gorges of the Cesse and the Brian. Strange natural bridges will punctuate your walk in the heart of nature. Walk through the authentic and medieval alleys of the city center to discover the most beautiful monuments and sites of the village. We recommend that you visit the Hurepel Museum and the Archeology and Paleontology Museum to learn more about the history of the town.
Lagrasse and Fontfroide The abbeys
A few kilometers away, you will be on the sites of the Abbey of Sainte-Marie de Lagrasse and the Abbey of Fontfroide. By visiting the Abbey of Lagrasse, you will discover the courtyard, the abbot's home and chapel, the monks' dormitory or the abbey church. Discover the Abbey of Fontfroide and its 1000 years of history, you will visit the different parts of the Abbey and the gardens.
Outdoor activities Hikes
Nature lovers and nature lovers will be charmed by our hotel-restaurant with spa near Carcassonne. The Grande Randonnée 36 (GR 36) passes very close to our hotel. In addition, many hikes and walks can be on the program of your days on Mount Alaric. At the reception of Château de Floure, we will be able to advise you on hiking routes according to your level and your desires.