Cuxac Cabardès is located at the foot of the Montagne Noire, 20 kilometers from Carcassonne 'La Cité', one of the most beautiful medieval towns of France and Unesco world heritage. It is a picturesque village with all facilities such as a bakery, grocery shop, butcher, pharmacy, cafe / restaurant with large terrace, public swimming pool and bowling alley. One can drive around among the vineyards of the Minervois, visit the castles and tast delicious wines from this beautiful region .Do not forget the beautiful Cathar trail with its ruins, castles and abbeys. Situated high in the heart of an unspoiled nature, this location can be admired from the observation tower of Montfermier, the point with the most beautiful view over the remains of the castles of Lastours, consisting of Cabaret, the Régine tower Surdespine and Quertinheux.Afterwards visit the former textile factory, Rabier, for its archaeological exhibition Lastours, 4000 years of history, then prepare for a climb through a specially constructed path to the impressive ruins of the four castles. In the neighborhood there are possibilities for riding horseback, hiking, cycling and sunbathing on the numerous lakes.