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Le Chateau de Lordat

Lordat, 09250, Ax-les-Thermes, France
+33 5 61 01 34 22
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a beautiful ruin and sanctuary for eagles and other birds

very nice place to visit also with children. The birdshow is very well done and your guide is very... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2016
JenkeGoffa
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Antwerp, Belgium
Good walls for Cathar castle lovers and great views...no birds tho' Tripadvisor why is it so hard to tell people

about this? It doesn't exist any longer. Nevetheless the castle that used to house it (another... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2015
StPalais
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France
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
6 Jan 2016
“a beautiful ruin and sanctuary for eagles and other birds”
23 Dec 2015
“Good walls for Cathar castle lovers and great views...no birds tho' Tripadvisor why is it so hard to tell people”
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Lordat, 09250, Ax-les-Thermes, France
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Reviewed 6 January 2016

very nice place to visit also with children. The birdshow is very well done and your guide is very motivated and loves the birds. Heartwarming.

Thank JenkeGoffa
Reviewed 23 December 2015

about this? It doesn't exist any longer. Nevetheless the castle that used to house it (another Cathar castle) does (although you can't go inside) but due to TRIPADVISORS rubbish support I can neither write a review about it nor tell you that if you are...More

1  Thank StPalais
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Amazing scenery, and fantastic birds. The location just adds to the experience as do the staff. Very well done.

Thank JuliaSReid
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Wasted a journey going here to find the chateau ruins were closed to the public for maintenance. No information about 'Les Aigles", - website unavailable rather than providing closing and possible? reopening dates. Check carefully before visiting. Later visited the excellent Donjon des Aigles at...More

2  Thank Sheila F
Reviewed 1 June 2014

An amazing show in an awesome location. A fantastic experience and an Ariege must do! A chance to get up close to a selection of birds of prey. See them sweep over your head and then soar high through the mountain air. The views and...More

1  Thank Magicwizard
Reviewed 11 May 2014

Awesome! What more could you want, an amazing Falconry display in a ruined castle on top of a mountain!!! Great crowd interaction with the birds being brought up close and personal, great education including getting the crowd to mimic the calls of the birds. Large...More

2  Thank KtMehers
Reviewed 25 November 2013

Access is by road above and behind the talc factory at Luzenac on the road between Tarascon sur Ariege and Ax les Thermes. Before each presentation there is time to walk around to discover the birds of prey on their perches. We were invited to...More

Thank BeabashFoix
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