The pretty village of Bram is just a nineteen kilometre drive in your Carcassonne Airport hire car. Its a picturesque spot in the centre of cathar country. You can see many castles perched around the hills nearby Bram. Should you choose to arrive by boat then it may be useful to know that the village is about a 20 minute walk from the port.
Its really a place to just relax and enjoy the natural beauty on offer. Some old churches worth a look include Saint-Julien and Sainte-Basilisse. The Maison d’Archeologie offers the opportunity to see what still exists after thirty years of excavations. If you fancy a little local shopping then try to arrange your visit for a Wednesday morning when the market takes place.
Former famous residents of the Bram include rugby legends Walter and Laurent Spangherro. Some nearby drives worth considering are Montolieu which is eleven kilometres away and Saissac which is a fourteen kilometre distance.