Toulouse, France


Heart of the South

Toulouse, France

The city of Toulouse is situated in the middle of the Midi-Pyrenees region of France. Toulouse is a 2,000 year old city with a rich and amazing history. Modern Toulouse is one of France's main centers of industry. Toulouse is also France's 4th largest city. Visitors will find a stroll along the Garonne and the Canal du Midi particularly pleasing. Toulouse is known as a friendly city with many open-air and covered markets featuring a wealth of locally produced produce, cheese, foie gras and wine.

Places to See in Toulouse

  • The Saint-Sernin basilica
  • Cathedral Saint Etienne
  • Antique Dealer's quarter
  • Renaissance townhouses: hôtel de Bernuy, hôtel d’Assézat, hôtel de Pierre
  • Musée des Abattoirs
  • The Bazacle – a permanent exhibition space on the banks of the Garonne.
Also, visit the tourist office of Toulouse official website to learn more about Toulouse.