Make the attractive Old Town the centre of your Toulouse holiday, bursting with stylish shops, lively brasseries, good restaurants and elegant old buildings like St Sernin Basilica. In East Toulouse see the thrilling Cit de l'Espace (Space City). Take a daytrip and add fairytale Carcassonne to your Toulouse holiday.
On your Toulouse holiday, admire the Old Town's huge medieval St-Etienne cathedral and pretty Renaissance mansions like Htel d'Asszat. The ancient Pont-Neuf bridge crosses the River Garonne with stunning city views. East Toulouse's Cit de l'Espace (Space City) is a highlight of holidays in the city, as is a trip around Airbus and Concorde at the Village Aroconstellation near Toulouse's Blagnac airport .
You'll find good restaurants throughout the Old Town on your Toulouse holiday. Tuck in to robust fare on holidays in Toulouse, especially rich, succulent cassoulet (meaty bean stew), foie gras and goose. There are plenty of local wines to choose from. Enjoy casual, more affordable holiday eating in big lively brasseries around place du Capitole, Toulouse's main square.
Head to the Old Town's riverside for dancing in upbeat bars and clubs on holidays in Toulouse. Mix with the city's large student population at dozens of late-night venues. You'll find mellower jazz clubs too. Feeling lucky? Have a holiday flutter at glitzy Casino Barrire de Toulouse on the le du Ramier, or enjoy stage entertainment on your Toulouse holiday at Thtre National de Toulouse.
On your holidays to Toulouse, visit nearby picturesque old towns like Castres. Allow a full day to explore the dramatic walled city of Carcassonne. This fairytale medieval town is ringed by awesome ramparts and makes an unforgettable sight. Add wine-tasting to your Toulouse holiday by exploring the picturesque vineyards just outside the city.