EXPLORE THE SOUTH-WEST

Time travel

SIGHTSEEING

Visit the UNESCO heritage sites of Albi and the Canal du Midi, climb the 12th-century ramparts of Carcassonne, or explore the Cathar outposts of Lastours and Hautpoul. Enjoy the view from Cordes sur Ciel or travel deep into time in the Grotte de Limousis.
Science fans should not miss Toulouse’s Airbus or Space museums.

Contact us for our tips
and recommendations

Adventure

BIKES & HIKES 

From quiet country roads and canal paths to the ‘black runs’ of Laurent Jalabert, this is great outdoors country and the Tour de France is a regular visitor. We offer advice on routes and secure storage for your bikes.

THRILLSEEKERS

Take on treetop adventure parks, quad bikes, kayaks, or a cave safari.

 

 

SWIMMING

The Black Mountains are full of beautiful lakes and Puylaurens, Lautrec and Castres have pools and water parks.

GOLF

There are several beautiful 18-hole courses within just a 15-30 minute drive.
See ngf-golf.com et golfmazamet.fr

Tasting tours

WINE

Kickstarted by the Phoenicians in the 4th century BC, Gaillac has some of the oldest vines in France. Wine lovers should also visit the Cabardès, Malapère and Minervois vineyards.

 

FOOD

From traditional restaurants to organic markets and great-value lunch deals, we will help you discover the region's best-kept secrets. We can also help organize wine tours or cheese-tasting with our local fromager.