Discovering Toulouse over a weekend give you a great chance to visit the main sites of the "pink city" by foot, including its renowned historic city center. Stroll across the huge and famous Capitol Square, surrounded by buildings with original architecture. Discover the Place Esquirol on the right bank and the pedestrian streets that give you the opportunity to wander while exploring the shops of old Toulouse. If the weather is nice, go for a stroll along the green banks of the Garonne.
If you decide to spend a week in Toulouse, you’ll have time to discover the historic city center and indulge in cultural activities. Discover the Musée Saint-Raymond dedicated to archaeology, the Museum of Medical Instruments, the Departmental Museum of Resistance and Deportation, or the Museum of Fine Arts. Make the most of being in the South West of France by dining in one of the traditional restaurants in the center of Toulouse and tasting various typical local dishes. Don’t forget to explore the nearby region, including the beautiful city of Montauban.
During a family stay in Toulouse, enjoy fun activities for young and old alike. Explore the Cité de l'Espace and enjoy visiting spacecraft, watching the first steps on the moon, boarding a flight simulator and discovering the solar system - children will love these fun workshops. Next, head towards the Maison de la Violette, an unusual place to learn more about this flower of Toulouse, its heritage and culture. Enjoy the famous violet sweets and other tasty jams. The little tourist train is also ideal for a family visit of the city's sights.