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10reasons to come to Toulouse

Toulouse et la Garonne
Jour de Nuit - Matthieu Krieger
Toulouse au coeur du sud-ouest
Dominique Viet

In the heart of the South-West

A stone’s throw from the Pyrenees and the Mediterranean, Toulouse is ideally located in the south west of France.

Vue aérienne de Toulouse
Dominique Viet

Big on colour

This is a city of colour, with its façades of pink brick, its emblematic flower the violet, the blue of the pastel...

Les bords de Garonne
Ville de Toulouse - Patrice Nin

A warm city

Toulouse is as warm as its weather: enjoy a rendezvous with conviviality and art de vivre.

Le canal du Midi
Dominique Viet

Rich heritage

Boasting 2000 years of history, the Ville Rose is home to three listed UNESCO heritage sites, such as the famous Canal du Midi.

Le Carnaval de Toulouse
Ville de Toulouse - Patrice Nin

Festive all year round

Toulouse is a festive and dynamic city that is synonymous with « fiesta » and lively summer evenings!

Terrasse de restaurant place Saint-Georges
Gilles Martin

The pleasures of the table

Regional products and wines take pride of place: bon viveurs will appreciate the famous cassoulet and fine wines of the South-West.

Place Wilson
Dominique Viet

Nature and walks

The 160 parks and gardens of the city provide an invitation to relax and stroll, as do the banks of the River Garonne and Canal du Midi.

La Cité de l'espace
Cité de l'espace - M. Huynh

Air and space

From the Aeroscopia Museum to the Cité de l'Espace, Toulouse is an essential stop-off for lovers of aviation and space exploration.

Rugby, le Stade Toulousain
Dominique Viet

A sporty city

Toulouse is also sporty: rugby is showcased thanks to Stade Toulousain, a team that has been French and European champions on numerous occasions!

Les Abattoirs, musée d'art moderne et contemporain
Ville de Toulouse - Patrice Nin

A unique offer

The Ville Rose boasts a unique touristic offer: museums that cover all eras, industrial sites that have been converted into original tourist hotspots...

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© Chloé Sabatier

MUSEE AEROSCOPIA

BLAGNAC
Musée

Découvrez l’histoire de l’aviation à travers une collection exceptionnelle : des espaces ludiques et interactifs, une exposition d’avions de légende...

© Cristina Aprile

JARDIN JAPONAIS

TOULOUSE
Parc et jardin

Un petit jardin aux senteurs de l'orient, le jardin japonais de Toulouse est labellisé Jardin remarquable...