Heading for the “pink city”
Capital of the Midi-Pyrénées region, Toulouse is a go-ahead city that offers a gentle lifestyle and beautiful architecture. You are sure to find the city irresistible, with its famous pink bricks that give it all its charm.
Direct flights between Rennes and Toulouse are operated one to three times a day, every day by Air France.
Journey time: Rennes-Toulouse: 1 hour 10 minutes
- Climate : Toulouse enjoys three types of climate: oceanic, Mediterranean and continental. Summers are hot and dry. Winters are relatively mild.
- Currency : Euros
- Tourist Information : www.toulouse-visit.com
Take a short break in the heart of south-west France
Located between the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, Toulouse is a dynamic, friendly and particularly welcoming city. Whether for a holiday or for business purposes, Toulouse is sure to capture your full attention. The city has perfected the art of living life to the full, and enjoys a remarkable historical heritage.
Walks and visits
Located in the heart of South-West France, Toulouse is the perfect place for a leisurely stroll through the city centre or along the Garonne River. For the record, Toulouse is the French city with the largest number of 15th century private mansions, one of which is the famous Hôtel d’Assézat. There are many other sites and monuments to visit, such as the famous Capitole, the Basilica of St. Sernin, the Jacobin monastery complex and the Carmelite Chapel…
The brick city
Toulouse is famous for its colours, ranging from the softest of pinks to the deepest orange. The city was built over many centuries, using red tiles and Roman bricks, which have now come to represent the city itself.