Situated on the banks of the River Garonne, in the south-western area of France, is the fantastic city of Toulouse. A Toulouse Area holiday can be enjoyed by a multitude of travellers looking for different activities and cultural experiences to make their trip complete. As well as coming complete with all of the mod-cons you need for a hassle free stay, a Toulouse Area holiday rental house will offer a degree of peace and tranquillity located in magnificent green surroundings.
The area around the city of Toulouse is packed with great activities and attractions for visitors to enjoy. In terms of physical pursuits the likes of fishing, swimming, sailing, windsurfing, roller-blading, paragliding, golf, tennis, mountain biking and hill walking are widely available. The smaller villages and towns scattered around Toulouse also offer the opportunity to see quaint churches, lakes and old buildings such as windmills.
Whilst enjoying a Toulouse Area holiday, it is likely that you will want to visit the fantastic city of Toulouse itself. Toulouse has plenty of things for travellers to see and do including museums, religious buildings and interesting architecture. Probably one of the most visited attractions in the city is the Basilique St. Sernin which is one of the largest Romanesque churches to be found anywhere in the world. The church was built during the early part of the 11th century and has some fantastic sights such as 800 individually carved, detailed stone heads. Also worth a visit whilst in Toulouse is the wonderful Musee des Agustins, a fine arts museum situated in an old Gothic style convent.
By booking a Toulouse Area holiday rental house, you are guaranteed to be privy to some amazing weather. Most travellers head for the area during the summer months as it is usually fairly warm, with maximum daytime temperatures of around 27 degrees Celsius. If you prefer the cold, then it is best to book a Toulouse Area holiday for the winter months when the temperature drops to a daytime average of 10 degrees Celsius. The annual rainfall amount for the Toulouse Area is approximately 21 inches.
Jetting off on a Toulouse Area holiday is simple to do and travellers are likely to arrive at Toulouse Blagnac Airport (TLS) which is situated on the outskirts of the city of Toulouse itself. Airlines that can offer affordable deals on flights to Toulouse include Jet2, easyJet, Air France, British Airways and Flybe. Passengers can depart the UK from a variety of airports including London Gatwick (LGW), Glasgow (GLA), Southampton(SOU), Leeds (LBA) and Belfast (BFS).