Toulouse is a pretty town in France, and there are many reasons to choose it for your next breakaway. A holiday rental home in Toulouse will put you close to all of the most popular activities and attractions. Each home is very well-appointed, and you will have everything that you need to enjoy your stay.
Take a cruise on a river boat during which you will learn about the history of Toulouse and be treated to some lovely views at the same time. Hiking and cycling are popular activities, and there are many trails on which you can enjoy both. Scenic golf courses are located within a few km of Toulouse. Spend an afternoon being pampered at a spa. Enjoy a massage, facial or other relaxing treatment. Participate in an art workshop, cooking class or wine tour. History tours are available as well. Be sure to do some heavy sampling of the local cuisine, including saving room for one-of-a-kind desserts.
There are many places to visit whilst on holiday to Toulouse. This includes historic buildings, museums and more. The Basilica Satin Sernin is a wonderful example of Romanesque architecture. The Church of Les Jacobins and the Cathedral of St. Etienne are two more examples of historic buildings near Toulouse. Several art museums and galleries are located nearby. Many other interesting museums are also on offer. The Cite de l’Espace is a science museum that focuses on space exploration. Visitors will see a variety of exhibits and artefacts including space suits, space rocks and much more. Other popular museums are the Museum of Natural History, the Museum of Toulouse and several art museums. Take a tour of the factory that produces the airbus airplanes. It is quite fascinating to see how these planes are built from beginning to end.
The winters is Toulouse are relatively mild and the summers are pleasant and warm, but not terribly hot. During the winter the average temperatures are between 5° and 8° C. During the spring the average temperatures are 12° to 16° C. During the summer months, the average temperatures that you can expect are between 20° and 22° C and the average highs are 18° to 20° C. There is between 41 and 73 mm of rain per month. The most occurs during the month of May.
The closest airport to Toulouse is Toulouse-Blagnac Airport (TLS), which is located in town. Another option is Castres Mazamet Airport (DCM), which is located 69 km from Toulouse. You will need a car for use during your stay.