Sightseeing route in Toulouse

Toulouse

【City description】

It’s the principal city in the Occitanic region. The commerce developed because this city was the trading spot. And it is famous for the space and air industry at present. We call this city the rose city because the color of building is red. The roof of a hospital on the shore of the Garonne Rive is also famous.

【Overall rating】

 ★★★★☆

【Time required】

 10 h

【Budget】

 20 euros

【Fatigue】

 ★★★★★

【Sightseeing route】



【Start】

①Toulouse Matabiau station
Toulouse Matabiau Train Station

★Go to Bayard St in front of the station. When you arrive at Strasbourg Boulevard, go to Charles de Rémusat St. It takes 20 minutes by walk.



②Capital Square
Place du Capitole

Time required: 10 min / Admission fee: 0 euro


Capital
Capitolium

Time required: 30 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

Opening hour: 9 am – 7 pm (it’s open at 10 am on Sunday)

Close: Saturday

★Go to Taur St from the square for 10 minutes.



④Saint-Sernin Basilic
Basilique Saint-Sernin de Toulouse

Time required: 20 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

Opening hour: 8 h 30 am – 7 pm (until 6 pm in winter)

Close: No



⑤Saint-Raymond Museum
Musée Saint-Raymond

Time required: 60 min / Admission fee: 5 euros

Opening hour: 10 am – 6 pm

Close: Monday, 1/1, 5/1, 12/31

★Go straight on Emile Cartailhac St beside the museum for 10 minutes.



⑥Saint-Pierre Square
Place Saint-Pierre

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Go to Pargaminières St and turn right to go to Joseph Lakanal St. You find a church on the right hand. It takes 10 minutes.



⑦Convent of Jacobins
Couvent des Jacobins

Time required: 20 min / Admission fee: 0 euro (5 euros to visit the cloister)

Opening hour: 10 am – 6 pm

Close: Monday

★Continue to walk on the street and turn right at the dead end. When you arrive at a forked road, go to Jean Suau St. When you arrive at a river, turn left. It takes 10 minutes.



⑧Notre-Dame of Durade Church
Église Notre-Dame de la Durade

Time required: 20 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Continue to walk along the river. When you arrive at a bridge on the right hand, turn left to go to the center street. It takes 5 minutes.



⑨House of Assézat Fondation Georges Bemberg
Hôtel d’Assézat Fondation Georges Bemberg

Time required: 90 min / Admission fee: 10 euros

Opening hour: 10 am – 12 h 30 / 1 h 30 pm – 6 pm (until 8 h 30 pm on Thursday)

Close: Monday

★Go straight on Paradox St to visit the old area. It takes 5 minutes.



⑩Notre Dame of Dalbade Church
Église Notre Dame de la Dalbade

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

Opening hour: 9 am – 6 pm

Close: No

★Go to Polinaires St and turn left at Languedoc St. Then, turn right at Rouaix Square to go to Croix Baragnon St. It takes 15 minutes.



⑪Saint-Etienne Cathedral
Cathédrale Saint-Étienne

Time required: 20 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

Opening hour: 9 am – 6 pm

Close: No

★Go to Metz St beside the cathedral.



⑫Augustin Museum (it’s closed for the renovation)
Musée des Augustins

Time required: 2 h / Admission fee: 4 euros

★Continue to go to the street and turn right at Esquirol Square to go to Changes St. As you return at Capital Square, return to the station with the same route. It takes 30 minutes. It’s possible to use a subway at Esquirol Square.



【Goal】

Toulouse Matabiau station

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