a land of history that dates back 25,000 years ago when men dwell in
the caves and grottoes that line the Rivers Lot and
Celé. Walk through picturesque medieval
towns and bastides (fortified towns) of rich cultural heritage
embellished by Romanesque architecture and elegant Renaissance
mansions. And for those interested in future travel be sure to visit
Toulouse' s Space City (Cité de l'Espace), an interactive hands on
space theme park.,
Your self-drive itinerary features stays in charming B&B's: 2
nights in Toulouse, 2 nights in Cahors,
one night in Conques and one night in Albi.
lively old town with its Flamboyant Romanesque architecture and world
class art museum; Moissac's stunning Benedictine Abbey
St. Pierre; Albi's impressive Cathedral
Ste. Cecile and Toulouse Lautrec Museum; Cahors's
Pont Valentre; Rocamadour, a Medieval
pilgrimage destination and a UNESCO World Heritage site; the stunning
perched villages of Conques, Cordes and St.
Cirq Lapopie; prehistoric cave paintings at Pech
Merle and Toulouse's Space City. Your
trip experience will no doubt be enhanced by a wonderful regional
gastronomy famous for foie gras and truffles and by the delightful
wines of Cahors and Gaillac.
Price: From $1300 per person
- Six nights double
occupancy in comfortable and authentic B&B's
- Compact manual rental car
- Personalized itinerary
with map and directions
This trip can be
customized to include airfare, rail passes and additional night stays
in Toulouse, Paris or other cities.
* These rates are subject to
availability and currency rate fluctuations.
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