A Southwest Journey through Time

Explore 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.

Toulouse's 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.

Date: Anytime
Price: From $1300 per person


  • Six nights double occupancy in comfortable and authentic B&B's
  • Breakfasts
  • Compact manual rental car
  • Personalized itinerary with map and directions
  • Taxes

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.

For these and other specialized tours call us at 866-313-2856 or email us at contact@enchanted-france.com