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Vieil Albi is also an attractive muddle of winding streets and half-timbered houses. It's wonderful for strolling, especially if you live to leaven your cultural enrichment with excellent food and fine wine.


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$150.71 Cultural & Theme Tours

Day tour to Albi & Cordes sur Ciel. From Toulouse.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Tourist Office of Albi, Albi, Tarn, OccitanieIn the morning we depart for the city of Albi, a newly declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Among the buildings of the town is the Saint Cecilia cathedral, a masterpiece of Southern Gothic architecture, built between the 13th and 15th centuries characterised by a strong contrast between its austere, defensive exterior and its sumptuous interior decoration. Lunch in a restaurant.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Halle de Cordes-sur-Ciel, Cordes-sur-Ciel, Tarn, OccitanieIn the afternoon, we visit Cordes sur Ciel. The steep ascent transports you back to medieval times, past the porches, battlements, sculpted facades of the Grand Ecuyer and the Grand Veneur and the splendid 18th century Gothic mansions that belonged to wealthy traders. The narrow winding alleyways up to city are also peppered with galleries and craft shops. Painters, writers, ceramicists, sculptors and jewellers were drawn to this inspiring place many years ago and the tradition continues. On misty mornings, Cordes sur ciel truly lives up to its name as it seems to float in the sky.Duration: 2 hours

$150.71 Cultural & Theme Tours

Day Tour to Albi & Cordes sur Ciel. From Carcassonne and around.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile, Albi, Tarn, OccitanieIn the morning we depart for the city of Albi, a newly declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Among the buildings of the town is the Saint Cecilia cathedral, a masterpiece of Southern Gothic architecture, built between the 13th and 15th centuries characterised by a strong contrast between its austere, defensive exterior and its sumptuous interior decoration. Lunch in a restaurant.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Halle de Cordes-sur-Ciel, Cordes-sur-Ciel, Tarn, OccitanieIn the afternoon, we visit Cordes sur Ciel. The steep ascent transports you back to medieval times, past the porches, battlements, sculpted facades of the Grand Ecuyer and the Grand Veneur and the splendid 18th century Gothic mansions that belonged to wealthy traders. The narrow winding alleyways up to city are also peppered with galleries and craft shops. Painters, writers, ceramicists, sculptors and jewellers were drawn to this inspiring place many years ago and the tradition continues. On misty mornings, Cordes sur ciel truly lives up to its name as it seems to float in the sky.Duration: 2 hours

$285.43 Cultural & Theme Tours

Albi visit & the Toulouse-Lautrec museum

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile, Albi, Tarn, OccitanieContemplate the lofty fortified Cathedral built in a unique southern French Gothic style from local brick in characteristic red and orange colors.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Musee Toulouse-Lautrec, Albi, Tarn, OccitanieSee the works of one of France's most iconic artistsDuration: 45 minutes

$776.38 Private & Custom Tours

Albi visit, Cordes village, Gaillac wines from Toulouse

Located in the southern France, Albi is one of the most attractive city of France. It is part of Unesco heritage. Only 45 minutes from Toulouse and 20 minutes from Les Cordes-sur-Ciel, the episcopal city is authentic and has a typical colored architecture. It is also a dynamic city as Albi has many cultural and sporting events (Pause guitar festival, superbike, carnaval...). During the tour, you will contemplate the Sainte Cécile cathedral which was built in 13th century and looks like a fortified castle. Then, have a drive of 20 minutes to reach Cordes sur Ciel, a famous medieval village set high on a hilltop. At the end of the day, go to Gaillac and taste delicious wines.

$34.25 Cultural & Theme Tours

Toulouse to Albi, Cordes sur Ceil Guided Day Tour, Museum, Bus

You're staying in Toulouse and you want to discover Albi and the Sainte Cécile cathedral, Toulouse Lautrec museum or the medieval city of Cordes sur Ciel.The Toulouse Welcome agency based in Toulouse plan every thursday and saturday in summer a bus day trip.Schedule of your day trip : • Departure from Toulouse at 9:30am (check in at 9:15am), planned arrival in Albi at 10:30 am • Takeover in Albi at 2:30pm to leave to Cordes sur Ciel, planned arrival at 3:00pm • Takeover in Cordes sur Ciel at 5:30pm, planned arrival at 6:30pm Practical details, drop on, drop off : • In Albi : at the crossroad Boulevard du général Sibille and the street de la Culture on the bus stop • In Cordes sur Ciel : Avenue du 8 Mai 1945 at the bus stop in front of the main crossroad (besides the Petit Train)

$1136.02 Cultural & Theme Tours

Toulouse to Carcassonne & Albi Private Sightseeing Tour

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Carcassonne Cathedral, Carcassonne Center, Carcassonne, Aude, OccitanieWe'll walk around & visit this impressive fortified medieval city. You'll see the defensive walls and ramparts that surround the city and learn about the Cathar people as well as their tragic history. Optional - (Admission fee not included): visit the Castle and museum inside the fortified medieval city - this allows you access to walk along the ramparts.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Chateaux de Lastours, Lastours, Aude, OccitanieWe'll drive through the village and then stop at a scenic overlook across from the Lastours castle formation. There is a small admission fee to access the "Belvedere" where you can take photos of these four Cathar castle ruins.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Musee Toulouse-Lautrec, Albi, Tarn, OccitanieVisit this marvelous museum and learn about Toulouse-Lautrec. Next to the museum sits the largest red-brick cathedral in the worldDuration: 2 hoursStop At: Pont Valentre, Cahors, Lot, OccitanieOn the drive back to Toulouse we'll stop briefly in Cahors to visit the famous medieval fortified bridge: the Pont ValentreDuration: 20 minutes