Fly from Liverpool John Lennon Airport to Toulouse
For a taste of French culture, cuisine and history, head to the charming pink stone city of Toulouse in the south of France. You can now fly direct to Toulouse from Liverpool John Lennon Airport with easyJet.
Why Should You Go
The Ville Rose (The Pink City), as it’s known, is a beautiful French city, close to the Pyrenees, that has been built with charming pink stone. As the fourth largest city in France, Toulouse is a metropolis with plenty to see and do. With not one, but two, UNESCO heritage sites, the Canal du Midi and the Basilica of St. Sernin, Toulouse is within easy reach of the Pyrenees mountain range, perfect for those who love winter sports such as skiing and snowboarding. For those who prefer water sports, Toulouse is only one hour’s drive away from the Mediterranean Sea.
Take in the stunning architecture of this city with a stroll down the Garonne River that winds its way through the town. Or, why not take advantage of the VélôToulouse bike scheme which is available throughout the city and is a fun way to take in the sights or jump on and off as you explore the number of museums dotted around Toulouse? For shopping, head to the enchanting Vieux Quartier (Old Quarter) which features a mix of pink shopfronts and churches, but don’t forget to pick up some delicious French produce at one of the city’s local food markets.
For a more relaxed and romantic way to take in the beauty of Toulouse, cruise down the Garonne River and dine as the sun goes down on-board.
When Should You Go
Toulouse has an average temperature of 22°C and with flights starting at the end of October with easyJet, you can fly 4x a week, Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.
Where Should You Stay
There are plenty of accommodation options to choose from when visiting Toulouse. From city-centre and budget friendly hotels and B&Bs, perfect for sightseeing, to glamorous ancient hotels for a romantic city-escape, such as the Hotel de France, which is over 300 years old and features stained glass windows.
Romanesque Basilique St-Sernin - explore the marble statues and rose-tinted stonework of this beautiful church, which is home to the tomb of the first bishop of Toulouse.
Marché Victor Hugo - pick up some essential supplies or dine on-the-go at this famous French food market in the heart of Toulouse.
Animaparc - families with little ones could head to the Animaparc, which offers a splash park, plenty of rides, a dinosaur walk and even a petting zoo.
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