30 days in Midi-Pyrenees Itinerary

30 days in Midi-Pyrenees Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Midi-Pyrenees attractions planner

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Toulouse
— 5 nights
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Cahors
— 3 nights
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Rocamadour
— 3 nights
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Rodez
— 2 nights
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Millau
— 3 nights
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Foix
— 4 nights
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Saint-Lary-Soulan
— 4 nights
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Lourdes
— 5 nights
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Toulouse

— 5 nights

La Ville Rose (Pink City)

On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
Explore Toulouse's surroundings by going to Le Village Fortifie de Larressingle (in Larressingle), Albi (Palais de la Berbie, Les Jardins de la Berbie, &more) and Chateau Cugnac (in Condom). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Le Capitole, explore the world behind art at Musee des Augustins, slough off your stress at Le Riad du Bien etre, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Saint-Sernin.

Before you visit Toulouse, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

New York City, USA to Toulouse is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Traveling from New York City to Toulouse, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder evenings in Toulouse when traveling from New York City in June, with lows around 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Cahors.

Things to do in Toulouse

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Cahors

— 3 nights
Almost entirely surrounded by water, Cahors is a lovely medieval peninsular town located in the heart of the red wine country.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cahors: Musee du Patrimoine Agricole et Automobile de Salviac (in Salviac), Musee Zadkine (in Les Arques) and Domaine Des Sangliers (in Puy-l'Eveque). Next up on the itinerary: snap pictures at Pont Valentre, engage your brain at Grotte du Pech-Merle, test your team's savvy at S Room Agency, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Etienne.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Cahors tour planner.

Traveling by car from Toulouse to Cahors takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June in Cahors, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 56°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Rocamadour.

Things to do in Cahors

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Rocamadour

— 3 nights

Balcony of the Dordogne Valley

Rocamadour is only accessible by one road leading into the port town built on the face of a cliff with a large number of buildings cantilevered over the edge.
When in Rocamadour, make a side trip to see St-Pierre-Toirac Church in Saint-Pierre-Toirac, approximately Saint-Pierre-Toirac away. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Cite Religieuse, get outside with Oliv'Air, L'air des Vasques du Quercy, get to know the fascinating history of Ville de Martel, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique St-Sauveur.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Rocamadour visit planner.

Traveling by car from Cahors to Rocamadour takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June in Rocamadour, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 55°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Rodez.

Things to do in Rocamadour

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Rodez

— 2 nights
Rodez is a small city and commune in the South of France, about 150 km northeast of Toulouse. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): take a stroll through Village de Conques, then admire the striking features of Eglise Abbatiale Sainte-Foy, and then make a trip to Cascade de Salles-la-Source. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get great views at Bez-Bedene, don't miss a visit to Cathedrale Notre Dame de Rodez, and then see the interesting displays at Musee Soulages Rodez.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Rodez trip tool.

You can drive from Rocamadour to Rodez in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Rocamadour in June, you will find days in Rodez are little chillier (73°F), and nights are about the same (53°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Millau.

Things to do in Rodez

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums

Side Trips

Millau

— 3 nights

Leather Capital of France

Best known for its sheepskin gloves, Millau was at the head of the French fashion industry for gloves for two centuries.
Explore Millau's surroundings by going to Eglise Saint Etienne de Cantobre (in Cantobre), La Source du Durzon (in Nant) and Eglise Saint Victor (in Nages). There's much more to do: snap pictures at Viaduc de Millau, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, head outdoors with Esprit Nature, and indulge your taste buds at Fromagerie Papillon Caves.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Millau planning app.

Traveling by car from Rodez to Millau takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. June in Millau sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 52°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Foix.

Things to do in Millau

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Trails · Parks

Side Trips

Foix

— 4 nights
Foix is a commune, the former capital of the County of Foix. Explore Foix's surroundings by going to Le Parc aux Bambous (in Lapenne), Bastide de Mirepoix (in Mirepoix) and La Ferme des Lamas (in Auzat). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Grotte de Niaux, identify plant and animal life at Pays de l'Ours - ADET, make a trip to Grotte de Lombrives, and pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Notre-Dame.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Foix online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Millau to Foix by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Traveling from Millau in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 59°F in Foix. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Saint-Lary-Soulan.

Things to do in Foix

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Trails

Side Trips

Saint-Lary-Soulan

— 4 nights
Saint-Lary-Soulan is a commune in the Hautes-Pyrénées department in south-western France.GeographySaint-Lary is located in Hautes-Pyrénées 80 km south of the département's capital Tarbes, next to the Le Néouvielle Nature Reserve and the Pyrenees National Park and is a 20-minute drive to Spain.SportsSkiingSaint-Lary-Soulan is one of the largest ski resorts in the French Pyrenees with over 100 km of downhill slopes. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saint-Lary-Soulan: Espace Promenade de la Sapiniere (in Peyragudes), Col d'Aspin (in Aspin-Aure) and Col de Peyresourde (in Arreau). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Reserve Naturelle du Neouvielle, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hourquette d'Ancizan, make a trip to Moulin de la Mousquere, and experience rural life at La Ferme Vignecoise.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Saint-Lary-Soulan trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Foix to Saint-Lary-Soulan takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Lourdes.

Things to do in Saint-Lary-Soulan

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

Lourdes

— 5 nights
Lourdes is a small market town lying in the foothills of the Pyrenees. Venture out of the city with trips to La Mongie (Pic Du Midi & Col de Tourmalet), Cauterets (Pont d'Espagne, Gaube Lake, &more) and Jardin Massey (in Tarbes). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes, walk around Parc Animalier Des Pyrenees, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame du Rosaire, and explore the world behind art at Chateau Fort of Lourdes.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Lourdes day trip planning app.

Drive from Saint-Lary-Soulan to Lourdes in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in June, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Thu) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Lourdes

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips