Cheap flights to Toulouse
France's bohemian paradise, the student city of Toulouse is pulsating with creativity and an all-around vibrant atmosphere. Complemented by grand architecture and 24-hour entertainment, France's fastest growing city – nicknamed La Ville Rose or The Pink City – provides myriad options for those in search of history, relaxation, an action-packed nightlife or a mix of varying elements.
Overview of Toulouse
Painted with dusty rose hues and dotted with towering medieval churches and quirky fashion boutiques, Toulouse may be a thriving city but it has all the trappings of a laid-back rural town. It's a city where the cosmopolitan sheen meets a laid-back vibe. Find cheap flights to Toulouse with Flybe and you will soon find yourself indulging in its eclectic nightlife and aesthetically-pleasing architecture.
If you're looking to indulge your cultural side, you won't be disappointed on a city break to Toulouse. This 2,000-year-old city has plenty to explore by way of museums, the most of prominent being the Musée des Augustins de Toulouse. Housed in a former gothic-style convent, the fine arts museum collects sculptures and paintings ranging from The Middle Ages to the early 20th Century.
History lovers will enjoy the Muséum de Toulouse, located in Busca-Montplaisir. Its natural history collection contains an impressive 2.5 million items and its grounds are home to the beautiful Henri Gaussen Botanical Gardens.
What to see and do in Toulouse
Toulouse and its narrow lanes are best enjoyed on foot. Cobbled streets lined with a mixture of majestic and quaint rose-coloured buildings make for enjoyable walks and allow you to take in the astounding architecture for which France's fourth largest city is famous. The city is divided via the idyllic tree-lined Garonne River, a lovely spot for a quiet walk or a gentle boat ride exploring the surrounding canals.
Meanwhile, the Allées François Verdier is a park that also serves as the venue for the renowned Marché aux Puces flea market, which sees row upon row of antique stalls take over the green during the first weekend of each month.
Nightlife, eateries, museums and more — there's so much to take in on your visit to this famed French city. Book your Flybe flight to Toulouse today and get once step closer to enjoying the cultural delights of this vibrant destination.