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A Southwest Journey through Time

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 6 day(s)
Group Size: 10 - 15 people
Destination(s): France  
Specialty Categories: Cultural Journey   Archeology/History  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 1300 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1300 US Dollar (USD)

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.
- 1 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.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Price from $1300 per person.

Price Includes:
- 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.
* Rates are subject to availability and currency fluctuations.