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Toulouse: Highlights Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt & Tour

1. Toulouse: Highlights Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt & Tour

Get to know Toulouse at your own pace on this interactive scavenger hunt walking tour played on your phone. Decipher riddles, interact with the most important attractions of the city, and unlock interesting facts and legends. An ideal outdoor activity for first time visitors, couples, groups, families, and children. Can be used as a great team-building activity. Visit the important Basilique Saint-Sernin and Couvent des Jacobins, walk through Grand Rond and admire Saint Stephen’s Cathedral. After downloading the scavenger hunt tour on your mobile device (via a link and login credentials received upon booking), use the mobile app and integrated maps to reach 10 of Toulouse’s most important attractions on foot. At each stop, learn about the attraction and solve a location-based riddle that can only be solved if you reach the specific location. Use logic, imagination, observation, and team spirit to unlock the correct code and reveal the next destination of the city sightseeing game. As you walk through the city, enjoy the flexibility to pause your game at any time to take a break, snap the perfect photos, stop for lunch, or visit a museum. Choose to continue the tour later or save the rest for another day. Start your tour at the much-photographed Basilique Saint-Sernin de Toulouse. Visit the architecturally exemplary church of Notre Dame du Taur, while the Place du Capitole will give you a taste of downtown life. Take a photo at the Pont Neuf Toulouse, which will amaze you with its view, and indulge in the beauty of the exhibits of the Musée des Augustins. Visit the incomparably beautiful Cathédrale Saint Etienne. Pass through a Grand Rond with a unique experience of relaxation in the chaos of the city. Admire the famous University of Toulouse and marvel at Saint-Exupère with its rich exterior and interior.

Toulouse : The Digital Audio Guide

2. Toulouse : The Digital Audio Guide

Embark on a captivating journey through the enchanting city of Toulouse with the digital audio guide of Toulouse. Step into a world where history meets modernity, where the past whispers its tales as you wander through charming streets and picturesque squares. Dive into Toulouse's rich cultural tapestry, from its awe-inspiring architecture to its world-renowned culinary delights. With the digital audio guide of Toulouse, you'll unlock the city's hidden treasures and gain deep insights into its fascinating heritage. Immerse yourself in the vibrant ambiance of its bustling markets, explore its renowned museums, and savor the flavors of its delectable cuisine. Don't miss the chance to experience Toulouse like never before. Let the digital audio guide be your companion, enhancing your journey with intriguing stories and insider tips, making your visit to Toulouse an unforgettable adventure. Get ready to discover, explore, and fall in love with Toulouse, all with the guidance of your trusted digital companion.

Toulouse: City Exploration Game and Tour

3. Toulouse: City Exploration Game and Tour

Combine the excitement of a sightseeing city tour with a fun game on this self-guided smartphone walking tour in Toulouse. Find attractions easily with the app's navigation function. Download the app and start the game by going to the first location. Use observation, logic, imagination, and teamwork to solve the difficult riddle at each location. Pause the app at any point if you want to take a break, stop for coffee, or spend some more time visiting one of the sights. Play the game at your own pace. Start your tour at the much-photographed Basilique Saint-Sernin de Toulouse. Visit the exemplary church of Notre Dame du Taur, and get a taste of downtown life at the Place du Capitole. Take a photo at the Pont Neuf Toulouse, which will amaze you with its view, and indulge in the beauty of the exhibits of the Musée des Augustins. See the incomparably beautiful Cathédrale Saint Etienne. Pass through a Grand Rond with a unique experience of relaxation in the chaos of the city. Admire the famous University of Toulouse and marvel at Saint-Exupère's rich exterior and interior.

Toulous: Glory of Occitania Audio Tour

4. Toulous: Glory of Occitania Audio Tour

Experience Toulouse, a gorgeous ancient city founded by the Romans, with an audio guide. Walk through a remarkably preserved old city center and get led to many medieval and Renaissance buildings. Never get lost through twisting streets with your mobile device as your guide. Visit some of the ancient university buildings and see the World Unesco Heritage Church of St. Sernin. Stroll through Capitole Square, in the heart of the old city, and explore the plaza with cafés, restaurants, and the City Hall called the Capitolium. Then, head down to the river through the medieval quarter and spend time near the water and at a Renaissance palace. Toulouse also has an enormous amount of original and beautiful 19th-century architecture. Visit the Garonne River to find out where the Romans started it all and see the Renaissance bridge called the Pont Neuf. End the tour at a Renaissance palace built during the height of the most affluent period for Toulouse, Hotel Assezat,.

Toulouse : Must-see Walking Tour

5. Toulouse : Must-see Walking Tour

Explore the historic heart of Toulouse on a two-hour private walking tour, Explore the historic heart of Toulouse on a two-hour private walking tour, focusing on the iconic monuments of the Pink City. Begin at the Capitole, marveling at its grandeur and the vibrant atmosphere of its famous square. Next, visit the Basilica of Saint-Sernin, a major stop on the Way of Saint James pilgrimage route, renowned for its Romanesque art. Discover the Convent of the Jacobins, featuring stunning Gothic architecture and its astonishing "palm tree" column. Stroll along the banks of the Garonne River, taking in the scenic views and the river's historical significance. Finally, explore the Hôtel d'Assézat, a magnificent example of pastel culture's golden age. Admire its architecture and learn about its historical importance.

Toulouse: First Discovery Walk and Reading Walking Tour

6. Toulouse: First Discovery Walk and Reading Walking Tour

Walk through a beautiful route of the city, discover hidden gems and visit 10+ of the most important attractions and spots. Learn some introductory information about each place and interesting stories about the city in general. Download the ‘World City Trail ‘app from the store and login. Read the instructions and head to the starting location. Unlock photos of the exterior and the interior of the location. Read some information regarding the attraction and continue walking to the next checkpoint. Note what you liked and did not like and create your bucket list for the next days! Start your walk any time, without a schedule. Pause it for lunch, have a drink, visit an attraction of your choice, and continue later or even another day. With the maps feature, you will never get lost. Start your tour at the much-photographed Basilique Saint-Sernin de Toulouse. Visit the architecturally exemplary church of Notre Dame du Taur, while the Place du Capitole will give you a taste of downtown life. Take a photo at the Pont Neuf Toulouse, which will amaze you with its view, and indulge in the beauty of the exhibits of the Musée des Augustins. Visit the incomparably beautiful Cathédrale Saint Etienne. Pass through a Grand Rond with a unique experience of relaxation in the chaos of the city. Admire the famous University of Toulouse and marvel at Saint-Exupère with its rich exterior and interior. Download the ‘’World City Trail ‘’ app from the store. Then start your tour and enjoy!

Toulouse : Self-guided Reading Tour

7. Toulouse : Self-guided Reading Tour

Enter the enchanting city of Toulouse, where a harmonious blend of history and modernity graces the charming streets. The majestic Capitole de Toulouse sets a grand stage for your exploration. Roam through the unesco-listed Basilica of Saint-Sernin, a tribute to the city's rich Romanesque heritage. Enjoy a leisurely stroll along the Garonne River, reveling in the breathtaking views from Pont Neuf. Immerse yourself in splendid gardens and savor the local delights of cassoulet and delightful pastries. For a truly enriched experience, allow the "Reading Walking Tour" guide to be your companion. This thoughtfully curated guide reveals hidden gems and presents tailored walking tours, enriching your journey through Toulouse. Explore the seamless fusion of history and innovation, where each step narrates a unique story. Toulouse awaits, and this guide is your key to unlocking its secrets.

Toulouse: Guided Tour of the Historic Center

8. Toulouse: Guided Tour of the Historic Center

A two-hour walking tour to discover the historic heart of Toulouse, with a focus on the iconic monuments of the Pink City: the Capitole and its famous square, the Basilica of Saint-Sernin, a major stop on the Way of Saint James pilgrimage and a masterpiece of Romanesque art, the Convent of the Jacobins, with its Gothic architecture and its astonishing "palm tree," the banks of the Garonne River, as well as the Hôtel d'Assézat, a magnificent example of the golden age of the pastel culture. Embark on a captivating journey through the historic center of Toulouse as you explore its most emblematic monuments. The tour begins at the Capitole, where you will witness the grandeur of this architectural gem and soak in the vibrant atmosphere of its famous square. Learn about the historical and cultural significance of this iconic landmark. Next, visit the Basilica of Saint-Sernin, a pilgrimage site on the Way of Saint James, boasting breathtaking Romanesque architecture. Marvel at the intricate details of the basilica's interior and discover the stories behind its construction. Continue your exploration to the Convent of the Jacobins, a remarkable example of Gothic architecture. Be amazed by the unique design elements, including the impressive "palm tree" column. Learn about the history and significance of this religious site. As you stroll along the banks of the Garonne River, take in the scenic views and appreciate the tranquility of this natural setting. The river has played a vital role in the city's history and continues to be a beloved gathering place for locals and visitors alike. Lastly, visit the Hôtel d'Assézat, a splendid mansion that showcases the opulence of Toulouse's pastel culture. Admire the architectural beauty of the building and learn about its historical importance in the city's cultural heritage. Immerse yourself in the captivating history and architectural wonders of Toulouse's historic heart on this two-hour walking tour. Let the stories and charm of the Pink City enchant you as you delve into its rich heritage.

Toulouse: Self-Guided Audio Tour

9. Toulouse: Self-Guided Audio Tour

Welcome to the enchanting city of Toulouse, where history, culture, and vibrant energy converge to create a captivating experience for every visitor. Embark on a journey through the heart of this charming French city with the Toulouse Self-Guided Audio Tour, designed to immerse you in its rich heritage and distinctive atmosphere. Toulouse, often referred to as "La Ville Rose" (The Pink City), boasts a unique blend of medieval architecture, aerospace innovation, and a laid-back southern French charm. As you traverse its cobblestone streets, you will be accompanied by an engaging audio guide that serves as your personal storyteller, unveiling the secrets and stories that make Toulouse a hidden gem. This self-guided tour is a perfect companion for those who seek flexibility and the freedom to explore at their own pace. Whether you're a history enthusiast, an architecture lover, or someone who simply wants to soak in the local ambiance, our carefully curated audio tour promises to be an insightful and enjoyable experience. The Toulouse Self-Guided Audio Tour will lead you through iconic landmarks such as the Basilica of Saint-Sernin, a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the finest examples of Romanesque architecture in Europe. Explore the Place du Capitole, the beating heart of the city, where history comes alive against the backdrop of the impressive Capitole building. Delve into Toulouse's aerospace legacy as you visit the Cité de l'Espace, an interactive space museum that celebrates the city's significant contributions to the aerospace industry. Discover the stories of pioneers like Clément Ader and the Wright brothers, who shaped the course of aviation history. Throughout your journey, the audio guide will provide fascinating insights into Toulouse's past and present, unraveling tales of medieval battles, artistic achievements, and the modern strides made in science and technology. Engage with the city's local traditions, from the vibrant markets to the delectable cuisine, and embrace the warmth of Toulouse's welcoming community. Whether you're a solo traveler, a couple seeking a romantic getaway, or a family on an adventure, the Toulouse Self-Guided Audio Tour invites you to unlock the mysteries and treasures of this captivating city. Learn more about the top 12 tourist attractions in Toulouse. Its history, culture, myths, architecture, and other important facts are in this audio commentary which starts from the city's central station then the itinerary gradually moves one by one. 1. Toulouse Matabiau Station 2. Basilique Saint-Sernin de Toulouse 3. Jardin Japonais Pierre Baudis 4. Le Capitole 5. Théâtre du Capitole 6. Couvent des Jacobins 7. Pont Neuf 8. Fondation Bemberg 9. Musée des Augustins 10. Cathédrale Saint-Étienne 11. Muséum de Toulouse 12. Cité de l'Espace So, put on your headphones, press play, and let the alluring tales of Toulouse unfold before you as you embark on a self-guided exploration like no other.

Toulouse: City Exploration Game and Tour on your Phone

10. Toulouse: City Exploration Game and Tour on your Phone

You’re looking for a fun way to explore the city at your own pace? Then, this city-exploration game is made for you! You’ll entertain all your group with fun questions, while still teaching them fun facts about the city. Your mission (should you choose to accept it): Jackson Wilde, the famous city-explorer, needs your help… Help him solve quizzes to gather as many points as possible. With this activity, you will be guided through the following locations: 1. Monument to the Veterans 2. Saint-Étienne Cathedral 3. Hôtel d'Assézat 4. Pont Neuf 5. Jacobins Convent 6. Capitole 7. Basilica of Saint-Sernin 8. Japanese Garden Download the app on Android or iOS (or access it directly through your browser) to get access to a fun mission, multiple quizzes, as well as city guides about each monument. No worries, most of the questions are easy enough to be solved by children. So, are you ready to explore Toulouse?

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(94 reviews)

The directions were easy to follow and the information was interesting and relevant. I thoroughly enjoyed the walking tour.

the audio guide is very helpful and gives a lot of information. Worth trying .. !! it made my tour easy and interesting

We really enjoyed our tour. Angeline made it interesting, informative and entertaining.

It was very detailed, very well guided in each step, very recommended to others

Very entertaining and recommended to learn many things about the city