The Top Tourist Sites - a unique collection in France

Albi Vallée du Tarn, Great Sites Occitanie
Albi is listed in the Top 40 Tourist Sites in Occitanie and 1st in the Tarn, alongside Cordes-sur-Ciel, Sorèze and the Canal du Midi. A colourful, gourmet, commercial city, Albi welcomes you!

THE COLLECTION OF TOP TOURIST SITES

The Top Tourist Sites in Occitanie are a unique collection in France. They are places, atmospheres and landscapes which one will always remember. Unbeleivably beautiful villages, cities and natural sites to which one is happy to return. ToulouseRocamadourConques or the Gavarnie cirque are magical places for stay for the day or longer. Occitanie has 40 Top Sites which simply should not be missed because they reveal the region’s history and beauty.

Albi, Vallée du Tarn : Great Site Occitanie Sud de France

You will be delighted by Albi’s colours and unique architecture. It will charm you with its festivals and its gastronomy. This Top Tourist Site is described to you by Denis Miau, an Albi visual artist, recognised for his knowledge of the region, but also his sincerity, simplicity and ability to make his region come alive. Albi lives in colour! 

Des bons plans pour Albi & Vallée du Tarn, by Julien

ALBI TRAVEL JOURNAL

Through a lively, sincere and aesthetic narrative, the Top Tourist Sites of Occitanie unveil their heritage and the thousands of hidden treasures. Great History and anecdotes, on or off the beaten track, the wonders and the newnesses of the journey are all there for you.
Follow the story, turn the pages of the travel journal.

ALBI - Grand Site de Midi-Pyrénées - Carnet de voyage - Albi Tourisme, par Fabienne

 

ALBI, THE EPISCOPAL CITY, CLASSIFIED AS A UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE

Classified as a Unesco World Heritage Site in July 2010, the Episcopal City has kept its historical identity with the Pont Vieux, the fortifications along the Tarn river, the Berbie Palace and the powerful Sainte-Cécile Cathedral with its gigantic brick edifice which rises above the river Tarn.