Discover Midi-Pyrenées. This region of France, which offers an incredible diversity of landscapes, will make a perfect family getaway or a short romantic break for a few days. The region is located in south-west France and includes no fewer than eight départements: Ariège, Aveyron, Haute-Garonne, Gers, Lot, Hautes-Pyrenées, Tarn, and Tarn-et-Garonne. The region is easily accessible from the ferry port of Le Havre or Dieppe via the A20 motorway.
Because of its large size, one can easily imagine how much this French region has to offer its visitors. Unspoiled landscapes and spectacular cities of Art and History, picturesque villages and historic sites, canals and rivers, vineyards and cities with colours of the South. The Midi-Pyrenées invites you to get away from your routine and guarantees a complete change of scenery. It is such fun to explore this region, it is customary to stay at least a week without forgetting to taste a delicious and authentic foie gras.
Here, we will marvel at the wide open spaces and countryside punctuated by valleys and hills and spectacular scenery such as the gorges du Tarn, the gorges de l’Aveyron and the valleys of the Lot and Dordogne.
This region also enjoys an impressive historical heritage. Castles, medieval villages, country houses, Gothic cathedrals and Romanesque churches are familiar sights in the Midi-Pyrenées’ landscapes.