Discover Toulouse, its colors, its flavors, its sunny terraces but also its historical heart and its high-technology companies.
From the Garonne to the Canal du Midi, from Saint Sernin to the Cité de l'espace, the many different faces of Toulouse invite visitors to come on a journey of discoveries.
It is very pleasant to chat at the terrace of a café, to stumble upon a charming place and discover the cool freshness of a fountain, to walk around the bandstand of the Grand Rond, or across the flowering walkways in the Jardin des Plantes...
And don’t miss the serenity to be found on the quays of the Garonne and the banks of the Canal du Midi (listed as a “World Heritage” site)...
Drive over through the Gaillac vineyards to Albi, magnificent pink-bricked town on the banks of the Tarn. Admire the fortified cathedral of Ste Cecile, a masterpiece of the Southern Gothic style, before touring the Toulouse-Lautrec museum in the old Bishop's Palace, imposing fortress (XIIIth century).
Visit of the citadel which dominates the old town. It's a town within a town, a maze of narrow cobbled streets within severe ramparts of thick walls and turreted towers, but bustling with life and colour.
Discovery of the region of Corbières. Visit of Lagrasse: the village and its old market of XIVth, the Benedictine Abbey of the VIIIth century, architectural jewel of medieval time. Discovery of Lagrasse Hautes Corbières's vineyard, visit of 2 domains and wine tasting. Visit of the castle and the village. Dinner and overnight in Couiza.
Visit to a small independent producer who still presses one of their wines by foot! The charismatic owner will tell you everything about the unique micro-climate and soil that is reflected in her original and spectacular whites and red wines. Back at the Domaine, an intimate 'aperitif vigneron' tasting the wines with local products - olives, saucisson, paté and cheeses - will finish a superb first day. .
Discover the vineyards of Gaillac, the most ancient of France after Narbonne Province. These vineyards produce the typical dry pearl white wine, soft or mellow white wines, rosé wines, red primeur wines and rouge de garde. Visit a producer's domain, taste some of their wines and enjoy a delicious "déjeuner vigneron" including local products.
The Toulouse Casino offers lounges with high tech equipment for meetings, its restaurant Le Fouquet's, its theater, and its gambling rooms.
Guided by professional croupiers, discover this fascinating universe and enjoy the thrill of gambling! Show your teams the famous Texas Hold' em Poker. Or invite them to the twinkling world of gambling machines and other games.
In this casino everything is possible: lunch or dinner, shows, cabaret, cocktail party, business lunch.
In the streets of Toulouse, the teams will follow their road-book to solve enigmas and take up challenges to be the first to find out where the treasure is hidden. This treasure map is adaptable to specifical themes in order to stick to your company's seminar. For example, enigmas can be adapted to the history or current events of your company.
Your teams will have to vie with each other in wit on a privatised karting track. Grand Prix timed races (20 to 50 minutes driving per person) or Formula 1-type relay race, you choose what best suits your team. Put on your karting suits and helmets and follow the security rules, and experience the thrill of speed!