Private tour of historical Toulouse
Explore the historical city of Toulouse with a professional guide on a tour that is customized for you, and get lots of informations you will see along the way.
Start with a visit to the Basilica of Saint-Sernin, constructed between 1080 and 1120 is the largest remaining Romanesque building in Europe. Marvelous quality of the many sculptures and tympan and the concept to receive the pilgrims why it was added to the UNESCO World Heritage Sites as part of the "World Heritage Sites of the Routes of Santiago de Compostela" in 1998.
Then walk through the narrow street to find the jewels from the middle ages like the chapel of the Carmel's sisterhood, the henry IV Courtyard at the Capitol, the Church of the Jacobins large brick building in the Gothique Méridional (southern Gothic) style where is located the relique of of Saint Thomas Aquinas (Sainto Thomas D'Aquino) offered by Pope Urban V in 1368 to the Domenicans brotherhood to encourage pilgrims and the up-keep of the church. Hear how it was used by Napoleon as a stable for his horses during his war campaigns.
Find the miracles of the Black Lady of tha Dourade the river banks and end up in a visit Hôtel d'Assézat luxuous Palace of the brothers dealers of the Pastel at the XVII century