LOURDES, FRANCE : travel information on Lourdes, France

Poitiers city travel guide

Lourdes is situated in Midi Pyrénées ( South west of France ), approximatively 850 kms from Paris (see how to get to Lourdes from Paris).

Lourdes is a small town (see Lourdes map) renowned for its basilica and cave (Grotte de Massabielle) where Bernadette Soubirous, a 14 years old girl, had 18 vision of the Virgin Mary. Lourdes is know an international catholic pilgrimage direction, were happen some medical miracles.

Lourdes is situated at the foot of the Pyrenees mountains and so, the city has a typical mountain weather (see Lourdes weather)

Midi Pyrénées are also renowned for Toulouse city

THE WEATHER OF LOURDES FRANCE : the usual weather in Lourdes France

Lourdes, France weather forecast for your vacation and holidays

Lourdes is situated in South west France. The climate of southern France is usually cool in winter and hot in summer.

THE WEATHER OF TOULOUSE FRANCE : the usual weather in Toulouse France

Toulouse, France weather forecast for your vacation and holidays

Toulouse is situated in South west France. The climate of southern France is usually cool in winter and hot in summer.

Toulouse, FRANCE: Toulouze city

Toulouse city is situated in Midi Pyrenees, France

Toulouse city is situated approximatively 650 kms from Paris. (see how to get to Toulouse from Paris)

Toulouse is situated on the banks of the Garonne river, and offers fine typical architecture, made of pink bricks (Toulouse is called the « pink city », ou « Ville Rose »), luscious food (Restaurant in Toulouse). See places to see in Toulouse and around Toulouse

The weather of Toulouse is usually rainy in winter and hot in summer

PLACES TO SEE IN TOULOUSE, FRANCE: Toulouze city guide

What to see in Toulouse city

Toulouse city is renowned for :

* its beautiful historic center (Le Capitole place and around : old town, Saint Sernin basilica…)
* the Garonne river banks

AROUND TOULOUSE, FRANCE: places to see around Toulouze

What to see around Toulouse city

Toulouse city is situated in the Midi-Pyrénées region which offers agricultural and historical landscape (castles, romanesque churches…).

Midi Pyrénées is the country of gastronomy (foie gras, cassoulet, roquefort…) and good beverages (Cahors wine, Armagnac….).

LOT, FRANCE : travel information on Lot,  France

Lot, France travel guide : Lot trip, tourism and holidays

Lot is situated in the South west of France. Lot is renowned for :

Cahors

Rocamadour and Padirac caves

HAUTES PYRENEES, FRANCE : travel information on Hautes-Pyrenees, France

Haute Pyrenees, France travel guide : Hautes-Pyrennees trip, tourism and holidays

Hautes Pyrenees are situated in the South west of France. Upper Pyrenees are renowned for :

Lourdes

Pyrenees National Park