15 days in Occitanie Itinerary

15 days in Occitanie Itinerary

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Lourdes
— 1 night
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Toulouse
— 2 nights
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Rocamadour
— 1 night
Drive
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Carcassonne
— 3 nights
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Argeles-sur-Mer
— 2 nights
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Cap-d'Agde
— 2 nights
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Uzes
— 3 nights
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Lourdes

— 1 night
Lourdes is a small market town lying in the foothills of the Pyrenees. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Grotte de Massabielle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique de l’Immaculee Conception. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapelle de l'Adoration. and then get great views at Pic Du Midi.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Lourdes trip maker site.

Brussels, Belgium to Lourdes is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Lourdes are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Toulouse.

Things to do in Lourdes

Historic Sites · Nature · Childrens Museums · Museums

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Find places to stay Jul 22 — 23:

Toulouse

— 2 nights

La Ville Rose (Pink City)

On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): make a trip to Le Capitole, steep yourself in history at Church of Les Jacobins, then admire the striking features of Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee Toulouse-Lautrec. On the 25th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get curious at Cite de l'espace and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Saint-Sernin.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Toulouse trip tool.

You can drive from Lourdes to Toulouse in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Lourdes, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Toulouse, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can go by car to Rocamadour.

Things to do in Toulouse

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 23 — 25:

Rocamadour

— 1 night

Balcony of the Dordogne Valley

Rocamadour is only accessible by one road leading into the port town built on the face of a cliff with a large number of buildings cantilevered over the edge.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): stop by La Ferme de Vigne Haute, then explore the fascinating underground world of Gouffre de Padirac, and then contemplate the long history of Cite Religieuse.

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Drive from Toulouse to Rocamadour in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Rocamadour when traveling from Toulouse in July, with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can go by car to Carcassonne.

Things to do in Rocamadour

Historic Sites · Shopping · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 26:

Carcassonne

— 3 nights

Medieval Heart of France

Best known as a fortified town, Carcassonne is a walled city that provided the inspiration for the castle in Disney's "Sleeping Beauty" and the location for many scenes in Kevin Costner's movie "Robin Hood." For a daily dose of excitement, medieval jousting tournaments are held twice per day between the two walls--while this may sound like a typical touristy show, it's actually an entertaining display of combative competition and horsemanship.
Cité de Carcassonne and Cathar Castles will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Eglise Saint-Nazaire and Chateau Comtal. When in Carcassonne, make a side trip to see Lac des Montagnes in Mazamet, approximately Mazamet away. Next up on the itinerary: learn about winemaking at O'Vineyards, pause for some serene contemplation at Carcassonne Cathedral, and take an in-depth tour of Musee De L'ecole.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Carcassonne trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Rocamadour to Carcassonne by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Rocamadour in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Carcassonne, with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Argeles-sur-Mer.

Things to do in Carcassonne

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 26 — 29:

Argeles-sur-Mer

— 2 nights
Argelès-sur-Mer is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.It is about 25 km from Perpignan.GeographyArgelès-sur-Mer is located in the canton of La Côte Vermeille and in the arrondissement of Céret.Argelès-sur-Mer is on the Côte Vermeille at the foot of the Albères mountain range, close to the Spanish border. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): kick back and relax at La Plage du Rouet de La Palme, then stroll through La Franqui Beach, and then kick back and relax at La Plagette. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Plage de Paulilles, steep yourself in history at Fort Saint-Elme, then kick back and relax at Crique du Porteil, and finally kick back and relax at St-Cyprien Plage.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Argeles-sur-Mer trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Carcassonne to Argeles-sur-Mer takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Argeles-sur-Mer sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Cap-d'Agde.

Things to do in Argeles-sur-Mer

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 29 — 31:

Cap-d'Agde

— 2 nights
On the 1st (Mon), stroll through Plage des Trois Digues, take a tour by water with Belouga Plongee, and then kick back and relax at Plage de la Grande Conque. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Plage des Orpellieres, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de VALRAS, and then do a tasting at Domaine Preignes Le Vieux.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Cap-d'Agde trip planner.

You can drive from Argeles-sur-Mer to Cap-d'Agde in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. July in Cap-d'Agde sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Uzes.

Things to do in Cap-d'Agde

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 2:

Uzes

— 3 nights
Uzès is a small town and a commune in the Gard department in southern France.It lies about 25km north-northeast of Nîmes.HistoryOriginally Ucetia or Eutica in Latin, Uzès was a small Gallo-Roman oppidum, or administrative settlement. Your inner history buff will appreciate La Maison Carree and Temple de Diane. Do some cultural sightseeing at Pont du Gard and Musee 1900. Explore Uzes' surroundings by going to Salin d'Aigues-Mortes (in Aigues-Mortes), L'Arene des Bieres (in Marguerittes) and Espiguette Beach (in Le Grau-du-Roi). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Haribo Museum and take in nature's colorful creations at Jardins de la Fontaine.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Uzes attractions planning tool.

Traveling by car from Cap-d'Agde to Uzes takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. August in Uzes sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Uzes

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 2 — 5:

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Landmarks · Specialty Museums · Castles