Things to see and do - Albi
Unmissable tourist sites
Albi Travel guide
Albi : Michelin's recommendations
Dominated by the fantastic silhouette of its brick cathedral, «Albi the Red», the town is spread along the side of the Tarn. Seductive and welcoming, Albi invites you to stroll, with its winding lanes, flanked by old houses... unless the invitation of a barge trip along the Tarn is more appealing.
Tourist attractions Albi : Things to see and do
The Cathédrale Ste-Cécile is a veritable fortress of brick, a striking building opening through a canopy porch. The chancel is enclosed by a rood Screen made of lace-like stonework and decorated with magnificent statues; the fresco of the Last Judgme..
Place Ste-Cécile - palais de la Berbie
The world's most significant collection of works by Toulouse-Lautrec, which came about thanks to a generous donation from the painter's mother, Countess Adèle, is preserved in this museum, renovated in 2012. Paintings, drawings, lithographs and all o..
Rue E. Branly
Starting from the Albi Tourist Office, follow the circuit Azur (blue loop) to explore the banks of the Tarn River which offer superb views of the city and its old fortifications. On the right bank of the Tarn there are some nicely restored old brick ..
16 Place du Vigan F - 81000 Albi
Prix Prices from : 65 €
Hostellerie du Vigan is situated in the centre of Albi and offers air-conditioned guest rooms with a flat-screen TV and Canal+ channels. All rooms include free Wi-Fi internet access and en suite bathroom facilities. Most of the rooms are equipped wi..
8, rue Saint Clair F - 81000 Albi
Prix Prices from : 48 €
The Logis Saint Clair welcomes you to the historic heart of the old town of Albi, close to the Ste Cécile cathedral and the Toulouse Lautrec museum. Stay in one of its 15 rooms, all equipped with a full bathroom and free wireless internet. For yo..
17 Rue Saint Antoine F - 81000 Albi
Hostellerie Du Grand Saint Antoine is located only 500 metres from Albi Cathedral and Toulouse Lautrec Museum. It features a manicured garden and the air-conditioned rooms have free Wi-Fi access. Decorated with antique furniture and floral fabrics, ..
42 place Jean-Jaurès F - 81000 Albi
Albi's hippest restaurant! The interior design has a Nordic feel, refined and inviting with picture windows. You can have a sneak preview into the kitchens, where the chef concocts well-crafted dishes, which are contemporary, tasty and copious.
5 rue de la Pompe F - 81000 Albi
Come winter or summer, this restaurant is always a good bet. The cuisine, generous and authentic, reflects the outlook of the owner, a native of the region. His other passion is wine, and he holds tastings in the vaulted parlour.
10-12 place du Palais F - 81000 Albi
In the heart of the old town, this fine Art Deco building is home to a contemporary style brasserie with a pretty glass roof and imposing Murano chandelier. As for the food: good, traditional French dishes made with quality local ingredients are the ..
22 rue de la Souque F - 81000 Albi
Contrary to its name, this pretty establishment in the heart of the old town doesn't blow its own trumpet... but is definitely worth a visit! The young chef proposes flavoursome market cuisine, bringing out the best of tradition. The terrace, with it..
20 rue Porta F - 81000 Albi
A father and son duo work in this pleasant, contemporary bistro. The result is tasty food that skilfully revisits the terroir and an impressive choice of wines by the glass with almost 400 to choose from! In summer, there is a choice of two terrace..
48 place Jean-Jaures F - 81000 Albi