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
pl. Ste-Cécile F - 81000 Albi
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..
pl. Ste-Cécile - Palais de la Berbie F - 81000 Albi
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..
r. E. Branly F - 81000 Albi
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 ..
50 Rue Sere De Rivieres F - 81000 Albi
Hotel Chiffre is located in the historic city of Albi. This former coaching inn offers air-conditioned rooms with flat-screen, satellite TV. Wi-Fi internet access is also available for free. The restaurant in the Hotel Chiffre serves traditional and..
17 Rue Saint Antoine F - 81000 Albi
Prix Prices from : 85 €
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, ..
10-12, Place du Palais, Rue du Docteur Devoisin F - 81000 Albi
Prix Prices from : 149 €
Offering a brasserie open 7 days a week and a bar, Alchimy is located in the centre of Albi. Free WiFi access is available in the bedrooms. Albi Train Station is 1.5 km away. Each room has a TV with cable channels, air conditioning, a minibar and a ..
42 pl. 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.
20 r. Porta F - 81000 Albi
This restaurant's name and the wooden wine crates piled up at the entrance set the tone. Enjoy the simple bistro dishes accompanied by good wines (wide choice served by the glass). In summer the terrace is wonderful!
50 r. Séré-de-Rivières F - 81000 Albi
5 r. 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.
pl. Stalingrad F - 81000 Albi
81 rte de Cordes F - 81000 Albi
This restaurant has large picture windows giving onto verdant grounds, a lovely terrace, and a fireplace to keep you warm in winter. It offers an elegant setting in which to savour market-based dishes that are rather standard fare but very tasty.