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
Paintings, drawings, lithographs and a series of posters illustrating Toulouse-Lautrec's life are on display in the superb setting of the Berbie Palace. Over 1,000 works given by the artist's parents have been preserved here. The collection has been ..
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 ..
23-25, rue Toulouse-Lautrec. F - 81000 ALBI
"A charming & welcoming hotel; tasty, flavoursome cooking; a warm and friendly welcome from your hosts and the very best produce of the vine - what more can one ask for?"
17 Rue Saint Antoine F - 81000 Albi
Prix Prices from : 75 €
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, ..
48 Place Jean Jaures F - 81000 Albi
Prix Prices from : 56 €
A 10-minute walk from Albi’s Cathredral and Toulouse Lautrec Museum and 1.5 km from the train station, Ibis Styles Albi Centre Le Theatro offers air-conditioned rooms. At Ibis Styles Albi Centre Le Theatro, all rooms also have a private bathroom wit..
50 r. Séré-de-Rivières F - 81000 Albi
pl. Stalingrad F - 81000 Albi
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.
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.
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!
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.