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 ..
16 Place du Vigan F - 81000 Albi
Prix Prices from : 70 €
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..
3, rue Honoré de Balzac. F - 81000 ALBI
Prix Prices from : 70 €
Les Pasteliers is a charming hotel locate in a calm neighbourhood in the centre of Albi, very close to the historical old town. Guests are accommodated in individually decorated rooms, each with its own unique design style and all equipped with priva..
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?"
11 quai Choiseul F - 81000 Albi
A welcoming restaurant in a building in Albi's old town. One of the dining areas is a lovely vaulted room and the other is more contemporary. The chef proposes refined, creative cuisine, in a series of 'surprise' set menus, which are inspired by his ..
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!
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.
41 bis r. Porta 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.
50 r. Séré-de-Rivières F - 81000 Albi