4 days in Toulouse, Limoges & Sarlat-la-Caneda Itinerary

4 days in Toulouse, Limoges & Sarlat-la-Caneda Itinerary

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4 days in Toulouse, Limoges & Sarlat-la-Caneda Itinerary

Start: Barcelona
Drive:  4​h
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Toulouse
— Few hours
2
Limoges
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Sarlat-la-Caneda
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
End: Barcelona

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Toulouse

Toulouse ©
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 9th (Thu): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Saint-Sernin, and then don't miss a visit to Place du Capitole.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Toulouse online vacation planner .

Barcelona, Spain to Toulouse is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Traveling from Barcelona in May, Toulouse is a bit cooler at night with lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Limoges.

Things to do in Toulouse

Fun & Games Historic Sites
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Place du Capitole ©
Place du Capitole
Room Escape Games
Basilique Saint-Sernin ©
Basilique Saint-Sernin

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Limoges

Limoges ©
Known for its medieval enamels on copper (Limoges enamels), its 19th-century porcelain (Limoges porcelain), and for its oak barrels used for Cognac production, Limoges has a creative flair with historic significance.
On the 10th (Fri), admire the landmark architecture of Gare de Limoges, get your game on at Laser Game Evolution, then have some family-friendly fun at Bubble Bump - Limoges, then contemplate the long history of Eglise Saint Pierre du Queyroix, and finally contemplate the long history of Oradour-sur-Glane.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Limoges trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Toulouse to Limoges in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Toulouse in May: highs in Limoges hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Sarlat-la-Caneda.

Things to do in Limoges

Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Oradour-sur-Glane
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Oradour-sur-Glane ©
Oradour-sur-Glane
Gare de Limoges ©
Gare de Limoges
Eglise Saint Pierre du Queyroix ©
Eglise Saint Pierre du Queyroix

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Sarlat-la-Caneda

Sarlat-la-Caneda ©
Sarlat-la-Caneda is the capital of the former Périgord Noir, now referred to as the Aquitaine region that is home to a historical area consisting of impeccably preserved 14th-century buildings and sites.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Les Jardins de Marqueyssac, step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Castelnaud, and then step into the grandiose world of Chateau des Milandes. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Vieux Sarlat, stop by Cave Philippe Godard, then explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Beynac, and finally admire all the interesting features of Les Noyeraies du Landers.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Sarlat-la-Caneda trip itinerary planning tool .

You can drive from Limoges to Sarlat-la-Caneda in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Limoges in May, plan for a bit warmer days in Sarlat-la-Caneda, with highs around 25°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Sarlat-la-Caneda

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, Les Jardins de Marqueyssac, Chateau de Beynac
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Chateau de Castelnaud ©
Chateau de Castelnaud
Les Jardins de Marqueyssac ©
Les Jardins de Marqueyssac
Vieux Sarlat
Vieux Sarlat

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