Cruises around Toulouse
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CRUISES AROUND TOULOUSE
Leave your hire car and deacover Toulouse Croisières, they invite you aboard its new pleasure cruiseboat, Le Capitole. It's spacious and comfortable, with its room for 150 passengers, a sliding roof providing a covered area for panoramic viewing and two promenade decks. It includes a bar, sound and video systems, toilet facilities and heating.
Le Capitole travels the Garonne for a wonderful discovery of its beauty and interest. You should be at the departure point at Quai de la Daurade for embarkation ten minutes before departure.
There is much to see from Le Capitole. As you travel the Garonne, you will come to Pont Neuf, the oldest bridge in Toulouse. There is the Hotel Dieu Saint Jacques, a former hospital which cared for pilgrims traveling to and from Compostella. There is the Saint Michael lock, an example of man's recent ingenuity of engineering. And of course, there is the river itself; a place along which to take a casual walk. There is the Dome of La Grave Saint-Pierre des Cuisines, one of many other beautiful sights that you can see from Le Capitole on the Garonne.
Tel: 05 61 257 257
Fax: 05 61 14 19 03
Length of cruise 1hr15.
From 30th Mars to 30th April: every day except Monday
at 10h30, 15hr00 and 16h30
From 1st May to 29th September: every day except Monday
at 10h30, 15h00 and 16h30 and 18h00
From 30th September to 3rd November: every day except Monday
at 10h30, 15h00 and 16h30
Fares : adults : 8 euros
children (- 12 years old) : 5 euros
An excursion on the Canal du Midi aboard the "Cap d'Ambre"
This is a trip that starts on the Canal du Midi, then,up the Canal de Brienne, and through the St Pierre lock, joining the Garonne close to Le Bazacle. There are exceptional views of Toulouse. Disembarkation is at the Port l'Embouchure. It is a reminder of the past in Toulouse, and the discovery of the bridges of the Ville Rose.
Afternoons in summer from 15.00
in winter from 14.00
Vedette Cap d'Ambre
Tel: 05 61 71 45 95
1 hour excursion with commentary.
Embarkation: Port de l'Embouchure (Ponts Jumeaux).
Mornings: leisure centres only.
Fares : adults 12 euros
children (from 5-15 years old) 3 euros
children (under 5 years old) 3 euros
See Toulouse by sailing on a barge on the Garonne. The barge Baladine offers trips that last 1 hour, and offer a unique way to see the city.
Tel: 06 07 43 48 28
Length of cruise 1hr15.
Every day on holidays and every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
from Easter to All Saints'day
at 14h30, 16h00 and 17h30
Fares : adults 6,10 euros
children (from 3 to12 years old) 3,81 euros