The formal gardens of the Berbie Palace, Albi
It is a pleasant walk along the covered pathway at the Berbie Palace
Boat trips can be taken on the Tarn
Shops, restaurants, interesting buildings abound in Albi
and come and stay in Albi, Jewel of the Tarn, 50 minutes drive from
Albi, is a town to visit any time of the year.
It glows with art - in the large Toulouse Lautrec museum at the Berbie Palace and the Medieval masterpieces of paintings, frescoes, and decorations in Ste Cecile Cathedral; - with architecture in the red brick cathedral, palace, numerous houses, with roof top galleries; - with dining and restaurants
There are numerous places to visit in the area including Cordes - Heretic city of Count Raymond VII of Toulouse, - now considered one of the most picturesque villages in France; and Gaillac, especially known for its wines and its imposing position on the Tarn river.