While you are in Saint-Jean, be sure to spend a day taking in colorful neighborhoods like Balma, Toulouse and L'Union.
Saint-Jean has plenty of museums, exhibits and show venues within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Learn, admire and be thoroughly entertained in the variety of museums including the Musee des Augustins. Go and see a lively show at the Toulouse National Theatre and the Halle aux Grains Theater.
If the weather is good get into the great outdoors and appreciate the nearby green spaces. Nature lovers love to visit places like the Japanese Garden Toulouse. There is a relaxed atmosphere here and pretty botanical displays.
If you have time in and around Saint-Jean, treat yourself with a visit to Pont Neuf, the Canal du Midi and the Place du Capitole. If your spirit could do with a little renewal, you’ll be moved by the serene atmosphere at sacred places like Jacobins Church and Basilique Saint-Sernin.
Nearby Ernest-Wallon Stadium is a great place to hang out with lovers of rugby union, and to see local favorites, the Stade Toulousain, in all their glory. On weekends the stadium is filled with red, white and black, as local rugby union lovers gather to get behind their beloved team.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s many accommodation options. For a good night’s sleep it’s hard to go past the Novotel Toulouse Centre Wilson, the Crowne Plaza Toulouse, and the popular Grand Hôtel de l'Opéra.