To feel the real pulse of Toulouse, step out and explore nearby areas such as Blagnac, Colomiers, and Plaisance-du-Touch.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a great vacation choice. Find the treasures kept in some of the remarkable galleries and collections such as the Musee des Augustins, Les Abattoirs and the Museum of Natural History Toulouse. Go and see a few of the popular live performances at the Toulouse National Theatre, the Zenith de Toulouse and the Halle aux Grains Theater.
To surround yourself with nature, head to the nearby green spaces. These are great places to relax. Enjoy some of the scenic urban spaces such as the Japanese Garden Toulouse.
To really get a feel for the area, visit the nearby local attractions such as Pont Neuf, the Jardin des Plantes and the Place du Capitole. These are popular with locals and tourists alike. Take the time to visit sacred places such as Jacobins Church and Basilique Saint-Sernin. Relax in the calm atmosphere and gain a deeper understanding of the role religion in Tournefeuille.
If you're a fan of rugby union, don’t miss the opportunity to see local favorites, the Stade Toulousain, doing battle at Ernest-Wallon Stadium. On game days the area around the stadium becomes a sea of red, white and black, as crowds join together to get behind their beloved team.
To make sure you get the most out of Tournefeuille, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks it’s hard to go past the Novotel Toulouse Centre Wilson, the Crowne Plaza Toulouse, and the Grand Hôtel de l'Opéra.