Canal du Midi tourism and travel guide

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Visit Canal du Midi: highlights and tourist information

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Canal du Midi is situated in the Haute-Garonne department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 1 kilometres from Toulouse, the department capital (general information: Canal du Midi is 587 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Toulouse at 1 km and Lavaur at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Canal du Midi, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Canal du Midi in Occitanie.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haute-Garonne

Map of places to visit near Canal du Midi

Markets in and near Canal du Midi

  • Toulouse: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (1km)
  • Blagnac: market Saturday (6km)
  • Ramonville-Saint-Agne: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Saint-Orens-de-Gameville: market Saturday (9km)
  • Tournefeuille: market Sunday (10km)
  • Colomiers: market Thursday & Saturday (10km)
  • Castanet-Tolosan: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Cugnaux: market Saturday (12km)
  • Pibrac: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Plaisance-du-Touch: market Thursday & Saturday (14km)

More information about Canal du Midi, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Canal du Midi, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Canal du Midi.

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais de Toulouse (1km)
  • Jardin Royal de Toulouse (2km)
  • Parc du château de Merville (18km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Larra (23km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (27km)
  • Jardin des Martels (31km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Bouconne (19km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Canal du Midi

Canton: na

Arrondissement: na

Department: Haute-Garonne

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: na

Distance to Canal du Midi

from Toulouse (prefecture): 1 km

from Paris: 587 km

from Calais: 817 km

from Nice: 467 km

from Bordeaux: 212 km

from Strasbourg: 735 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Canal du Midi from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Balma, Blagnac, Montrabe, Pin-Balma, Quint-Fonsegrives and Toulouse.

This page in French: Visiter Canal du Midi