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Canal de Brienne (Le)

Allees de Brienne, 31000, Toulouse, France
+33 5 61 25 72 57
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Great for exercise

When you are in Toulouse and want to cycle walk and run, the Canal de Brienne and its wooded banks... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
LargelyMonk
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Banstead, United Kingdom
Calm place

Eventhough there are busy streets from two sides of this canal, you can still get a relaxing moment... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2017
Justyna A
,
Krakow, Poland
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good51%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“boat trip” (4 reviews)
“pretty walk” (2 reviews)
“both sides” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
Allees de Brienne, 31000, Toulouse, France
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+33 5 61 25 72 57
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11 - 20 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 20 February 2017

When you are in Toulouse and want to cycle walk and run, the Canal de Brienne and its wooded banks are a great place to do any of the above. It links up with the Canal du Midi which gives even more scope to same...More

Thank LargelyMonk
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Eventhough there are busy streets from two sides of this canal, you can still get a relaxing moment with stunnig view of trees, little bridges and water. Worth to visit any time!

Thank Justyna A
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Trees, paths on both sides, this is a gorgeous walking and cycling area. Connects up with the old brick circular port that links the Canal du Midi with the Canal de Garonne.

Thank queen_of_expats
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

A very mild 17 degrees with blue sky and sunshine ensured a pleasant stroll along the leafy canal. Lots of joggers passed me by, plenty of locals also enjoying the calm, tranquil scene. Enough seating on either side of the towpath to contemplate. Dogs catered...More

Thank CaptMish
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

The beautiful Plane tree-lined Canal de Brienne is located entirely within the city of Toulouse. It connects the Canal du Midi at the Ponts Jumeaux to the Garonne River just above Pont Saint Pierre. It is an excellent place for a jog or a leisurely...More

Thank Ronald S
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Without a doubt Toulouse is a fantastic city with so much to do and so much to see. Nevertheless, sometimes you need a time away from the hussle and bustle. A walk along these beautiful canals provides peace, shade and nature in abundance. In truth,...More

1  Thank MRB01
Reviewed 21 July 2016

You can either walk, bike or run along the canal. A great path to get to the center and avoid roads. Always green with lot of trees. A must see also when visiting Toulouse. Very pretty canal and a pleasant walk.

1  Thank Happy_Mag
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

After a stimulating three-day conference filled with talk, the quiet canal paths are perfect for winding down. I entered at the Gare Matabiau, and walked the just-right length to where it meets the Canal du Midi, which is wider and less shady. There are exit...More

Thank Margot W
Reviewed 2 June 2016

While walking from point A to point B if in the area, the canal is a scenic walk as it runs in between streets and the local residences and shops. Other than the occasional motorcycle or bus the walk is peaceful. This was not a...More

Thank JDSoui
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The canal is short and not that pleasant to reach or walk next to. It has relatively few steps to access it- you can find yourself walking next to it for sometime with no easy way back to the streets!

Thank KayBristol
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