About the Canal du Midi:
The Canal du Midi was originally constructed to create a waterway shortcut between the Atlantic and the Mediterranean, but today it serves as a charming and integral part of the landscape of several lovely Southern France cities. Find out about visiting the Canal du Midi.
Cities Along the Canal du Midi:
The Canal du Midi is an attraction unto itself, but as a bonus it also winds its way through some of the most beautiful territory in all of France. Some of the canal stops (which can be visited by barge as well, of course) include:
Activities on the Canal du Midi:
The Canal du Midi is an excellent attraction for anyone from urbanite to outdoors enthusiast. The cities along the canal are not as vast as Paris, but there is plenty of urban flair to be found. For those who prefer adventures, you can do almost anything active along the canal from cycling and walking to kayaking and hiking.