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Jardin Des Martels

A day in Giroussens, land of potters

10:15 Tour of Contemporary Ceramics Centre

The Ceramics Centre is dedicated to the promotion and enhancement of ceramics in all its forms, the work of very small workshops, open to art and freedom of establishment and maintenance of expertise.
 

 


11:00 Church of Giroussens

Accompanied by a Tarn lecturer , you will visit the Gothic church built in the late thirteenth century by the abbots of Saint-Salvy Albi.
 

 


12:00 Lunch at the restaurant Echauguette

You will have lunch at the village restaurant, "Echauguette" overlooking the panoramic view of the Agout Valley. Nicolas, the chef, offers a constantly reinvented cuisine using fresh local produce.

 


2:30 p.m. Tourist Railway Tarn1

Travel back in time aboard a genuine process of XIX century. You will enjoy the charms of the countryside, accompanied by train enthusiasts with the expertise of yesteryear.

 


3:15 p.m. Tour of Jardins des Martels

Change of scenery in this remarkable garden ranked among the most beautiful in France. This floral English park Asian inspired will seduce you by its diversity, as his creativity.

 

 


 

An exceptional day between gardens and vineyards

10:00 a.m. Touristic Train of Tarn

Travel into time on a real last century train  You will enjoy the charms of the countryside, accompanied by railway enthusiasts with the expertise of yesteryear.

 


12:00 a.m. Picnic in the gardens

A picnic along with a  local Gaillac wine will be served in the gardens. Possibility of substituting the picnic by a meal at the restaurant "Echauguette" in the village.

 


2:00 p.m. Visit of the Jardins des Martels

Change of scenery in this  quaint garden ranked among the most beautiful in France. This floral English park Asian inspired, will seduce you by its diversity, as well as by his creativity. Have fun with the treasure hunt, "giggles" insured!

 


4:30 p.m. tasting in the Gaillac vineyards

Departure from the garden to the domain of Carcenac in the heart of the Millennium vineyards of Gaillac. After visiting the area guided by the winemakers, you will taste the best wines of this passionate family that h for as been working together for seven generations. Possibility of purchasing at good rates.

 

 

 

Informations and prices

For information on these days, you can contact Tourism Tarn .
 
Damien Costes
Production Assistant and Marketing Group
05 63 77 01 64
damien.costes@tourisme-tarn.com
 
TOURISM TARN
41 rue Porta 81000 Albi
SUCH. 05 63 77 32 10
FAX. 05 63 77 32 32