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Canal de Brienne (Le)

Allees de Brienne, 31000, Toulouse, France
+33 5 61 25 72 57
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Short canal in built up area- not especially attractive

The canal is short and not that pleasant to reach or walk next to. It has relatively few steps to... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2016
pretty walk and one of the best green area in toulouse

you can enjoy watching the boats going or floating on the canal and walk along...so pretty with the... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2016
Akiko H
Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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  • Very good51%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“boat trip” (4 reviews)
“both sides” (3 reviews)
“saint pierre” (2 reviews)
Allees de Brienne, 31000, Toulouse, France
+33 5 61 25 72 57
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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
Reviewed 12 May 2016

you can enjoy watching the boats going or floating on the canal and walk along...so pretty with the poplar trees making sounds. didn't see much people though and needs to be bit clearner..but i guess that's everywhere in french cities so.

Thank Akiko H
Reviewed 1 May 2016

this is a lovely spot for a walk in Tulouse. Appears to be a popular spot for a Sunday morning run too.

Thank magdalena f
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Walking by the channel was a wonderful experience. The day was nice, so it was good to appreciate the view.

Thank Larissa S
Reviewed 18 January 2016

I happen to love the Canal du Midi and have traveled it twice. So, how fun, to arrive in Toulouse (on a river boat or as a tourist) and find this canal that was built, and opened in 1776, to connect the Garonne River with...More

3  Thank Ginna W
Reviewed 5 December 2015

one of the most scenic and beautiful place,good for morning walks with friends.walking distance from city center.

Thank vishalsaneja
Reviewed 1 October 2015

The canal de brienne is one of two canals in Toulouse. It runs close to Pont Neuf, and has a lock from the Garonne into the canal. It has lovely trees along each side, and is calm and peaceful.

Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 28 September 2015

The canals are still funtioning in todays world although assuming a different role. In days gone by they were a major means of transportation but today, they are a lovely shady place for walk or run or bike ride. At times, its hard to believe...More

Thank Julie E
Reviewed 27 July 2015

I wanted my family to discover the Garonne and the Canal de Brienne, so the best option was the Bateaux Toulousains. There is a guy who attracted tourists around for the visit. The comments were recorded in French only and it was very messy and...More

1  Thank Katiattt
Reviewed 9 June 2015

A [pleasant canalin Toulouse with locks that are interesting to canalphiles like us. Leads to the canal du midi.

Thank Dr_Bob1
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