Montesquieu-volvestre

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DepartureMONTESQUIEU-VOLVESTRE (31)
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Montesquieu-Volvestre is a commune located in the Haute-Garonne department in the region Midi-Pyrénées.


Discover Montesquieu-Volvestre

discover-montesquieu-volvestre

Things to see in Montesquieu-Volvestre :

  • Saint-Victor church
  • The banks of the Arize
  • The covered market
  • The Mill of Barrau
  • The castle of Palays
  • Le Castéra : a 336 m high hill


Accommodation nearby

l-oustaou sajas

L'Oustaou

  • Sajas
  • 05 61 91 37 28
chateau-beauregard saint-girons

Château Beauregard

  • Saint-girons
  • 05 61 66 66 64
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Hôtel de la Tour du Loup

  • La bastide-de-serou
  • 05 61 64 59 59

The covered market of Montesquieu-Volvestre

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This market is dating from the 13th century as well as the Bastide. Today, the covered market hosts the weekly local market every Tuesday morning. The farming market taking place every Saturday morning is famous for the quality of its local produce.


Accommodation nearby

l-oustaou sajas

L'Oustaou

  • Sajas
  • 05 61 91 37 28
chateau-beauregard saint-girons

Château Beauregard

  • Saint-girons
  • 05 61 66 66 64
hotel-de-la-tour-du-loup la-bastide-de-serou

Hôtel de la Tour du Loup

  • La bastide-de-serou
  • 05 61 64 59 59

The church Saint-Victor

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Saint-Victor church was built almost at the same time as the Bastide, in May 1246 by the Count of Toulouse : Raymond VII. 


Accommodation nearby

l-oustaou sajas

L'Oustaou

  • Sajas
  • 05 61 91 37 28
chateau-beauregard saint-girons

Château Beauregard

  • Saint-girons
  • 05 61 66 66 64
hotel-de-la-tour-du-loup la-bastide-de-serou

Hôtel de la Tour du Loup

  • La bastide-de-serou
  • 05 61 64 59 59

The mill of Barrau

the-mill-of-barrau

At the entrance of the village of Montesquieu-Volvestre, on river Arize, the grinding wheel of the mill of Barrau built in 1450 stopped turning only twice, in 1510 because of the religion war and in 1875 because of a massive flood.


Accommodation nearby

l-oustaou sajas

L'Oustaou

  • Sajas
  • 05 61 91 37 28
chateau-beauregard saint-girons

Château Beauregard

  • Saint-girons
  • 05 61 66 66 64
hotel-de-la-tour-du-loup la-bastide-de-serou

Hôtel de la Tour du Loup

  • La bastide-de-serou
  • 05 61 64 59 59



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