Saint Nicolas de la Grave in the heart of Tarn and Garonne is the ideal place to experience the "Real and Authentic France"
Département: Tarn et Garonne
Main Town: Montauban
Population Density: 65/km2
Area: 3,718 km2
Tarn-and-Garonne : land of a thousand and one flavours and the market garden of the Midi-Pyrénées.
Home to the truffle known as the black diamond of the Quercy, garlic from Lomagne, the renowned golden Chasselas grapes of Moissac, saffron, wines and numerous other gastronomic delights, Tarn-and-Garonne is a land of milk and honey. Restaurant owners, market stall holders and producers all tempt you with their produce guaranteed to make mouths water young and old alike !
In Tarn-and-Garonne there is a long tradition of pride in homegrown produce and knowhow which continues to this day.
Whether as a family, a couple or amongst friends, Tarn and Garonne offers a wealth of activities for outdoor sports fans, nature lovers, gourmets, sightseers or just relaxing !
Our many leisure centres offer water sports and swimming facilities for all the family.
Fishing fans will find perch, pike,catfish, trout and shad in our rivers. Foodies can savour local produce to their hearts delight.
Sports fans have a choice of canoeing, potholing, rock climbing, golf, sailing, cycling (along cyclepaths or the green route) rambling either on foot or on horseback to mention but a few.
Archeology and history fans can delight in their discoveries by simply wandering through Tarn-and-Garonne, virtually an open air museum, either on foot, by bike or by car.
Tarn-and-Garonne has surprises in store for you.