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On the Occitanie Rail Tour

Discover Moissac

In the Tarn-et-Garonne department, Moissac is set in a lush landscape washed by the River Tarn. The hillsides overlooking the town are covered in orchards and vineyards.This is the land of AOC Chasselas grapes. Moissac, a stopover on the pilgrimage route to Santiago de Compostela, is a major centre of Romanesque art in France. It is also well-known as a stopover along the Canal des Deux Mers. 


Visit Saint-Pierre Abbatial Church, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, but don't forget to walk over to the banks of the River Tarn...

In Moissac, you'll enjoy: 

  • Eating in one of the restaurants on the charming square facing Saint-Pierre Abbey
  • Sipping a glass of AOC Chasselas grape juice
  • Canoeing, paddle-boarding or boating on the River Tarn
  • Walking along the Canal des Deux Mers and watching the canal turn into a bridge over the River Tarn. 

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