Albi (French pronunciation: [albi]; Occitan: Albi [ˈalβi]) is a commune in southern France. It is the prefecture of the Tarn department. It is located on the River Tarn, c. 85 km northeast of Toulouse. Its inhabitants are called Albigensians (French: Albigeois, Albigeoise(s), Occitan: albigés -esa(s)). It was the seat of the Archbishop of Albi and is the seat of the Diocese of Albi. The episcopal city, situated in the center of the actual city, around the cathedral, was added to the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites in 2010. Wikipedia
This is a comprehensive travel guide for Albi in France. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Albi like a local. A gripping city on its own right, Carcassonne also deserves a visit. Take a short trip from Albi and set some time aside to explore the Carcassonne. Dotted with places like Canal Du Midi, Basilica Of Saint Nazaire, Cathar Castles; it will definitely be a good idea. Tour packages of Albi are of 1 to 2 days duration.