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If your trip to Tournefeuille is all booked but your itinerary is looking a little empty, let us give you a few hints and tips.
Make the short journey out of the neighborhood's center and spend the day exploring La Ramee Golf Course and Saint Radegonde Colomiers Church. Like some more nearby options? Garden Golf Toulouse La Ramee is also worth spending some time at.
Colomiers and Plaisance-du-Touch are well worth visiting while you're in the area. Travel 2 miles from Tournefeuille and you'll reach Colomiers. Alternatively, Plaisance-du-Touch is 3 miles away.
If you have some important work-related business to attend to in Tournefeuille, there's a good chance you'll be spending loads of time at a convention center. If that's the case, you might like to know some of the ones that have cafés and restaurants nearby:
The open road is calling, and Tournefeuille is an awesome base for your Toulouse adventure. Situated 6 miles from the city center, the first thing you'll need to pick up is the key to one of our impressive rental cars. An SUV will take you around Toulouse in comfort and safety — or perhaps you want to head off the beaten track and explore hidden gems with a powerful four-wheel drive. For city commuting, we'd suggest going with a compact or economy car. They won't be as roomy, but they'll be a dream when it comes to maneuvering into those tight parking lots.
For some of us, owning a high-end vehicle is the stuff that dreams are made of. But renting your dream ride is certainly within your grasp! Experience the thrill of cruising the open roads in a swish sports car, even if it's only for a few days. Or maybe all you're after is a reliable set of wheels to bring you safely from point A to point B. Flashy or thrifty? Whatever you decide, one thing's for sure — there's a rental car to suit your style in Tournefeuille.
Cruising in and around Tournefeuille requires more than just knowing how to turn on the ignition. Get familiar with the traffic laws and explore this buzzing city with ease:
In Tournefeuille, you'll have to keep to the right-hand side. When traveling someplace new, it's wise to select an automatic vehicle. That way, you can focus on the road and not stress about gear changes.
With Toulouse having a smaller population of approximately 433,100, peak-hour traffic isn't a huge worry in neighborhoods like Tournefeuille. As with most places, the roads are at their busiest as people drive to and from work. Try to avoid those times if you want to reach your destination faster.
Finding a place to leave the car in Tournefeuille is a breeze. You won't need to repeatedly go around the block in dense traffic here — and that's why the locals love it. There's lots of on and off-street parking to choose from.
The speed limits in the neighborhood of Tournefeuille are comparable to the rest of Toulouse, ranging from 50 km/h to 130 km/h. To ensure the safety of both drivers and pedestrians, a maximum speed limit of 50 km/h applies to residential zones.
More often than not, your chosen rental car company will charge the amount detailed on the fine to your credit card, including local taxes. Otherwise, they may provide your contact details to the relevant local authority, who'll then issue a fine to your postal address.
Seat belts are compulsory in Toulouse. However, the rule may vary for some vehicles, such as those used by public transportation networks.
It's against the law to use your cell phone while driving around Tournefeuille, and you could also be issued a fine for just handling your phone when you're in control of a vehicle. That said, using hands-free or Bluetooth functions is allowed, as long as you stay focused on the road.
In Tournefeuille, it is a punishable offence to drive with a BAC (blood alcohol content) of more than 0.05%. If you're in the mood for a few drinks with lunch or dinner, you'd be wise to leave your rental car at your hotel.
Yes, drivers are allowed to turn on a red light in Tournefeuille. But first you are required to stop the vehicle completely. Proceed only when the lane you are turning into is clear.