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Millau, Gorges du Tarn. Bike tour in Parc des Grands Causses.

  • 5 to 8 days self guided cycling hotel-tour with baggage transfer.
     
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  • Optional:  extra nights in any of the hotels of the package for a restday or an extra cycling day.

These bike tours are light tours because you will be cycling down in the canyons and valleys and you will not go up to the causses.   Gorges du Tarn at Roc HourtousIf you'd like very much to go up the causses we can arrange for some transfers. You will only bike flat and down. If you indicate your interest in this we'll send you a quote.

The scenery in the Gorges is rather spectacular. See here for some Pictures of the Gorges du Tarn.

http://www.tourisme-aveyron.com/en/discover/aveyron-images.php

This tour starts and ends in Millau.
 

East of Millau the Tarn river and its tributaries carved out 4 canyon like Gorges: Gorges de la Dourbie, Gorges de la Jonte, and the most famous of all the Gorges du Tarn. These Gorges are at the heart of the most spectacular walking area of the Grands Causses Natural Parc. Steep crags of 400m and the typical scenery of limestone plateaux dissected by rivers.

In this part of  Southern France, ('le midi') countryside is unspoiled. A district with an extraordinary diversity of landscapes, that you will get to know when hiking and cycling through this far South part of the Massif Central: mountains, limestone plateaus (Causses), lush green valleys, and roaring rivers (Tarn and Jonte).

You will visit lots of small (some of which very old) villages from Medieval to Roman times.

No fast food here, but the French cuisine, honest food in small family run hotels where you will get a warm welcome.
 

The Gorges are part of the Parc Régional des Grands Causses in South-Aveyron.


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Spectacular Gorges & Causses  

B04-light  superior packages.

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5 days

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6 days
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7 days

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8 days

   St. Rome-de-Tarn ***  pool     Day 1 Day 1 Day 1
   Millau - Château de Creissels ***  pool  Day 1 Day 1     Day 2
   Le Rozier ****  pool Day 2 Day 2 Day 2 Day 2 Day 3
   Le Rozier **** pool          
   Gorges du Tarn - La Malène ***    Day 3   Day 3 Day 4
   Meyrueis-Ayres **** pool Day 3 Day 4 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5
   Millau - Château de Creissels ***  pool  Day 4 Day 5 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6
   St. Rome-de-Tarn ***  pool     Day 5 Day 6 Day 7
 Leave after breakfast Day 5 Day 6 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8

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B04-light  superior package
  Bags transfers included in basic rate. Basic rate: in  €  p.p. double room, sharing.
2018 B&B Dinners Lunches Basic rate
p.p. double
room sharing
Suppl.
July - Aug
p.p.
Suppl.
single room
Bike
rental
e-Bike
rental
 5 days  4  3  0  € 723  € 24  € 247  € 54  € 99
 6 days  Start Creissels (MILLAU)  5  4  0  € 897  € 29  € 288  € 68  € 132
 7 days  6  5  0  € 1040  € 41  € 332  € 85  € 165
 8 days  7  6  0  € 1193  € 41  € 388  € 102  € 198
 6 days Start St. Rome-de-Tarn  5  4  0  € 884  € 36  € 290  € 68  € 132

You can book this trip here

Extra nights B&B Dinner Lunch Basic rate
p.p. double
room sharing
Suppl.
July - Aug
p.p.
Supplement single room Bike rental e-Bike rental
St. Rome-de-Tarn *** pool   yes  yes  no  € 87  € 6  € 49  € 17  € 33
Château de Creissels (Millau) *** pool  yes  yes  no  € 116 € 0  € 55  € 17  € 33
Meyrueis **** pool  yes  yes  no  € 109  € 11  € 80  € 17  € 33
Château de la Muse et du Rozier **** pool  yes  no  no  € 98  € 13  € 51  € 17  € 33
La Malène, Hostellerie Montesquiou ***  yes  yes  no  € 97  € 5  € 42  € 17  € 33
Lunches are not included. The price of a take-away lunch varies from 10 to 15 Euro. You can order it from the hotelkeeper the evening before departure.

Solo all-in: add 58% at basic rate. Supplement single room included, bike rental not included.



Discount on basic rate p.p. for small groups and families
See terms and conditions of group discounts
 
Parties of  3 persons :   6 % p.p.
Parties of  4 persons :   8 % p.p.
Parties of  5 persons : 10 % p.p.
Parties of  6 persons : 11 % p.p.
Parties of  7 persons : 12 % p.p.
Parties of  8 persons : 13 % p.p.
Additional discount for one child sharing parents room or third child in triple room: € 10,- per night


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  Day stages B04-light superior
St.Rome-de-Tarn - Millau Cycling along the river to the viaduct of Millau and Creissels at 2km from Millau.  (24 km)
Millau - Le Rozier Cycling along Tarn river to the entrance of the canyon of the Gorges du Tarn.
(22 km)
Le Rozier - La Malène Most spectacular stage of this tour through the Canyon of the Gorges du Tarn, the best known part of this canyon area. Huge walls, vultures circulating above you.... (37 km)
Le Rozier - Meyrueis Today you leave the surroundings of the river Tarn and go to the east, to Meyrueis at the Westside of the Cevennes.  Through the Gorges of the Jonte.  In Le Truel it is worth the trouble to stop at the Belvedère des Vautours.  (27 km descending + 23 km very lightly going up
Meyrueis - Millau (Creissels) Down through the Gorges de la Jonte and river flat cycling to Millau donw in the valley.
(23 km descending and 24 km flat) or a climb over the Causse first.
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Summary of all cycling tours of La Ligne Verte in the Gorges du Tarn 

 
Tour ID Level Package Link
B04-L&Stnd Light Standard ** All details B04-Light&Stnd
B04-L&Plus Light Plus ** and *** All details B04-Light&Plus
B04-L&Sup Light Superior *** and ** All details B04-Light&Sup
B04-L&Lux Light Luxury *** and **** All details B04-Light&Lux
B04-A&Stnd Active Standard ** All details B04-Active&Stnd
B04-A&Plus Active Plus ** and *** All details B04-Active&Plus
B04-A&Lux Active Luxury *** and **** All details B04-Active&Lux

 

 

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