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Millau, Gorges du Tarn, Grand Causses.

  • 6 - 8 days athletic cycling tour in the Gorges and Causses of the Grands Causses Nature park.

  • Optional:  extra nights in any of the hotels of the package for a restday or an extra cycling day.
  • Self guided sporting cycling luxury hotel-tour with baggage transfer.
  • Luxury *** and **** hotel packages, starting in Millau.
  • You can start this tour any day of the week between March 15th and October 31th.
  • Bags transfers included.
  • Not included: Lunches. Price of lunches (take away picknicks) : 8 - 15 EURO.
  • Not included in basic rate: Bike rental.
  • Important group discounts for parties from 3 persons to 8 persons.

This trip will be in the three main areas of Tarn basin: Tarn valley, Pays de Roquefort and part of the Gorges and Causses, the canyons of the limestone plateau, most of all in Aveyron department. 

 

Click here for a Virtual visit of Aveyron.

Pictures of Canyons, Gorges and Causses

Pictures of Pays de Roquefort.

Pictures of Tarn Valley.

Gorges du Tarn at Roc HourtousThis luxury active or sporting cycling tour  will head into the Cevennes mountains as well into the Grands Causses area and its canyons.

With daily distances from 60 to 100 kms and with several climbs of 400 m per day (rise increase of 7-9 degree, 400m. altitude difference, climbs of 4 - 7 kms long this cycling tour is primarily meant for the trained cyclist.  

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

This tour starts and ends near Millau in  *** hotel Château de Creissels.
 

In the Gorges du Tarn you will stay in **** hotel Château de la Caze.

In the Cevennes you will ride to Ganges and the Mont Aigoual if you like. (1597 m).

After the stage in the Cevennes you can ride down into the spectacular Cirque the Navacelles, but you will have a tough climb up the plateau again.

See the page on the region of the Grands Causses for a description of the land.

In the eastern part of the territory of our walking and cycling tours you'll find the Cevennes and the Mont Aigoual. This part of the Massif Central is well known by Stephenson a Scottish hiker who passed this region a century ago and left his traces in the form of a well known GR.

In the Cevennes mountains at 20 km from Ganges you will stay in this **** hotel:

**** Château de Madières. Now a Zen chateau with vegetarian food.

Château de Madières   Château de Madières
Château de Madières
 


Hotel in de Gorges du Tarn


Château de la Caze **** in the Gorges du Tarn

 

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Packages Stages Prices

B12   Luxury Cycling Tour  6 days  7 days  8 days  8 days

Château de Creissels *** pool
Arrival day; time for a visit to the Viaduc de Millau.

Day 1

Day 1

Day 1

Day 1

La Malène, Château de la Caze ****  pool. Cycling through the Gorges du Tarn
47, 62 or 98  km
Day 2 Day 2 Day 2 Day 2
Meyrueis-Ayres ****  pool. Cycling to the Causse Noir, Aven Armand, cave visit if you like.
51 or 81 km
Day 3 Day 3 Day 3 Day 3
Ganges-Madières ****  pool
82 km. Cycling on top of the Mont Aigoual into the Cevennes mountains.
Day 4 Day 4 Day 4 Day 4
Castels de la Sorgues ***  pool
74 km. Past the Cirque the Navacelles (option) and the Monts d'Orb. 
    Day 5 + 6 Day 5 + 6
St. Rome-de-Tarn *** pool
7 days: 96 km
8 days: 50, 70 or  90 km
(Visit to the Roquefort cheese caves and Templars cities as Ste Eulalie-de-Cernon.
  Day 5   Day 7
Château de Creissels ***
6 days: 88 km
7 and 8 days: 27, 52 or 80 km.
Up the Lévézou plateau for panoramic views on the Causses and the Viaduc de Millau.
Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8
Leave after breakfast Day 6 Day 7 Day 8 Day 9


Packages Stages Prices

B12  luxury packages
  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
Supplement July-Aug,
p.p.
Supplement single room Bike
rental
e-Bike
rental
 6 days  5  4  0  € 1261  € 36  € 556  € 68  € 132
 7 days  6  5  0  € 1408  € 42  € 606  € 85  € 165
 8 days  7  6  0  € 1551  € 50  € 673  € 102  € 198
 9 days  8  7  0  € 1715  € 50  € 742  € 119  € 231

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Extra nights B&B Dinner Lunch Basic rate
p.p. double
room sharing
Supplement July-Aug,
p.p.
Supplement single room Bike rental e-Bike rental
Château de Creissels *** pool  yes  yes  no  € 132  € 0  € 77  € 17  € 33
Château de la Caze **** pool  yes  no  no  € 160  € 5  € 139  € 17  € 33
Meyrueis Chateau d'Ayres **** pool  yes  yes  no  € 132  € 11  € 102  € 17  € 33
Château de Madières *** pool  yes  yes  no  € 170  € 26  € 137  € 17  € 33
St. Rome de Tarn *** pool  yes  yes  no  € 92  € 6  € 51  € 17  € 33
Plaisance *** pool  yes  yes  no  € 106  € 0  € 68  € 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.
Rates of our luxury tours are indicative, because of availability and yield management of the luxury hotels

Discount p.p. for groups and families
See terms and conditions of group discounts

B12 luxury package

Parties of  3 persons :   7 % p.p.
Parties of  4 persons : 10 % p.p.
Parties of  5 persons : 12 % p.p.
Parties of  6 persons : 14 % p.p.
Parties of  7 persons : 15 % p.p.
Parties of  8 persons : 16 % p.p.
 

 


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