Dordogne, Lot & Quercy

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Rocamadour & Gouffre de Padirac

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Light Luxury bike tour in Dordogne, Lot & Quercy ,

Packages Stages Prices

  • Light holiday cycling tours of  5 - 9 days in ***/**** hotels.
  • Packages including bags transfer.
  • You can start this tour any day of the week between April 15th and October 30th.
  • Start in Meyronne or Sarlat.  If you want a rest day or staying an extra night in one of the hotels of the trip you can book extra nights in any of the hotels.
  • Short distances: 20 - 40 kms.

  • Luxury B&B package in *** hotels. All hotels with a pool.

  • In Lacave optional stay in Château de la Treyne **** (with supplement).

  • We can provide e-bikes and hybrid bikes.

In between the Auvergne in the North, the Pyrenees in the South, the Ardeche in the East and the Atlantic Ocean in the West flows the Dordogne. This river has since long attracted tourists from all over the world. Most famous are Medieval Sarlat UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE (in the heart of 'Perigord Noir'), the Gouffre du Padirac, the Caves of Lascaux and Rocamadour, a Renaissance style village built against the cliff and the area of the valleys of Dordogne and Vézère with prehistoric caves all over the place. In Sarlat enjoy the markets on saturday and wednesday and its galeries and shopping centre in the old city. Visit the cave of Lascaux and come back to the Dordogne valley. Rocamadour, the second tourist attraction of France with its beautiful small canyon of the Gorge de l'Ouysse and the beautiful Dordogne valley,

 Dordogne valley near Carennac

 

Find the cycling roads along the river Dordogne in the Quercy of Lot department alternated with the Causse du Quercy, a smooth limestone plateau with open scenery on top of the causse.

Not as polished as the scenery of the Dordogne department.

Rocamadour, the second tourist attraction of France with its small canyon of the Gorges de l'Ouysse and the beautiful Dordogne valley provide the scenery for a quiet biking tour.

 

 

You'll have plenty of time to visit Medieval villages like Souillac, Martel, Carennac and Rocamadour.Rocamadour

Different attractions like the old train at Martel.  


Starting day: every day. Day distances: 25 - 40 km or more if you wish.
At 4 hours travelling by train from Paris.

Bikes rented :Brand: BULLS
Model : CROSS SWING
Aluminium frame, front suspension
Shimano 24 gears

 

Dordogne Valley: some pictures.

 

*** Hotel Sainte Anne in Martel, an old nunnery
Martel ***


B18-plus

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Dordogne valley & Quercy, light, plus **/*** packages

Two other packages of this cycling trip

B18-superior

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Dordogne valley & Quercy, light, superior *** packages

 

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B18-light  Luxury 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  0  0  € 826  € 24  € 439  € 54  € 81
 6 days  5  0  0  € 1147  € 24  € 662  € 72  € 108
 7 days  6  0  0  € 1266  € 24  € 711  € 90  € 135
 8 days  7  0  0  € 1494  € 24  € 832  € 108  € 162
 9 days  8  1  0  € 1704  € 24  € 913  € 119  € 182

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 Route notes Bike rental
Sarlat, La Boétie ****  yes  no  no  € 183  € 0  € 154  € 17  € 26
Martel Sainte Anne ***  yes  no  no  € 138  € 23  € 120  € 17  € 26
Rocamadour Hotel Beau Site ***  yes  no  no  € 109  € 0  € 80  € 17  € 26
Lacave Pont de l'Ouysse ***  yes  no  no  € 140  € 0  € 90  € 17  € 26

No lunches included.
The price of a take-away lunch varies from 10 to 15 Euro. You can order at the hotel the evening before departure or else have lunch in a restaurant on the way.

Supplement for rooms with 2 beds: €6 per night per room.

Bikes: Canondale

Price solo package: 173% x basic rate p.p.  bags transfer and single room supplement included. Bike rental not included.

For booking this tour please complete our booking form.

 
Discount p.p. on basic rates
for small groups and families

See terms and conditions of group discounts

Parties of  3 persons :   4 % p.p.
Parties of  4 persons :   6 % p.p.
Parties of  5 persons :   7 % p.p.
Parties of  6 persons :   7,8 % p.p.
Parties of  7 persons :   8 % p.p.
Parties of  8 persons :   9 % p.p.

 


Packages Stages Prices

Hotels *** Luxury trip B18
 5 days
B18
 6 days
B18
7 days
B18
8 days
B18
9 days
Sarlat Hotel La Boétie **** , Pool     day 1 day 1 day 1
Meyronne *** La Terrasse, Pool day 1 day 1 day 2 day 2 day 2
Martel *** Hôtel Sainte Anne, Pool day 2 day 2 day 3 day 3 day 3
Loubressac *** Le Relais de Castelnau,  Pool   day 3 day 4 day 4 day 4
Rocamadour *** Grand Hotel Beau Site, Pool day 3 day 4 day 5 day 5 day 5
Lacave *** Pont de l'Ouysse,  Pool
(Alternative:  Château de la Treyne ****)
day 4 day 5 day 6 day 6 day 6
Domme l'Esplanade ***         day 7
Sarlat Hotel La Boétie **** , Pool       day 7 day 8
Leave after breakfast, end of the package. day 5 day 6 day 7 day 8 day 9


Packages Stages Prices

Track details

Cycling distances  Luxury tour distances altitude
minim.
altitude
max 
Elevation gains cululative
Sarlat - Meyronne
via Grolejac, Pinsac and Belcastel
54 km 78 m 172 m 619 m
Meyronne - Martel
Via St Sozy, Floirac,les quatre Routes du Lot
55 km 102 km 312 m 603 m
Martel - Loubressac
via Carennac
29 km 114 m 332 m 400 m
Loubressac - Rocamadour 38 km 179 m 415 m 431 m
Rocamadour - Lacave
Via Meyronne
28 km 106 m 316 m 401 m
Lacave - Sarlat 47 km 90 m 281 m 618 m

The nearest airport from UK to these walking tours is Brive (Ryanair).
Toulouse from other countries.
From London take TGV to Paris and train to Souillac or fly in to Toulouse
Train Toulouse-Souillac direct connection of almost 2 hours.


From North America best is to fly into Paris or to Toulouse.
Bus and train  connection from Toulouse to Souillac € 40,-
By train from Paris Austerlitz: leave at 7:09h, 9:09h; 9:39h or 13:56h.

Arrival in Souillac after 4h30min.

From Souillac back to Paris: leave at 07:05 or 09:03 or 13:10. Arrival in Paris after 4h30min.

 Charles de Gaulle 08h58 RER B leaves every
5 minutes
Change at Gare du Nord 09h25 M5 (Metro line 5) leaves every
5 minutes

At Gare du Nord you walk in 3 minutes to Metro line 5, direction Place d'Italie (Metro every 5 minutes or less).
14 minutes ride to Gare d'Austerlitz.
Walk 3 minutes to Train station Gare d'Austerlitz
total 20 minutes from Gare du Nord

PARIS AUSTERLITZ 10h08 train: 3631   PARIS AUSTERLITZ 13h56 train: 3631
SOUILLAC 14h56 bikes allowed   BRIVE LA GAILLARDE 17H59 bikes allowed
or       BRIVE LA GAILLARDE 18H27 Train TER 70167
PARIS AUSTERLITZ 17h33 train: 3661   Rocamadour 19h16 bikes allowed
SOUILLAC 21h356 bikes allowed   You can start your walk in Rocamodour if you want.    




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