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Cycling in Grands Causses and Canyons

B01 , Superior cycling packages.

  • 5 to 8 days self guided cycling hotel-tours with baggage transfer.

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  • Optional:  extra nights in any of the hotels of the package for a rest-day (or an extra cycling day.)
  • Short and light hilly stages in a very diverse area in South of France.
  • You can start this tour any day of the week between March 15th and October 24th.
  • Interesting discount for small groups.
  • This tour can be booked as a **plus*** package  or as a *** superior package (You stay on this page).

Enjoy a self lead light cycling tour of 6 to 10 days  in *** hotels (and some ** hotel-accommodations "de charme") and with "la bonne cuisine du terroir". Bagage transfers included.

Daily distances: min 30 - max 44 km (or for an "Moderate" trip with daily distances up to max 60, 70, 80 or 90 km). A cycling vacation along valleys and through the canyons of the Tarn and Sorgues river and the hills around. You'll surround the Larzac plateau.

If you prefer a more "Moderate" trip with daily distances up to max 90 km per day you get the route descriptions as well.

From the starting place Creissels at 2 km from Millau yhou will be heading kinto the Gorges du Tarn. Aftrer the Gorges (canyons) of the Jonte or the Dourbie you will bike to the Pays de Roquefort and come to Roquefort (cheese!), St. Jean d'Alcas and St. Affrique. You'll end in the valley of the Tarn valley and come to Millau cycling under (light stage) or above (Moderate stage) the Millau viaduct and Creissels.

Pictures of South Aveyron and Tarn valley

Pictures of your trip in Canyons, Gorges and Causses area

Pictures of Pays de Roquefort.

South of the Tarn river, water acting on the limestone plateaux created caves, subterranean rivers, gushing springs. The most famous of the caves is now still used for the ripening of sheep cheese: Roquefort, king of cheeses, cheese of kings.St.Jean d'Alcas and the cirque de Tournemire at Roquefort


Pays de Roquefort also includes the Causse du Larzac with its restored Medieval Templars garrisons from where crusades set out in 10th-13th centuries, and the Redlands of Camarès with its Cistercienzer Abbaye de Sylvanès. St. Affrique, a small Southern town, is the starting place of some of our cycling tours in this beautiful area. The landscape exudes peace and unspoiled nature.

Travellers coming by airplane can best fly in to Rodez (Ryanair from London Stansted), Montpellier or Marseille. Toulouse is an option too.

For booking this tour please complete our booking form. Gorgese de la Dourbie between Millau and Nant

Tour Includes: 

  • daily bags transfer,
  • road book with detailed directions including options for longer or shorter options,
  • maps and site/visit information.


  • Airport transfers from Rodez-airport to starting point St.Affrique.
  • Bike rental

Bikes:  21 speed hybrid bikes equipped with lock, tire/tube repair tools, extra tire, pump, mineral water bottle, rear rack with panniers. Pedals can be changed if clients bring their own clipless pedals and shoes.  Helmets available for rent at 3 euros per day. To be paid at bicycle fitting.
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B 01   superior package Bags transfers included in basic rate. Basic rate: in € p.p. double room, sharing.
2020 B&B Dinners Lunches Basic rate
single room

 5 days  4  3  0 € 685 € 10 € 284 € 54 € 120
 6 days  5  4  0 € 799 € 15 € 341 € 72 € 156
 7 days  6  5  0 € 1021 € 29 € 437 € 90 € 170
 8 days  7  6  0 € 1179 € 43 € 539 € 108 € 186

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Extra nights B&B Dinner Lunch Basic rate
Supplement single room Bike rental Tandem,
Carbon road bike,
St. Jean d'Alcas *** pool  yes  yes  no € 86 € 9 € 74 € 17 € 26
St. Rome-de-Tarn *** pool  yes  yes  no € 88 € 5 € 56 € 17 € 26
Chateau de Creissels ****
 yes  yes  no € 118 € 0 € 78 € 17 € 26
Meyrueis-Ayres ****  pool  yes  yes  no € 116 € 14 € 90 € 17 € 26
St. Jean-du-Bruel **/*** pool  yes  no  no € 54 € 0 € 44 € 17 € 26
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: add 69% to basic rate. supplement single room included, supplement July-August and 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 :   9 % 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


Packages Day programs Prices

Hotels B01-sup 5 days 6 days 7 days 8 days
Chateau de Creissels ****
* pool
day 1 day 1 day 1 day 1
Le Rozier, Chateau de la Muse et du Rozier ****       day 2
Meyrueis, Château d'Ayres ****  pool     day 2 day 3
St. Jean du Bruel **/***
Midi Papillon  pool
day 2 day 2 day 3 day 4
St. Jean d'Alcas
Moulin de Gauty*** pool
day 3 day 3 day 4 day 5
St. Rome-de-Tarn *** 
Hotel les Raspes pool
  day 4 day 5 day 6
Chateau de Creissels ****
* pool
day 4 day 5 day 6 day 7
Leave after breakfast day 5 day 6 day 7 day 8
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