AveyronLa Ligne Verte

Challenging Cycling Holiday in South or Aveyron
Pays de Roquefort, Land or the Templars , Grands Causses

Home - - B02 challenging stnd** - - Challenging cycling tours  


Very light
Cycling Holidays
Light
Cycling Holidays
Moderate
Cycling Tours
Challenging
Cycling Tours






Larzac, Templars and Pays de Roquefort: bike tour in South Aveyron

Packages Stages Prices

A journey through the quiet, sparsely populated Parc Naturel Régional des Grands Causses.

https://www.tourisme-aveyron.com/fr

St. Affrique - Camarès - Ceilhes - Gorges de la Dourbie - Millau - St. Affrique


The Larzac Causse from Lévézou

Through the river valley or the Sorgues and Cernon, up and down the hills or the Monts de l'Hérault you will head to the vast limestone plateau or the Larzac the domain or sheep herds, the providers or the Roquefort. Modern time keeps up at slow pace here. Past centuries-old villages, such as the Templars'fortresses or Ste Eulalie-de-Cernon and La Couvert or
ade. You bike in a hilly to mountainous environment staying in small characteristic ** family-run hotels, where you'll enjoy the special menus or the Aveyron "terroir ".
More info on the scenery .

For a stage to the Cevennes and through the canyon or the Dourbie river you can book the 8 days trip. Every trip can be extended with extra (i.e. second) nights in one or the standard hotels for a rest-day or for a extra cycling day in a smaller or larger loop around the hotel you opt for.

Daily cycling distances: short variant: 30-40 km, 40-60 km. long variant: 82-98 km.
Elevation gains from 100 to 400m, 3 to 5 times a day.
For booking this tour please complete our booking form .
Pays de Roquefort.

More pictures on Pays de Roquefort.

South or the Tarn river, water acting on the limestone plateaux created caves, subterranean rivers, gushing springs. The most famous or the caves is now still used for the ripening or sheep cheese: Roquefort, king or cheeses, cheese or kings.

Pays de Roquefort, walking and cycling tours
Pays de 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 or Camarès with its Cistercienzer Abbaye de Sylvanès. St. Affrique, a small Southern town, is the starting place or many walks and cycling tours. The landscape exudes peace and unspoiled natural beauty.

St. Affrique in Sud Aveyron
Saint Affrique

In this part or (Southern France, 'le midi') genuine countryside . A district with an extraordinary diversity or landscapes, that you will get to know when hiking and cycling through this far South part or the Massif Central: mountains, limestone plateaus (Causses), lush green valleys, roaring rivers (Sorgues, Dourdou). Lots or small villages here. No fast food here, but the French cuisine, honest food in small family-run hotels where you will get a warm welcome.

More pictures or Pays de Roquefort.

Office de Tourisme Pays de Roquefort



Packages Day stages Prices

B02Chall. standard packages Bags transfers included in basic rate. Basic rate: in € p.p. double room, sharing.
2021 B & B Dinners Basic rate
p.p.
Suppl.
July-August
Suppl.
single room
Hybrid Bike
rental
Road Bike
rental
5 days 4 4 597 3 141 51 83
6 days 5 5 746 7 177 68 111
7 days 6 6 827 7 209 85 139
8 days 7 7 927 10 241 102 167
9 days 8 8 1020 10 279 119 195

Book this trip here.

Extra nights B & B Dinner Basic rate
p.p.
Suppl.
July-August
Suppl.
single room
Bike
rental
E-Bike
rental
St. Affrique ** yes yes € 61 0 34 € 16 € 24
Castelnau-Pégayrols
** pool
yes yes € 60 0 37 € 16 € 24
  • Take-away lunches are not included. You can order them at the hotel or the host the evening before departure.

  • Solo: add 76% to basic rate. supplement single room included, supplement July-August and bike-rental not included.

  • Road bikes: Alu bikes. Mail us about the road- bike you want,

Currency Converter
 
Discount on basic rate p.p. for small groups and families
See terms and conditions or
group-discounts

 
5-  to 11-days packages
Parties or 3 persons : 11 % p.p.
Parties or 4 persons : 17 % p.p.
Parties or 5 persons : 20 % p.p.
Parties or 6 persons : 23 % p.p.
Parties or 7 persons : 24 % p.p.
Parties or 8 persons : 26 % p.p.


Packages Day stages Prices

Stages 5 to 9 days packages
5 days 6 days 7 days 8 days 9 days
St. Affrique**

Hotel du Pont Neuf

day 1

0, 34 or

63 km

day 1

0, 34 or

63 km

day 1

0, 34 or

63 km

day 1

0, 34 or

63 km

day 1

0, 34 or

63 km

Camarès
Rigols **/***
day 2

82, 110 or
125 km

day 2

82, 110 or
125 km

day 2

82, 110 or
125 km

day 2

82, 110 or
125 km

day 2

82, 110 or
125 km

Ceilhes ** day 3

76 or
98 km

day 3

49 or
80 km

day 3

49 or
80 km

day 3

49 or
80 km

day 3

49 or
80 km

Nant**

Hotel le Durzon

  day 4
74 or
102 km
Cirque de Navacelles
day 4
74 or
102 km
Cirque de Navacelles
day 4
74 or
102 km
Cirque de Navacelles
day 4
74 or
102 km
Cirque de Navacelles
Le Rozier
Hotel les Voyageurs **
day 5

Climb of
Mont Aigoual
85 km

day 5

Climb of
Mont Aigoual
85 km

day 5

Climb of
Mont Aigoual
85 km

Sévérac-le-Château **

Hotel de la Gare

day 6

70 or
92 km

day 6

70 or
92 km

Castelnau Pégayrols

Rouviaguet **/*** pool

day 7

58 or
86 km

St. Affrique
Hotel du Pont Neuf **
day 4

70 km

day 5

70 km

day 6

64 or
84 km

day 7

87 km

day 8

38, 52 or

84 km

day 5

End or
package after breakfast

day 6

End or
package after breakfast

day 7

End or
package after breakfast

day 8

End or
package after breakfast

day 9

End or
package after breakfast




Very light Cycling Holidays Light
Cycling Holidays
Moderate
Cycling Tours
Challenging
Cycling Tours





Grands Causses and Vallée du Tarn: exceptional Tourist Destinations in South or Aveyron
Home - - B02 stnd** challenging

Cycling in France with La Ligne Verte


Planning a tour