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

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  • 5 to 9 days self guided cycling hotel-tour with baggage transfer.
  • Optional:  extra nights in any of the hotels of the package for a rest-day or an extra cycling day.
  • Optional: (electric) bike rental

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.

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 ofthe 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 difference in price between the superior and the luxury packages are to be ascribed at the size and the comfort of the rooms.

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





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Basic rates shown are Mid-Season rates.
Because Low, Mid- and High Season dates as well as rates vary amongst hotels, a maximum applicable discount for Low Season and a maximum applicable supplement for High Season is provided. The discount as well as the supplement are indicated as a max applicable discount or supplement per person per night.

The maximum discount for Low Season packages for this luxury B04 package is € 9 p.p. per night.
The maximum supplement for High Season packages for this luxury B04 package is € 6 p.p. per night.







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Spectacular Gorges & Causses  

B04-light  luxury packages.


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7 days


8 days

   St. Rome-de-Tarn ***     Day 1 Day 1
   Creissels ***  Day 1 Day 1   Day 2
   Le Rozier ****    Day 2 Day 2 Day 3
   Château de la Caze ****  Day 2 Day 3 Day 3 Day 4
   Meyrueis-Ayres ****   Day 3 Day 4 Day 4 Day 5
   Creissels ***  Day 4 Day 5 Day 5 Day 6
   St. Rome-de-Tarn ***      Day 6 Day 7
  Leave after breakfast Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8

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B04-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
single room
 5 days  4  3  0  € 819  € 21  € 329  € 54  € 99
 6 days  5  3  0  € 1062  € 21  € 476  € 72  € 132
 7 days  6  4  0  € 1198  € 32  € 499  € 90  € 165
 8 days  7  5  0  € 1371  € 32  € 578  € 108  € 198

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Extra nights B&B Dinner Lunch Basic rate
p.p. double
room sharing
Supplement single room Bike rental e-Bike rental
St. Rome-de-Tarn ***  yes  yes  no  € 92  € 6  € 49  € 18  € 33
Grand Hotel de la Muse et du Rozier ****  yes  no  no  € 114  € 11  € 64  € 18  € 33
Château de la Caze ****  yes  no  no  € 160  € 0  € 139  € 18  € 33
Meyrueis **** Ayres  yes  yes  no  € 132  € 11  € 102  € 18  € 33
Château de Creissels (Millau) ***
Grand Confort
 yes  yes  no  € 132  € 0  € 77  € 18  € 33

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.

For booking this tour please complete our booking form.

Solo all-in: add 65% 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 :   5 % p.p.
Parties of  4 persons :   7 % p.p.
Parties of  5 persons :   9 % p.p.
Parties of  6 persons : 10 % p.p.
Parties of  7 persons : 11 % p.p.
Parties of  8 persons : 12 % p.p.
Additional discount for one child sharing parents room or third child in triple room: € 10,- per night

Packages Stages Prices

Overnight 5 days 6 days 7 days 8 days Programme B04
St. Rome-de-Tarn ***     Day 1 Day 1 Arrival and overnight in St. Rome-de-Tarn in Tarn valley (In the Gorges des Raspes du Tarn) at 22km from Millau and 15 from St. Affrique.
Château de Creissels
Day 1 Day 1   Day 2 Cycling along the river to the viaduct of Millau and Creissels at 2km from Millau.  (24 km)
Le Rozier
Chateau de la Muse et du Rozier
  Day 2 Day 2 Day 3 Cycling along Tarn river to the entrance of the canyon of the Gorges du Tarn.
(22 km)
Gorges du Tarn
Château de la Caze
Day 2 Day 3 Day 3 Day 4 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.... (27 km)
**** Château d'Ayres
Day 3 Day 4 Day 4 Day 5 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
Château de Creissels
Day 4 Day 5 Day 5 Day 6 Down through the Gorges de la Jonte and river flat cycling to Millau donw in the valley.
(23 km descending and 24 km flat)
St. Rome-de-Tarn *** Hotel les Raspes     Day 6 Day 7 Along Tarn valley and under the viaduct cycling to St. Rome de Tarn at the gorges of the Raspes du Tarn.  (24 km)
End of the package Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8 Leave after breakfast

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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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