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Family cycling tour in Tarn valley

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Light cycling tour on 1937 railway line. This tour is an almost flat tour.


Meander in Tarn valley

You will bike over 6 railway bridges and through 10 railway tunnels. For holiday makers who don't like tunnels: you will be able to avoid the longer ones (more than 100m).
Albi is a beautiful, Southern Italian like town along the Tarn river. With its architecture alike Toulouse, which is only 75 kms away, and a stonebrick Cathedralof the times of the Cathar and Museum Toulouse Lautrec it is a perfect start and end for a family cycling holiday.
Albi, UNESCO World Heritage Centre.
 

Albi cathedral & market
Market in Albi

On the banks of the Tarn river in south-west France, the old city of Albi reflects the culmination of a medieval architectural and urban ensemble. Today the Old Bridge (Pont-Vieux), the Saint-Salvi quarter and its church are testimony to its initial development (10th -11th centuries). Following the Albigensian Crusade against the Cathar heretics (13th century) it became a powerful episcopal city. Built in a unique southern French Gothic style from local brick in characteristic red and orange colors, the lofty fortified Cathedral (late 13th century) dominates the city, demonstrating the power regained by the Roman Catholic clergy. Alongside the Cathedral is the vast bishop's Palais de la Berbie, overlooking the river and surrounded by residential quarters that date back to the Middle Ages. The Episcopal City of Albi forms a coherent and homogeneous ensemble of monuments and quarters that has remained largely unchanged over the centuries.



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Click here for some pictures of your tour in Tarn Valley .

The old medieval villages and towns in the Gorges des Raspes du Tarn on your way will add to your feeling connected with ancient times.

All details of a moderateand a very light version of thiscycling tour in Tarn valley : surf to Moderate package , of to the very light package . Click on the links above for all details on the other two packages.

 

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Packages Stages Pricing

B08 light standard packages

Bags transfers included in basic rate. Basic rate: in € p.p. double room, sharing.

2022

BnB

Dinners

Basic rate
p.p.

Suppl.
July-Aug.
p.p.

Suppl.
single room

Bike
rental
eBike
rental

5 days

4

2

€ 534

€ 2

€ 166

€ 51 € 125

6 days

5

2

€ 654

€ 2

€ 205

€ 64 € 162

7 days

6

3

€ 821

€ 2

€ 254

€ 75 € 174

8 days

7

3

€ 962

€ 2

€ 317

€ 85 € 189

9 days

8

3

€ 1055

€ 3

€ 359

€ 94 € 197

10 days

9

4

€ 1164

€ 3

€ 407

€ 104 € 216

11 days

10

5

€ 1292

€ 4

€ 440

€ 112 € 233

12 days

11

6

€ 1433

€ 4

€ 476

€ 120 € 247

13 days

12

7

€ 1522

€ 4

€ 510

€ 132 € 260

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Extra nights

BnB

Dinner

Basic rate
p.p.

Suppl.
July-Aug.
p.p.

Supplement single room

Bike rental

Bike rental

Albi ** Hotel Les Pasteliers

yes

no

€ 50

€ 0

€ 37

€ 14 € 32

St. Affrique ** Hotel du Pont Neuf

yes

yes

€ 72

€ 0

€ 42

€ 14 € 32

Millau *** Hotel Lacapelle

yes

no

€ 68

€ 0

€ 55

€ 14 € 32
  • Take-away lunches are not included. You can order them at the hotel or the host the evening before departure.

  • Supplement twin rooms (with 2 beds): € 3 per night per person.

  • Solo all-in: add 80 % at basic rate. Supplement single room included, bike rental not included.

  • With e-bike rental the tour does not start in Albi but in Gaillac.



Discount on basic rate p.p. for small groups and families
See terms and conditions of group discounts
Parties of 3 persons : 10 % p.p.
Parties of 4 persons : 15 % p.p.
Parties of 5 persons : 18 % p.p.
Parties of 6 persons : 15 % p.p.
Parties of 7 persons : 17 % p.p.
Parties of 8 persons : 19 % p.p.

Packages Stages Pricing

Program B08 light cycling holiday 5 - 11 day stnd ** packages

5 days

6 days

7 days

8 days

9 days

10 days

11 days

Albi ** BnB, Les Pasteliers
arrival day, no cycling.

day 1

day 1

day 1

day 1

day 1

day 1

day 1

Villeneuve-sur-Tarn **  Les Lauriers
Indoor pool
Alt. 220m.

day 2
(34 km)

day 2
(34 km)

day 2
(34 km)

day 2
(34 km)

day 2
(34 km)

day 2
(34 km)

day 2
(34 km)

Villefranche-de-Panat ** Amarante
Alt. 750m . grass beach at lake nearby

day 3
(36 km)

day 3
(36 km)

day 3
(36 km)

day 3
(36 km)

day 3
(36 km)

day 3
(36 km)

Castelnau Pégayrols

Ch. d'Hôtes Rouviaguet ***
Pool

day 4
(43 km)

day 4
(43 km)

day 4
(43 km)

Millau *** Hotel Lacapelle
Alt. 360m.

day 4
(58 km)

day 5
(38 km)

day 5
(38 km)

day 5
(38 km)

St. Rome-de-Tarn ** Auberge de Saint Rome

Day 6
(25 or 45 km)

St.Affrique ** Le Vern
Alt. 320m.

day 4
(51 km)

day 5
(44 km)

day 6
(44 km)

day 6
(44 km)

day 7
(36 km)

Brousse-le-Château**
Alt. 236m.

day 3
(19 or 32 km)

day 4
(36 km)

day 5
(37 km)

day 6
(37 km)

day 7
(37 km)

Day 7
(37 km)

Day 8
(37 km)

Ambialet *** Hotel du Pont
210m, Pool.

day 8
(56 km)

day 9
(56 km)

Albi ** BnB Alt. 150m.

day 4
(55 km)

day 5
(55 km)

day 6
(55 km)

day 7
(55 km)

day 8
(55 km)

day 9
(25 km)

day 10
(25 km)

End of the package after breakfast

day 5

day 6

day 7

day 8

day 9

day 10

day 11



Program B08
light cycling holiday
12- 13 day stnd ** packages

12 days

13 days

Albi ** BnB, arrival day
No cycling day

day 1

day 1

Villeneuve-sur-Tarn **
Pool
Alt. 220m.

day 2
(34 km)

day 2
(34 km)

Villefranche-de-Panat **
Alt. 750m grass beach at lake nearby.

day 3
(36 km)

day 3
(36 km)

Salles Curan **
Alt. 855m.
Lake, Lac de Pareloup at 800m from hotel

Day 4

Day 4

Castelnau Pégayrols

Ch. d'Hôtes Rouviaguet ***
Pool

day 5
(43 km)

day 5
(43 km)

Millau **
Alt. 360m.

day 6
(38 km)

day 6
(38 km)

Le Rozier **

(into the Gorges du Tarn)

Day 7
(28 km)

Day 7+8
(28 km)

St. Rome-de-Tarn *

Day 8
(54 km)

Day 9
(54 km)

St.Affrique **
Alt. 320m.

day 9
(22 or 40 km)

day 10
(22 or 40 km)

Brousse-le-Château**
Alt. 236m.

Day 10
(35 or 45 km)

Day 11
(35 or 45 km)

Albi ** BnB Alt. 150m.

day 11
(58 km)

day 12
(58 km)

End of the package after breakfast

day 12

day 13


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