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Superior Cycling Holiday : Millau - Gorges du Tarn - Millau

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Gorges du Tarn

Your trip will go through in three main areas of South Aveyron and Tarn basin: Tarn Valley, Pays de Roquefort and part of the Gorges and Causses, the canyons of the limestone plateau.

Gorges du Tarn
From Hourtous in the Gorges du Tarn

If you'd like to go up the causses we can arrange for some transfers to take you above on the Causse. Then you will only bike flat and down. If you indicate your interest in this we'll send you a quote. 

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Pictures of Canyons, Gorges and Causses

Pictures of Pays de Roquefort.

Daily distances of 40 to 76 km (day minimum) and 70 -90 km (day maximum).
1 to 3 climbs of 400m (rise increase of 7-9 degree, 400m altitude difference, ascents of 4 - 7 km) per day.

After some days in the Canyons, you will bike through the hilly environment of the Pays de Roquefort.

A challenging stageto the Cirque de Navacelles and past abysses of the Larzac Méridional in Hérault departement is part the tour.

You will visit Templars villages and maybe visit the Roquefort cheese caves, before returning to Tarn valley and its Viaduc de Millau.

This bike tour is also availble as standard and as plus packages:
Rates and details of the B11 packages in standard ** accommodations

Rates and details of the B11 tour in plus ** and *** accommodations.

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Itineraries Day stages Pricing

Superior ***/**** packages.
Basic rate : in € p.p. double room sharing. Bags transfer, maps and GPX-files included.
2024 BnB Dinners Lunches Basic
Single room
B11   5 days 4 2 0 921 19 409 76 134
B11   6 days 5 3 0 1099 26 464 96 142
B11   7 days 6 4 0 1281 36 547 114 172
B11   8 days 7 4 0 1467 36 665 128 199
Extra night BnB Dinner Lunch Basic
Single Room
Chateau de Creissels
**** Pool
Yes Yes No 128 9 75 21 33
**** pool
Yes No No 118 0 114 21 33
**** pool
Yes No No 115 0 93 21 33
St. Jean-du-Bruel
**/*** pool
Yes Yes No 90 7 50 21 33
St. Jean d'Alcas
***  Pool
Yes Yes No 101 10 73 21 33
St. Affrique Vaxergues
*** Pool jacuzzi
Yes No No 120 0 103 21 33

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

  • Solo all-in: add 81 % at basic rate. Supplement single room included, bike rental not included.

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Discount p.p. for small groups and families
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B11 superior packages
Parties van 3 personen :   4 % p.p.
Parties van 4 personen :   9 % p.p.
Parties van 5 personen : 13 % p.p.
Parties van 6 personen : 10 % p.p.
Parties van 7 personen : 13 % p.p.
Parties van 8 personen : 16 % p.p.

Itinerariesa> Day stages Pricing

Day by day program
5 days 6 days 7 days 8 days
B11 Program superior packages
Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 1
Chateau de Château de Creissels ****  pool
Arrival and overnight in Château de Creissels ****.
If you like to bike a little today, that's possible.
The tour today to get acquainted with the region and the bike will lead you along the Tarn Valley westwards to St. Rome-de-Tarn and over the Causse du Larzac. (31 km)
Day 2 Day 2 Day 2 Day 2
Hostellerie de la Muse et du Rozier **** or (supplement) La Malène, Château de la Caze ****
You will bike the Tarn valley up to the Gorges (Canyons) du Tarn, the best known part of this canyon area. Huge walls, vultures and no climbing, unless you prefer to do so. Night in Hotel Montesquiou. 43 km minimum.
Day 3 Day 3 Day 3 Day 3
Meyrueis-Ayres ****Pool
Today you leave the surroundings of the river Tarn and go to the east, to Meyrueis at the Westside of the Cevennes. The short variant passes by Le Rozier/ Peyreleau, and then trough the Gorges of the Jonte. If you’re lucky, you can admire the vultures, circling high above your head. In Le Truel it is worth the trouble to stop at the Belvedère des Vautours. This is a sort of museum/information centre about the re-introduction of the vultures in the Gorges. If you’re in for some more climbing, take the long variant and go and visit the Aven Armand on the Causse Méjean. (38, 55 or 65 km).
  Day 4 Day 4 Day 4
St. Jean-du-Bruel ** Pool.
Over de Causse Noir ride to the Grotte Rose de Dargilan or a ride through the
Gorges du Trèvezel. Option: cycling up the slopes of the Mont Aigoual for a fantastic descent to St. Jean du Bruel. 68 km
    Day 5 Day 5
St. Jean d'Alcas, Moulin de Gauty *** pool.
Past Templars cities ride to the cheese caves of Roquefort. Down into the Sorgues valley to the resurgence of Sorgue river. 48 km.
      Day 6
St. Affrique **** Le 1837 pool-Spa. Via Roquefort cheese caves and St. Affrique.
Through the Sorgues valley you ride to St. Affrique 50 or 70 km
day 4
50 km
day 5
day 6
55 km
day 7
25 km
Château de Creissels ****  pool
Short light ride back through the valley to Millau or a challenging climb to Castelnau-Pégayrols
and splendid views onto the Viaduc de Millau.
Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8
Leave after breakfast, end of the package.

Cycling in South of France with La Ligne Verte
Very light
Cycling Holiday

Max 40 km almost flat
Cycling Tours in France

80-100 km Challenging

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