6 to 10 days self guided cycling hotel-tour (**
and ***) with baggage transfer.
Optional: extra nights in any of the hotels of
the package for a rest day or an extra cycling day.
GPS: GPX- and KML-files available.
You can start this tour any day of the week between
March 15th and October 24th.
Important group discounts for parties of 3 persons
to 8 persons.
Optional (E-bike) rental.
See Dordogne in a week!
In between the Auvergne in the North, the
Pyrenees in the South, the Ardeche in the East and the Atlantic Ocean in
the West flows the Dordogne. This river has since long attracted tourists
from all over the world.
Most famous are Medieval Sarlat , a UNESCO
WORLD HERITAGE SITE (in the heart of 'Périgord Noir'), the Gouffre
du Padirac, the Caves of Lascaux and Rocamadour, a Renaissance style village
built against the cliff.
In Sarlat you will enjoy the markets on Saturday
and Wednesday and its galeries and shopping centre in the old city.
Visit the cave of Lascaux and come back to
the Dordogne valley. Through the valley you'll bike to Rocamadour and
the Gorges de l'Ouysse.
You'll have enough time to visit beautiful
medieval villages like Souillac, Sarlat, Les Eyzies de Tayac and Rocamadour.
Starting day: every day. Day cycling distances:
35 - 50 km or more if you wish. Start in Souillac
at 4 hours travelling by train from Paris.
In Souillac you can leave your car in a secure
parking of the hotel at € 7,- per night.
nearest airport from UK to these walking tours is Brive (Ryanair).
Toulouse from other countries. Transfer to first hotel in Souillac
is not included. From London take TGV to Paris and train to
Souillac or fly in to Toulouse Train Toulouse-Souillac direct
connection of almost 2 hours.
From North America best is
to fly into Paris or to Toulouse. Bus and train connection from
Toulouse to Souillac. By train from Paris Austerlitz: leave at
7:09h, 9:09h; 9:39h or 13:56h.
Arrival in Souillac after 4h30min.
From Souillac back to Paris: leave at 07:05 or 09:03 or 13:10.
Arrival in Paris after 4h30min.
Charles de Gaulle
every 5 minutes
Change at Gare du Nord
(Metro line 5)
leaves every 5 minutes
At Gare du Nord you walk in 3 minutes to Metro line 5, direction
Place d'Italie (Metro every 5 minutes or less). 14 minutes
ride to Gare d'Austerlitz. Walk 3 minutes to Train station
Gare d'Austerlitz total 20 minutes from Gare du Nord
BRIVE LA GAILLARDE
BRIVE LA GAILLARDE
Train TER 70167
You can start your walk in Rocamodour if you want.