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Millau, Raspes & Valley of the Tarn

H21b

Walking holidays in France

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Walking holidays in France - Raspes & Valley of the Tarn

Millau Viaduc de Millau St. Rome de Tarn Ayssènes Broquiès Brousse-le-Château Castelnau Pégayrols Millau

Packages Stages Prices

 

  • 5  to 7 days. Optional extra (rest or walking) days in any of the lodgings of the package .
  • included: bags transfer, B&B, all dinners except in Millau.
  • daily walks of 10 - 20 km, average 18 km.
  • grade 2 to 3 on scale 0-7.
  • **  and *** Hotels with toilet and shower/bath en suite in room
  • Dogs allowed without extra costs
  • Start and end in Millau from March 15th to October 31st.
  • Bags transfers included. 
  • Not included: Lunches. Price of lunches (take away picknicks) : 8 - 11 EURO.
  • cancelation plus package possible on this walk.

You walk will be in the Tarn Valley: through the gorges of the Raspes du Tarn in Aveyron department. Click here for a virtual visit of Aveyron and here for the Gorges des Raspes du Tarn. Click here for walks in de the Gorges du Tarn.

From Millau following river Tarn you'll walk in Western direction passing under the Millau viaduct in a loop of several days back to Millau. Towns and interesting places along the walk:
Towns and interesting places along the walk:

Viaduc de Millau - St. Rome de Tarn - Castelnau Pégayrols - Ayssènes - Broquiès - Viala-du-Tarn - Montjaux - Millau

Rambling on quiet footpaths is a nice way of experiencing the very divers French countryside. All along Tarn river nature will please bird- and plant and quiet lovers.
Past and under the viaduct of Millau (a beautiful design of a British architect) you will walk into Tarn valley.  In Tarn valley you'll walk to Castelnau Pégayrols, a UNESCO protected site. In a beautiful gîte with pool you'll stay one or two nights. Past a small hamlet in a dead-end valley and after a climb to Montjaux you will enjoy the views on Causses, the Cevennes Mountains and the Millau Viaduct.

Millau viaduct and the Causses
The hotel-keepers will pamper you with their outstanding cuisine.
Starting day: every day.

Elevation gains: once or twice 200 - 400m a day

Day distances: 11-21 km. A daily maximum of 14 kms is possible: ask for short walks when booking.
 
Pictures of the Tarn Valley

As with all other walks of La Ligne Verte you'll spend 90% of the walk on (single) tracks and unpaved roads. Villages you will pass are small villages with up to 200 inhabitants. Millau is a town with 22.000 people inhabitants. You will need to take your lunch with you. The hotels can provide a take away pick-nick (price € 8,- to € 12,-). In some villages you can buy what you need for your lunch
You will walk 3 to 4 km an hour.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

H21a - budget * and **  package: all details   * and **   hotels
H21c - plus ** and *** package:  all   details   ** and ***   hotels
H21d - superior *** and ** package:  all   details   *** and **   hotels

 

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Packages Stages Prices

Walk H21b - standard
Millau Viaduc and
Raspes & Vallée du Tarn
5
days
6
days
7
days
Hotels
Standard Tour
Arrival in Millau and short or long roundwalk to the waterfalls  of Creissels. Do do the long round walk you should arrive in the morning or else book an extra night. 
3 or 13 km. Elevation gains: 100 or 300m.
Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Millau B&B **
Over the Causse du Larzac and along the Viaduc de Millau to  St. Georges-de-Luzenéén.
16 or 18 km. Elevation gains: 350m.
Transfer to your hotel in St. Rome-de-Tarn
Day 2 Day 2 Day 2 St.Rome de Tarn
***
In Tarn valley through the Gorges des Raspes du Tarn;  walk to Ayssènes.
21 km. Elevation gains: 300m.

Day 3
Day 3
Ayssènes **
In Tarn valley through the Gorges des Raspes du Tarn;  Walk to Melvieu.
18 km. Elevation gains: 300m.


Day 4
Melvieu **/***
After a transfer to Montjaux (6- and 7-days packages) you walk to the beautiful valley of the Muse. Past Castelnau  Pégayrols, a Unesco labeled  town. Overnight in a *** gîte with pool.
16 km. Elevation gains: 400m.  (5 days package : 19 km)
Day 3
Day 4 Day 5 Castelnau Pégayrols
**/***
In the footsteps of dinosaurs and past the Millau viaduct back to Millau. 
20km .
Elevation gains: -300m.
Day 4
Day 5 Day 6 Millau B&B
**
Leave after breakfast
Day 5 Day 6 Day 7  

 
Packages Stages Prices

H21b
standard** packages

 
Basic rate in € p.p. in double room sharing.
Bags transfer, maps and written route instructions included

2019 B&B's Dinners Lunches Basic rate p.p.
2p sharing room
Supplement
July-August
p.p.
Single room
Supplement
Solo all-in.
Except July and August.
 5 days  4  2  0  € 419  € 9  € 118  € 667
 6 days  5  3  0  € 551  € 9  € 144  € 874
 7 days  6  4  0  € 665  € 9  € 183  € 1051

You can book this trip here

 
Extra nights B&B Dinner Lunch Rate p.p.
 2 p sharing room
SuSupplement
July-August
p.p.
Single room
Supplement
 
Millau **  yes  no  no  € 40 € 4 € 29  
Ayssènes **  yes  yes  no  € 63 € 0 € 26  
Castelnau-Pégayrols *** pool  yes  yes  no  € 57 € 0 € 23  
Not included:   Lunches. Price of lunches (take away picknicks) : 8 - 12 EURO.

Supplement for rooms with 2 beds: € 4 per night per room

 


Discount on basic rate per person for groups and families; discount not  applicable on supplements and extra nights.
Terms and conditions of group discount

 

 

 

Parties of  3 persons : 06 % p.p.
Parties of  4 persons : 10 % p.p.
Parties of  5 persons : 12 % p.p.
Parties of  6 persons : 13 % p.p.
Parties of  7 persons : 14 % p.p.
Parties of  8 persons : 15 % p.p.

 

 


Other packages of this walk in Tarn valley:
H21a - budget (* and **)  package: all details
H21c - plus (** and ***) package:  all   details
H21d - superior (*** and **) package:  all   details

 



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