Dordogne, Lot & Quercy , light walking holiday.

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Walking holiday in Dordogne valley with La Ligne Verte

Find the path of the river Dordogne in the Quercy of Lot department alternated with the Causse du Quercy, a smooth limestone plateau with open scenery on top of the causse. Not as polished as the scenery of the Dordogne department.
Rocamadour, a famous tourist attraction of France with its beautiful small canyon of the Gorge de l'Ouysse and the beautiful Dordogne valley provide the scenery for a nnice walking holiday.You'll see beautiful medieval villages like Souillac, Martel, Carennac and Rocamadour. And in Martel you can make a ride with the old train along the cliffs of the Dordogne.


Starting day: every day.
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.

Discounts:

On our basic rates 3 discounts :

1) for small groups and families (3 - 8 persons).

2) for bookings in April and October € 75 p.p.

3) for bookings in May, June and September € 25 p.p.


Dordogne Valley: more pictures of the scenery


H37-superior

All details superior package, click in left column.


Two alternative packages of this cycling trip

H37-plus

Dordogne valley & Quercy, light, plus package

H37-luxury Dordogne valley & Quercy, light, luxury package







Holiday programs Day stages Prices

H37 Superior packages Bags transfers included in basic rate. Basic rate: in € p.p. double room, sharing.
2021 B & B Dinners Lunches Basic rate
p.p.
Suppl.
July-Aug.
p.p.
Supplement
single room
5days 4 3 0 € 863 € 0 € 330
6days 5 4 0 € 944 € 0 € 326
7days 6 4 0 € 1035 € 0 € 386
8days 7 5 0 € 1281 € 0 € 492

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Extra nights B & B Dinner Lunch Basic rate
p.p.
Suppl.
July-Aug.
p.p.
Supplement single room
Souillac Saint Martin *** yes no no € 67 € 0 € 54
Meyronne *** pool La Terrasse yes yes no € 131 € 0 € 88
Carennac Fénélon ** yes yes no € 83 € 0 € 40
Loubressac *** pool yes yes no € 96 € 0 € 57
Rocamadour *** pool Troubadour yes yes no € 114 € 0 € 55
Lacave *** pool Pont de l'Ouysse yes no no € 136 € 0 € 93
Supplement twin rooms: € 6 per room per night.
Take-away lunches are not included. The price of a take-away lunch varies from 10 to 14 Euro. You can order them at the hotel or the host the evening before.
Solo: supplement of 57 % on basic rate (supplement single room included).
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Discount p.p. on basic rates
for small groups and families
See terms and conditions of group discounts

Parties of 3 persons : 4 % p.p.
Parties of 4 persons : 5 % p.p.
Parties of 5 persons : 6 % p.p.
Parties of 6 persons : 7 % p.p.
Parties of 7 persons : 8 % p.p.
Parties of 8 persons : 9 % p.p.




Holiday programs Day stages Prices

Hotels and stages Superior packages 5 days 6 days 7 days 8 days
Souillac
Hôtel Saint Martin ***
Day 1 Day 1
Meyronne
La Terrasse ***heated pool
Day 1
Day 1
Day 2

16 km

Day 2

16 km

Carennac
Hostellerie Fénélon **pool
Day 2

22km

Day 3

22km

Day 3

22km

Loubressac
Le Relais de Castelnau ***pool
Day 2

21 km (after transfer)

Day 3

17 km via Gouffre de Padirac

Day 4

17 km via Gouffre de Padirac

Day 4

17 km via Gouffre de Padirac

Rocamadour
Hôtel Le Troubadour *** pool
Day 3

16 or 24 km (After transfer to Gramat)

Day 4

16 or 24 km (After transfer to Gramat)

Day 5

16 or 24 km (After transfer to Gramat)

Day 5

16 or 24 km (After transfer to Gramat)

Lacave
Pont de l 'Ouysse ***pool
Day 4

14km

Day 5

14km

Day 6

14 km

Day 6

14 km

Souillac
Hôtel Saint Martin ***
Day 7

16 km

Leave after breakfast Day 5

(Transfer to Souillac option)

Day 6

(Transfer to Souillac option)

Day 7

(Transfer to Souillac option)

Day
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Holiday programs Day stages Prices

Day walks details. Click the banner of the Lot Travel Guide, for a summary and some pictures of the region and its towns. distances
Souillac -Meyronne Along the Dordogne you walk to St. Sozy" par la falaise" under theoverhanging cliffs. You pass a prehistoric shelter/cave 16 km
Meyronnel - Carennac Going up the Causse de Quercy alongside the Dordogne River.
In Carennac: Renaissance houses with sculpted windows and brown roofs are clustered around a Cluniac priory where French writer and prelate Fenelon once lived. Near the Romanesque church and its cloister, the Château des Doyens invites you to discover the treasures of this Pays d'Art et d'Histoire-labelled region to which Carennac belongs.
Must-sees and must-dos: Church of Saint Pierre, The cloister, L’Espace Patrimoine (heritage centre),
The Musée des Alambics et des ArIles (Museum of Pot Stills and Aromas)
15 km
or
18 km
Carennac - Loubressac Walk to Loubressac via the Gouffre de Padirac 17 km
Carennac - Rocamadour Transfer to Gramat and Walk to Rocamadour. Rocamadour the second pilgrims place of France. 14 km
Rocamadour - Lacave Walk through the Gorges de l’Ouysse.After 9 km you can have a drink at the Moulin de Caugnaguet.The mill was built in the first half of the 14thC and was run for a long time by Cistercian monks. It has 4 pairs of millstones, which mainly ground wheat and, later on, maize as well. It worked from 1350 until 1959 and is now protected as an Historic Monument. Alongside the crystalclear water of the Ouysse you come in Lacave. 19 km
Rocamadour -
Souillac
Walk through the Gorges de l’Ouysse.After 9 km you can have a drink at the Moulin de Caugnaguet.The mill was built in the first half of the 14thC and was run for a long time by Cistercian monks. It has 4 pairs of millstones, which mainly ground wheat and, later on, maize as well. It worked from 1350 until 1959 and is now protected as an Historic Monument. Alongside the crystalclear water of the Ouysse you come in Lacave (cave visit)Transfer to Souillac 19 km
Meyronne- Souillac A walk or canoe trip (recommended) back to Souillac. We recommend a transfer back to Souillac instead of the walk. 20km

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ACCESS
The nearest airport from UK to these walking tours is Brive (Ryanair) at 23 km from Souillac.
Toulouse from other countries.
Transfer to first hotel in Souillac is not included. Taxi from Toulouse ( € 350- € 450)
Train Toulouse-Souillac direct connection of about 2 hours.

From North America best is to fly into Paris or to Toulouse.
Bus and train connection from Toulouse to Souillac € 40,-
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 08h58 RER B leaves every
5 minutes
Change at Gare du Nord 09h25 M5 (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

PARIS AUSTERLITZ 10h08 train: 3631 PARIS AUSTERLITZ 13h56 train: 3631
SOUILLAC 14h56 bikes allowed BRIVE LA GAILLARDE 17H59 bikes allowed
or BRIVE LA GAILLARDE 18H27 Train TER 70167
PARIS AUSTERLITZ 17h33 train: 3661 Rocamadour 19h16 bikes allowed
SOUILLAC 21h356 bikes allowed You can start your walk in Rocamadour if you want.



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