Dordogne, Lot & Quercy , light walking holiday.

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Dordogne Valley, Lot Causse Quercy

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Dordogne Valley at Montvalent

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.

Dordogne Valley: more pictures of the scenery


H37-superior   All details superior packages.

Two alternative packages of this cycling trip

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

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






Packages Day stages Prices

H37 Superior packages Bags transfers included in basic rate. Basic rate: in € p.p. double room, sharing.
2021 B & B Dinners Basic rate
p.p.
Suppl.
July-Aug.
p.p.
Supplement
single room
5 days 4 3 € 840 € 0 € 339
6 days 5 4 € 860 € 0 € 308
7 days 6 4 € 970 € 0 € 363
8 days 7 4 € 1141 € 0 € 491

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Extra nights B & B Dinner Basic rate
p.p.
Suppl.
July-Aug.
p.p.
Supplement single room
Souillac Saint Martin *** yes no € 70 € 0 € 55
Meyronne *** pool La Terrasse yes yes € 134 € 0 € 89
Loubressac *** pool yes yes € 99 € 0 € 63
Rocamadour *** pool Troubadour yes yes € 99 € 0 € 53
Lacave *** pool Pont de l'Ouysse yes no € 139 € 0 € 121
  • Supplement twin rooms: € 6 per room per night.

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

  • Solo: supplement of 71 % on basic rate (supplement single room included).

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Parties of 3 persons :   5 % p.p.
Parties of 4 persons :   7 % p.p.
Parties of 5 persons :   8 % p.p.
Parties of 6 persons :   9 % p.p.
Parties of 7 persons : 10 % p.p.
Parties of 8 persons : 11 % p.p.




Packages 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)

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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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  • The nearest airport from UK to these walking tours is Brive (Ryanair) and Toulouse airport (Blagnac) from other countries.
  • Train Toulouse-Souillac direct connection of almost 2 hours.
  • From North America best is to fly into Paris Charles de Gaulle or to Toulouse Blagnac and take train at Gare d'Austerlitz (bikes allowed) to Souillac.

Charles de Gaulle    RER B  leaves every 5 minutes to Gare du Nord

Change at Gare du Nord    M5 (Metro line 5)  leaves every  5 minutes to Gare d'Austerlitz

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 the platforms of Gare d'Austerlitz
Total 20 minutes from Gare du Nord to the platforms.

 

By train from Paris at Gare d'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.





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