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Season: March – October.

Fertile green valleys, castles and bastides, fortified villages, gently meandering rivers, lush pastures, wine, Walnuts, geese for foie gras and the warm southern sun – this is Dordogne!

*Base price for a double room in low season. Please ask for a detailed offer down in “BOOK NOW”.

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  • Cycling Style Holiday Type
    On Road, Touring
  • Activity Level Moderate
All about the Dordogne.

Self-guided Cycling Tour
Departure days: Every day
Duration: 8 days – 7 nights

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Accommodation in ** and *** hotels all with swimming pool
  • Breakfast buffet or extended breakfast
  • Half board: at least a 3-course evening meal (option)
  • Luggage transport from hotel to hotel
  • Detailed route guidance
  • Detailed travel material (route or overview maps, route description, important telephone numbers)
Whats not included in this tour.Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Bike rental (optional)
  • Insurances
  1. Día1 Arrival in the afternoon in Souillac

    Once at your hotel you can take some time to
    visit the Benedictine monastery from the 12th
    century. See the remarkable abbey-church
    with fine carvings, and a statue of the prophet
    Isaiah, a masterpiece of the Romanesque art.
    Overnight in a charming hotel.

  2. Día2 Souillac – Salignac 30 km

    Your first day riding is easy and follows
    Valley with many visits but important: you
    have plenty of time to spend in your
    destination, the gardens of Eyrignac. Nice
    castle to visit when you arrive in Salignac.

  3. Día3 Salignac – Les Eyzies 47 km

    A leisure ride today to St Genies, a typical
    village and then nice impression from the
    castle of Losse in the valley of the Vézère
    River. Beautiful panorama along the way until
    La Roque-St-Christophe, fantastic cliff with so
    many cave points as Les-Eyzies – which is
    wonderful place. In Les Eyzies de Tayac,
    world prehistoric time center, discover the
    well-known archaeological wealth and
    underground caves.

  4. Día4 Ride around Les Eyzies

    A longer ride today, you will want to start
    early to spend more time in Les Eyzies in
    order to visit the grottos. Be sure to visit the
    chateau village of Beynac perched up on a
    cliff top as well.

  5. Día5 Les Eyzies – Sarlat - Vitrac 34 km

    The ride from Les Eyzies takes you through
    Montignac where along the way is the famous
    Lascaux and Lascaux II grottos. In Sarlat,
    medieval town, you have a variety of sites and
    great ambiance typical of the Perigord.

  6. Día6 Around Vitrac 37 km

    You can visit the grottos of Cougnac and then
    you come to the Dordogne River Valley where
    you start to discover many of the area
    chateaux. You will have time to visit the
    Chateau and fortified village of Domme
    overlooking the river. La Roque Gageac is an
    old river port pressed against the cliffside.

  7. Día7 Tag Vitrac – Souillac 32 km

    Returning now to the starting point, you will
    follow the Dordogne River and along the way
    pass the chateaux of Veyrignac and Fenelon.
    Return to same hotel as first night with dinner

  8. Día8 End of the trip

    Departure after breakfast