13 days/12 nights


Start any date between April 1 and October 25


Drives: 57 to 170 km daily (35 to 106 mi), with shorter options on most days

Walks: typically 2 to 4 hours each, with a selection of at least 2 walks on most days

Some walks are on gravel paths and dirt roads, with occasional climbs. In addition, short strolls are offered on most days


Classic Accommodation:   US$2210            
B&B Accommodation:   US$1950                                     Single suppl. classic: US$890
Single suppl. B&B: US$640 


  • 12 nights hotels
  • All breakfasts and 4 dinners
  • Detailed route instructions and map
  • Area Manager available throughout the tour
  • PLEASE NOTE THAT CAR RENTAL IS NOT INCLUDED

The Bordeaux to Dordogne Drive & Stroll begins in Bordeaux in southwest France.

You can arrive by air via the Bordeaux Airport, which is 10 km west of the city centre.

You can also fly into Paris and take the train to Bordeaux.

There are many trains daily and the trip takes three to four hours.

You can pick up a rental car at the airport or the train station, but the route descriptions start from the train station in Bordeaux.

The tour ends in St-Émilion and car drop-off is in either Libourne or Bordeaux.

Information on getting to the tour start and departing at the end will be included in your confirmation package.

Randonnée Tours

France

Bordeaux to Dordogne Drive
& Stroll 13 days

Indulge yourself in this magical corner of France. Start in the wine metropolis of Bordeaux, with its grand boulevards. Then travel peaceful roads past villages of golden limestone, walnut groves, and shady oak woods into the heart of an ancient land. Fairytale châteaux rise from the morning mist and limestone cliffs loom overhead, marked by mysterious openings into age-old shelters where herds of bison thunder across cave walls.



 

Hotel de la Presse,

Bordeaux

This family owned three-star hotel is moments from the most upmarket sector of the Rue Ste-Catherine shopping promenade.

 

Hostellerie Le Vert
Hostellerie Le Vert,
Mauroux
This secluded seventeenth century inn is surrounded by vineyards. The bedrooms are all comfortably and tastefully modernized and there is a pool and landscaped grounds. The restaurant serves excellent local cuisine.
Hotel Terminus Hotel Terminus,
Cahors

With the rich décor, the hotel has a very elegant feel.  The rooms are tastefully decorated and the staff is friendly and helpful. The restaurant is excellent and has an exceptional wine list.

Les Vieilles Tours

Rocamadour

This charming chateau has large gardens and pool, and the rooms are furnished with period furniture.

Le Relais du Touron

Carsac

This hotel is located in the peaceful surroundings of a large park. There is a lovely pool and gardens to enjoy.

Hotel Le Moulin de la Beune

Les Eyzies-de-Tayac

A former mill, this quaint hotel has one of the top restaurants in Les Eyzies

Palais Cardinal,

Saint Emilion

Owned by the same family for five generations, this 3 star hotel is located at the gateway to the village. It features a heated pool set in beautiful garden and framed by the original medieval town wall fortifications dating from the 13th century.

   
 

Chambres d’Hôtes du Paradis

Gourdon

This charming bed & breakfast is located just outside of Gourdon. The rooms are comfortable and the proprietor is friendly.

La Ferme Fleurie

La Roque de Gegeac

This is a working farm in a lovely building.  The dining room features superb cuisine from the local area.

La Riviere

Les Eyzies-de-Tayac

On the banks of the Vezere river, guests stay in a renovated ancient building.  There is a pool and a volley ball court.

 

"We were very pleased with all the arrangements made by Randonnée.  The background information, driving and hiking directions, sightseeing notes and very importantly, the accommodation arrangements were excellent. Thanks so very much for the high quality of your service and support."

- R. Harrisson


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