11 days/10 nights, with 9 days cycling


Any start date between April 1 to October 25

We recommend you to start your tour on a Friday so that you can see the market in Gourdon held every Saturday


45 km daily average (30 miles)

Some hills every day of moderate difficulty, as well as a few more challenging ones.
Extra km possible


Classic Accommodation:   US$2635     

Single Supplement:

US$745

    
Casual/B&B Accommodation:   US$1750

Single Supplement:

US$530

         
Luxe Accommodation:  US$3090
Single Supplement:US$995

 

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  • 10 nights hotels
  • All breakfasts and 2 dinners
  • Luggage transfers
  • Use of a high quality performance hybrid or road bike and accessories
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  • We require that you bring your own helmet for safety and hygiene reasons
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You start in Gourdon, about 550 km south of Paris.

Gourdon is a charming village, crowning a hill in quiet wooded countryside. It boasts a charming medieval quarter of narrow streets and golden limestone houses and a 14th-century Gothic church.

Gourdon is on the main Paris-Toulouse rail line, a five-hour trip with no change of trains.

 

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Randonnée Tours

France

Dordogne Cycling 11 Days
The Dordogne is often called the most beautiful river in France. Our tour to this land of the castles of Richard the Lionheart features the most famous and spectacular section of the river, studded with castles and cave art. The walking is perfect, and a plenitude of sights and attractions rounds out your vacation. This self-guided tour in the southwest serves as a delightful introduction to France, but also suits experienced adventurers.

 

Hostellerie de la Bouriane, Gourdon

This is a 3-star hotel with spacious rooms, harmoniously decorated and well equipped with modern comforts. There is a delightful restaurant in the hotel.

Les Vieilles Tours, Rocamadour

This charming 17th century chateau, located 4.5 km in the countryside from Rocamadour, has large gardens and pool, and the rooms are furnished with period furniture. Excellent restaurant on site. Member; Hotels de Charms ; Chateaux & Hotels Collection.

 

Hotel La Belle Etoile, La Roque de Gageac

Situated in one of the most beautiful villages in France, all rooms at this hotel enjoy views over the river. The restaurant is renowned and opens onto a vine-shaded terrace with a fabulous view.

 

Hotel Le Centenaire, Les Eyzies-de-Tayac

This hotel, formerly a member of Relais & Chateaux, has undergone a recent renovation and new management. With 20 bedrooms and a large heated pool and beautiful grounds, this hotel is a traveler favourite.

 

Hotel-Restaurant Edward 1er, Monpazier

This beautiful and well kept Chateau has rooms with stunning views of the Périgord hills or the medieval village of Monpazier. There is a swimming-pool with a large terrace in the enclosed garden.

 

 

Hostellerie de la Bouriane, Gourdon *Classic Inn

This is a 3-star hotel with spacious rooms, harmoniously decorated and well equipped with modern comforts. There is a delightful restaurant in the hotel.

Les Esclargies, Rocamadour

This new hotel has won accolades for its tasteful architecture and setting, designed to harmonize with the natural environment. Located in Rocamadour with lovely grounds and swimming pool, and walking distance from the many restaurants in town.

 

Domaine de Rochebois, La Roque de Gageac

This is an elegant 19th century residence, now a 4-star hotel, in a beautiful landscaped 30 hectare park and gardens. There is a pool & fitness centre. Member of Chateaux & Hotels Collection. Straight Talk:There is no restaurant in the hotel, but staff will be happy to arrange a taxi to casual restaurants in Vitrac (1.7 km away) or into Sarlat (8 km away) where excellent options exist. If you would rather stay in Sarlat, this is an option.

 

Clos La Boëtie, Sarlat (Option)

Located in the town centre, this charming 19th century mansion and 5-star hotel, offers a stylish décor where antique family furniture combine with rich colourful fabrics. It also boasts an indoor pool, sauna and fitness room. Walking distance to many restaurants. Member of Chateaux & Hotels Collection

 

Hotel les Glycines, Les Eyzies de tayac

Set apart from the tourist bustle of Les Eyzies, the 4-star Hotel Les Glycines offers luxury, charm and a warm welcome. It dates from 1862 when it was a "relais de poste". In addition to its interior charm, the hotel offers a tranquil setting with a fine restaurant, swimming pool and lovely gardens.

 

Hotel-Restaurant Edward 1er, Monpazier *Classic Inn

This beautiful and well kept Chateau has rooms with stunning views of the Périgord hills or the medieval village of Monpazier. There is a swimming-pool with a large terrace in the enclosed garden.

 

 

Chambres d’Hôtes du Paradis, Gourdon

This charming bed & breakfast is located 1.8 km outside of Gourdon in a Quercy style stone building. The rooms are comfortable and the proprietor is friendly. Swimming pool.

 

Le Relais Amadourien, Rocamadour

This small inn, or relais, is attached to the Hotel du Chateau, has been recently renovated and is located in the high village, just near the castle. There is a swimming pool and tennis courts and the hotel’s restaurant is excellent.

 

La Ferme Fleurie, La Roque de Gageac

This is a working farm in a lovely building, located 5 km from la Roque-Gageac close to Vitrac. The dining room features superb cuisine from the local area.

Les Cordeliers, Sarlat (Option)

This top ranked B&B is situated overlooking the beautiful memorial square. Chris & Amanda, the British proprietors, will welcome you with hospitality to their luxurious chambres d’hotes.

 

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. Propiertors Annick & Georges Soulie provide a warm welcome.

La Ferme Du Tandou, Monpazier

The kind proprietors have a 13th century farm with 4 guestrooms for guests. There is a shaded terrace, park and a panoramic view of the walled town of Monpazier. There is a table d’hotes (dinner) available.

 

 

"Wow. The tour of a lifetime. Memories to treasure forever. The beauty is unparalleled."

- S. Ashmore


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