9 days/8 nights, with 7 days walking


Any start date between April 1 and October 15


15 km or 10 miles daily average

Some days may be longer and require walking on hilly and rocky paths

Some days are as short as 10 km (6 miles)

Opportunities to shorten the walking distance through alternate routes or taxi transfers


Classic Accommodation:   US$1350
Luxe Accommodation:   US$1650
                                 Single suppl. classic: US$595
Single suppl. Luxe: US$650  


  • 8 nights hotels
  • All breakfasts and 2 dinners
  • Detailed route instructions and map
  • Luggage transfers
  • Area Manager available throughout the tour

You start in Souillac, about 500 km south of Paris.

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

The tour ends in Les Eyzies-de-Tayac, where you can catch trains to Paris or other destinations.

Randonnée Tours

France

Dordogne Walking 9 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.

 

La Vieille Auberge

Souillac

This hotel was a former coach inn and has been tastefully restored to provide comfortable lodging in a calm setting. The hotel boasts an excellent restaurant. 

 

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.

 

L’Esplanade

Domme

Located in the picturesque medieval town of Domme, this inn directly overlooks the Dordogne with magnificent views from the terrace.  It has stylish salons and a Michelin rated restaurant.

 

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.

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

 

Hôtel Saint Martin

Souillac

This comfortable 3-star hotel is the best in its class in Souillac. Located within an atmospheric plaza close to shops and cafes, it’s perfectly situated for explorations and the owners are friendly and welcoming.

 

La Villa Romaine

Carsac

This luxurious hotel combines authenticity, modernity, comfort and a rich history. Built on an old Gallo-Roman site the hotel offers a great panorama on a preserved nature.

 

Hotel les Glycines

Les Eyzies de tayac

Set apart from the tourist bustle of Les Eyzies, 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 swimming pool and lovely gardens.


 

"The trails were a good mix of level of difficulty with breathtaking scenery! Service was excellent! The Randonnée staff in the home office was also excellent in answering all my questions, getting us set up with the tour, providing information and in general providing excellent service with a pleasant attitude. The trip was really great. I loved it. It was a wonderful experience and I would do it again in a heartbeat!"

- L Devine


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