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

Single supplement:

US$595

 

Luxe Accommodation:   US$1650

Single supplement:

US$650

 

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  • 8 nights hotels
  • All breakfasts and 2 dinners
  • Luggage transfers
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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.

 

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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 3-star 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 where you will taste the gastronomy of the Quercy-Périgourdin. 

 

Le Relais du Touron, Carsac

This 3-star hotel with restaurant is located in the peaceful surroundings of a large park and just 700 m from the village of Carsac-Aillac. There is a lovely pool and gardens to enjoy.

L'Esplanade, Domme

Located in the picturesque medieval town of Domme, this 3-star hotel directly overlooks the Dordogne with magnificent views from the terrace. It has stylish salons and a well-regarded 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. The restaurant is renowned and opens onto a vine-shaded terrace with a fabulous view.

 

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.

 

 

Hôtel Saint Martin, Souillac

This charming 16th century property facing the abbey of Souillac boasts guest rooms that are distinctive. Located within an atmospheric plaza close to shops and cafes, it’s perfectly situated. Véronique and Erick provide a warm welcome. Member: Hôtels de Charme et de Caractère.

 

La Villa Romaine, Carsac

This luxurious hotel combines authenticity, modernity, comfort and a rich history (and a great restaurant). Built on an old Gallo-Roman site the hotel offers a great panorama on a preserved nature. Recommended by Guides de Charme; Châteaux & Hôtels Collection; Sawday’s

 

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.

 


 

"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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