Self guided road bike tour in the Quercy , France

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This trip has been specially design for parents with children: daily distances, quiet roads, easy enough route, quiet villages, gorgeous scenery, many places where to stop and have some good time, several places where children can play, possibilities to visit some castles, cave, open air museum with the kids...But you will also benefit of all the ingredients of our other tours in the region: beautiful scenery, lovely small roads and remote treasures will be your daily bread...

The route will lead you to access magical places. Here, every step takes you to a visible trace of human history like the countless centuries old stone-built houses, the lovely villages built during Middle Ages, the awesome monuments and paintings from prehistoric times.

That tour is 18 km a day as average. It is designed for parent(s) with child(ren) using a tag along or fusing a child bike.

For more information about the Quercy, please click here

Day 1:

Pick up in the afternoon in Figeac (we can also arrange transportation from Toulouse airport), a very nice town with lovely streets and buildings as old as half a thousand years ...drive to a peaceful village nearby (with a playground for children). First night in a very nice Bed and Breakfast accommodation very typical from the area.

 

 Days 2 and 3 :

The sublime parts of the Lot valley, surrounded of limestone cliffs. A very high but narrow castle but also a circular medieval village and its cirque will charm you, as well as among others, a castle on its rocky promontory. St Cirq lapopie famous village: overlooking a bend in the Lot, The village is perched on the edge of the cliff; the ancient houses rise up over the rocky slope protected by the 500 years old church.

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Days 4, 5 and 6 :

You may decide to visit an unforgettable prehistoric cave decorated with incredible 18,000years old prehistoric paintings...

The route is leading you by the gorgeous parts of the Célé Valley, surrounded of limestone cliffs. You are following the valley. Time seems to have no effect on this so well preserved area ...The valley offers to visitors gorgeous scenery and lovely ancient villages, an abbey from the middle ages, some castles, a cave with prehistoric paintings, ancient houses built into the cliff....

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Day 7:

Breakfast and drive back to drop-off point. 

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 How to book this trip...

 

 

Trip ref. : SC-QKids18-06

Riding level : 18 km per day as average. Daily longer options and climbs. Most of the route is on flat terrain, except a few climbs. Tour is designed for parent(s) with child(ren) using a tag along or fusing a child bike.

Dates :Any, from April to October

Price per person:

When two people, one room: 735 Euros, (Click to convert)
One child sharing a room with two adults will be charged 50% reduction off the adult price.

When three people (adults and children), one room: 674 Euros, (Click to convert)

When two adults, two children : 595 Euros, (Click to convert)

Ask us for prices when other room configurations (less or more adults,less or more children, etc...)

Bike renting:

Hybrid bike for Adult : 80 Euros  (Click to convert)

Bike for Child : 55 Euros (Click to convert)

Tag Along for kid (half a bike attached to the adult bike) : 55 Euros (Click to convert)

Bike trailer for a child : 55 Euros (Click to convert)

Child seat hire : offered

Start: Figeac (46)

Finish: Figeac (46)

There are several trains a day to Figeac from Paris or Toulouse. Figeac is also not far away from highway Paris / Toulouse.

We can also arrange transportation from/to Toulouse airport.

It includes:.

  • All lodgings in nice and typical B&B accommodation and very pleasant Inns (two stars or equivalent)
  • All breakfasts
  • 4 dinners
  • A package of cereal bars and biscuits, for the rides
  • Baggage transport
  • Maps and detailed route suggestions
  • Suggestions on where to eat and interesting side trips to take
  • Emergency support

 

It  doesn't include

  • Lunches or picnics
  • 2 dinners
  • Beverages
  • Visits entrance fees such as Museum, caves, castles, ...
  • All costs before rendezvous point and after final drop-off.
  • Travel / cancellation insurance

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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