The Périgord Region of France, also known as the Dordogne. The train trip from Paris' Charles de Gaulle Airport to Libourne, the nearest station to St. Emilion, requires about 4 hours. Because of the time required to
make the return trip to Paris' Charles de Gaulle Airport from Sarlat (7+ hours), you should plan to layover at least 1 night in Paris on the back-end of your tour.
Easy to challenging. Long, relatively flat and rolling stretches are the norm. There are 3 long, challenging climbs on Day 3.
254 km / 157 miles. Average of 43 km / 27 miles per day.
Overnight destinations: the beautiful cities of Saint Emilion, Bergerac, Limeuil, Montignac, and Sarlat.
St. Emilion, a 1200 year old stone village set amidst the world's most exclusive vineyards.
Magnificent medieval castles (English guided tours available) set along the scenic shores of the Dordogne River.
The Troglodytic cliff dwellings and subtropical vegetation of La Roque-Gageac.
Phenomenal sites of prehistory including the Grotte du Font de Gaume and Lascaux II caves, home of some of the world's finest prehistoric cave paintings; and Les Eyzies with its much-renowned museum, cave, and cliff-dwellings.
Visits to seven villages officially classified as among the most beautiful in France.
The unspoiled beauty of the Valley of the Vézère.
Enjoy free wine tasting opportunities nearly everywhere along your route.
Sarlat, perhaps the most extraordinarily restored medieval village in Europe.
Delight over some of France's finest wines and tastiest cheeses and fois gras!
Tour Package Price
Per Person Adult Price: $1025.00
Per Person Child Price (16 years or younger traveling with 2 adults): $475.00
Tour Deposit: $250.00 per adult and $150.00 per child. Deposits are charged when tour materials are sent and hotel availability has been confirmed.
Discounts are available for parties of 5 or more adults.
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Tour Documentation: Route instructions, map, Pre-trip Preparation Guide, On-Road Quick Reference Guide, and Sights Guide.
Basic SAG Support: If you choose not to cycle on one or more days due to weather, illness, etc., AND
you notify your Diverse Directions support representative in advance so that you and your bikes can be transported along with your luggage, no additional charges will apply.
Accommodations: You're free to determine your own budget for accommodations. A complete list of accommodations options (with website links) is available upon request.
Meals: You're free to determine your own budget for meals.
Transportation from your home to Saint Emilion and from Sarlat to your home
Insurance & personal expenses
Postage to destinations outside the US (generally $20.00 - $45.00)
Expedited shipping of tour materials, if required.