Bikepacking expeditions

 

Are you seeking a change in your daily routine? Join me on a “bikepacking” adventure along roads less traveled and more graveled, get inspired by the beauty of this region, Monsieur Bacchus has prepared for you amazing excursions around the southwest of France.,

Escape from Bordeaux into the Dordogne Valley on an overnight “bikepacking” ride across to Sarlat. Expect to discover the spectacular and authentic landscapes, vineyards, gravel tracks, and single-track roads, the finest cafes, and pubs, fire-side food, and nightcaps at our overnight stopover… of one of the most beautiful regions of France.

The tour highlighted below is carefully designed by myself to emphasize three things: the deliciousness of the food; the richness of this region’s​ history and culture.

2 days Moderate Urban/countryside 5/5

Information

Route:
Day 1: Bergerac – Limeuil

Depart from Bergerac train station. Ride along the Dordogne river. Sporty ride but you’ll be rewarded with beautiful landscapes and breathtaking views. Arriving in Limeuil you can swim in the Dordogne river. Limeuil is considered one of the most beautiful villages in France where we will stop to regain strength.

Day 2: Limeuil – Sarlat Cadenat

A day through mountains and valleys. After a few kilometers from Limeuil, you arrive at Eyzies-de-Tatayac, the world capital of prehistory, the city of Cro-Magnon man.  You’ll cycle through the beautiful valleys along the region. This area leaves you an impression of the Middle Ages and pretty villages with slate roofs, you’ll reach Sarlat, a medieval jewel.

 

From: €190 per person

For who is this tour made: adventurers, the good living, and all curious who wish to discover the valley of the Dordogne by bike.

Duration: 2 days – 1 night

Distance: Day 1 – 40 km / Day 2 – 40 km approximate distances

Small groups: 10 people maximum

Equipment: high-end touring bikes, supplied with helmet and travel bags

The trip/price does not include:
Breakfast of day 1
Lunch
Dinner
Drinks, visits, and other personal expenses
Transport costs to the departure and return site in Bordeaux
Overnight at the Port de Limeuil campsite, Mobil Home about 40€


Reviews from TripAdvisor


star rating  Grâce à Michaël, passionnant et passionné, nous avons pu découvrir Bordeaux autrement. Merci à lui pour cette agréable visite entre amis. Isabelle et ses amis.

Isabelle B
24 October 2019

star rating  Ayant habité à Bordeaux pendant plus de 3 ans, je n'avais jamais eu l'occasion de visiter la région de Saint Emilion. Monsieur Bacchus m'a donné l'opportunité de le faire d'une... read more

franchescoco
30 August 2019

star rating  Nous vius recommandons vivement cette expérience : une superbe ballade entrecoupé d'informations historiques sur la région. Nous avons ensuite été visité le tres beau château de Pinet avec une dégustation... read more

Loïc S
24 August 2019

star rating  Découvrir Bordeaux de cette façon quand on ne reste qu'un w-e est idéal. Nous étions 4 contrairement au concurrent avec un groupe d'une vingtaine de personnes.

484paulinee
10 September 2019

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