On the Camino de Santiago from Aubrac to Lot

Who hasn't dreamed of doing the Way of Santiago de Compostela... by bike? Cap Vélo offers you an exclusive offer for this stay by taking small roads from Aumont-Aubrac to Cahors. You will cross the Aubrac , you will ride along the Lot Valley, discovering magnificent towns and villages to finally reach Cahors and its Pont Valentré. 5 days through Lozère , Aveyron and Lot . You too put a scallop shell on your bike or your satchel. The stages are the same as on foot, the roads, the points of view are exceptional and the atmosphere of this path will be at the appointment.

Price from : 1060€
BIKE INCLUDED
Region : Languedoc
Duration : 7 Days / 6 Nights
Level :
Type : On the way
Category : Biking
Trip : Self-guided
Activity : Hybrid
Dates : Starts any day

Click below to see hotels versions.

Day 1 :   Arrival in Aumont Aubrac

For this first day, enjoy discovering the beautiful landscapes!

Day 2 :   Aumont to St Chely d'Aubrac

Distance 1 : 30 Miles - 49 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 730 Meters 

oday, you will go to Saint Chely d'Aubrac situated on the Aveyron side of the plateau de l'Aubrac, in the heart of the vallée de la Boralde . You will cross the Plateau de l'Aubrac through small typical villages such as La Chaze de Peyre and Sainte Colombe de Peyre where the magnificent cows of Aubrac rub shoulders with broom and wild pansies ! You will embark on le Col d'Aubrac to join Nasbinals passing by Malbouzon where you will cross the vast natural spaces. The descent is regular until Saint Chély d'Aubrac !

Day 3 :   St Chely d'Aubrac to Entraygues sur Truyere

Distance 1 : 37 Miles - 59 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 760 Meters 

For this day, you will join the Lot Valley . First descent to >Saint Come d'Olt then Espalion . You will then go along the Lot through small villages such as Estaing, Campuac and Golinhac. You will go up and then go back down to Entraygues sur Truyère , your stage of the day.

Day 4 :   Entraygues sur Truyere to Decazeville

Distance 1 : 30 Miles - 49 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 760 Meters 

On the road to Compostela , you will cross great and colorful spots! So take the opportunity to immortalize these moments. You will cross during your day, several small villages along the Lot . You can take the opportunity to stop at Conques-en-Rouergue to visit the sublime Abbey Ste Foy. Then direction Decazeville , where you will discover splendid landscapes .

Day 5 :   Decazeville - Cajarc

Distance 1 : 36 Miles - 58 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 750 Meters 

From Decazeville to join Cajarc, you will drive in direction of , city of the Lot with an exceptional heritage around the old medieval abbey where you can visit the Place des Ecritures . Then, you will drive in the direction of Cajarc driving along the Lot river.

Day 6 :   Cajarc to Cahors

Distance 1 : 34 Miles - 54 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 590 Meters 

For this last day, you will follow the Lot from Cajarc to Cahors . During this stage, you will cross many pretty small villages, take advantage of breaks to visit them or ride in their small streets. Discover Saint Cirq Lapopie, classified favorite village of the French . Then direction Cahors, where you can take the opportunity to visit this city and discover le Pont Valentré . Let yourself be charmed by the atmosphere of this place.

Day 7 :   Departure Day

Departure after breakfast. Additional nights can be arranged.

Average / Day : Distance : 53.80 Km / 33.40 Miles - Elevation gain : 718.00 Meters

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Day : Pre-tour Night, 1, 4, 5

We can offer you categories of accommodation according to your budget. All accommodations include all the necessary comfort. Breakfast is included except on the day of your arrival.

Basic accommodations: You are accommodated on average of 2* hotels.
Standard accommodations: You are accommodated on average of 3* hotels.
Deluxe accommodations: You are accommodated on average of 4* hotels.


Day : 2

The hotel offers a breathtaking view of the Lozerian nature. The hotel is equipped with a swimming pool and a spa where you can spend a relaxing moment during your stay.


Day : 3

Hotel La Rivière is a 3-star boutique hotel in the Lot Valley in Aveyron. Its guest rooms have private shower or bath, LCD TV with satellite channels and tea/coffee making facilities. At the Hotel La Riviere food and drink are always available at the gourmet restaurant, tapas-pub or the poolside terrace bar. The hotel welcomes guests to work out in the well equipped fitness centre or to relax in the spa with a sauna, hamman with aromatherapy and hot tub. There are also organic health and beauty treatments available.


Day : 6

Located in Cahors, the Hotel Restaurant La Chartreuse Logis de France has an outdoor swimming pool open in season, a garden and a terrace. With a reception open 24 hours a day, this establishment is located 5 minutes walk from the center of Cahors. All rooms include a desk and a wardrobe. Their en suite bathrooms are equipped with complimentary toiletries. Accommodation at the Hotel Restaurant La Chartreuse Logis de France is equipped with a flat-screen TV and a hairdryer. A continental breakfast is served every morning. The hotel also has a restaurant serving local specialties. Rocamadour is 42 km from the Hotel Restaurant La Chartreuse Logis de France, while Montauban is 48 km away. Finally, the nearest airport, Agen-La Garenne, is located 74 km from the Hotel Restaurant La Chartreuse Logis de France.

Bikes available for your tour

The characteristics of this bike are presented as an example and are not guaranteed
Please note that any bike changes during the trip may incur an extra fee.

Hybrid bike - Standard
SCOTT SUB SPORT 20 - ( or equivalent)
INCLUDED

The SCOTT SUB Sport 20 (or equivalent) features a sporty trekking geometry that suits trips of all distances. Equipped with a Shimano 30 speed transmission, integrated front and rear lights, a custom Racktime carrier and compatibility with Snap'it accessories, this bike is begging to go on an adventure.

Available in men and women versions. Available sizes : Men's M, L, XL ; Women's S, L

  • Your bike rental comes with 2 bags (1 Rear pannier + 1 front pannier) so you can easily carry your stuff during your ride.
  • Included with your bike rental :
  • Helmet
  • Lock
  • Hand pump
  • 2 spare tubes
  • Rear pannier
  • Toolkit
  • Tire levers
  • Patch kit
  • 1 souvenir water bottle
  • Pedals are included, flat by default or toe straps on request

Accessories


INCLUDED

GPS are included on most of our tours since 2008. We change the units every 2 years and always invest in the best models. Simple to use, easy to read, yet sophisticated devices they are available on all of our tours. The routes described in your roadbook are stored as tracks in the GPS unit. You simply have to follow the line shown on the GPS, and enjoy. 1 GPS for every 1-3 people


INCLUDED

Our roadbooks are complete packages of information that will help you to guide yourself through the itinerary that we have planned and laid out. We have invested significant time and incorporated the feedback of our customers over many years (since 1997!) to make our roadbooks even better. Our roadbooks include: color maps, highlighted routes, touristic information, orientation points to reach hotels, and easy to follow step by step directions (cue-sheets). Please note that for custom itineraries you will not have cue sheets. Only maps and GPS routes.


INCLUDED

Our Travelbooks are complete packages of information that will help you to guide yourself through the itinerary that we have planned and laid out. You will find information about the hotels, itinerary, regional informations...

Daily Elevation Profiles
Average / Day : Distance : 53.80 Km / 33.40 Miles - Elevation gain : 718.00 Meters
Day 2 :   Aumont to St Chely d'Aubrac

Option 1: 30 Miles - 49 Km  Elevation gain 1 : 730 Meters 

Day 3 :   St Chely d'Aubrac to Entraygues sur Truyere

Option 1: 37 Miles - 59 Km  Elevation gain 1 : 760 Meters 

Day 4 :   Entraygues sur Truyere to Decazeville

Option 1: 30 Miles - 49 Km  Elevation gain 1 : 760 Meters 

Day 5 :   Decazeville - Cajarc

Option 1: 36 Miles - 58 Km  Elevation gain 1 : 750 Meters 

Day 6 :   Cajarc to Cahors

Option 1: 34 Miles - 54 Km  Elevation gain 1 : 590 Meters 

Included

  • 6 nights of accommodation in superior hotels of charm with private shower and/or bath
  • Daily breakfast at each hotel
  • Hybrid bike rental included
  • Orientation in person with our local guide
  • Detailed ROAD BOOK, including details maps, touristic information, step by step itinerary and cue sheets
  • Mobile application or 1 GPS for every 1-3 people
  • All luggage transfers
  • Comprehensive trip literature
  • Technical and emergency support available at all times

What's not included

  • Airfare to and from the trip
  • Lodging before and after the trip
  • Drinks
  • Some meals are not included in each destination, which gives you the opportunity to explore regional cuisine on your own. You will find all information needed with our team support in your roadbook.

Informations & Recommendations

  • Arrival in Aumont Aubrac by bus (you can take the train to Clérmont Ferrand and then a bus to Aumont Aubrac).
  • Departure from Cahors by train.

Please contact us if you want to organize a private transfer upon arrival / departure.

 

Tour rates

Contact our tour consultants for more information and an exact rate based upon your travel dates.

Price from* & per person Double occupancy Single supplement
(traveling with a group)
Solo traveler
(traveling alone)
Standard 1060 € 250 € 1590 €
*Rates vary according to hotel availability and specific start date. Please contact us for triple room rates

Accessories

Accessories
GPS Included
Biking Roadbook Included
Travelbook Included

Bikes available

Bikes available Options per person
Road Bike Rental
    Standard 130 €
Electric assist bike
    Standard 130 €



Please note that any bike changes during the trip may incur an extra fee.
Bot scann is mandatory