Situated in the south of the department of Lozère, at the gateway to the Cévennes and at almost 900 metres above sea level, the village of La Garde Guérin is a very pretty little medieval township dating from the 12th century. It has a chateau, 14th century buildings, a 12th century church and some defensive walls. It is categorised as one of the most beautiful villages in France!
Walk in Lozere / Garde Guerin 2018 From a centre Self-guided
Cost per person
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Single bedroom: Supplement for single bedroom - Single participant: Supplement for Single Participant -
ProgrammeDay 1: Reception, and settling into the hotel.
Days 2 to 6: A range of different walks is offered. With a copy of the IGN colour map, and the walking guidebooks lent to you by the hotel, it will be easy for you to organise your days in a way which suits the weather and your own taste in walking.
Day 7 : End of stay after breakfeast.
This walk are situated around the gorges, On a vast virgin territory of any modern construction: granitic cliffs, vegetation very varied as well as stony low walls, canals or hamlets, rich heritage and quiet paths.
CommentsYou are advised to bring your own vehicle.
CommentsA charming two-star hotel 2**.
It is based in an old lord's manor house of the 16th century which has been renovated into a hotel of charm and character. In this building whose history stretches back through four centuries you can experience a sense of being totally removed from the pressures of the here-and-now. As for the food, which contains highlights of the local cuisine, it will add an extra element of happiness and well-being to a place already richly pleasurable.
Getting thereBy train: Gare SNCF (railway station) at Villefort or Génolhac.
By car: Through Clermont Ferrand, then Le Puy en Velay, then Langogne.
Or through Lyon, Valence, Privas, Aubenas and Langogne.
Flights from the UK: There are cheap flights from the UK to Nîmes, and trains from Nîmes to Villefort. Information available on www.skyscanner.net/ and similar sites.
GradientEasy to moderate. The walks are fairly short. Each day, there will be between 170 and 500 metres of ascent.
Level of difficulty
The price includes: - Half board accommodation
- Provision of a guidebook (l guidebook for 1-2 people)
- Accommodation tax
The price DOES NOT includes : - Transport between your home and the holiday area
- Drinks and personal expenses
- Booking fees (15 € per person)
- The extra charge for postage outside France (15 € per bookng)
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