Cultural activities
in Estivareilles

Balade en train touristique dans le Haut-Forez

Embark on the Haut-Forez Railway towards Craponne-sur-Arzon (Haute-Loire), on the 42km railway line built between 1875 and 1902 and discover the Pontempeyrat viaduct!
Stops at Usson-en-Forez and Craponne-sur-Arzon stations.
Embark on the Haut-Forez train and slowly cross our coniferous forests, our plateaus between 900 and 1100 meters above sea level and our valleys, without forgetting the magnificent Pontempeyrat Viaduct on the border of the 3 departments Loire, Haute-Loire and Puy of Dome. Discover an exceptional built heritage

Get off at the station of your choice for lunch, a picnic, to visit the many tourist sites or to take a breath of very invigorating fresh air!

A friendly and unforgettable atmosphere aboard our tourist trains, typical of the 50s, which allow you to relive times gone by at your own pace!
Further information) :
Site management: Associative
Tips and Suggestions

The trains run regularly from June to September, or for themes such as Christmas or Mother's Day out of season, but also on request for groups (clubs, works councils, families, etc.) or for events ( weddings, birthdays, retirements, etc.).

We speak English

Location accuracy

  • In the countryside


Customer base

Hikers, Special family with children, Groups welcome
Minimum age required: 3 years
Maximum age allowed: 99 years old
Maximum group size: 250


  • Workshop / Initiation / Discovery
  • Supervised practice

Cultural activities

  • History
  • Cultural heritage


Opening hours from July 23 to August 31, 2024
TuesdayOpens at 09:45 a.m. and opens at 15 p.m.
ThursdayOpens at 09:45 a.m. and opens at 15 p.m.
SaturdayOpens at 08:45 p.m.
SundayOpens at 09:45 a.m. and opens at 15 p.m.
Opening hours from September 01 to September 15, 2024
SundayOpens at 15 p.m.



5.5 €12 €

3.5 €8.5 €
Family package

25 €41 €
Further information) :
Reservations and payment possible online:
Bicycle transport: for groups, contact us.
Pass Haut-Forez: On presentation of the "Pass du Haut-Forez", in one of the 8 sites participating in the operation, you benefit, from the 2nd visit, from a reduced rate.

Payment method

  • Cheque
  • Classic Holiday Vouchers
  • Cash
  • Bank transfer



  • Accessible by stroller

Home animals

Animals are accepted


Adapted service: Wheelchair accessible with assistance
From 5.50 € / adult


The Train Station
577 Museum Road
42380 Estivareilles
How do I get there?
From 5.50 €  / adult

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