Stay in Le Puy-en-Velay

Groupes : Journée du Puy-en-Velay aux Sources de La Loire

From Puy-en-Velay to the Sources of the Loire
Meals included.
Day formula.
From Puy-en-Velay to the Sources of the Loire
Based on 25 people
Duration: day

Your day :

Morning: Visit of Puy-en-Velay

From 9 noon
Welcome at the Tourist Office. Departure with a tour guide for a guided walking tour of the ancient town (protected area) and Notre-Dame du Puy Cathedral, a masterpiece of Romanesque art, listed as a world heritage site by UNESCO under the paths of Saint-Jacques-of Compostela.

12h
Local meal in a restaurant (1/4 of wine and coffee included per person).

Afternoon: History of a river, the wild Loire and discovery of the Mézenc highlands

14h
Departure, with a tour guide, for an excursion of approximately 110 km
during which you will cross Monastier-sur-Gazeille, a medieval city
with a rich heritage: 11th century abbey church, castle and Saint-Jean church.
You will then admire the impressive Recoumène viaduct (70 m high) before reaching Les Estables, located at an altitude of 1346 m, the highest climatic resort in the Massif Central, built on the foothills of Mont Mézenc (1753 m).
highest point of Haute-Loire.
A few kilometers away, the original silhouette of the Gerbier de Jonc (1551 m) will appear before you, on the ridge line separating the waters of the Loire and Rhône basins, a vast panorama.
After a tribute to the longest French river, the return will be made by
Mézenc highlands. Discovery of the traditional habitat (dwellings with thatched roofs) of the village of Moudeyres, visit to the Ferme des Frères Perrel, eco-museum, history of peasant life in the past.

17h
Return to Puy-en-Velay and end of the service.

Prices

Price of the service:
from €52 per person, meals included
(Base 25 people).

What is included

The price includes

– The services of a tour guide.
– Lunch in a restaurant, 1/4 wine and 1 coffee included.
– Entrance to monuments/sites according to the established program.
– Reservation of service providers.
– A free driver.

The price does not include

- Transportation.
– Personal expenses.

Pratical information

  • Theme visit
  • Groups welcome

Opening period

From 01 / 04 to 31 / 10.
The program may be modified depending on the opening days of the sites/monuments.
1 day
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