Leaving from the historic town of the Puy en Velay, a splendid two-week itinerary to Conques and the mythical Voie du Puy, France’s most popular pilgrimage route.
Leaving from the historic town of the Puy en Velay, a splendid two-week itinerary to Conques and the mythical Way of Puy, France’s most popular pilgrimage route. The route winds its way through the volcanic and granite landscapes of the Massif-Central, with its forests, meadows and scattered hamlets. The walker then arrives on the vast, lush green Aubrac plateau. This is followed by the delightful valleys of Lot and Aveyron, culminating in the splendid village of Conques, a Roman wonder.
For long-distance hikers, this tour combines the two previous stages offered on this site – from PUY-EN-VELAY to AUMONT-AUBRAC and from AUMONT-AUBRAC to CONQUES.
Discover the historic town of the PUY-EN-VELAY and its cathedral.
The famous Aubrac plateau and its pastures.
CONQUES: the “Pearl of the Road” with its basilica, a Romanesque marvel from the 10th and 12th centuries, and the medieval village.
The valleys of the Aveyron and the Lot.
A daily itinerary, step by step, to take your time and enjoy the local heritage.
15 days – 14 nights
From April to October
Easy to moderate level.
3 to 6 hours walking per day, average altitude difference 200 to 600 m. NO TECHNICAL DIFFICULTIES.
Comfortable regional hotels, guest houses and gîtes.
In double rooms (single occupancy on request and with supplement if available) with generally private bathroom facilities, but without guarantee depending on period and availability: in this case, shared bathroom facilities upstairs.
On this very popular route to Compostela, the itinerary and dates dictate the choice of accommodation: as a result, it’s impossible to guarantee the same level of comfort throughout the route.
Lunches and dinners (picnic lunch not included).
Included – You walk with only a small daypack.
A regular shuttle service is available on this route to return to the starting point (not included and to be confirmed when booking the tour).
Approx. $ 105 CAD for a return trip to the Puy-en-Velay
Stay and hike only from day 1 to day 15
$ 2250 CAD (per person, double occupancy).
Single occupancy: upon request.
IN ADDITION, WE CAN BOOK FLIGHTS, TRANSFERS AND PRE- AND POST-TOUR HOTELS FOR YOU.
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