CYCLING MAGNOLIAS – 7 DAY ITINERARY

Day 1 – Trebas (Low Point 224; High Point 342)
Arrive in Toulouse, airport pick-up and transfer to Les Magnolias.  Light (own) lunch at Martrin/St Sernin, close to Plaisance.   Bicycle kit out and swim at the Easy Rider sports bar.  Optional late afternoon Trebas 20 Green route: short forest and mountain ride.  Dinner at Les Magnolias.  Local entertainment subject to village programs. Distance: 20 kms

Overnight: Les Magnolias - DB&B


Day 2 – Ambialet (Low Point 211; High Point 258)
Breakfast at Les Magnolias. Depart on Ambialet 40 Green route: gentle forest, mountain and Tarn river ride.  Light own snack lunch at Ambialet Cafe De La Presqu’ile.  Swim at Tarn in Ambialet. Return ride to Les Magnolias along Tarn river and gentle forest road.  Dinner at La Chanterelle in Trebas.  Local entertainment subject to village programs. Distance: 40 kms

Overnight: Les Magnolias - DB&B


Day 3 – Brousse (Low Point 213; High Point 536)
Breakfast at Les Magnolias. Depart on Brousse 52 Yellow route: medium level forest, mountain and Tarn River ride. One good but short climb en route to Brousse.  Own picnic lunch at Brousse Le Chateau river side, visit Brousse Chateau.  Return ride to Les Magnolias along the Tarn river.  Short own coffee stop at Chateau house in Lincou.  Afternoon swim at the Easy Rider in Frayssignes.  Optional Martrin 22 afternoon route: short but steep mountain forest ride.  Own dinner at La Legende in Plaisance.   Local entertainment subject to village programs. Distance: 52 kms

Overnight: Les Magnolias - B&B


Day 4 – Millau (Canoeing, Millau bridge and Roquefort cheese caves)
Breakfast at Les Magnolias.  Depart for canoeing at Millau via Peyres and view of tallest cable-stayed bridge in the world.  Canoeing and own picnic lunch on Tarn river.  Visit Roquefort cheese caves. Return to Plaisance via dinner at restaurant de la Gare close to St Affrique.

Overnight: Les Magnolias - DB&B


Day 5 - Albi (World Heritage Site ancient town)
Breakfast at Les Magnolias.  Depart on Albi 45 Yellow route.  Pick-up at Arthes close to Albi.  Lunch at Le Robinson in Albi.  Visit Albi World Heritage Site attractions: Albi Cathedral, Toulouse Lautrec museum, Palace gardens.  Walking and shopping in old Albi town.  Return to Plaisance.  Optional  45 km return ride.   Own dinner and local entertainment subject to village programs. Distance: 45 kms.

Overnight: Les Magnolias –BB&L


Day 6 – Brousse Ambialet (Low Point 224; High Point 342)
Breakfast at Les Magnolias. Depart on Brousse Ambialet 72 Green route.  Own coffee stops at Ambialet and Chateau house at Lincou.   Lunch at Brousse Le Relays-du-Chateau at Brousse.  Own dinner and local entertainment subject to village programs. Distance: 72 kms

Overnight: Les Magnolias – BB&L


Day 7 – Departure
Breakfast at Les Magnolias.  Depart Toulouse Blagnac airport.



INCLUDES:
  • Airport transfers from/to Toulouse Blagnac airport
  • 6 Nights of B&B at the beautiful Les Magnolias
  • Bicycle hire (high quality racing, road, mountain or electric bicycles)
  • Map & Info Pack with all route maps
  • Day trips to Albi and Millau
  • Transport to canoeing station on Tarn river at Millau
  • 2 Lunches: Le Robinson in Albi and Relays in Brousse-Le-Chateau
  • 3 Dinners: Les Magnolias; La Chanterelle; De La Gare
  • Complimentary transport to local evening markets and villages

EXCLUDES:
  • Drinks
  • Coffee stops, picnics and other lunches and dinners
  • Canoeing hire costs (approx. Euro 20 pp)

 
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