Velorail du Perigord Vert
The velorail of the Perigord Vert : become a driver
If you are looking for an unusual activity to add a touch of eccentricity to your vacation: we recommend you to go to the velorail of the Perigord Vert. Up to five of you can ride in a carriage that will take you along a route in the Périgord Vert, on the rails of an old railway. An outdoor activity, which allows you to do some sport and to discover the natural landscapes of the Dordogne from a new point of view. Once in place, all you have to do is pedal!
The route of the velorail in the Périgord Vert
The Perigord Vert bicycle tour runs between Thiviers, the village of your favorite campsite, and Corgnac-sur-l’Isle.
Two routes are possible: from 11 kilometers to 14 kilometers (round trip). Departures are usually from Corgnac-sur-l’Isle station, but on Thursday evenings in July and August, departures are given in Thiviers. You leave in the afternoon, have a picnic on the way and come back at night, around 10 pm, to Thiviers.
This bike ride in the Perigord Vert promises great sensations: passage through forests and undergrowth, descents to gain speed, crossing high bridges, etc. The rich flora of the Perigord shades and refreshes the participants, all along the way.
Practical information to know
Each velorail can accommodate a maximum of 5 people, including babies (you must bring a car seat).
Animals are not accepted.
Payments are made by cash, cheques or vacation vouchers, not by credit card.
Depending on the season, you can bring your own picnic and take a break in your journey.
For more information, visit the official website of the Velorail in the Perigord Vert.
Also check out other tourist sites near the campsite.
Source from www.velorail-vendee.fr