TRAIL TO SOUTH from Lyon to Barcelona (France and Spain)
The French Adventure Tour
From spring 2017, you will be able to cross the southern half of France thanks to this superb circuit in one-way which will make you discover Pilat, the Mounts of Drill and Velay, Margeride and Aubrac, the Causses of Lozere and Aveyron, High-Languedoc and the Black Mountain, Corbières, and finally in Spain with the Pyrenees Catalanes.
This tour is proposed in autonomy with the GPS or guided.
5 days riding tour. Beginning of Lyon arrival to Barcelona / 5 nights in half-board. Approximately 1120 km with the guide or the GPS (minimum 70% of tracks without technical difficulties)
Adapted for all kind of trail motorcycle (BMW 1200GS, BMW F800GS, HONDA Africa Twin, YAMAHA Ténéré ou Super Ténéré, TRIUMPH Tiger, KTM Adventure or any other trail motorcycle).
Ours rental HONDA CRF 250 L are available on this tour.
We propose return transport of your motor bike to Lyon to allow you to carry out the return by plane from Barcelona.
Meeting in a hotel in periphery of Lyon. Briefing. To dine and harms the hotel *** for those which will arrive the departure day before.
Day 2: Lyon - Le Puy en Velay (210 km)
We will leave the Lyons periphery by south-east, and the hills of Dauphiné north. We will join then the solid mass of Pilat and the more tortuous tracks until Puy-in-Velay. To dine and harms the hotel ***
Day 3: Le Puy-en-Velay - Pont de Salars (250 km)
We will leave Puy-in-Velay in direction of the Mounts of Velay then we will climb then by splendid tracks on the plate of Margeride and us members the dam Naussac. To lunch in Aumont-Aubrac. We will roll then on the beautiful tracks of Aubrac before reaching Aveyron and its great spaces. We will finish this superb day in Pont de Salars near Rodez. Night and dinner in hotel **
Day 4: Pont de Salars - Carcassonne (230 km)
We will cross Large Causses by splendid tracks which will remain engraved a long time in our memory. To lunch in Lacaune. We will continue in the Park of Haut-Lanquedoc and the Black Mountain. Very beautiful tracks completely adapted to our trails. Harms and dinner in hotel *** in Carcassonne.
Day 5: Carcassonne - Figueres (200 km)
We will leave the city strengthened while going up in the mountains of Corbières. We will cross then Fenouillèdes and we will discover ochres of the Island/Têt where we will lunch. The afternoon, we will cross the Pyrenees by the chain of Albères. In Spain, the increasingly wild landscapes will accompany us until Olot where we will spend the night in hotel ***
Day 6: Figueres - Barcelona (230 km)
We will begin our last stage for very beautiful Serra from Emporda and the tracks to cut the breath. We will lunch in Sant Hilari Sacalm. The mountainous and wild landscapes of the Gironés will lead us until Sant Celoni. We will finish this wonderfull along the beaches of Costa Dorada. End of course in Barcelona beach!
According to choices of each one, you have the possibility to stay in hotel **** Golf & Spa at 30 minutes from down town. Motorcycle return transport to the starting hotel close to the airport of St Exupéry in extra cost.
TARIFFS per person
June & September
July & August
5 days tour according to program with guide and assistance / 5 nights in half board in double or triple room
Return transport of your motor bike from Barcelona in Lyon
5 days rental HONDA CRF 250 L
Single room for 5 nights
Extra night with breakfast in Barcelona at the hotel **** in double or triple room
Extra night with breakfast in Barcelona at the hotel **** in single room
Price not included
Guide or downloading routes for your GPS
Transport A/R until the starting place and arrival of the circuit
5 days riding
Lunches and drinks
5 nights in half-board in hotels ***
Fuel of your motor bike
Support car caring the luggage
Personal expenses and tips
Organization staff (spoken languages: French, English and Russian)
All that is not mentioned in the heading “Price included”
Bookings: from 1 to 10 riders
Motorcycles: off-road tyres required, registrated and insured
Means of payment: cash, bank transfer or credit card (10€ of expenses by transaction)