Group tours in Auvergne
Clermont-Ferrand, Issoire, Puys Mountain Range, Moulins, Vichy spa resort, Saint-Nectaire village , Thiers, Allier, Le Puy-en-Velay
Our group tours in Auvergne are designed to make you discover many architectural, landscapes and gastronomic treasures.
From the former battlefield of Gergovia where Vercingétorix, Gallic leader, defeated Cæsar to the birthplace of the major royal French family, the region has an important past history & heritage. In our tours, you will go into some of the 39 castle properties that can be visited in Auvergne.
Some inhabitants say it is the Hobbit fairyland.
Volcanic by its nature, Auvergne nurtures a close relationship with the dormant volcanoes, the Puys Mountain Range, majestically overlooked by the famous Puy de Dôme. A wonderful site to practice many outdoor activities : biking, hiking, paragliding, river sports… The region is also weell-known for its numerous spa resorts and thermal cares such as Vichy, Le Mont-Doré or La Bourboule where health & wellness are simply a way of life.
Traditional Auvergne cuisine is very famous such as fine charcuterie (cooked pork meats), aligots, Puy lentils,Verveine du Velay, fruit jelly which remains a lively tradition and last but not least cheeses : Saint-Nectaire, enjoying worldwide renown, Cantal, Salers, Fourme d’Ambert & the Auvergne Blue.
Clermont-Ferrand is located at 1h45 from Lyon. It is the natural gateway to the vast territory of the Massif Central.
2019 group tours in Auvergne
Culture & Heritage, Health & thermal activities, Outdoor sports & a unique gastronomy !
The Bourbon Royal Family
9 days / 8 nights (half-board)
Moulins & Bourbon history
Charroux village, one of the French most beautiful villages
Clermont-Ferrand & Michelin adventure
Souvigny, sanctuary of peace & Duke of Bourbon necropolis
Thiers, cutlery industry capital
Volvic water & Volvic lavastone cave
Puy-de-Dôme highest peak
Worshop in option : make your own Thiers knife engraved with your name
from 1090 € /person including half-board, transportation, 3* accomodation & all the activities
Thermal Week in Auvergne
7 days / 6 nights (half-board)
Half-day cutural & gastronomic activities
Half-day wellness program
Labelised Historic Monument, our selected thermal resort is one of the most beautiful in Europe. Its thermal water has benefic properties for respiratory system and a softening skin effect.
Auvergne Gastronomic Tour
5 days / 4 nights (half-board)
HIKING THEME TOUR
Hiking 1. VIA COMPOSTELA
Lyon => Le Puy en Velay
Cluny => Le Puy-en-Velay
Hiking 2. GR30 ROAD, Auvergne lake tour