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Haut Quercy scenic railway

Activity - Holidays & weekends in Martel

Haut Quercy scenic railway - Activity - Holidays & weekends in Martel

Près la Gare - Martel

See the Dordogne Valley from the old railway line cut into the cliffs 80 metres above the river. According to days/times, either a magnificent steam locomotive or a powerful diesel engine will be at the head of the train, close to Martel station, to take you on a fantastic journey.

A 13 km return trip, to see the beautiful panorama over the Dordogne Valley unfold before you.


Haut Quercy scenic railway
1h00 - 25 people
8 €
1h00 - 25 people
6 €


Chemin de fer Touristique du Haut Quercy
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Practical information

Participants' profileAll ages
Good to knowAccessible to people with reduced mobility
In detail

Open from April 1st to the All Saints school holidays.

Establishment policy

BookingNot required
Security depositDown payment of 30% of the total service price
PaymentCredit card, cheque, cash

Places of interest nearby

Train station of Martel (20 m)
Private Mansion of La Raymondie (330 m)
Tourist Office of Martel (330 m)
Martel (330 m)
Museum of Martel (330 m)
Church Saint-Maur (360 m)
Animal Park Reptiland (800 m)
The Dordogne valley (3.3 km)
Train station of Saint-Denis-lès-Martel (4.7 km)
Church Saint-Michel (7.8 km)

Access itinerary

By car : From Paris : A20 - exit 54 - From Tououse : A20 - exit 55

Events nearby

Last nameDescriptionDateCity
Sim Copans Festival
A festival for jazz-lovers at the foot of a Romanesque abbeyFrom 15 to 21 july 2018Souillac (11.2 km)
Saint-Céré Festival
The lyric art festival in the South-WestFrom 18 july to 18 august 2018Saint-Céré (24 km)
Sarlat Fest'Oie
A festival dedicated to foie gras and traditional fatted goose cuisineFrom 3 to 4 march 2018Sarlat-la-Canéda (31 km)
Truffle Festival
A gourmet event in honour of the black Périgord truffleJanuary 2019Sarlat-la-Canéda (31 km)
Les Nuits de Nacre
The cultural and musical event dedicated to the accordion September 2018Tulle (39 km)

Restaurants nearby

Last nameStyleRateCity
Le Pont de l'Ouysse
French cuisine100 € Lacave (11 km)
La Vieille Auberge
French cuisine35 € Souillac (11.3 km)
Le Relais des Gourmands
French cuisine32 € Gramat (19.9 km)
At the plate
French cuisine1250 € to 1950 € Brive-la-Gaillarde (26 km)
Le 6eme sens
French cuisine33 € Brive-la-Gaillarde (26 km)
Campanile Brive-la-Gaillarde Ouest
French cuisine29 € Brive-la-Gaillarde (26 km)

Outings nearby

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Puy de Mont Circuit
HikeEasy2h00Vayrac (7.7 km)
Alzou Gorges
HikeIntermediate5h00Gramat (19.4 km)
The fountains and bread ovens tour
HikeIntermediate5h00Sérilhac (19.5 km)
Boucle of Rouffignac
Mountain bike itineraryEasy1h00Rouffignac-Saint-Cernin-de-Reilhac (51 km)
The vineyards
HikeIntermediate3h00Concèze (51 km)
Village of Arcambal along the Lot
HikeEasy1h00Arcambal (54 km)

Accommodation nearby

Last nameAccommodation typeRateCity
L'Hostellerie du Relais Sainte Anne
Auberge des 7 Tours
Hotel72 € to 97 € per nightMartel
Les Falaises Gluges
VVF Villages Martel-Gluges
Chateau de la Tuilerie
Bed & breakfast80 € to 100 € per double roomMartel
The Bouyssières
Vacation rental470 € to 850 € per weekCreysse (4.7 km)
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