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Canoeing in the Tarn Valley and the Dourbie Gorges

Activity - Holidays & weekends in Millau

Canoeing in the Tarn Valley and the Dourbie Gorges - Activity - Holidays & weekends in Millau
Sports sensations

Canoeing : Vallée du Tarn (the Viaduc of Millau) and the Gorges de la Dourbie - Canoe renting : 2 rivers - Tracks on the Gorges de la Dourbie/Vallée du Tarn - •The Dourbie and the Tarn : 2 rivers situated in the Aveyron which are navigable during the whole year. • Different and yet complementary, both rivers offer different natural sites. Choose your river ! • It's up to you when you want to navigate on which river and whether you take a double or a single boat. Our advantages : + We borrow you the equipment : windbreaks, wetsuits, barrels, shoes… - + Renting for the whole day - + Different beaches where you can have a picknick - + Private parking - + Toilets - + Snackpoint with sandwiches - + Selling equipment - + Advice… - Canoe renting for the Tarn / passing under the Viaduc of Millau - • You can do the 9 km and the 15 km during the whole year (at reservation during low season) - • Difficulty : I-ii - • During the same hours as the Dourbie - 1. Meeting is always at our summer base at the roundabout - 155 avenue de l'Aigoual in Millau - 2. The finishing points are indicated on the board - 3. While giving you the equipment, we will fix an hour to pick you up after the canoe trip. When canoeing over the Tarn, you will pass the 'old Millau' and you will pass under the famous Viaduc. Also, you will see the famous village Peyre and the house of truffles at Compregnac. Note that you can combine 2 tracks of 32 km in total : Dourbie + Tarn. In this case you should contact a campsite in Millau to sleep over. Canoe renting for the Dourbie - • The tracks of 5,8 and 13 km are open during the whole year and the 17 km track is open only during the summer. • Out of July and August only possible when making a reservation. • Difficulty : I to iii, depending on the track - • Canoe navigation between 10h and 18h(or between 9h30 and 19h in July and August). 1. Meeting is at our base in Millau, in the centre of the campsites, next to restaurant La Pouncho (155, avenue de l'Aigoual). 2. Choose a track, 3. Take our shuttle service that will bring you to the departure, 4. You can take your time for the canoe trip as you rent the boat for the whole day. This means that you can take a picknick with you or that you can pick one of the beaches for sunbathing.


Canoeing in the Tarn Valley and the Dourbie Gorges
Indefinite duration - 1 person
16 €


Roc et Canyon
+33 5 65 61 17 77
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Practical information

EstablishmentRoc et Canyon
Participants' profileAll ages
Good to knowActivity subject to weather conditions, accessible to people with reduced mobility
In detail

Useful information - • From 5 years - • You must be able to swim - • You must wear shoes - • You can borrow a waterproof barrel - • You can borrow a wetsuit - • It is possible to be guided by a state-licenced instructor. • Liability insurance included. • Reservations out of July and August for at least 8 people - • Shuttle service is included.

Prices - Individual (summer) : from € 19. This will depend on the boat (single or double) and the track. Group (summer) - at least 8 people : from € 16 to € 28, depending on the boat and the track. Package for guidance by a state-certified instructor (1 instructor for a group of 8 to 16 people) : For 5 km : € 170 and for 8 km : € 190 + the canoe rental price. These are the prices in July and August. Contact us for the prices out of this period. Payment method : cash and for the gift vouchers on our website : creditcard.

Establishment policy

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Places of interest nearby

Tourist Office of Millau (330 yd)
Millau (360 yd)
Museum of Millau (430 yd)
Train station of Millau (440 yd)
Grands Causses Regional Nature Park (540 yd)
Tourist Office of Creissels (1.2 mi)
Millau Viaduct (3 mi)
Train station of Aguessac (4 mi)
Train station of Saint-Georges-de-Luzençon (5.3 mi)
Tourist Office of Rivière-sur-Tarn (6.7 mi)

Restaurants nearby

Last nameStyleRateCity
Bowling de Millau
French cuisine24 € Millau
Campanile Millau
French cuisine20 € Millau
Auberge Médiévale du Domaine de la Barraque
French cuisine15 € to 50 € Sainte-Eulalie-de-Cernon (8.3 mi)
Leonie - Buffet et Grillades
French cuisine20 € L'Hospitalet-du-Larzac (11.7 mi)
Bonsecours Restaurant
French cuisine14 € to 25 € Sévérac d'Aveyron (15.3 mi)
Chateau d´Ayres
French cuisine29 € Meyrueis (18.3 mi)

Outings nearby

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Lion’s Rock (Rocher du Lion)
Village visitEasy2h00La Bastide-Pradines (7 mi)
Saint-Gervais Path
HikeIntermediate4h00Hures-la-Parade (16.8 mi)
Serres of Blaquererie
HikeEasy4h00La Couvertoirade (17.6 mi)
The Arasses
Village visitEasy2h00Villefranche-de-Panat (18.6 mi)
Walk to Navacelles
HikeEasy3h00Campestre-et-Luc (19.8 mi)
Visit to a Knights Templar village
HikeEasy3h00Campestre-et-Luc (19.8 mi)

Accommodation nearby

Last nameAccommodation typeRateCity
Bs / farmhouse of Jassenove
Vacation rental950 € per weekMillau
Mercure Millau
Hotel63 € to 188 € per nightMillau
Hôtel du Commerce
Hotel53 € to 72 € per nightMillau
ibis Millau
Hotel70 € to 143 € per nightMillau
Hôtel de la Capelle
Hotel55 € to 86 € per nightMillau
Hôtel des Causses
Hotel54 € to 160 € per nightMillau
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