River Cruise in Lot, France
River Cruise Hire in Lot, France - Be seduced by the charm of this wonderful river.
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1 WEEK – RETURN TRIP
Lot – From our base at Douelle, travel west to Luzech, the last Galllic town to hold out against Caesar. Heading east, the imposing 7th century castle at Mercuès towers over the river. Its famous restaurant is well worth visiting.Cruise on to the historic town of Cahors and pass under the town’s medieval masterpiece – the 14th century Valentré Bridge, a stunning structure with three towers. Enjoy a glass of famous Cahors wine at one of the many sunny cafés and delicious foie gras and truffles! At Arcambal, visit the local brewery close to the river and try a glass of refreshing Bière d’Olt. Cruise along the foot of the Bouzies cliffs en route to the 7th century stone village of St-Cirq Lapopie perched high on the cliffs and a delight to visit. Discover its red roofed, honey coloured houses, artists, cafés and craftsmen. Cycle to the famous Pech-Merle caves, close to Cabrerets, and marvel at the prehistoric drawings and remarkable stalagmites. Larnagol is your final cruising destination and the nearby village and château at Calvignac are well worth exploring – great for a final cycle ride before heading back to base.