Places of interest
along our walks:
Gorges du Tarn
in Gorges and Causses
Millau, Gorges & Causses,
6, 7, 8 or 9 hiking days
Millau, Gorges & Causses
5, 6, 7, 8, 9 or 10 hiking days
Gorges du Tarn & Gorges de
7 - 9 days
From Millau eastwards the
Tarn river and its tributaries carved out 4 canyon like Gorges:
Gorges de la Dourbie, Gorges de la Jonte, Gorges du Trèvezel and
the most famous of all: the Gorges du Tarn. These Gorges are at
the heart of the most spectacular walking area of the Grands Causses
Natural Parc. Steep crags of 400m and the typical scenery of limestone
plateaux dissected by rivers.You'll see the Grotte Rose of Dargilan,
the unusual scenery of the Causses (Le Chaos de Montpellier le Vieux
and Roques Altes). Your walk begins and ends in Millau or at Chateau
de Creissels. The scenery on this walk may well be the highlight
of your France holidays.
In Millau you can see the
Millau-Viaduct, a French (construction) of an English architect
50 km AROUND MILLAU
CENTER OF ACTIVITY HOLIDAYS
- Hiking and walking in France
with Baggage transfer.
- Tailored and standard tours.
- Small typical country inns
with character and charm.
- Family run hotels.
- Rooms with shower and bathroom
- Hotels with and without
- The excellent service of
a local tour-operator.
- Flexible: Choice of accommodation,
length and level of trip.
- Accommodation: budget,
standard, plus, superior or luxury.
- Last minute bookings: Leaving
within a week.
- E-booking rates and discount
for parties of 3 and more.
- All walks are in mobile
range for phone most of the time.
Parc Naturel Régional
des GRANDS CAUSSES
home base of La Ligne Verte.
If you want the charms of
France and avoid touristy bustle this region will assure you'll
get it; it has been designated a national parc and its riches are
Here you'll find breathing space for taking your time far away from
hustle and bustle of modern day living while savouring the French
cuisine and way of life. Aveyron and Tarn give you a traditional
welcome, amid beautiful scenery, dramatic landscapes and picturesque
villages. A land of stone, a land of water: gorges, valleys, lakes,
rivers all bathed in sunlight under a radiant blue sky: the land
would seem to have been created for out-door pursuits and relaxation.
to Millau, in center of Parc des Grands Causses, worlds highest
(343m) viaduct now connects the Lévézou plateau and the Causse du
Larzac, as part of highway A71 from Clermont Ferrand to Montpellier.
the viaduct against the
La Ligne Verte is an owner operated,
local touroperator for walking holidays. We're based in Parc Naturel Régional
des Grands Causses. All year we are on the spot here in Midi-Pyrénées region
to ensure outstanding service for our inn to inn holiday tours in sunny
South of France.
10 Walks in the Parc Naturel des
Grands Causses in the departments Aveyron, Lozère, Gard and Tarn in South
of France with stays in family run hotels. and occasionally in luxury Chambres
Walking tours on footpaths in a hilly and mountainous region of South-France
with a great geological diversity of landscapes; centered around Millau
in Sud-Aveyron and all along the (Gorges and the Valley of the) Tarn, between
Cevennes Mountains in the East and Albi in the West of Tarn basin.
La Ligne Verte BV
1075 GR Amsterdam, Netherlands
Phone: +31 636 331 294
La Ligne Verte is registered
at the Chamber of Commerce of Amsterdam, Netherlands (registration number