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Velorail des Gorges du Doux

Boucieu-le-Roi, 07270 Boucieu-le-Roi, France
+33 4 75 08 20 30
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Brilliant fun, amazing views!

A fun way to see the gorge, pedalling your own little car down the railtrack. A beautiful place and... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2016
473RedRoses
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
A day with Vélo-Rail

In summer, should be booked in advance. Recommandation: make the "viaducs" tour early in morning... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2016
Christian P
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Nangy
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14 Aug 2016
“Brilliant fun, amazing views!”
12 Aug 2016
“A day with Vélo-Rail”
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Boucieu-le-Roi, 07270 Boucieu-le-Roi, France
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+33 4 75 08 20 30
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

A fun way to see the gorge, pedalling your own little car down the railtrack. A beautiful place and well organised. It's very popular and you have to book in advance, we went in the evening, which was perfect for a hot day.

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Reviewed 12 August 2016

In summer, should be booked in advance. Recommandation: make the "viaducs" tour early in morning (departure at 09:45) to enjoy the landascape . For lunch go to Café Marie in Lapras (15 min drive) and you will have time to visit ferme des Charaigniers and...More

Thank Christian P
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Travelled up from Ruoms in southern Ardeche to visit Boucieu-le-Ro, and do the "Routes of the Viaducs" in the morning, and then go on the Ardeche steam train on the lower part of the line in the afternoon. Your cart (which to me resembled a...More

Thank NikJ
Reviewed 3 June 2015

This is a really fun trip in two parts. One part is a trip up the track on a historic train, which is also towing a fleet of pedal cars. The other part is riding the pedal cars back down the track. You do need...More

1  Thank Tony T
Reviewed 2 October 2014

this was lots of fun especially since my husband & brother-in-law did all the pedaling, the tour is 12 km long and very lovely scenery along the railway before the tour we walked true the old village it was very interesting, if you are in...More

1  Thank guylav
Reviewed 21 September 2013

We booked well ahead for this (in March) and being British we booked for 8 o'clock before it got too hot. We got to Boucieu Le Roi well on time and were first through the ticket office. We didn't realise at first how fortuitous this...More

4  Thank bramleycott
Reviewed 5 May 2013

We visited on a very chilly May morning but this was a unique experience and we thoroughly enjoyed it. You travel in a "car" for 4 people and the 2 in front have to pedal. It's mainly downhill and there is a chance to change...More

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Aurélien M
Bonjour, A votre avis, est ce que cette activité peut convenir à des personnes non sportives ou bien cela sera trop difficile ? Merci d'avance !
5 July 2015|
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Response from CBB73 | Reviewed this property |
Je confirme, nous avons fait la descente en vélorail puis la montée en train. Tout le monde peux le faire. Il faut bien respecter les distances de sécurité. Amusez vous bien et n'oubliez pas l'eau en ces fortes chaleurs.
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