Sandy Greenwood & Ross Markwell

15800 St Jacques des Blats

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Duration of stay:

7 nights


2 nights Les Sources

2 nights mountain guest house

1 night mountain hotel

2 nights Les Sources

Daily distances: 10km - 16km (approx)

Height gain: 320m - 900m (approx)

Walking / Terrain: Challenging and variable along narrow paths, wide tracks, small country roads and broad ridges.

This breathtaking landscape of rocky peaks, sharp ridges and green valleys can only be reached on foot and our Monts du Cantal Circular Tour endeavours to give you the best of what is on offer during your 7 night stay. The circular tour begins with a 2 night stay in St Jacques des Blats. You will then set off on your journey through the Cantal mountains and meadows crossing from the Vallée du Cére to the Vallée du Jordanne and back again. Every day you will follow ridges, ancient paths, small country roads and way-marked footpaths through a varied terrain of broad ridges, woodland, meadows and heath.

Itinerary Links:          Days 1-4     Days 5-8