Short break holidays

Our Specialty: Canoeing Holidays over several days.

Canoe camping holidays

Why not take a canoe for a stay of 2 to 7 days and camp along the way.

This program is flexible according to your wishes and the number of days you have available; together we can discuss or suggest the best trip that suits you, contact us…


Canoe camping holidays on Dordogne river, in Lot (France)

Click on a day to discover the programme:

Day 1: Argentat > Beaulieu 18 km

Bus leaves at 9:00 am from the Base in Vayrac to Argentat. Arrival in Argentat at 10:45, equipment delivery and departure for your journey which includes small fun rapids (class 2), forest landscapes alternating with orchards. Over night camping at “Les Iles”.

Day 2: Beaulieu > Vayrac 23 km

On route you can visit the village of Carennac and its famous cloister. Over night camping at “Les Granges”. You will have the opportunity to use your car and visit Rocamadour, Collonges-la-Rouge…

Day 3: Vayrac > St Sozy 18 km

Very beautiful descent down the river between the limestone cliffs of Quercy: visit Gluges with houses carved into the cliffs. Also Creysse a typical Quercy village during descent. Over night at the campsite “Les Borgnes.”.

Day 4: St Sozy > Souillac 18 km

Journey beneath the Castles of Belcastel and Treyne. Over night Camping at “Les Ondines” in Souillac.

Day 5: Souillac > St Julien de Lampon 14 km

Before your departure you can visit Souillac. Over night camping in the municipal campsite at Saint-Julien-de-Lampon.

Day 6: St Julien de Lampon > Vitrac 16 km

Journey past the impressive Castle of Simon de Montfort. Overnight camping at “Le Perpetuum.”

Day 7: Vitrac > Beynac 14 km

Visit the troglodyte village of Laroque-Gageac and possibly visit the Castle of Castelnaud. Return by bus to Base in Vayrac leaving at 15:30, arriving at 17:30.



Canoe camping holidays in Lot and Correze (France)Arrive the day before your departure at the Base in Vayrac no later than 18:30. Here you will receive a detailed description of your journey (a waterproof map of the river will be given to you) and completion of the Rental Agreement.

BusAt the end of your trip, we will pick you up by bus at the point of meeting and time indicated on your Rental Agreement.

NuitéeFor your over night stays, we recommend campsites near the Dordogne, you can also alternate with making camp on the river banks or book lodgings, hotels or guest houses.

The booking of the pitches in the campsites will be arranged by us during your trip. You will be required to pay for your camping on arrival at each site. Prices are approximately 10 to 15 euros per night per person depending on the campsites.
Provision of camping equipment is NOT included in the price.

BagageFor the logistics of luggage, we can transport your camping equipment to the campsites. View the prices


Departures are available every day.

At the Base in Vayrac, there is Free Parking, which is private but unsupervised.

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Canoeing chalet holidays

Enjoy and explore the area, a stay combining canoeing and comfortable accommodation. Spend a week in a bungalow at Mirandol Dordogne in Vayrac (Lot), in a wooded park of 2 acres with pool.

Bungalows for 2, 4 and 4/6 persons.

Bungalows Mirandol Dordogne - Canoeing chalet holidays Canoeing chalet holidays - Mirandol Dordogne

Our services:

BusThere is a free shuttle bus for all routes (from the Base to the starting points and return)



Click on a day to discover the programme:

Day 1 (Saturday): Arrival

Arrive in Mirandol Dordogne between 16:00 and 20:00. Settle into your accommodation.

Day 2 (Sunday): Stage 1 Canoeing Vayrac > Saint-Sozy 18 km

Arrive at the canoe Base in Vayrac (100m from the bungalow) at your convenience, between 10am and 12pm.

Day 3 (Monday): Stage 2 Canoeing Saint-Sozy > Souillac 18 km

Meet at 9:00 am at the Base in Vayrac.

Day 4 (Tuesday): Free day

Visit the villages of Curemonte, Collonges-la-Rouge, Rocamadour…

Day 5 (Wednesday): Stage 3 canoeing Argentat > Beaulieu sur Dordogne 21 km

Meet at 9:00 am at the Base in Vayrac.

Day 6 (Thursday): Free day

Vayrac Market in the morning, visit the area: Padirac, Martel…

Day 7 (Friday): Stage 4 Canoeing Beaulieu sur Dordogne > Vayrac 23 km

Meet at 9:00 am at the Base in Vayrac.

Day 8 (Saturday): Departure

End of your stay and departure from your Bungalow at Mirandol before 10:00.

Canoeing chalet holidays on Dordogne river, in Lot


The price is calculated based on the period, the number and age of the participants.

This price is for 7 nights in a bungalow at Mirandol Dordogne, 4 stages of canoeing between Argentat and Souillac, the shuttle bus to and from the Bases.

Prices and availability on request: Please provide us with full details for your quote.

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