Stay : 3 days/2 nights Le Puy-en-Velay, Sanctuary town and Way of St. James
3 days/2 nights Le Puy-en-Velay, Sanctuary town and Way of St. James
DAY 1 : Le Puy-en-Velay, Marian site
Arrival early afternoon in Le Puy-en-Velay.
• Your group will be welcomed by a guide from the Pays d'art et d'histoire,
departure for the pedestrian tour of the city of Le Puy-en-Velay. Visit of Notre Dame du Puy Cathedral, a masterpiece of Romanesque art, classed UNESCO world heritage due to its position at the start of the Santiago de Compostela way.
• Visit of the Cloister.
• Installation in your hotel and dinner.
At dusk :
• Pedestrian tour "Puy de Lumières" show, 7 major sites of the city are the natural screen of luminous scenography.
In 2020, the Puy des Lumières show will take place in May and June : on Fridays and Saturdays as well as on 30 April, 7, 20, 21 et 31 May and 1st June.
Then every night from 1st July 1 to 4th October.
Approximate duration : 1h30.
DAY 2 : Saint-Joseph, Saint-Michael and Saint-James :
• Your group will be welcomed by a guide at your hotel.
• Departure for Espaly-Saint-Marcel and visit of the sactuary of Saint-Joseph.
• Lunch in a restaurant.
• Visit of the rock and the chapel of Saint-Michael in Aiguilhe.
• Then visit of the Camino, museum on the way of Santiago de Compostela.
"Pot du pélerin" (pilgrim glass)
• Free time
• Dinner and night in your hotel.
DAY 3 : Pilgrimage on the way to Santiago de Compostela
From 7h00 :
• Pilgrim mass at the cathedral Notre-Dame du Puy.
• Departure for a walk on the way to Santiago de Compostela.
(9 or 17 kilometers according to your level of hiking).
• Return to your area.
Price for the stay :
from 239 € per person, all included
(minimum 25 people).
Included in the price
Included : - 2 nights half board in a hotel ***, in a double room. - 1 lunch with wine and coffee included (day 2). - Tourist tax. - 1 picnic (day 3). - A guide for 3 days. - Entrance fees for the chosen monuments. - Organisation and booking of the different activities. - Tourist documentation.
Not included : - Additional price for a single room. - Transport. - Personal expenses.
Modes de paiement
- Bank/credit card
- Chèques Vacances
- Credit transfer
From 01/04 to 31/10.
It is possible to exchange day 2 and day 3.