Groups : Discovery of Le Puy-en-Velay and the castle of La Fayette.

Day with the morning in Le Puy-en-Velay and the afternoon in the country of General Marquis de La Fayette, pioneer of human rights.


Your day :

Morning: Visit of Le Puy-en-Velay

From 9:30 am: Discovery of Le Puy-en-Velay
Welcome at the Tourist Office.
Departure with a guide for a guided tour of the old town (protected area) and the Notre-Dame du Puy Cathedral, a masterpiece of Romanesque art, listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO as part of the pilgrimage route to Santiago de Compostela.

Local meal in a restaurant (1/4 wine and coffee included per person).

Afternoon: History of General La Fayette, meeting a hero,
a man of ideals and action.

Departure with a guide for an 80 km excursion to the Marquis' native country.
of the Marquis.
Excursion in the footsteps of a famous character in French history.
You will discover the castle of La Fayette, located in the small village of
of Chavaniac.
This 14th century stronghold house, which has been altered and restored several times during its history, is the birthplace of a famous character.
and restored several times during its history, is the birthplace of the famous general Marquis de La
La Fayette. An extraordinary historical figure, a hero of both worlds. Visit of the castle thanks to a museographic tour, in the heart of the 18th century; discovery of the park, labelled "remarkable garden" and of its rose garden.

End of the performance.

Languages spoken

  • French


Free entry for the drivers.

Price :
From 54 € per person, meal included
minimum 25 people.

Included in the price
Included : - A guide for the day. - Lunch with 1/4 of wine and coffee. - Entrance fee for the monuments. - Organisation and booking of the different activities. - Free for the bus driver

Not included
Not included : - Transport. - Personal expenses.

Modes de paiement

  • Check
  • Cash
  • Credit transfer


From 01/04 to 31/10.
The programme may be modified according to the opening days of the sites/monuments.
A supplement of €5 per person is charged for this day on Sundays and public holidays.