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The Dordogne by canoe-kayak

The Dordogne by canoe-kayak

SAFARAID DORDOGNE

46110 Vayrac (Lot) – +33 (0)5 65 37 44 87

June to September
accessible to everyone

Canoë Safaraid, 3 canoe-kayak rental bases on the Dordogne , from Argentat to Beynac

Over approximately 120 km, from Argentat to Beynac, canoe or kayak down the beautiful Dordogne valley, rich in castles and picturesque villages.

The circuit crosses three of the most beautiful regions of France: Limousin, Midi-Pyrénées, and Aquitaine. The landscapes vary, ranging from the wooded hills of Corrèze to the limestone cliffs of the Lot where magnificent villages cling, before ending under the castles of the Dordogne , in Périgord.

It is this idyllic setting that Safaraid Dordogne invites you to discover, for half a day, a day, for a weekend, or finally for a whole week.

rental of kayaks and canoes in Correze and Lot, on the Dordogne

Canoe and kayak rental routes and prices on the Dordogne

Want to relax and get a change of scenery, for a half day or a full day?
Come sail on the Dordogne between Corrèze and Lot . Discover the villages of Beaulieu-sur- Dordogne , Gluges, Creysse and Meyronne, seen from the river. A real moment of wonder and freedom with family or friends.

We have three starting bases to choose from:

Canoe-kayak rental from the Monceaux-sur- Dordogne Base (19 Corrèze)

Canoe route on the Dordogne from the base of Monceaux in Corrèze
  • The wild – Mini [Argentat (Monceaux) – Brivezac] 10 km – 1h45

    €21/adult in a 2 or 3-seater canoe
    €24/person in a single-seater kayak
    €16/child 6 to 12 years old in a 2 or 3-seater canoe

    You park your vehicle in Argentat: Shuttle return Brivezac -> Monceaux/ Dordogne : 4:45 p.m., 6:15 p.m.

    Enjoy the most upstream part of the river and some fun rapids, where the river still has all its freshness... The minis are our smallest courses allowing you to discover the activity as a family with the children or simply to come and spend a summer afternoon enjoying the unique landscapes that the Dordogne offers us.

    Book on the rental company’s website by Safaraid Dordogne
  • La Sauvage – Classic [Argentat (Monceaux) – Beaulieu-sur- Dordogne ] 18 km – 3h30

    €25/adult in a 2 or 3-seater canoe
    €28/person in a single-seater kayak
    €19/child 6 to 12 years old in a 2 or 3-seater canoe

    If you park your vehicle in Argentat: Beaulieu return shuttle -> Monceaux/ Dordogne : 4:30 p.m., 6 p.m.
    If you park your vehicle in Beaulieu: Beaulieu return shuttle -> Monceaux/ Dordogne : 10 a.m.

    The wildest part of the Corrèze Dordogne , alternating between wooded hills and small, amusing rapids (class 2), including the Battut passage. Arrival at the Beaulieu/ Dordogne lake and its magnificent chapel.

    Book on the rental company’s website by Safaraid Dordogne

Canoe-kayak rental from Vayrac Base (46 Lot)

Canoe route on the Dordogne from the Vayrac base in the Lot
  • The essential – Mini [Vayrac – Gluges] 9 km – 1h45

    €21/adult in a 2 or 3-seater canoe
    €24/person in a single-seater kayak
    €16/child 6 to 12 years old in a 2 or 3-seater canoe

    If you park your vehicle in Vayrac: Gluges return shuttle -> Vayrac: 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m.
    If you park your vehicle in Gluges: Gluges return shuttle -> Vayrac: 11 a.m.

    It is the essential in Mini version, allowing you to discover the activity as a family with the children or simply to come and spend a summer afternoon enjoying the unique landscapes that the Dordogne offers us. Passage at the foot of the Copeyre belvedere, under the Mirandol castle and arrival at the Gluges bridge, left bank.

    Book on the rental company’s website by Safaraid Dordogne
  • The essential – Classic [Vayrac – Saint-Sozy] 18 km – 3h30

    €25/adult in a 2 or 3-seater canoe
    €28/person in a single-seater kayak
    €19/child 6 to 12 years old in a 2 or 3-seater canoe

    If you park your vehicle in Vayrac: Return shuttle St-Sozy -> Vayrac: 4 p.m., 6:30 p.m.
    If you park your vehicle in St-Sozy: Outward shuttle St-Sozy -> Vayrac: 10:30 a.m.

    It’s a must-have at Safaraid! A route accessible to beginners which will take you past the Copeyre belvedere and the Mirandol castle, along the Gluges cliffs. You will pass through the village of Creysse before arriving in the heart of Meyronne – Saint-Sozy.

    Book on the rental company’s website by Safaraid Dordogne
  • The essential – Maxi [Vayrac – Pinsac] 27 km – 5h

    €30/adult in a 2 or 3-seater canoe
    €33/person in a single-seater kayak
    €24/child 6 to 12 years old in a 2 or 3-seater canoe

    If you park your vehicle in Vayrac: Pinsac return shuttle -> Vayrac: 3:45 p.m., 6:15 p.m.
    If you park your vehicle in Pinsac: Pinsac return shuttle -> Vayrac: 10:15 a.m.

    This is one of the largest courses that we offer for the day, they are suitable for sporty or experienced people who want to make the most of the long summer days!

    Book on the rental company’s website by Safaraid Dordogne
  • The essential – Super-Maxi [Vayrac – Souillac (Lanzac)] 36 km – 7h30

    €35/adult in a 2 or 3-seater canoe
    €38/person in a single-seater kayak
    €29/child 6 to 12 years old in a 2 or 3-seater canoe

    If you park your vehicle in Vayrac: Souillac return shuttle -> Vayrac: 3:30 p.m., 6 p.m.

    Why not combine “the Essential” and “the 3 castles”? This is the largest course that we offer for the day, it is reserved for sporty or experienced people who want to make the most of the long summer days! Please note: shuttle at the campsite entrance. Plan to leave before 10:00 a.m.

    Contact the rental company by Safaraid Dordogne

Canoe-kayak rental from the Saint Sozy Base (46 Lot)

Canoe route on the Dordogne from the base of Saint Sozy in the Lot
  • Les Trois Châteaux – Mini [Saint-Sozy – Pinsac] 9 km – 1h30

    €21/adult in a 2 or 3-seater canoe
    €24/person in a single-seater kayak
    €16/child 6 to 12 years old in a 2 or 3-seater canoe

    If you park your vehicle in St-Sozy: Pinsac return shuttle -> St-Sozy: 3:45 p.m., 6:15 p.m. If
    you park your vehicle in Pinsac: Pinsac return shuttle -> St-Sozy: 10:15 a.m.

    Passage at the foot of the Belcastel castle and arrival 100 meters before the Treyne castle. If you have 5 minutes, don't hesitate to walk along the bank to enjoy a magnificent view of the castle... The minis are our smallest routes allowing you to discover the activity as a family with children or simply to come and spend a summer afternoon enjoying the unique landscapes that the Dordogne offers us. Attention: shuttle at the side of the road, in the recess next to the bridge.

    Book on the rental company’s website by Safaraid Dordogne
  • Les Trois Châteaux – Classic [Saint-Sozy – Souillac (Lanzac)] 18 km – 3h30

    €25/adult in a 2 or 3-seater canoe
    €28/person in a single-seater kayak
    €19/child 6 to 12 years old in a 2 or 3-seater canoe

    If you park your vehicle in St-Sozy: Souillac return shuttle -> St-Sozy: 3:30 p.m., 6 p.m. If
    you park your vehicle in Souillac: Souillac return shuttle -> St-Sozy: 10 a.m.

    This is the typical imagery of the Dordogne : numerous cliffs and 3 magnificent castles hanging above the river. The Belcastel castle at the Lacave caves, the Treyne castle and its “Relais et châteaux” hotel and the Lanzac castle. Arrival on the left bank at the Lanzac campsite. Please note: shuttle at the campsite entrance.

    Book on the rental company’s website by Safaraid Dordogne

Prices in Euro including tax per person.
These prices include: canoe rental with paddles, vests, one container per canoe (or kayak).
Dogs allowed with supplement: €5 / dog / descent

ANCV Holiday Checks Accepted
Bank cards accepted

Are you up for several days in a canoe?

Choose between our 2 packages depending on the length of your stay and the desired comfort:

Itinerant canoe hikes + camping or bivouac

Go by canoe for a stay of 2 to 7 days and camp all along the route, camping or in a wild bivouac.

The canoe-bungalow stay

For 1 week, enjoy a stay combining canoeing and discovery of the region, enjoying comfortable accommodation in a bungalow in Vayrac.

WHAT IS REQUIRED

Know how to swim a minimum of 25 meters, know how to submerge, from 6 years old, be in good physical condition, wear closed shoes, wear the life jacket provided by us.

Recent and cleaned equipment

Our team provides you with recent equipment that meets CE standards. Vests and containers are washed after each use.

Different boat models

Concerned about your comfort and well-being, we offer you various canoes and kayaks for rental, adapted to your needs.

Parking at departure or arrival

Unguarded private parking on each base, which can accommodate cars and buses. Free bus shuttle for all routes

They share their experience:

You are organizers of raids and events, we can be your canoeing partner.

For more than 30 years, Safaraid Dordogne has been the specialist in canoe raids in France, with a fleet of more than 300 canoes-kayaks.

Do not hesitate to contact to receive a quote, we travel throughout France.

Visit our site dedicated to nature raids: www.raid-nature-canoe.com

  • Safaraid Dordogne

    Canoes-kayaks Safaraid Dordogne , Leisure Centre, Les Granges, 46 110 VAYRAC, France

    dordogne @canoe-france.com

    +33 5 65 37 44 87

    +33 6 08 67 71 97

    Present on the Dordogne since 1978, Safaraid offers rentals for half a day, a day or hikes of 2 to 7 days. Possibility to modulate according to your desires and your timing. Recent and maintained canoes-kayaks, additional services (campsite reservations, luggage transport, etc.) A park of 400 canoes and kayaks. Opening hours: 7 days a week from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., June to September

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