Canoe trip
VITRAC castelnaud
VALLEY OF THE 2 CASTLES

Explore the route between Vitrac and Castelnaud and enjoy an unforgettable experience along the Dordogne!

Paddle between the region’s picturesque landscapes and soak up the history and natural beauty that surrounds you. An exciting adventure awaits you with Canoës Loisirs!

downhill
12 km
for a ride
~ 2 h30
Base de Canoës Loisirs devant les Falaises de Vitrac
Canoë jaune devant les falaise Pendoille sur le parcours vitrac Castelnaud - Canoës Loisirs

Canoe castelnaud
Discover the treasures of the Vallée des 2 Châteaux

Take off on a canoeing adventure and explore the Valley of Five Castles! Paddle along the Dordogne and admire the magnificent medieval castles that adorn its banks. An unforgettable experience for the whole family, friends or lovers. Book now for a day full of discoveries and memories!

Canoë sur la Dordogne devant La Roque Gageac - Canoës Loisirs

Meet at the Canoës Loisirs base in Vitrac Port.

Park your car and board your canoe in 10 minutes.

Reserve an hour for our organization

Continuous departures from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Choose a departure time to facilitate Yellow Teamorganization.

A stress-free route

Take the time to enjoy your descent to the full! Take a break for a swim, visit a village or take photos. Don't worry about leaving your boat by the river.

ADVICE FROM THE YELLOW TEAM

Before you set off, a member of our team will take charge of you and give you all the explanations you need about your route and how to steer a canoe.

RETURN SHUTTLE

After your descent, a shuttle bus takes you back to the starting point.
Continuous shuttle departures every hour (depending on season, more details on site before departure).

per adult
19
canoeing for children aged 5 to 12
11.5
Adult or child kayaking
22

Vitrac cliff

Bastide de Domme

La Roque-Gajeac

Castelnaud-la-Chapelle Castle

Base Canoë Loisirs

Canoe castelnaud
Stroll program

Meet at 9:30 am at our canoe base in Vitrac.
Equipment distribution (canoes, life jackets, paddles, watertight containers), recommendations.

Bus transfer to your chosen departure point:

Departure
3 km
7.3 km
7.8 km
Arrival

ADVENTUROUS BUT NOT RECKLESS
ESPECIALLY IN THE RAIN

Choose your undated ticket

Make sure you enjoy a walk in the beautiful Dordogne sunshine.
The only rule: give us 36 hours’ notice.

Save time on arrival

Be quickly taken care of by a member of the Yellow Team to minimize waiting times.

A walk in the sun

Change your ride date up to 36 hours in advance to ensure a sunny ride.

Guarantee yourself a canoe

The Yellow Team guarantees canoe availability for all holders of a changeable ticket.

Canoe Castelnaud
RAISE THE VOICES OF CUSTOMERS: PADDLERS SPEAK OUT!

Read what our paddlers have to say about the canoe trip between Vitrac and Castelnaud!

"Very nice walk from vitrac to castelnaud
The welcome was warm and the instructor was also very kind and helpful.
About the journey - what can I say?
Remarkable and disconnecting landscapes
We recommend it!"

Simon B.

August 2023

"Super welcome, beautiful panoramas on the descent to castelnau.
On the other hand, the 2.5-hour course is enough to make your arms feel like applesauce.
The elderly bus driver is adorable".

Logan Larguier

August 2023

"Good 12km trip that we did in 1h45 (2 adults with previous canoeing experience)! Pleasant welcome and all the staff!
We had booked online for 2pm and were able to leave at 1:45pm.
Really nice to canoe on the Dordogne, it's magnificent!
We recommend Canoë Loisirs".

Aurélia Garnier

August 2023

Looking for a different route

Explore new horizons! Discover our other canoe trips for varied adventures and breathtaking scenery along the Dordogne.

VITRAC
BEYNAC 5 castles valley

3h - 16 KMS

CARSAC
BEYNAC
the valley of the 6 castles

4h30 - 25 KMS

CARSAC
VITRAC
the Montfort cingle

1h30 - 9 KMS

CANOE HIKING BIVOUAC FREEDOM

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From 2 to 5 days to discover the nature and beauty of the Dordogne.

RECOMMENDATIONS & ADVICE

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