itival : TOURING PACKAGES FOR YOUR SELF-ORGANIZED
Itival is not a touroperator, but provides related service-packages as
well for tourists as for guesthouses and tour operators in our region: the
Valley of the Tarn between Albi and Millau.
For all-inclusive walking or cycling packages in South
of France email your query
or click here
You can seek TSF assistance for all of some of the following
Bags transfer (we do the reservation, you pay yourself)
Storage of bags and bike cases during you touring
Bike rental-reservation (we do the reservation, you
pay the bikestore). If you rent a room with Itival, we have some bikes
to rent out. We rent out mtb and hybrid bikes to you
Composing a customized walk or bike tour for you
Providing maps and route notes.
Preparation of the reservation of campings, hotels and
Reserving the rooms for you: not booking them, we do
the reservation, you pay yourself.
Contact, help, assistance, interpreter.
Travelling information train, bus or air to the start
of your tour.
Any other services you can think of.
We can do all services of reservation (not booking!)
for you of hotel rooms, bagstransfer and bike rental.
We plan the whole of your walk or bike tour except that we will not
pay the hotels, taxis and bike rental. We will provide you with the
names of the providers, their bank-details for international wire and
reserve in your name. For this we will quote you a reservation-and-planning-charge
You can take any of the packages of
La Ligne Verte and we will do all reservations for you. You will confirm
and pay for the bookings. But if you want this package wholly touroperated
however, we will refer you to
La Ligne Verte
SERVICES FRANCE (TSF)
Additional services with your
self-organized holiday in sunny South of France.
For the organisation of a whole
walk or bike tour in South of France see the website of
La Ligne verte
We are not a tour-operator, but
we offer additional services to travelers as well as to
profesional providers of holiday journeys in Tarn Valley
between Albi and Millau
We can find and reserve other rooms
or guesthouses, but we will not book them for you. If
you need that you can best
Ligne Verte here or surf to
We can prepare almost any part of your
We can offer additional
- Bags transfer (hikers and bikers) along Tarn River
in Aveyron and Tarn.
- Help with bike rental, also for e-bikes at local
- We have some bike of ourselves for rent available.
Limited quantities - first come, first serve.
- Compose your activity journey in Tarn valley (We
live there since 2008).
- We can provide maps, route notes and GPS-tracks.
- Help with (pre-reservation of rooms in hotels and
other chambres d'hôtes.
- Contact, assistance, tolk, travel information.
- Temporary stockage of bags, tents, bikes.
Contact us at TSF in Tarn
Trekking in the Grands Causses
and in Tarn Valley
(Millau, St.Affrique, Pays de
Roquefort, Gorges des Raspes du Tarn, Gorges du Tarn, Sud-Aveyron)
to the Grands Causses by car
Take the A1, (A4) to Paris
the airport Charles de Gaulle you will follow the direction
of Bordeaux / Nantes (de A3) untill you're on the
Boulevard Périphérique (BP). Very Short after
the Porte d’Italie you leave the BP in the direction of Bordeaux
/ Nantes. You'll end up on the
A10. Continue following signs to Bordeaux /
Nantes and later Clermont Ferrand. After Orléans you'll
be on the
A71. From Clermont Ferrand it is about 3 hours
driving on the A75 to Millau on a splendid tollfree highway.
The first place in Aveyron will be Sévérac-le-Chateau.
If you have to be in Millau follow "CENTRE"
to the big roundabout with a fountain, Place du Mandarous.
If you're destination is Millau you have a car-parking
in Parking Emma Calvé (30 euro for a week)
If your hotel is Chateau de Creissels you have
to drive 2 more kms. Take direction Albi and St.Affrique and
cross the bridge over the Tarn. Turn right towards St.Affrique.
You'll see the Chateau at your right hand side.
From Millau to St.Affrique (direction
Albi) is another 30 minutes (D992/D999).
to the Grands Causses by train and bus
- From Paris (Gare du Lyon), from Airport
Charles-de-Gaulle or from Brussels:
Take the TGV to Montpellier or Beziers.
- From Brussels
- From Barcelona: Train to Beziers and
change on train (TER) to Millau:
Beziers: 18h26. Arival
20h21 (Millau) or
Train to Montpellier and change on bus (Herault Transports
or SNCF-TER) to Millau.
The journey takes about 2 hrs to Millau and Creissels, 2½
hrs to St. Affrique (with SNCF-TER), bikes free.
- From Beziers carry by train to Millau: From
Monday through Sunday there is a possibility of
travelling to Millau by train.
- From Toulouse and Albi. Surf to this
page for access to Millau and the Grands Causses from Toulouse.
information on train and bus (Montpellier-Millau)
The winter schedule of the
SNCF changes to summer schedule in June.
link for timetables for train schedules in Southern
France (Midi Pyrenees) and
this one for
the "Grandes Lignes" when you travel from Paris.
Paris Gare du Nord to Gare de Lyon
- For overnight trains to Rodez,
Millau and Albi: take Metro Line 5 direction Place d'Italie
and change at Gare d'Austerlitz.
- For day trains TGV to Montpellier: take RER
line D to Gare de Lyon.
to ORY takes 1h30
|SNCF railway station in
||Tel: 0565 603 402
|SNCF general informations,
||Tel: 0836 353 535
||Tel: 0434 888 999
|SNCF general informations,
||Tel: 0836 353 535
|Busses Millau - Toulouse.
|Tel: 0562 189 494 / 0562 188 454.
|Busses Millau - Rodez.
||Tel: 0565 598 933
|Busses Rodez - St. Affrique.
||Tel: 0565 990 587