Tourist train and Velorail in Ardeche: discover Ardeche by rail
Some of the Ardeche countryside can be visited by tourist train or Velorail. It’s definitely an opportunity to combine sightseeing and a passion for trains.
Taking the Ardeche tourist train
is an original way to discover the gorges du Doux. Aboard this authentic steam train, you will be able to admire the magnificent views of the gorges and major architectural works (bridges, viaducts, dams…). Full day and half-day trips are proposed, such as the ‘Train des Gorges’, ‘Le Mastrou’ and the ‘Train du Sommelier’.
For a more sporting visit to the Gorges du Doux, book a seat onboard the Velorail
. This small vehicle with four seats takes you on a journey along the historical, 12km long, railway line of Vivarais. Pedal along with your family or friends to discover the stunning panoramas of the Gorges du Doux. Another Velorail line is situated near Aubenas which proposes a 6km track.