GR France. Long Hiking Trails. Long Distance Footpaths

Hike on the GR®48 through the departments of Haute-Vienne, Charente, Vienne and Indre-et-Loire from La Ribiere to Chinon. Guest House, Bed and Breakfast, Hotel, Camping, Shelter, Inn, Shops.

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Long Hiking Trails / Long Distance Footpaths


From La Ribiere (Haute-Vienne) to Chinon (Indre-et-Loire)


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Distance: 318km, Elevation maximum: 344m, Elevation minimum: 30m, Elevation gain uphill: 3224m
IGN Maps: Rochechouart - (1931O). Limoges - (2031E). Saint-Junien - (1931E). Exideuil (Charente) - (1831E). Confolens - (1830E). L'Isle-Jourdain (Vienne) - (1829E).
Persac (1828E). Pleumartin la Roche-Posay (1926O). La Trimouille (1927E). St-Savin (Vienne) (1927O). Lathus-St-Remy (1928E). Montmorillon (1928O). Chinon Rigny-Usse (1723E). Ste-Maure-de-Touraine (1824E). L'île-Bouchard (1824O). Le Grand-Pressigny (1925O).



Le Bois d'Haut (Merigny): La Ferme du Bois d'Haut Guesthouse, 02 54 37 36 52, 06 80 45 18 11, Email
Peasant room of full foot with independent entrance and private sanitary. Large room with 8 beds and large living room. You can, if you wish, share our meal and thus better know the inhabitants and the territory that you cross.
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L’île Bouchard: Le Barbier Club Original PUB, M. Mercier, 06 69 00 47 80
Craft Beers, Quality Spirits and soda made in France. Cozy atmosphere and a quiet place. Alone, with family or friends, also come and discover his barber shop, want a beard cut, a shave all done with a real cabbage cut or a haircut. Come and make an appointment!
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Accommodation GR GRP


Accommodation or business owner on or near a GR®, you can appear on GR-INFOS

For your registration, you can send me by email ( your address and phone number, your website (Facebook page), a brief description with 5 beautiful photos of your establishment.

Registration price : € 100 per GR® or GRP® for 5 years. Renewable.


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GR®48 From La Ribiere (Haute-Vienne) to Chinon (Indre-et-Loire)
From La Ribiere (Haute-Vienne) to Isle-Jourdain (Vienne)
From Isle-Jourdain to Angles-sur-l'Anglin (Vienne)
From Angles-sur-l'Anglin (Vienne) to Chinon (Indre-et-Loire)

Nearby paths:
Around Mandragore (Charente, Haute-Vienne)
Around Vienne Limousine (Vienne)
Around Brenne (Vienne, Indre, Indre-et-Loire)
GR®3 Loire River trail
GR®4 From Atlantic to Mediterranean
GR®364 From Poitou to Ocean
GR®654 Via Lemovicensis
GR®655 Via Turonensis


Mon GRIt is advisable to follow the beacons all along your hike and to bring you the FFRandonnee topo-guide. You will also find information on

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L'Etoile Guest-House

Old romantic Hotel, L'Etoile Guest-House is a mountain retreat in the South of France. With a beautiful park along the Allier River, L'Etoile Guesthouse is located in La Bastide-Puylaurent between Lozere, Ardeche and Cevennes. Many hiking trails like GR®7, GR®70 Stevenson trail, GR®72, GR®700 Regordane way, Cevenol, GR®470 Allier River Springs and Gorges, Margeride, Ardechoise. Many hiking loops. The right place to relax.

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