Fades Electric Velorail

Fades Electric Velorail

The Vélorail des Fades is a 7.5 km (15 A/R) stroll during which you will have the pleasure of crossing 3 tunnels then you will have the privilege of accessing the viaduct and admiring the magnificent landscapes and Lake Fades from a point single view.


Sustainable tourism

Most often nestled within picturesque or grandiose natural spaces, the vélorail networks offer you the opportunity to discover the most beautiful corners of our country in a fun way.
Vélorail is an outdoor activity that is practiced in complete safety on specially equipped downgraded tracks.
Electric assistance makes this activity accessible to everyone (all generations combined) effortlessly and respectful of our environment.

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Take a desire to discover the old railway heritage, such as the magnificent century-old viaducts and tunnels.
Add a pinch of fun activity that can be practiced with the family and accessible to all
sprinkle the whole thing with a big breath of fresh air in corners of France that are usually inaccessible.
You will get the DNA of Ecoloisirs which has been offering you beautiful rides on electric-assisted vélorails for more than 10 years on several sites in Auvergne.


From 01/04 to 31/10/2023.



Family pass: 40 €
Group adults: 37 €.

Means of payment

  • Check
  • Travellers Cheque
  • Cash
  • Credit transfer
  • Online payment


The start of the Vélorail is at the Ancizes station where you will be given some instructions for use. You will have the pleasure of crossing 3 tunnels, one of which is more than 300 m long, very popular in summer for its permanent freshness, before arriving on the Fades Viaduct.
A reversal system will allow you to return your railbike on the Viaduct for the return trip. The return will be effortless thanks to the electric assistance.
Mandatory reservation. Check availability and book online on our website.

Comfort & services

  • Parking

Adapted tourism

not accessible in a wheelchair

Spoken languages

Activities on site

  • Tourist transport
  • Vélorail


  • Altitude : 700 metre

Associated structures

Fades Electric Velorail