Publié le : 08/07/2019 10:39:17
Catégories : Visites
How many days should I allow to travel the Canal du Midi by bike?
If you have planned to cover the entire Canal du Midi from Toulouse to Sète, you can plan 3 days for the most sporty, 4 to 5 days for most cyclists and 6 days or more by taking your time.
How many kilometres can you cycle in a day?
Obviously, there is no single answer to this question because the answer depends of course on the itinerary to follow, your training, the shape of the moment, the composition of the group and your desire to pedal two or ten hours a day!
We can still provide some answers that will allow you to organize your journey:
How long is the Canal du Midi?
The Canal du Midi extends over 241 kilometres between Toulouse (Ponts-Jumeaux) and Marseillan, where it opens into the Etang de Thau. It is also possible to visit the Canal de la Robine, which links the Canal du Midi to Narbonne.
The bike tour can be organized around several sections:
You can also reach the City of Narbonne by following the canal de la Robine which you will find just after Le Somail. The distance to be covered will then be about 15 kilometres.
The Canal des 2 Mers website will provide you with many other useful information.
You will also find a lot of practical information on the Official of the Canal du Midi.