Publié le : 01/19/2023 16:53:26
Catégories : Other ideas for cycling trips
1. Go to the gates of Normandy by bike
Thanks to our bike drop-off point in Vernon, start the first kilometers of La Seine à vélo, in the direction of Vernon. In two or three stages, cover the 150 kilometers which make you pedal between the protected natural areas like the site of port îlon classified natura 2000 and located on one of the most beautiful loops of the Seine. Art galleries in the middle of nature with the island of the impressionists located at Chatou, but also barges, castles, basilicas, splendid buildings...
Not to be missed along the way;
The Impressionist Museum and the Monet Foundation in Giverny.
- The Villa Savoye signed by Le Corbusier, in Poissy.
- The Castle of La Roche-Guyon.
Find the itinerary here !
2. From Nantes to Angers by bike
A hundred kilometers, a completely safe and marked out itinerary, superb panoramas on the Loire, this is what awaits you on this itinerary which will make you pedal to Angers.
On the way, you will cross the Ancenis country and contemplate the quiet and pleasant villages along the Loire. If you are looking for a village to visit along the way, Saint-Florent-le-Vieil or the island of Béhuard, both labeled as "Petite Cité de Caractère", are ideal.
Along the river, there are plenty of places to admire the setting of the Loire by bike, you can find them here!
Not to be missed on the Loire by bike to Angers :
- The park of Boire Sainte-Catherine located in Orée d'Anjou.
- The medieval castles of Ancenis and Oudon
- Champtoceaux and its splendid view on the Loire
Read Mila's testimony from unmondeàvélo here!
3. Discover the Entre-Deux-Mers by bike
From the city center of Bordeaux, get on your bikes and head south-east on the Roger Lapébie bike path. A fifty kilometers ride on your bike which will make you reach the village of Sauveterre-de-Guyenne and its famous Bastide classified as Historic Monument.
Pedal on an itinerary located on an old railroad, and take the time to enjoy the landscapes of the Entre-Deux-Mers; vineyards as far as the eye can see, first castles and wine estates, old stations and bastides...
Not to be missed on the way :
- The Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure.
- The city of Créon.
Discover the itinerary here !
4. Ride your bike through the Aveyron gorges from Montauban
For the more experienced, take your Paulette bikes on board the train to Montauban and go for a sportive ride in the wonderful landscapes of the Aveyron. This 85 kilometer ride to Laguépie is accessible to everyone thanks to our electrically assisted bikes. From Montauban, many other loops are possible to discover the valley. For your stopover, we advise you to stay in the village of Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val.
For the return trip, bring your bikes to the Laguépie train station and return quietly in the direction of Toulouse.
Click here to discover the details of the itinerary!
Not to be missed in Aveyron :
- The city of Montauban, its gastronomy and its architectural jewels.
- The Castle of Bioule
5. The Languedoc Coast by bike on the Canal de la Robine
From our bike rental agency in Narbonne, go for a 3h30 ride to Port-La-Nouvelle and back, where a quality swim awaits you. During this ride, you will enjoy an exceptional panorama with the natural reserve of Sainte-Lucie that you will cross thanks to a splendid piece of land.
If you want to stay on the Mediterranean, don't hesitate to pedal to Port-Leucate!
You will find the itinerary right here!
Don't miss :
- Narbonnaise Regional Nature Park
- Les Halles de Narbonne
In order to discover these itineraries and many others, visit our website or our bike rental agencies to book your bikes and go for a ride!