Cycling in France: Veloroute, Voie Verte, and Piste Cyclable explained If you’re planning a cycling holiday in France, you will likely come across the terms voie verte, piste cyclable, and veloroutes. These are three different types of cycling routes that you might encounter during your travels. Each has its own unique characteristics, so it’s important […]
Long-distance cycling in France
Information about cycle touring and bike packing in France
Bike, Tent, Explore: A guide to camping in France for cycle tourists Camping in France is a great alternative to staying in hotels, Chambre d’hotes, or gites if you are planning a cycle touring holiday in France. In 2021 alone there were 129M overnight stays in French campsites. The average price of a campsite in
What are Eurovelo routes and are they worth riding? Eurovelo routes are official long-distance cycling routes which can be found in Europe. At the moment there are 17 routes in 38 countries which traverse the continent of Europe. The entire network spans over 90,000kms and each year more route sections are added. This means there
10 Long-distance cycling routes in France to discover If you are looking for some long-distance cycling routes in France for your next bicycle-touring adventure then this article will give you some ideas of what is on offer. It is not intended to be a detailed guide but to help you see what is out there
Our experience visiting the amazing Mont Saint Michel by bike We cycled to Mont Saint Michel as part of a three-week cycle touring trip from Normandy to the Pyrenees in August of 2021. The UNESCO World Heritage Site had been on our list of places to visit for years and we finally had the opportunity
Bicycle touring in France, our how-to beginner’s guide. If you are thinking about heading to France for your next bicycle touring adventure and looking for some information and advice, this article is for you. I have undertaken two big bicycle touring trips in France, the most recent being a three-week experience from Normandy to the
Discover the Saint-Girons to Foix cycle route in the Ariege Pyrenees. A way to enjoy the mountains without cycling uphill!
In this article discover 10 popular places to cycle in France.