The Loire à Vélo is the most famous French cycle route. From the foothills of the Massif Central to the beaches of the Atlantic, it hugs the curves of the last great wild river in Europe: the Loire. Over nearly 800 km, an exceptional diversity of landscapes constitutes a fantastic playground for nature lovers.
All along La Loire à Vélo, you stick closely to France’s last great wild river, with its sandy banks and islands, its vine-covered slopes, its typical towns and villages, its fine food and its unique atmosphere. The route ends at the Loire’s Atlantic estuary. As you might be the first time coming over and would love to give a try with bike but with a softer ride; we recommended you some routes and websites to have a lovely ride along the magnificent ride along the river! Below are two suggested routes for you to have a nice ride, click on them to find out more, have fun!
Ride around the village Candes-Saint-Martin
*Easy bike ride (50-60mins). Great for any fitness level. Mostly paved surfaces. Suitable for all skill levels.
Panorama du Château
*Intermediate bike ride (around 2 hours). Good fitness required. Mostly paved surfaces. Suitable for all skill levels.
Need a good bike for your tour?
La Petite Reine (Montsoreau)
Opens from 09:30-18:30 everyday
Booking: 07 85 83 64 93