Planning a cycling holiday in France

Taking bikes on French Trains - A Guide for Cyclists

Trains reach all corners of France – here is our guide to taking your bicycle with you on your cycling holiday of France.

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How to organise a family cycling holiday in France

Cycling with kids? Here's some super advice to help you organise (and survive) a family cycling holiday in France.

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Cycling with a GPS

If you're yet to make the jump to using a GPS for cycling, then perhaps we can help you decide.

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Maps for cycling in France

Here is an overview of IGN and Michelin maps for cycling in France – and how to choose the best one for your cycling holiday in France.

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Bike carriers and car racks for cycling in France

What you need to know about hiring or buying a car rack for your bikes while cycling in France.

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School holidays and public holidays in France

Mark these public holiday and school holiday dates in your cycling diary so you don't get caught out by closed shops and fully booked accommodation.

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Road rules for cycling in France

Here are the road rules (read: laws) for cycling in France, according to the French Highway Code.

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Accueil Vélo explained

You may see the 'Accueil Vélo' label as you're researching your French cycling holiday – here's what it means.

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How to take your bike on Eurostar

Here's a step-by-step guide to getting your bike to France by Eurostar.

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Shipping bikes to France

If you need to ship a bike to or from France, here are a few affordable options.

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