Where to cycle in France

Click on the map to search the regions for bike routes in France, cycling holidays, bike hire and lots of other inspiration for cycling in France.

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Brittany - A Cyclist's Guide

Nature and history combine to make a cycling holiday in Brittany a joy, says local historian Wendy Mewes

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Cycling in the French Alps: When to go

Weather, traffic, road closures – Paul Henderson has this overview of the best times to cycle in the French Alps

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The Avenue Verte London to Paris Cycle Route Opens

The Avenue Verte bike route, the 'official' cycle route between London and Paris, has been inaugurated.

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Accommodation for cycling in Burgundy

Hotel, B&B, gite and campsite accommodation for cycling in Burgundy, Côte-d'Or, Nièvre, Saône-et-Loire, Yonne and the Burgundy canal and wine routes

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Rennes, Brittany - A Cyclist's Guide

Wendy Mewes, author of the Footprint guide to Brittany, has this overview of cycling in Rennes, the capital of Brittany

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Redon, Brittany

Redon in Brittany is a perfect launching pad for a cycle tour along the Nantes-Brest Canal. Wendy Mewes has this guide to Redon

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Accommodation for cycling in Alsace

Find cycling accommodation in Alsace using our interactive map covering both Bas-Rhin and Haut-Rhin.

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Cycling in Strasbourg

It's one of France's great cycling cities and capital of Alsace – Grégory, from I Bike Strasbourg, has this overview of cycling in his hometown.

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Chemin du Train des Pignès bike route in Provence

We explore a small slice of railway history in central Var on this 20km loop between Lorgues and Flayosc in Provence.

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Cycling the Minervois wine region of France

Wine and bikes - what's more French than that? Local resident Natalie Trent has this guide to cycling the Minervois wine region of Languedoc-Roussillon.

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