Cycling holidays in France

France is a beautiful country that attracts many visitors each year, is home of “la ville de l’amour” is known for the champagne and the “foie gras” but France is also known for being the host of the most famous cycle race of the world “Le tour de France”.

If you want to spend the best cycling holidays, France is the perfect destination. France offers delicious cuisine, stunning sceneries and the best cycle routes of Europe.

cycling alps

France is a country that offers impressive landscapes for all kinds; if you are sure you want to enjoy cycling France, you can choose among a large variety of routes that ranges from the typical and scenic views of the Alps and Pyrenees to the beautiful routes among the wine valleys.

France has many options for all types of cyclists, either you are a novice cyclist who wants to enjoy the beautiful sights of France or if you are an expert cyclist who can challenge the best cyclist at the Tour de France, both will enjoy a fantastic experience cycling around France.

Through this post you can read two nice options for your cycling holidays in France, take a look:

Cycling holidays in France

Pedal in Loire Valley (novice route)


If you are a novice cyclist you can enjoy a nice experience in the Loire; Loire valley offers the chance to discover the stunning and prestigious châteaux of the Loire. In Loire Valley, you can also discover the beautiful village of Amboise, pedal around the Historical Touraine Vineyard’s. Discover if the legend of Saint Martin is true… and the best way to find it out is to visit the area by bike.

For further information for this and more routes in the Loire, you can click on and discover useful information for your cycling holidays.

Pedal in Bordeaux: (intermediate route)


The typical cycling experience of France…  Bordeaux is worldwide known for its wine; a city is an impressive place you must visit to discover the historical and cultural landmarks of France.

The bike routes around the area include beautiful sights of chateaux, the option to taste the famous wines of Bordeaux and also the option to try the finest cuisine of the region.

On a bicycle tour, you have the freedom to forget about itineraries and explore the regions on your own!

Let the road lead you to gorgeous little villages; experience the feeling of waking up in the morning not knowing where the road will take you.