Published by Lyn on 12 January 2015
Sara emailed from the States to ask about bike hire near Saint-Pierre-Bois for the Alsace wine route. Here's what we came up with.
I would like to take the day to bike the wine trail when visiting our homeland in Alsace.
We are staying at Saint-Pierre-Bois. Do you know a bike rental that is close to where we are staying?
Thanks for any travel assistance you can share,
I wrote back:
Thanks for your email. I do need to get more bike hire outlets for Alsace on my site (it's a big job for one person!)
Vélocation was recommended to me for my bike delivery page – they are well-established and deliver throughout Alsace.
The Sélestat tourst office has electric bike for hire – they are part of the MoVelo Alsace programme. actually has bikes for hire. They are on the Route des Vins d'Alsace at 10 boulevard du Général Leclerc (phone +33 (0)3 88 58 87 20, email
For more general info on cycling in Alsace (including links to maps and local information), see our cycling in Alsace article.
I hope that helps – I'd would love to hear how you get on.
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