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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Carhaix, Brittany - A Cyclist's Guide

Best known for its annual music festival, Carhaix in Brittany was a 2011 Tour de France stage town. Wendy Mewes has this guide to the area

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How to get out of Paris by bike

In part one of a two-part series on cycling in Ile-de-France, Mark Cramer explains how to get out of Paris by bike.

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Cycling Fontainebleau to Milly

Just outside Paris, you'll find beautiful countryside and historic villages around the forest at Fontainebleau

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Cycling in Ile-de-France - Daytrips from Paris

If you're cycling in Paris, here are some ideas for some bike rides within reach of the French capital.

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5 Great Bikes Routes in Paris

Want to see Paris by bike? Local cyclist Mark Cramer has this insider's guide to 5 bike routes around Paris

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Accommodation for cycling in Pays de la Loire

Use our map to find cycling accommodation on your bike route through Pays de la Loire, along the Atlantic Coast, the Loire-Atlantique, Mayenne, Sarthe, Vendée and Nantes.

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Cycling the Trans-Ardennes Bike Path

The Trans-Ardennes bike path goes from Charleville-Mézières to within spitting distance of Belgium. Gerry Patterson followed it

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Accommodation for cycling in Poitou-Charentes

Find bike-friendly hotels, B&Bs, gites and campsites in Poitou-Charentes, Charente, Deux-Sèvres, Vienne, La Rochelle, and Ile de Ré

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Accommodation for cycling in the Pyrénées

Find cycling hotels, B&Bs, gites and campsites in the Pyrénées, including the Lot Valley, the Tarn, Toulouse, Albi, Tourmalet, and the Canal du Midi.

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Cycling in Robert Louis Stevenson’s footsteps

Inspired by Robert Louis Stevenson’s 'Travels With A Donkey', Patrick Perring cycles from the Tarn to Marseille via the Cevennes and Ventoux.

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