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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Surviving the Paris-Roubaix

Gerry Patterson has these tips for surviving the infamous cobbles of the Paris-Roubaix, the world's toughest one-day race

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Cycling accommodation review: Brown Bear Lodge, Morzine

Andy Hodges checked out the specialist cycling and triathlon chalet, Brown Bear Lodge, on a recent cycling holiday in Morzine. Here's his review.

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Cycling from the English Channel to the Med

Stephen Fox cycles from the English Channel to the Mediterranean, covering 593 miles over 13 days

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Burgundy bike route – Circular day ride from Tonnerre

Becky Allen and Mark Goodson take canal towpaths and quiet back roads on this 78km circular route from Tonnerre, inspired by France's 'lavoirs', or public wash houses.

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Guidebooks for Cycling in France

There's a guidebook for your pannier, no matter where you’d like to cycle in France. Here's what's on the shelves

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Cycling the Tourmalet in September

Jon emailed to ask about cycling the Tourmalet in September. Plus he's after Tourmalet accommodation and route advice.

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Cycling the Somme, France

Cycling is one of the most peaceful ways of visiting war memorials – Andrew Webster cycled the Somme

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Cycling hotel review: Les Amandiers Hotel, Tournon-sur-Rhône

Jacqui Brown checked out the accueil vélo Les Amandiers Hotel in Tournon-sur-Rhône on the Via Rhona bike route.

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Accommodation for cycling in Auvergne

use our interactive map to find B&B, hotel, gite and campsite accommodation for cycling in Auvergne.

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Cycling accommodation review: Chalet Giettaz, French Alps

Need cycling accommodation in the Alps? Andy Hodges checked out Chalet Giettaz on Col des Aravis.

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