Self-guided bike tour along the Canal du Midi: Explore the beautiful canal and its impressive aqueducts, watergates and bridges between Narbonne, Carcassonne and Castelnaudary, and enjoy the laid-back life and culinary delights of Southern France!
Embark on a beautiful bike tour along the Maas river in France and Belgium! Following the “Voie Verte” and the “Voie Ravel” from Haybes-sur-Meuse to Charleville-Mézières, discover lush green landscapes, picturesque towns and some of France’s most beautiful cycling paths.
This trip takes you on a bike ride along the southern French coast. Secluded lakesides and beaches to bathe in and quiet scenery for your enjoyment. Encounter locals and try regional cuisine on your journey from Bordeaux to Biarritz for a truly eco-friendly natural holiday in France.
Cycle through impressive landscapes and some of the prettiest medieval towns France has to offer, including Villefranche de Rouergue and Najac. The unique cultural programme includes mediaeval bastides, abbeys, churches and a route that takes you through the Lot valley and past the gorges of Aveyron.
Immerse yourself in the world of ecological agriculture. This bike tour between Isère and Drôme gives you unique access to the organic wool industry. You will learn more about the Transhumanz association and the wool sector especially in France. For anyone curious about organic agriculture.
Work the legs and cycle from coast to coast on a 12-day tour of the Pyrenees. You’ll go through mountain passes and valleys and encounter a UNESCO world heritage sight while benefiting from that fresh mountain air!
Experience Paris from a truly unique perspective! This guided bicycle tour will take you to some of the city’s most beautiful, yet completely unknown locations, cycling through green districts, narrow passages and along canals, and visiting original museums in city residences, flats and backyards.
Cycling tour for trained cyclists from the coast of Cosrica to the Inland with bathing times in the Mediterranean sea and mountain streams and spectacular views!
This 8 days long cycling hike connects the famous roads of the St James’ Way with the cultural and culinary highlights of this region. Between vineyards, gorges, valleys and high plateaus you will enjoy the Nature, culture activities and pleasure of the Rouergue.
Discover one of the most amazing cycling paths in the South of France, in the Hinterland of French Riviera! In 9 days, you will cycle through picturesque landscapes of the Haute Provence. Thank the electric power system, the most abrupt ascents of the “Great Canyon of France“ can be surmounted by anyone!
Embark on a beautiful guided reality tour along the coast and enjoy the view of the see while biking on some of France most beautiful biking path. Themed on Algae, you will discover their history, their benefits on our health and how they are used everyday Experience new flavours that will truly tempt your taste buds!
Amateurs and newcomers, this guided organic wine trip is for you! You will try 6 different all-organic crus of Bordeaux, from biodynamic to vegan. Bicycles and trains will be used during the stages, enjoy the numerous wine tastings...
Alsace and the Colmar region is one of France's most renowned wine-growing regions. Our easy guided e-bike tour takes you to workshops and tastings on different biodynamic vineyards. Overnight stays in a very comfortable hotel and a full board of savory meals round the travel program off.
“Bicycling is the nearest approximation I know to the flight of birds.”
(Louis J. Halle, 1910 – 1998)
Bicycle tours in France have always been exhilarating for their combination of physicality and abundant cultural and gastronomical rewards. Whether you plan a 4 or 10-day cycle tour, our offer includes numerous trips with various lengths and levels of difficulty tailored to your needs. We have lovingly adapted our initial idea of discovering the beauties of France in places such as Provence, Burgundy, Alsace and Brittany with our tireless dedication to offering the most environmentally-friendly and authentic holiday experience. Therefore our bicycle trips are devised as culturally thrilling as well as ecologically and socially responsible.
Since 2016, our range of cycle trips also includes an eco-friendly 8-day tour along the Atlantic coast from Bordeaux down to Biarritz in the Basque Country. Thanks to luggage transport, you can look forward to carefree travelling with your bike and enjoying the unforgettable views of the ocean. Starting this year, France Écotours also offers a new and individual 7-day journey to Aveyron, including stunning views of canyons along the Aveyron, Lot and Diège valleys. On that trip, you'll realise that the sports effort is well worth it thanks to the tasty meals of typical local cuisine included in your programme of regional discovery. If you are interested in an extraordinary 6-day bicycle journey around Paris, you can also find various tours in our extensive range of travel offers. “Paris à vélo“ will introduce you to the green and most vibrant districts of Paris and you'll experience the French capital from an entirely new perspective. In 2016, our bicycle trips can give you plenty of versatile and individual opportunities to increase your physical activity during a holiday in France, whether on an e-bike tour through Provence or an organic wine tour in the Champagne region.
Biking is becoming a popular travel option around France. Discover Paris or the beautiful regions of the Provence and Burgundy with our exciting bicycle tours that make exercise a pleasure. Visit our France Écotours blog before you start your journey and we'll show you exactly how you get comfortably and ecologically with your bicycle to France whether you come from Germany, Austria, Switzerland or elsewhere. Beyond that, our service newsletter will inform you regularly about current offers regarding ecological journeys to France.
If you have any queries about individual service features or a specific booking request, feel free to contact us. Our team at France Écotours will be happy to help you at any time!
It's a trip route off busy roads. The route along the river Meuse and through countryside is good and the overall standard of the accommodations too. I also found the navigation application to be excellent.
Michael C from New Zealand / Cycling holidays in the French Ardennes