Bikers between Cevennen and Camargue
Cevennes Camargue Semelles au Vent
Bulls in the Camargue
St Jean Buege

E-bike-tour: from the Cevennes to the Mediterranean

a 7-day self-guided tour in southern France

  • Pleasant daily excursions on an e-bike
  • Wine tastings coupled with local specialities
  • Visits to medieval villages and abbeys
  • Get-togethers with locals

You will be on a wonderful bike tour amidst some of the prettiest landscapes southern France has to offer. Starting south of the Cevennes, you will make your way through parts of the St. James' way on the path towards Petite Camargue natural reserve with stops planned at medieval abbeys and villages and the coast. Encounter rare species of bird, wild horses and oxen. And of course, there will also be great locals to meet and great regional food to savour.

Price from 879,- €

E-bike-tour: from the Cevennes to the Mediterranean

Self-guided tour, 7 days

Difficulty level

Period

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Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Saint-Jean-de-Buèges

Participants will be expected at the guesthouse and wellness spa Saint-Jean-de-Buèges at 4pm.

Day 2: Exploring Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert

The day's tour will go along the Buèges high valley via the plateau of Lavagnes followed by a visit to the village and abbey of Saint-Guilhem. On their way back to the guesthouse, they will pass through the gorges of Hérault and the Causse de la Selle plain.

Leg duration: 5hrs – distance covered: 65km

Day 3: Vallée de l’Hérault and an organic wine tasting

Participants will visit the castle in Brissac for a wine tasting session after a walk around Anglas organic vineyard. They will also be travelling to a new lodging in Sauve accross the old Saint Etienne d'Issensac bridge. Rooms in the new guesthouse will await them.

Leg duration: 4hrs – distance covered: 53km

Day 4: Tour of the southern Cevennes

After a visit of Sauve, participants will traverse the Gardon Valley and pass through the village of Tomac on their way to Anduze. They can also choose to visit Bambousseraie d'Anduze.

Leg duration: 4hrs – distance covered: 50km

Day 5: Vidourle – Camargue

Participants will cycle along the Voie Verte cycling path to the village of Aubais, passing through Sommières and _Junas stone pit_*. Some deserved sleep at a typical Camargue inn will wrap up the day.

Leg duration: 4hrs 30min – distance covered: 64km

Day 6: Aigues Mortes & the salt gardens

Guests will start the day with a visit to the Carbonnière tower. They will then ride to the coast to see the _Espiguette_* salt gardens. Participants may choose to end the day with a Listel wine tasting session, typical of the region.

Leg duration: 3hrs 30min – distance covered: 56km

Day 7: Breakfast before goodbyes

The breakfast will be served in Saint-Laurent-d'Aigouze. Guests may opt to extend their stay in the region.

Please note: the itinerary may change depending on weather conditions or due to organisational reasons.

Daily departures at your convenience depending on availability in the accommodations

  • Apr 01st, 18 – Nov 03rd, 18
  • From 879,- €
  • open for reservation
  • Enquire now

Indicated pricing per person in a double room occupancy (7 days & 6 nights)

Our self-guided tour begins at Saint-Jean-de-Buèges and ends in Saint-Laurent-d'Aigouze.
Sie organisieren Ihre Anreise beliebig selbst und verlängern nach Wunsch.

Pricing

Terms of payment:

  • 20% of the total price within 7 days after receipt of the invoice
  • Full payment 21 days prior to departure without further request to pay
  • Only by SEPA bank transfer.

Includes/excludes

Price includes:
6 nights in guestrooms including half board, dinners and attractions that are mentioned in the itinerary (excludes optional activities), luggage transfer service and information on the routes. We have a specialized navigational app which you may download on your smartphone. You will get all necessary interactive features prior to departure so that you can access these offline during the legs.

Price excludes:
Travel fares to/from Saint-Jean-de-Buèges and/or Saint-Laurent-d'Aigouze, e-bike rental, picnics, drinks, visitor's and entrance fees for optional attractions and travel cancellation expenses insurance.
E-bike rental for the week: €275 (surcharge likely)

Number of Participants

Min. number of participants: 2 adults
Not accessible to persons with reduced mobility.

Accommodation

We have selected comfy family-run lodgings serving delicious regional dishes for you. Although your hosts in the second lodging will not be cooking, they have a selection of nearby restaurants for you to choose from. You will also have a wellness spa to take advantage of on Days 1 & 2.

Level of difficulty

easy to medium
The legs have very little elevation if any at all and should be no trouble completing on an e-bike. Participants who are looking for something more challenging are welcome to do the legs on a mountain bike. However, those willing to do so should be in good shape.

E-bike sizes starting from a body height of 1.5m.

Anreise

We encourage participants to take a train to Nîmes or Montpellier to keep carbon emissions low. There is a bus to Ganges from both cities. From there, guests can take a taxi to Saint-Jean-de-Buèges.
Wir empfehlen eine umweltfreundliche Anreise mit der Bahn bis Nîmes oder Montpellier und weiter mit dem Bus bis Ganges, von wo aus Sie ein Taxi bis zum Treffpunkt bringt.

You can find more information on the info sheet that we will send you after you have received a booking confirmation (also available on our website).

General information on getting in and around France can be found here

Info sheet download

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