Canals & intimate rivers
24,11 Km
1 h 20 min
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Fleury-sur-Loire
Nevers
This stage of "The Loire in Burgundy" on the EuroVelo 6 route starts in Fleury-sur-Loire and links Nevers via the towpath of the Canal Latéral à la Loire. The route is punctuated by rural landscapes and authentic villages. Reaching Nevers, you get great views of the historic town linked to the powerful dukes of Burgundy.

Elevation of the stage

13 m 24 m

Waytypes of the stage

By road: 1,31 km Cycle path: 22,80 km

Surface of the stage

Rugueux: 24,11 km

Route

The towpath of the Canal Latéral à la Loire, which has been fully equipped for cyclists and pedestrians, links Fleury-sur-Loire to Nevers.
From Nevers, possible extension to the canal bridge of Guétin/Cuffy (12 km) and panorama of the Bec d'Allier.

Railway station - SNCF

Nevers station

TER (local services) Dijon > Montchanin > Decize > Nevers.

TER TER (local services) Tours > Bourges > Nevers.  Paris > Cosne > Nevers with dedicated spaces for bikes

Don’t miss

  • Nevers: a lovely historic Loire-side city; St Cyr Cathedral  and St Etienne Church; the ducal palace; the ramparts walk; the pilgrimage centre dedicated to St Bernadette of Lourdes; the Musée de la Faïence Frédéric Blandin ceramics museums. Wide range of services and shops available.
  • Chevenon: a pretty historic village, with fort

Tourist Information Centre

Nevers : +33(0)3 86 68 46 00

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