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The castles of the Loire Valley by bike

Castles & Monuments, Loop route
400 Km
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Enjoy heading off along the Châteaux à Vélo cycle routes, with 400km of cycle paths, tracks and quiet country roads to explore, following a dozen secure, well-signposted circuits. Seek out grand châteaux like those at Chambord, Chaumont-sur-Loire, Cheverny and Blois… and discover many less well-known treasures such as Loire-side villages, the Sologne’s mysterious forests and lakes, and countless wine-making estates.

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26,84 Km
Confluence de Loire
French rivers
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Confluence de Loire

Following the rivers and your desires, take some time to discover the former fishing village of Candé-sur-Beuvron, the [...]

25,07 Km
Through the vineyards
In the vineyards
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Through the vineyards

Travel up and down the vineyards Appellation d’Origine Contrôlée Cheverny or Touraine near Sambin, Monthou or [...]

16,64 Km
La balade à remonter le temps
Nature & small heritage
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La balade à remonter le temps

Welcome to the past at the medieval castle of Fougères-sur-Bièvre! This part of the Sologne is a pleasure for kids [...]

19,50 Km
Ombres et Lumières
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Ombres et Lumières

This is a transitional area: still in the Sologne and yet so close to the Touraine. The houses are made up of both [...]

22,92 Km
In the heart of Cheverny’s forest
In forest
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In the heart of Cheverny’s forest

Maybe, when cycling silently in the heart of Cheverny’s forest, you will be lucky enough to meet the noble stag... [...]

28,60 Km
Saveurs et Senteurs
In forest
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Saveurs et Senteurs

Everywhere around Boulogne’s forest, your taste buds, your nose and your eyes will all be delighted by a pleasant [...]

33,80 Km
The wild Loire by bike
Castles & Monuments
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The wild Loire by bike

In Sologne-sur-Loire, from Muides to Saint-Laurent, the numerous ponds give the feeling that this part of Sologne wants [...]

39,22 Km
Au fil de Loire
French rivers
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Au fil de Loire

From one shore to the other follow picturesque villages and magnificent homes overlooking the River, as the Château de [...]

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