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Veloscenic : Paris to Mont-Saint-Michel cycle route

Castles & Monuments
450 Km
Paris
Le Mont-St-Michel
Veloscenic is a cycling adventure across northwest France. Veloscenic is a well-signposted route from Paris and its region, Ile-de-France, via Chartres and Normandy, to the Mont St-Michel. This exceptional trail crosses such gorgeous areas as the Chevreuse Valley, the Perche, French Maine and the Bocage Normand. The route is accessible to different levels of cyclist. Long stretches are along greenways, linked by quiet roads.The Ile-de-France section from Massy to Epernon is provisional. But it is easy to reach other sections by train + bike to enjoy the greenways.

Signposting and state of the itinerary

Veloscenic - Paris to Mont-Saint-Michel is signposted on 98% on the itinerary. 

The route is mainly developped on designated lanes.

Services and accomodations "Accueil Vélo" ("Cyclists Welcome") on Veloscenic

Nearly 80 accomodations (campings, hotels, lodges, guest houses) "Accueil Vélo" ("Cyclists Welcome") are located at less than 5km away from the itinerary and they guarantee quality services for cyclists such as a closed garage for example. We strongly advise to book your accomodations in advance (including campings), especially in touristic areas.

Trains and public transports alongside Veloscenic

  • Île de France : Train stations in Paris, Versailles, Massy and Rambouillet
  • Train stations in Epernon, Maintenon and Chartres
  • Train stations in Illiers-Combray and Nogent-le-Rorou 
  • Le Perche : Train stations in Nogent-le-Retrou, Condé-sur-Huisne, Alençon, Flers
  • Close to the Mont St-Michel : Train stations in Pontorson, Pontaubault and Avranches

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