Loire Cycle Path, Orléans - Tours, 6-days

Loire Cycle Path, Orléans - Tours, 6-day-tour

Loire-Bike tour from Orléans to Tours...

„La Loire à Vélo“ leads you along the last wild river in Europe. A pure walk in nature through the extraordinary Loire valley awaits you on the cycling tour: Historic heirs with numerous castles, beautiful landscapes from different natural areas, local delicacies and wine-tasting in the numerous wine cellars. Enjoy the French "L'Art de Vivre" along the route.

Included services

  • 5 nights in hotels with cat. 3- and 4-stars, all rooms with shower and toilet
  • Breakfast,
    3 course dinner when booked halfboard 
  • Luggage transport
  • Detailed travel documents with maps
  • 7-Day-Service-Hotline
Travel days

1. Day: arrival - Orléans

Individual arrival to Orléans.

2. Day: Orléans - Beaugency (approx. 26 km)

Begin the cycling tour by travelling a relaxing route into the charming and flowery city Beaugency.

3. Day: Beaugency - Blois (approx. 46 km)

Travelling along the river bank you will leave Beaugency and cycle past the castle of Chambord – the largest castle in the Loire region. You continue to follow the route until you reach Blois.

4. Day: Blois - Amboise (approx. 42 km)

You follow the cycle path up to the Chaumont castle where you can enjoy a lovely view of the Loire, before you arrive in Amboise. You will find Léonardo Da Vinci’s last home just a few streets ahead: The Clos Lucé manor.

5. Day: Amboise - Tours (approx. 27/31 km)

Travelling through the vineyards of Montlouis you will arrive at the Bourdaisière castle, the birthhouse of Gabrielle d'Estrée. The journey continues to Tours with the famous „Place Plumereau“.

6. Day: Tours - departure

Individual departure or extension.

Map

You travel on cycle paths and sign-posted side-streets with little traffic.

Total length: approx. 141/145 kilometres

level of difficulty: 2

Services

Exclusive services

  • Rental bike (21-gear-touring bike with free-wheel) + 1 luggage bag
  • Electric bike + 2 luggage bags 
     

Additional information

  • Return transfer is possible on request
  • Minimum number of participants: 2 people
    (single travellers on request)
  • Tour also possible in a lower or higher category
    --> Price and details on request

 

Prices / Dates
Category 3- and 4-stars

Accomodation in hotels of cat. 3- and 4-stars

Price per person

Base price
3- and 4-stars
Single room € 1.070,--
Double room € 707,--
Triple room € 707,--
Quadruple room € 707,--
Meals
3- and 4-stars
half board € 238,--
Bicycle
3- and 4-stars
Rental bike (21-gear-touring bike with free-wheel) + 1 luggage bag € 70,--
Electric bike + 2 luggage bags € 115,--
Additional nights
3- and 4-stars
Double room Single room
Orléans € 84,-- € 151,--
Tours € 67,-- € 112,--
Impressions

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