Loire Cycle Path, Tours - Angers, 6-days

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

Cycling tour along the Loire from Tours to Angers...

This part of theLoire valley is most infatuated with castles and vineyards. Follow the Loire on your cycling trip, which will lead you to historical places and it is possible to take part in a wine-tasting in the numerous wine cellars. Enjoy the French „L'Art de Vivre“ along the route. 

Included services

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

1. Day: arrival - Tours

Individual arrival to Tours.

2. Day: Tours - Azay-le-Rideau (approx. 41 km)

You first arrive in Savonnières, the city with stony caves. The journey continues onto Villandry with its unique gardens. Travelling via Saché you will reach Azay-le-Rideau with its Renaissance castle.

3. Day: Azay-le-Rideau - Chinon (approx. 35 km)

You start the day by cycling to Langeais, with its castle, where you can admire an extraordinary collection of furniture. Before arriving at today’s destination, travel in the direction of the “Sleeping Beauty castle” in Ussé, which inspired the author Perrault for his famous fairy-tale.  

4. Day: Chinon - Saumur (approx. 36 km)

It is possible to visit one of the numerous cellars with first-class red wine before leaving the city of Chinon. Your route leads you further to the „Abbaye de Fontevraud“, before you arrive in Saumur.

5. Day: Saumur - Angers (approx. 57 km)

You first follow the Loire River, before you cycle through the vineyards of Anjou and arrive in the city of Angers. The castle protects the world‘s largest medieval wall tapestry.

6. Day: Angers - departure

Individual departure or extension.

 

Map

You travel on cycle paths and signposted side streets with little traffic.

Total length: approx. 169 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

Accommodation in hotels with cat. 3- and 4-stars

Price per person

Base price
3- and 4-stars
Single room € 963,--
Double room € 638,--
Triple room € 638,--
Quadruple room € 638,--
Meals
3- and 4-stars
Half board € 213,--
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
Tours € 67,-- € 112,--
Angers € 78,-- € 134,--
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