With its amazing castles, historical towns such as Amboise and its UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the Loire Valley is a fairy tale destination. As you cycle through this enchanted land of architectural wonders, you now understand why it is commonly referred to as the garden of France. Steeped in history, the Loire Valley offers something incredible to see everywhere you travel, so don’t wait and join one of our cycling vacations.
Dates 2017: May 7th | May 14th | May 21st | May 28th | Jun 4th | Jun 11th | Jun 18th | Jun 25th | Jul 2nd | Jul 9th | Jul 16th | Jul 23rd | Jul 30th | Aug 6th | Aug 13th | Aug 20th | Aug 27th | Sep 3rd | Sep 10th | Sep 17th | Sep 24th |
6 Days / 5 Nights
Start / End:
Blois / Tours
Day 3: Visit the Chateau de Villandry famous gardens. Cycle toward your next destination, ridding through the countryside and passing by the Chateau de Rivau. Take sometime off and relax by the hotel’s heated pool.
Hotels you will be Staying at During your Cycling Vacation
Manoir Saint Thomas
4 Star Hotel
Chateau de Marcay
4 Star Hotel
Chateau de Verrieres
5 Star Hotel
Included / Not Included
Hybrid bicycle, DIGnGO water bottle, helmet, Garmin GPS and saddle bag.
All breakfasts, 1 lunch and 4 dinners. Your leaders have recommendations for the meals on your own.
Snacks & Refreshments
During the day, your leaders are along your bicycle route with water, M&M’s, dry fruits etc..
One or More Leaders
1 leader for every 5 guests. With a minimum of 2 leaders on all our trips, you’re guaranteed a great tour.
Guided tours of wineries and historic sites with local guides. See the detailed itinerary for a list of activities.
A leader is in the van, sweeping the route and making sure you have enough water, giving you a boost up a hill or fixing a flat.
Your luggage is delivered to your room before your arrival at the next hotel.
Any type of transportation to and from the pick up/drop off locations.
Pre/Post Trip Lodging
Hotels or house rentals before and after the trip.
Minibar, massages, laundry, non scheduled activities, etc.
All alcoholic drinks are at your own expense.
Gratuites for your Leaders
Industry standard is 5% of the trip price per team of leaders.