France is one of the most popular holiday destinations in the world for cycling enthusiasts. Given the breath-taking scenery on offer, it really is no wonder. From charming villages and picturesque towns to the grandeur of the capital city, the glorious beauty of the whole country can be seen from the seat of a bike. With the Tour de France as inspiration, a cycling holiday in France is an unmissable experience for every traveler.
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Discover the culture and countryside of France
Due to its close proximity to the charms of Paris, The Originals Residence, Le Monde is the ideal base to launch your escapades when cycling in France. Located a few kilometres from the city centre, in the well-appointed suburb of Ivry-sur-Seine, you are minutes away from a cycle across the Seine via Pont Neuf – famed as one of the most romantic bridges in the city – and from there, the Louvre and Musee d'Orsay.
For family cycling in France, The Originals City, Ax Hotel in La Châtaigneraie is the perfect spot for relaxation after bucolic country rides. Head for the medieval village of Vouvant to explore castle remains overlooking the River Mère, then to the surrounding parklands and nearby forest for a restorative brush with nature.
Choose French cycling tours for an authentic adventure
Bike tours in France offer you the opportunity to see a little of everything, based on what you fancy. Wine lovers will be captivated by a Provence bike tour, the region best known for its effusive rosés. Alternatively, The Originals Boutique, Hotel Kastelberg overlooks the vineyards of Andlau. Once you've explored the beautiful environs of the surrounding valley, nestled in the foothills of the Vosges Mountains, unwind on the terrace with a glass of local red.
What to do when cycling in France
Choose bike tours in the Loire Valley to enjoy gourmet delicacies and local vintages, or book The Originals Boutique, Hôtel Beauséjour near the city of Poitiers for a surprising juxtaposition of history and modernity. Revel in Gothic and Renaissance architecture, like the UNESCO World Heritage Site church, Église Saint-Hilaire Le Grand. Then, marvel at the uber-modern Futuroscope theme park's vast metal and glass structures, home to multimedia and audio-visual shows and attractions.
When planning a cycling holiday in France, the only limitation is your imagination. Book with an Originals Hotels for your French cycling tour, and be assured of an idyllic trip.
Chasseneuil-du-Poitou , France
The Originals Boutique,
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Hotel Beausejour, Poitiers North Futuroscope
14 Rue du Commerce, 86360 Chasseneuil-du-Poitou
- Fitness room
- Bycicle premises
- Free hotel car park