Our 5 tips to prepare your first trip on La Loire à Vélo

Tip n°1 – Tailor-made route suggestions!

Whether you are going for a day, a weekend or more, route suggestions are built for you! By section, by theme… you are bound to find what you are looking for. Weekend between vineyards and troglodytes, gourmet weekends or even street-art days… diversity is there 😊

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Route suggestions © F.Makhlouf

Advice n°2 – Experience, word of cyclists!

Nothing is more reassuring than being able to identify with the route of some who have already cycled on La Loire à Vélo. A section of experiences fed by these lovers of the route is available: whether they are traveling alone, with a tribe, with friends or family… each testimony is different and above all authentic!

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Experience © Pierre and Morgane

Tip n°3 – The Loire by Bike Passport

Released at the end of last year, the long-awaited and hoped-for La Loire à Vélo passport is available at partner tourist offices! He will be your favorite in the field: build his memories (departure/arrival, weather, duration, km…), meet local partners to collect stamps, annotate all your memories… He will always be in your pocket… or in your bags 😉

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Loire by Bike Passport

Tip 4 – Tips and tricks to prepare for your first roaming trip

Accommodation, bike rentals, packing your belongings, transferring luggage, moving along the route… To ensure that your first roaming stay on La Loire à Vélo goes as smoothly as possible, find the advice and tips that will help you organize your travel with peace of mind.

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Our 5 tips to prepare your first trip on La Loire à Vélo

Route of the Loire by bike – Sandillon – © P. Avenet CRT Centre-Val de Loire

Tip n°5: The map, a valuable tool

To organize your trip and plan your stages, the map of The Loire by bike is a valuable tool. Calculation of kilometers, estimated travel time, bike services, activities and visits, accommodation, places to eat… Select the information you are looking for and organize your stages according to your wishes.

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Zero kilometer – © J. Percher