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La Vélo Francette

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La Vélo Francette

From Normandy to the Atlantic by bike

Guiding you from the Channel to the Atlantic, the cycle route La Vélo Francette® allows you to savour sweet, gentle, traditional corners of western France as you cross the regions of Normandy, Pays de la Loire and Poitou-Charentes. Discover unsuspected gems along the way and fall for the charms of French country towns and villages as you get to know them by bike!

  • The Autumn Agenda

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    The Autumn Agenda

    With this beautiful Indian summer, it would be a shame not to spend a weekend or holidays on the Vélo Francette! Here you will find the events during your stay in the 6 départements crossed by the "so French" cycle route - between the Channel and ...

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  • Jan et Margit from Holland

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    Jan et Margit from Holland

    Jan and Margit are Dutch. It was after discovering the Vélo Francette® topoguide that these leisure cycling enthusiasts decided to spend their holidays in Anjou and the Poitevin Marshlands.

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  • Ready-made cycling trips on La Vélo Francette

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    Ready-made cycling trips on La Vélo Francette

    Take advantage of the Summer weather to cycle the routes of our "Douce France". Don't worry about organisation and rely on specialist cycling operators to offer you an unforgettable journey on La Vélo Francette!

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Unmissable sights to discover

Marans, a sentinel over the Sèvre Niortaise

Marans, a sentinel over the Sèvre Niortaise

Marans is a sweet little town known locally as capital of the dry marshes; it stands west of the main Marais Poitevin wetlands. Marans’s soaring ...

 

All the unmissable sights to discover

Photo albums

Bikes on the docks of Château-Gontier - Mayenne © J. Damase
Crossing the bridge from Isle Briand by bike - Maine-et-Loire © J.Damase - La Vélo Francette Pictures break along the Mayenne at Laval - Mayenne © J.Damase - La Vélo Francette La Jaille Yvon resort - Maine-et-Loire © J.Damase - La Vélo Francette Family cycling in Laval - Mayenne © J.Damase - La Vélo Francette Break in the lock of Benatre - Mayenne © J.Damase - La Vélo Francette Descent of the ferry by bike to Ouistreham - Calvados© J.Damase - La Vélo Francette The Suisse Normande by bike - Calvados© J.Damase - La Vélo Francette Rest at the La Jaille Yvon resort - Maine-et-Loire © J.Damase - La Vélo Francette Near the charming village of Coudray-Macouard - Maine-et-Loire © J.Damase - La Vélo Francette Tourism Office of Laval - Mayenne © J.Damase - La Vélo Francette Channel of Caen in the sea by bike - Calvados© J.Damase - La Vélo Francette Guinguette à Pont-d'Ouilly - Calvados© J.Damase - La Vélo Francette Picnic along the canals at Marans - Charente-Maritime © J.Damase - La Vélo Francette Bike ride on the greenway at Montgiroux - Mayenne © J.Damase - La Vélo Francette Visit of Montreuil Bellay by bicycle - Maine-et-Loire © J.Damase - La Vélo Francette Arrival in La Rochelle - Charente-Maritime © J.Damase - La Vélo Francette Crossing of Caen by bicycle © J.Damase - La Vélo Francette Embark for the Marais Poitevin in Coulon - Deux-Sèvres © J.Damase - La Vélo Francette Pass the tray on the Mayenne with bikes - Mayenne © J.Damase - La Vélo Francette The Bazoin marsh by bikes - Charente-Maritime © J.Damase - La Vélo Francette

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