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Loire Valley Bike & Barge - UTracks
8 days

Loire Valley Bike & Barge

From Paris to Paris
Tour Operator:
UTracks
Max group size:
18
Age range:
2 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
34350
From
US $1,490 / person
Spend
8 days
Visit
11 places
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Itinerary

Start and end in Paris! With the bike and barge tour Loire Valley Bike & Barge, you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Paris, France and 10 other destinations in France. Loire Valley Bike & Barge includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Join Paris (Gare du Nord) and transfer to Cours-les-Barres, board the barge
  2. Day 2: Cycle to Apremont, Nevers and back to Cours-les-Barres (50km/31mi)
  3. Day 3: Cycle to La Charité-sur-Loire and sample wines in Ménétréol (55km/34mi)
  4. Day 4: Cycle through the picturesque Sancerre vineyards to Beaulieu-sur-Loire (50km/31mi)
  5. Day 5: Pass the historic locks of Châtillon-sur-Loire and cycle to Briare (40km/25mi)
  6. Day 6: Cycle to the Chateau ‘Pont Chevron’ to Rogny-les-Sept- Écluses (45km/28mi)
  7. Day 7: Cycle to Châtillon-Coligny and the chateau in La Bussière, return to Rogny (50km/31mi)
  8. Day 8: Return to Paris, trip concludes
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Customer Reviews

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  • Itinerary
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  • Guide
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  • Transport
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  • Accommodation
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  • Food
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  • 4.5
  • BB
    May 20, 2019
    Our Loire bike and barge was a great small group(15) experience albeit a challenge, riding an average of 50km a day for 6 days . Our en-suite cabin on the the Anna Maria IV was larger than expected, comfortable with good luggage storage. Bicycles were... Show more
    UTracks commented on this review
    Thanks for your review Bonnie, This trip is a favourite with our travellers. All the best from the team at UTracks
    Trip date: May 2019
  • N
    August 29, 2017
    My first experience cycling in France, and staying on a barge. Cabin were small but had everything I needed, and comfortable for a week. Cycling trips were great, lovely scenery, some good food tastings too! I found the drivers in France really... Show more
    Trip date: June 2016

Availability

8 days
Loire Valley Bike & Barge
From Paris to Paris
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FAQs

  • What are the meal inclusion in this tour?

    The Loire Valley Bike & Barge includes all meals whilst on the barge. On day 1, this is dinner only as the group will meet at 3pm to be transferred to the barge, breakfast & dinner will already be taken on that day. Breakfast, lunch & dinner is included on day 2 through 7. On day 8 just breakfast is included, this is the departure day & you will leave the barge in the morning with a return transfer to Paris.

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