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Bike Tour, Loire Valley, France (guided groups)

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Bike Tour, Loire Valley, France (guided groups) - The Chain Gang Cycle Tours
Bike Tour, Loire Valley, France (guided groups) - The Chain Gang Cycle Tours
Andrea "I just returned from the Loire Valley tour, which was my seventh tour with Chain Gang. As I expected, I had a wonderful time! The Loire is full of beautiful Chateaux, sunflowers and delicious cheese. I keep coming back to Chain Gang for several reasons- the guides are fun and have a good sense of humour. The bikes are comfortable Trek hybrids. The other guests are usually very interesting, nic..."
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4 reviews
Starts
Montreuil-Bellay
+14 Destinations
Pays de la Loire
Ends
St-Pierre-des-Corps
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Start in Montreuil-Bellay and end in St-Pierre-des-Corps! With the bicycle tour Bike Tour, Loire Valley, France (guided groups), you have a 6 day tour package taking you through Montreuil-Bellay, France and 15 other destinations in France. Bike Tour, Loire Valley, France (guided groups) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals and more.
Age range
12 to 80 year olds
Max Group Size
15

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  • B
    Written on February 6, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    I have been on 6 excursions with The Chain Gang and my repeat business should speak volumes about how I value their bike tours. The tour guides are wonderful. Each guide speaks the language and handles each day's itinerary. In addition, the guides are expert bike mechanics, so when I am on tour with The Chain Gang, I don't have to worry about anything. The luggage is transferred from town to town. The accommodations are fine and the food is typically out of this world. The bikes they provide are extremely good quality trek bikes and the routes are well chosen for their sights . . . and wines. Overall, the tours are carefree and exhilarating.
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  • IQ
    Written on January 25, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    I have been on 5 chain gang holidays and have thoroughly enjoyed each of them. I have even repeated a couple of the tours but with different groups of people the whole adventure becomes a different experience. The tours are well designed to allow you to see the countryside and villages/towns at their best. The guides are knowledgeable, patient and encouraging! Really important when you’re struggling up a hill. The accommodation is good - sometimes quirky. The food is geared towards local produce and is of a high standard. The occasional picnic makes for a lovely lunchtime experience. The bikes are excellent quality and I have been tempted to take the odd one back with me as I bonded so well with them. I have tried other cycle tour companies but I keep judging them Against chain gang which is a difficult company to match let alone beat
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  • JR
    Written on January 24, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    We have been on four Chain Gang Cycle Tours to Tuscany, the Loire, Normandy and Alsace. We go back because we have such a brilliant experience each time.
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  • AS
    Written on July 19, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    I just returned from the Loire Valley tour, which was my seventh tour with Chain Gang. As I expected, I had a wonderful time! The Loire is full of beautiful Chateaux, sunflowers and delicious cheese. I keep coming back to Chain Gang for several reasons- the guides are fun and have a good sense of humour. The bikes are comfortable Trek hybrids. The other guests are usually very interesting, nice people (I haven't had a bad group yet!). And the food is amazing! The nightly dinners are epic, and you also get to pick from a menu, which is not the case with some companies I've toured with. Honestly, half the fun is seeing what other people are eating. The value for the price with Chain Gang is unbeatable. I've enjoyed every Chain Gang tour I've taken and will return again.
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Itinerary

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  1. Day 1 The Garden of France and The Valley of Kings 
  2. Day 2  A Spectacular Underground Chateau, and Some Pretty Nice Vineyards 
  3. Day 3 Sleeping Beauty Woz 'Ere 
  4. Day 4 Chateau Chenonceau - Home of Louise The Inconsolable, Among Others 
  5. Day 5 Wine Tasting and Mushroom Tasting. This is Living! 
  6. Day 6 Chateau Chambord - The Highlight of the Week 
  7. Day 7 Downstream Must Mean Downhill - Right? 
  8. Day 8 All Over 

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  • Frances Anne9th April 2018
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  • Saturday
    Jun 30, 2018
    from Montreuil-Bellay
    6 Days
    Thursday
    Jul 5, 2018
    to St-Pierre-des-Corps
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    $75
    USD $1,806
  • Saturday
    Jul 21, 2018
    from Montreuil-Bellay
    6 Days
    Thursday
    Jul 26, 2018
    to St-Pierre-des-Corps
    10+ seats left
    $75
    USD $1,806
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    Aug 25, 2018
    from Montreuil-Bellay
    6 Days
    Thursday
    Aug 30, 2018
    to St-Pierre-des-Corps
    10+ seats left
    $75
    USD $1,806

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Location
Montreuil-Bellay is the starting point and St-Pierre-des-Corps is the endpoint.
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No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 30 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $1806 for Bike Tour, Loire Valley, France (guided groups), but the deposit of 10% is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
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Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 236 km.
  • Montreuil-Bellay (France)
  • 8 km
  • Breze (France)
  • 8 km
  • Fontevraud-l'Abbaye (France)
  • 4 km
  • Montsoreau (France)
  • 15 km
  • Chinon (France)
  • 10 km
  • Rigny-Usse (France)
  • 19 km
  • Villandry (France)
  • 9 km
  • Azay-le-Rideau (France)
  • 34 km
  • Nitray (France)
  • 13 km
  • Chenonceaux (France)
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