Cycling travel from Mediterranean Sea to the Cevennes

Cycling travel from Mediterranean Sea to the Cevennes

Throughout Languedoc, Larzac, Gorges du Tarn and Cévennes in South France
7 days / 6 nights

Cycling tour throughout the Languedoc region, garrigues, vineyards, Larzac plateau, Tarn gorges, Cevennes massif with the discovery of La Couvertoirade and Saint Guilhem le Désert, medieval villages.

At Languedoc Nature, we know pretty well the area, so we organise quality routes. It means that we design the itinerary throughout roads with low traffic to let you discover peacefully the landscapes in Languedoc.

The choice of the hotels, gites, B&B, restaurants and other suppliers is one of our main concern. We are willing our clients to experience the best during their holidays with us.

Trip highlights: 

- Montpelliéraines garrigues, Herault gorges and St Guilhem le Désert.

- Larzac and its wide open spaces, land of pastoralism. Couvertoirade.

- The Grands Causses, a territory inscribed on Unesco's World Heritage List as a "living and evolving cultural landscape".

- Tarn gorges between Causse de Sauveterre and Causse Méjean, with the impressive limestone cliffs for scenery...

- The ascent of Mt. Aigoual, summit of the southern Cevennes.

- Descent towards the Languedoc plain passing at the foot of the Pic St Loup,"lord" of the garrigues.

TYPE OF TRIP: 

 

Self - guided tour

We provide you with the maps and the road book. The accommdation and the catering will be reserved for you.

 

LEVEL: 

This biketour is intended for people who are used to cycle on hilly routes. It is better to book this trip if you practise regularly sport all year long.

Pedal in the Cevennes
PROGRAM: 

During this travel, you visit the "Causses and Cevennes" area wich is enlisted by UNESCO to the World Heritage. This natural environment is well preserved. La Couvertoirade, a fortified village and Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert known for being a stage on the Santiago Path.

 

Day 1 - 62 km

Day 2 - 68 km

Day 3 - 56 km

Day 4 - 61 km

Day 5 - 62 km

Day 6 - 78 km

 

PERIODS

 

From April to October

 

Bike travel on Larzac plateau
Cevennes and bike
Tarn Gorges Cycling
La prestation comprend

• Accommodation in hotels or in B&B.

• Breakfasts, packed lunches and dinners.

• The road book and the maps in the self guided trip

La prestation ne comprend pas

• optional : bike hire

• optional : luggage transport

• Personal expenditure

• Comprehensive insurance (4,5%)

COME BY TRAIN: 

We all know the impact of our car travels on the environment. Driving to the holidays location can produce a large amount of CO2 because of the long haul distance to get away...

Nearest train stations : Montpellier.

Check your journey by train with SNCF or OUIGO and contact us for any further information.