The Languedoc vineyards by bike
The Languedoc vineyards by bike
From the city of Carcassonne to the Pic St Loup
8 days / 7 nights - EAF *
From Carcassonne, you cycle towards the Cabardès before reaching the small winding roads of the Minervois. The border is almost imperceptible... but you are now in the heart of the St Chinian vineyards. The backdrop is superb: the Caroux and its steep relief while the banks of the Orb are welcoming. The route then leads you to the Faugérois and its vineyards following the contour lines ... the Salagou Lake and its red ruffles, the vineyards of the Terrasses du Larzac, the gorges of the Hérault...
* possibility of renting an electric bike at the start of the tour
You will drive through the vineyards of Cabardès, Minervois, St Chinian, Faugères, Terrasses du Larzac and Pic St Loup
Guided tour offer : Cité de Carcassonne
Offer of possible associated visits : Abbey of Caunes Minervois, Minerve, circulades du Minervois, Roquebrun (Mediterranean garden), Faugères (windmills), St Jean de Fos (pottery village) - Pont du Diable, St Guilhem le Désert (Abbey of Gelonne), Cambous (prehistoric village).
Languedoc Nature has obtained the national label "Vignobles et Découvertes" for its involvement in tourism on the theme of wine and vine. We invite you to come and meet the producers. A stay where you can enjoy yourself while pedaling...
Free formula with cartographic support (IGN Top 100 maps, topo-synthesis and stage profiles). Winegrower visits on the basis of 2 visits / day.
Cycle touring accessible to the greatest number. The stages are adapted to regular road cyclists who wish to have time to discover and visit.
Cycle touring trip in the heart of the largest vineyard in the world, that of Languedoc Roussillon in Occitania. Visits of the heritage, meetings with the wine growers and the pleasure of pedaling on the small roads of the Languedoc vineyard.
From Carcassonne to Pic Saint Loup - 8 days
Day 1 : arrival and guided tour of Carcassonne
Day 2 : Start of the bike ride - 44 km
Day 3 : Bike ride - 35 km
Day 4 : Bike ride - 35 km
Day 5 : Bike ride - 52 km
Day 6 : Bike ride - 30 km
Day 7 : Bike ride - 42 km
Day 8 : Leaving after breafast
Visits to wine producers - basis 2 visits / day
You are welcomed by passionate winegrowers who create the soul of their land. They will introduce you to their domain, their grape varieties and make you discover their wines that they raise with love. We select preferably producers in organic farming or biodynamic farming.
2021 season - From April to October
|The service includes|
- Accommodation in hotels and guest houses.
- IGN Top 100 maps, the route of the hike and the topo-synthesis of the stages.
- Visits to wine producers (2 per day)
- Transfer to the starting point at the end of the hike
- Bicycle rental (electric bike possible) - if chosen.
|The service doesn't include|
- Picnic (optional)
- Cancellation insurance (4.5%) & comprehensive insurance
We are all aware of the environmental impact of our travel by car. Going on vacation is a significant source of CO2 emissions, especially because we usually travel long distances to get away from it all...
So if "soft mobility" tempts you, Carcassonne station is there to welcome you. The return trip can be made from Montpellier.
Simulate your journey by train or contact us for any further information.