from 9 am to 3.30 pm
4 hours and a half or so
step difference of the stage : +500 m
env. 17 km/h
The Loire Châteaux by bike !
Who has never dreamt of descovering those magnificient monuments known across the world ? Our tour which mainly follows cycling paths and green ways specially buit for biking is perfect to spend the day with the whole family !
This tour of 50 km or so gives you a unique opportunity to come close to wonders of the Loire’s cultural heritage. Many stops near by castles and gardens will give you the opportunity to take pictures and keep thoses moments full of emotions for ever !
We start cycling at 10 am at Muides-sur-Loire, and go towards the local forest of Boulogne where the famous castle of Chambord is based. Afeter a pic-nique in a natural and picturesque spot we head to the castle of Cheverny and its beautiful gardens. A short snack break we cross the nice vineyards famous for their fruity red wines of Cheverny AOC mainly made of gamay and pinot noir whereas white wines are made with sauvignon and chardonnay. The finis line at the castle of Chaumont sur Loire is the grand finale ofa fanastic dayfull of emotions !
Return transport from Le Mans, the rent of the bike (normal or electric) wine cellar visits, lunch, dinner (barbecue + wines) snack, English speaking cycling guide and support van.