Starting from Angoulême, the capital of the comic strip, you will gently ride the Flow Vélo to reach the unique Island of Aix and …
Along the Charente Valley you will discover the perfect combination of river, stone and vine. This cycling holiday is largely based on the “Flow Vélo”
A cycling trip along the Charente and the ocean. A sweet ride through the countryside in the land of Cognac, oysters and “carrelets”.
Cognac cycle tour in the land of the “Nectar of the Gods”: « Cognac ». Cycling, food and spirits! Discover Charente on your two wheels!…
Come and discover the Atlantic Velodyssee bike tour from La Rochelle to Arcachon ! This Atlantic coast cycling route has been elected b…
The Velodyssee from La Rochelle to Bordeaux cycle tour. From « la Rochelle » ancient fortified harbor, your cycling tour takes you alon…
The Nantes La Rochelle cycle tour along the Atlantic coast. From Nantes you go along the majestic estuary of Loire before reaching the …
Go on some bike tours in Charente and Charente Maritime !
Along the river Charente or on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, the Charente and Charente Maritime offer you varied landscapes. Gathering two bike routes and nearly 600 km of itineraries on cycling paths, the Charente is a region made for the cyclotourism ! Our bike tours in Charente and Charente Maritime are accessible for all, offering stays with a level of difficulty going from « relax » to « easy » you will be able to enjoy our bike tours, no matter what your level is.
Whether you opt for a trip on the Flow Vélo or for a stay on the ocean side by cycling the Velodyssée, you will have the opportunity to discover the Charente and the Charente Maritime at your own pace.
Travel through the Charente and the Charente Maritime, during your bike tours
The Flow Vélo connecting the Dordogne to the Atlantic coast allows you to discover Angoulême, capital of comic books, but also Cognac, land of the “Nectar of the Gods”. Then you could, depending on the chosen trip, discover the Aix Island, Oleron Island or the Ré Island. Our bike tours on the Flow Velo will give you the opportunity to discover the Charente, its charming villages, its vineyards but also its history by passing through Saintes and Rochefort.
If you choose to follow the Velodyssée, you could discover La Rochelle and its three towers, catch sight of Fort Boyard and continue your trip to Royan, where you will cross the Gironde Estuary by boat to end your bike tours in South West of France. By opting for a tour ending in Bordeaux, Arcachon, Biarritz or to travel the Velodyssée from Nantes to La Rochelle, you will have the opportunity to pedal along at you own pace and to enjoy the numerous bike lanes in the area.
To take advantage of the small roads with a bucolic scenery, to learn even more about the Charente history or to discover the wild coasts of Charente, we garantee varied bike tours, doable in family from April to October. To discover the land of the Charente or the maritime coast, we offer you a total of 7 different bike tours in Charente. Ranging from 6 to 8 days, you can choose to visit, either the Charente or the Charente Maritime.
Bike tours for all the levels
In order to offer bike tours accessible for all levels, we take care to propose « relax » or « easy » tours including steps not exceeding 70km. No matter what your cycling level is, our bike tours are self-guided so you can bike in your own rythm. So you will be able to enjoy your freedom to travel the roads as you wish. We provide a roadbook and a GPS application so you can follow your route, but we strongly suggest you to leave the original route to discover the different towns and villages you will cross.
Whether you want to cross the Charente from Angoulême to the Aix Island, or the Charente Maritime from La Rochelle to the Gironde Estuary, we will be able to advise you and present you the bike tour which corresponds the most to your expectations. For a family holiday, as a couple or with friends, take advantage of our different bike tours !
The region benefits from a relatively mild climate, we can offer tours from April, so you can enjoy the first spring sunshine, until October to discover the region early autumn, when temperatures are still mild. Of course you can enjoy our tours during your summer holidays, what could be better than a swim in the Atlantic Ocean after a day of cycling ? So don’t wait any longer before booking one of our bike tours in Charente and Charente Maritime !
Our tours are available in standard bikes or electric bikes.
Discover the bike routes in Charente and Charente Maritime during our tours
The Charente and the Charente Maritime, offer numerous biking paths to allow the tourists to discover this area in a new way. Connecting the Dordogne to the Aix Island, the Flow Velo, of 290 km allow you to travel through the Charente. By passing through Angoulême, Cognac, Saintes and Rochefort, you will take advantage of the bike route to travel on the small countryside roads of the Charente and its vineyards. Combining varied landscapes and culinary pleasures, the Flow Vélo offers you many surprises!
On the Charente Maritime side, you will have the opportunity to pedal along the Velodyssée, going from Roscoff to Hendaye, you will have the occasion to take this road along the Atlantic Coast ! To appreciate wild and coastal landscapes opt for our bike tours in Charente Maritime !