LVV8- Cycling from Poitevin Marshes to Ile de Ré
From 01 April to 30 November
You start your bike trip in Niort and discover the small roads and narrow canals of the Poitevin marshes. You cross the small villages, discover the fauna and flora of the marshes with a guide on a boat and visit the magnificent abbey of Maillezais.
Stop in the city of art and history of Fontenay-le-Comte before leaving the wild Marais Poitevin to reach the beautiful port city of La Rochelle. The next day you ride to the Ile de Ré where you will discover the long fine-sand beaches, the salt evaporation ponds of Loix and Ars-en-Ré, the fortified city of Saint-Martin-de-Ré or the producers of Pineau wine. Your bike trip ends in La Rochelle.
Price per person on Twin share basis
|2 or 3 Star|
-7 nights accommodations
-6 day rental of a fully equipped bike (sadddle bags, locks, toolkit)
-Luggage transport from one lodging to the other
-Road book with maps and descriptions of the routes and touristic leaflet
-Return of the bikes
-Local visitors' taxes
On arrival day, you will be provide a touring bike adjusted to your size, with front rack pack and integrated file compartment, saddlebag, helmet (on demand), reflective vest, repairing toolkit with patches etc.
We can also provide the appropriate equipment for your children: baby seat, bike trailer or trailer bike depending on their age and size.
Electric bikes are available for a fee.
We include luggage transport from one accommodation to the next using a private vehicle. in order to let you enjoy your trip comfortably and without stress:
Our word of advice : as we know from experience, we strongly recommend you to avoid wearing a backpack during your cycling trip.
For this trip, we also provide the GPS tracks on demand in the. gpx format at no extra cost.