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SWISS TOURER

FRANCE

For sure there isn’t much left to say about France and its long history as a cycling nation, however if you choose to cycle tour this country, it will provide a 1000+ stories. To discover it at your pace gives it a whole new dimension.

 

What is it about?

 

  • A unique life style – The French know how to enjoy life!

  • Good food and wine

  • Medieval and contemporary history

 

 

The pros for a cycle tourist:

 

  • A very dense network of side roads with almost no traffic

  • A nation where cycling is ingrained in its culture

  • Many cycle ways and a good infrastructure

  • Cycle touring can easily be combined with other activities

 

 

The challenges:

 

  • In the countryside the language barrier

  • In mountainous regions a certain degree of fitness is required

 

What kind of cycle tourists might appreciate France?

 

  • People who want to experience Europe at a pace that doesn’t miss out on anything

  • All those who have a weakness for good food & wine

  • Anyone who is intrigued by contemporary history