Cycle guides

Wind your way through the Loire valley and explore the royal river, cycling peacefully on special tracks and small, quiet roads. Take the time to visit some of the Loire’s many historic towns and villages, then take your pick between campsites, hotels, apartments and guest rooms, on the banks of the river, in the heart of the forest or in the centre of the city. It couldn’t be easier, with our special “Loire à Vélo” cycle guide.

Containing detailed maps of the cycle routes, practical and tourist information, addresses and contact information for essential cycle services: a must-have tool for organising your cycle holiday in the region.

Also available, 6 maps covering the French routes of Eurovélo6, of which 4 are on Loire à Vélo.


  • Easy-to-follow directions,
  • Tourist information,
  • Service points to repair or hire bicycles,
  • List of accommodation options, including youth hostels, campsites etc...

Cycle guides

The complete Loire à Vélo Trail, from Nevers to the Atlantic

With 18 stages for cyclists of all ages and abilities the queen of cycle paths snakes its way through France’s valley of the kings. Full maps and address list! – Over 600km of safe cycle trails through the Centre and Pays de la Loire regions – 45 detailed route maps – 18 stages, with easy ri (...)

6 maps to cycle across France, from the Atlantic to the Rhine

Eurovélo6 is an international programme supported by the European Commission. These maps present a suggested cycle route from the Atlantic all the way to the Rhine, travelling along the Loire. – Perfect scale for cycle tourism, 1:100,000 – Legend in 3 languages: French, English and German – M (...)