When we talk about Ardèche, we inevitably talk about cycling activities. However, this does not prevent us from asking the following question: Is it possible to get around Ardèche by bike? It is probably the best way to visit this department of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. The green Ardèche, the great outdoors, water bodies, greenery, and different cycle tracks and lanes that suit everyone, little ones and grown-ups… that actually is an exceptional setting bike lovers are sure to enjoy.
Cottage rental in Ardèche: easy and convenient accommodation for cyclists
Cottage rental in Ardèche is made easy for cyclists, whether they come alone, with their families or their loved one, or in groups. Professionals from the cycle-tourism accommodation field have many years of experience, knowing that cycle-tourism and cycle races are part of the Ardèche culture. A particular advantage for cycle-tourism enthusiasts: the Ardèche cottages address them a special “cycling tourists” welcome characterized by the sympathy the Ardéchois inhabitants and their obvious passion for cycling. Moreover, other types of labeled accommodation (hotels, guest houses, camping, etc.) and specialized restorations are offered to tourists.
The Ardéchoise: The event for bike lovers
If there is an event that gathers the most people in Ardèche, visitors and villagers, it is definitely the Ardéchoise. This cycle race is famous not only in the department but also throughout Europe, being the second mass cycling event in the world after the Paris Marathon. Founded in 1992, the Ardéchoise again gathered thousands of cyclists (mountain cyclists, racing cyclists and cycling tourists alike) at its 25th edition, held last June from 15 to 18. Discovering breathtaking landscapes and decorated and lively villages, friendly sharing with the villagers… you can have it all while indulging in your favorite sport!