Top three castles in the Loire
There are many reasons to head to the Loire Valley other than its world-famous vineyards. In between sipping wine and taking in the stunning views of ...Read more
Cycle from one full-bodied red to another, with plenty to see in between
One of the most famous wine regions in France, the very word ‘Burgundy’ immediately conjures up rich, deep reds you can almost taste just by thinking about them. In between wine tastings and gorgeous gastronomic stop-offs, you’ll enjoy riverside cycling through wonderful scenery, to bustling market towns and grand cathedrals.
Your journey starts at a beautiful château hotel in Fleurville, from which you’ll continue into the hills around Chardonnay and Juliénas, exploring quaint villages - and even some prehistoric caves. All the while, the wine will flow...
We love: Poulet a la crème, the medieval hilltop Eagle’s nest of Brancion, Cluny with its ancient abbey and National Stud Farm, the Château de Cormatin and the endless miles of cycle paths.
• Delicious restaurant meals each night
• Bed and breakfast accommodation
• Expert on the spot support
• Luggage carried between your hotels
• Fully serviced touring bikes
• 100% financial security through ABTA and ATOL
This is a Cycling for Softies Original Tour
Whether you're planning a cycling sojourn in France or a gentle tour of the Italian countryside, keep the magic alive for a few more days with one of ...Read more
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