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Biking in Provence‑Alpes‑Côte d'Azur

Welcome to Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur! The Région Sud is an exhilarating cocktail of three unique destinations: Provence, whose roads are bordered with olive trees and lavender fields. The Alps, where legendary passes rub shoulders with verdant valleys. And finally, the Côte d’Azur: its routes with sea views are the ideal playground for cyclists in any gear. Whether on roads or on trails, and with family or friends, in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, there is always a route to be pedalled.

Top spots !

The 15 best spots for your bike holiday

Col du Galibier, Mont Ventoux, and Col de la Bonette. If le Sud is the stage for the legendary Tour de France climbs, it also abounds with places that will charm mountain bike enthusiasts as well as touring cyclists! From the Terres Noires of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence to the paths of the Parcs Naturels des Bouches-du-Rhône, and the hairpin bends of Le Turini in the Alpes-Maritimes to the Îles d’Or in the Var, choose your destination, and get in the saddle!


Bike Itineraries for All Tastes

From the Alpine summits to the Mediterranean coasts, ride these Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur itineraries in athletic or relaxed mode, solo or with company, but always by bike. Bike holidays steeped in le Sud, invite you to discover a unique terroir and exceptional landscapes, punctuated by unforgettable encounters. Bon voyage!


Head south to head off on a multi-day adventure where you can let go of all your worries. With the “La ViaRhona,” “The Mediterranean by Bike” and “Around the Luberon” itineraries, dive into the essence of the Région Sud: lifestyle, heritage and Provençal specialities that are sure to delight you.


They live or have thrilled to the beat of the Région Sud, and they’re excited to share their experiences with you. Whether they are high-level athletes or avid bloggers, uncover the secrets of key figures from the bike world that are always on the go.