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Pedalling under the sun on the côte d’Azur

Between the sea and the mountians, the Metropolis of Nice Côte d’Azur is full of surprises. Breath-taking landscapes, charming little streets and beaches as far as the eye can see. The ideal setting for a bike ride to discover this territory in the warm sun of the south. So, jump on and off we go!

Enjoy the seashore by bike

Vélobleu at all times

Wondering how to visit Nice : and what about doing it by bike? Vélobleu is for you, a self-service bike rental service, available 24/7, to pedal to your heart’s content with no limit in distance. To take a bike, all you have to do is go to one of the 150 stations spread around Nice, Cagnes-sur-Mer and Saint-Laurent du Var, or with the app. Select the subscription you want: by the day from €1.50, for the week from €5, by the month for €10 or by the year from €25. All you need to do now is choose between city bikes equipped with a big basket in front and a seat which is easy to adjust, or the new 100% electric bikes which also have an anti-flat tyres and a phone holder. Don’t worry, with 1550 town bikes and 200 electric bikes, there’s something for everyone!

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Discover the trails in the Esterel

Get on your Moovbike and Very Bike Trip bikes

To discover the Massif de l’Estérel on a mountain bike, one of the most spectacular Côte d’Azur sites between the sky and the sea, choose a bike rental service in Nice. We recommend the expertise of Moovbike and Very Bike Trip. The first is a rental service for electric mountain bikes on demand, respectful of the environment as the bikes are all totally powered by the wind, the rain, the sun and your well warmed-up legs! Cutting-edge bikes which blend design, comfort and easy use from €25 for 2 hours per bike and per person. Added bonus, a helmet, a gps, a backpack, a bottle of water and an tyre sealant spray are included in the rental. And for a ride in the Esterel organised from A to Z by professionals and guided by a professional instructor, we recommend Very Bike Trip! Their team will be delighted to help you choose the best formula according to your level and what you want to do. Road bikes, gravel bikes or mountain bikes, come and be charmed by these bikes made in France from €49/half day.

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Circuits just for you

Freedom, admire, pedal away!

A large number of circuits will help you to discover the Massif de l’Estérel in total freedom. From the very easy circuit for beginners to the harder circuit for the seasoned riders, you will find what you need. And to help you choose, here are our top 3 of the best circuits. The “Le sommet de l’Estérel pour tous” circuit[1], for electric bikes is ideal for beginners. A 2-hour 14-km ride with no difficulty with a gentle climb which takes you to the top of the massif. To go the next level, try the “À la découverte du barrage de Malpasset” circuit[2], an invitation to relive the history of this dam during a 32-km ride of about 3 hours. The “La grande boucle de l’Estérel” circuit[3] will be a delight to the more athletic and those who love adventure! A 5-hour expedition on a 48-km itinerary which goes round the massif. Breath-taking views all along the ride to discover the sheer size of the Estérel and some good memories of your bike tour on the Côte-d’Azur.

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