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Bike holidays

Looking for ideas for your bike holidays in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur? From vacation packages to good addresses for relaxing, we’re here to help you plan your cycling holiday in France!

In the heart of the biggest mountain-bike area in France!

The ideal mountain bike formula for couples!

Duration: 2 days / 1 night
Distance:  62 km
Price: From €90 tax inclusive

The “Le Duo” stay is mostly on trails with a few single-tracks, to keep the territory’s “DNA” alive. It is accessible to all with no major difficulties. A holiday with your GPS. Starts from the Office de Tourisme et Base VTT du Val de Durance for two days of mountain biking on out-of-the-ordinary routes. In Château-Arnoux in the morning you can leave your luggage (1/per person + toolbox). Remember to take a picnic for the 1st day. From 2 pm installation in twin or double room at the gite d’Augès, all-in athletic dinner, breakfast and lunchtime picnic basket included. Extra cost for single room +€15 per person. Maximum 15 people.

Please note: sheets and towels included, shower in the room, toilet on the landing. Valid every day of the year!

Day 1 – 33 km: Start Château-Arnoux – Peyruis (780 D+)

Day 2 – 29 km: Start Peyruis – Château-Arnoux (460 D+) Services extra: Guiding with a certified mountain bike trainer and rental of mountain and electric bikes

Office de tourisme et Base VTT du Val de Durance
Base VTT du Val de Durance
04160 Château-Arnoux-Saint-Auban
Tel: +33 (0)4 92 64 02 64

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The exceptional playground of Var will undoubtedly delight mountain biking enthusiasts.

Duration: 5 days / 4 nights

Price: from €790

Embark on a journey to explore the Provence-Alpes Côte d’Azur region by mountain bike. Thanks to their all-inclusive package, La Toupie Bleue makes your cycling dreams come true.

On the program:

  • Half a day in the Estérel,
  • Half a day in a mountain biking stadium to work on: handling, trajectories, performance, and comfort on the bike according to your level (physical & technical),
  • 1 day of riding in Dracénie or in the East of Var,
  • Half a day in the Estérel on an electrically assisted mountain bike. All that’s left is for you to hop on your bike and experience this unique adventure!

Trip available in May, June, and September. Based on a rate with a 3-star hotel and a pool.

For more information:

La Toupie Bleue

Phone: +33 (0)4 89 25 77 42


A great escape in the Hautes-Alpes

Price: on request and depending on availability.

A bike vacation in the Parc National des Écrins? Come and be spoiled by a night at the Auberge Edelweiss. A place for cyclists, conceived by cyclists that lies just a few kilometres from your bike route. Ideal for recharging your batteries on the eve of your bike outing. On site, we will tell you all about the passes, we will lend you a repair kit, and we’ll look after you with a balanced breakfast, a sauna, and massages on request. Zoom to this bike holiday in the Hautes-Alpes!

Further Information:
Auberge Edelweiss La Grave
Tél : +33 (0)4 76 79 90 93



Rev up with Sun-e-Bike

Duration: 8 days/7 nights
Km: 335 km
Price: from €842 per person, including VAT/ night/ breakfast
based on 2 people sharing a double room – 2-star or equivalent

Head off to exploring Provence for 8 days! From the hilltop villages of the Luberon to the preserved landscapes of the Alpilles, a change of scene is guaranteed. Sun-e-Bike offers you a made-to-measure holiday. Choose the type of bike you want, the accessories and the range of hotels in which you wish to stay, and get cycling! To start your route, rendezvous in Bonnieux, where you will get your roadbook. On the agenda, Gordes, one of the most beautiful villages in France, the Provençal Colorado of Rustrel, and Les Baux-de-Provence. On the 8th day, you will arrive in the charming town of Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, where your luggage will be waiting for you. After 335 kilometres through the Alpilles and the Luberon, this charming region will hold no more secrets for you.

Further Information:
Tél : +33 (0)4 90 74 09 96



Fat Bike at la Colle St Michel

Duration: 2 hours

Price: From €50 tax inclusive

Want to discover the mountains in a different way? You can do it with a fat bike! Take a specific type of mountain bike with extra-large tyres suited to snow-covered paths, breathe in fresh air and set off to discover our beautiful nature with the family or with friends on a Fat Bike ride or a guided ride. You’ll get your fill of thrills! This winter, you can enjoy the Nordic sites of Allos and La Colle Saint-Michel which have new trails accessible to Fat Bikes. Pierre Mounier, a local certified mountain bike guide will take you off on a discovery of these preserved areas where you will get a new taste of the mountains on a fat bike. For this stay, you will stay in an establishment which has been approved by the national brand Accueil Vélo. You will be able to enjoy dedicated services (bike shelter, bike cleaning, information on the itineraries, etc.) and you will be well looked after. In Villars Colmars, a pretty little town with narrow little streets and stone-clad houses with little wooden balconies, or at La Colle Saint-Michel, a little village at the foot of the Nordic trails, discover our Accueil Vélo accommodation: – Hôtel Restaurant Le Martagon** – Gîte d’étape de La Colle Saint-Michel

Price includes: Fat Bike activity of your choice: Discovery: €50 / person or Outing: €70 / person

Price does not include: Double room in 2-star hotel or stop-over gîte with breakfast (from €69 / 2 people)

Good to know: Accessible to all from age 13 (or 1m50) Every day from 9 am to 7 pm, approx. 2 hours’ activity. You will need suitable shoes and a pair of gloves for this spot. Booking required.

More information:

Fat Tracks
04260 Val d’Allos – Le Seignus
Tel : +33 (0)7 68 77 87 06

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Follow Delphine Reinert, cyclist and competitor on the roads of Haute-Provence.

Between hills and plateaus, lakes and rivers, these guided outings will take you through landscapes with a thousand colors and scents, guaranteeing you challenges, elevation changes, and plenty of riding pleasure! 04 Cycling Tour is a company created by Delphine Reinert, an experienced cyclist trained in postural analysis, holding a certificate as a “Leisure Sports Animator,” a physical trainer, and educated in sports nutrition. The Durance Luberon Verdon Tourist Office has partnered with Delphine to offer 3 outings per week from July to November. The outings are tailored to different levels: “small gear” on Wednesdays, “medium gear” on Saturdays, and “big gear” on Sundays.

For more information:

Durance Luberon Verdon Tourist Office

Tel: 04 92 74 61 02