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Certain regions resonate with enchantment in our heads and spending a cycling holiday there is an ideal way to discover them. If you feel like it, go on a cycling tour on the roads of the Luberon, in Provence, you won’t be disappointed…
It is on small and quiet roads, through magnificent and changing landscapes that you will survey the region to discover all its richness and its secrets.
A cycling holiday in Provence will take you from the fertile lands of the Durance plain to the more rugged terrain of the Alpes de Haute Provence. Cycling is a key activity in the region as you cycle inland not far from Mont Ventoux, the legend of the Tour de France!
Choose a cycling holiday in Provence and cycle through the region’s sumptuous landscapes to discover its cultural heritage. A cycling tour in the Luberon is an opportunity to visit the famous small medieval villages perched on the hills: true Provencal jewels. Lourmarin, Gordes, Cucuron… Many of these villages are listed as one of the most beautiful in France and will be part of your cycling tour.
Take the time to stroll through the narrow streets to discover the hidden treasures: fortified castles, churches, old bastides, abbeys… All these villages are witnesses of a tumultuous history whose vestiges are still visible: a cycling tour that will delight history buffs and lovers of old stones. Our detailed logbook will guide you to all these places that you should not miss.
When you think of this region, you think of cicadas, lavender fields, sunshine… And it is precisely in this setting that your cycling tour will take place. This region is surprisingly rich in geographical features: You pedal in the middle of orchards, along the Durance river, in pine forests…
Cycling in the Luberon is a great way to see the region. Your cycling route takes you along the lavender fields, so typical of the region, to the ochre cliffs of Roussillon and its surprising colours ! A cycling holiday where scents and colours will delight nature lovers ! Normandie Rando also offers you the chance to follow in the footsteps of the greatest Tour de France cyclists by climbing the famous Mont Ventoux ! A stage reserved for the most seasoned cyclists…
Combining sporty holidays and gourmet holidays… that goes hand in hand with Normandie Rando ! A cycling tour must include the discovery of the local gastronomy and if you opt for a cycling holiday in Provence, you will be well served as the region is full of fruits to be tasted without moderation! Strawberries, cherries, melons, figs… Energy and vitamins for a successful cycling holiday! When you are in the Apt region, don’t leave without having tasted the local speciality : candied fruits… Perfect against hunger pangs !
A cycling holiday in Provence is also an opportunity to go wine touring : red, white or rosé wine lovers, the Vaucluse now produces 3 appellations d’origine contrôlée. Other wonders of the region: olive oil, goat cheese, honey… In short, a cycling tour full of delicacies !