Saumur to the Atlantic

Discover the charm of the Western Loire region : from Saumur to Saint-Brévin

Then ride through the Anjou area and its vineyards, and finally "take the plunge" into the Atlantic Ocean at Saint-Brévin. Bask in the sun on the Atlantic beaches!

The tour is for 7 days and 6 nights with 5 days of cycling.

Bike hire is included

Itinerary & prices - see below

Getting here

- self drive or take the train to Saumur (via Paris)


Have a few questions - do email us

or; if you prefer to chat over some questions - do call us on 0203 137 7678

 

  • Arrive in Saumur

    Discover the lovely town of Saumur overlooked by its 14th century château and famous for its National Riding School and its sparkling white wine.

    Getting here:

    Self drive:
    From A85 highway > Exit n°3 « Saumur » follow N147.

    TRAIN:

    From London via Paris : Austerlitz train station > Saumur train station

    Taxi transfer: about €10 during the week and about €15 on Sundays.


  • Saumur – Angers | 57 km

    The first day on the bikes - following the cycling paths towards Cunault church, a masterpiece of the Romanesque art!

    Then continue towards to the peaceful city of Angers and its chateau sheltering the famous and immense Apocalypse Tapestry.


  • Angers – Montjean-sur-Loire | 37 km

    Todays cycling is in the heart of the vineyards of Anjou and you can visit  Aubance and Layon.

    Take the time to stop and enjoy Savennières which is famous for its dry white wine, and continue to Chalonnes island in the middle of the Loire river.


  • Montjean-sur-Loire – Champtoceaux | 39 km

    The cycling today is along the banks of the Loire river and you will experience its wild landscapes.......

    You will cycle via the village of Saint Florent le Vieil and on to Champtoceaux - which has a magnificent setting located on the borders of Anjou and Brittany.


  • Champtoceaux – Nantes | 32 km

    From countryside and small villages to the big city of Nantes. Discover another point on view of the Loire in the capital of the western part of the river.


  • Nantes – Saint-Brévin | 59 km

    A stage along marshlands and countryside ending at the estuary of the Loire river and enjoying the seaside and beaches of Saint-Brévin.


  • Departure during the day

    Breakfast followed by check out 

    If you decide to spend more time in the area, we can offer an extension in Saumur or Saint-Brevin - do get in touch and we can make some suggestions


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  • Meet & greet


    Meet & greet No need to struggle with heavy luggage or equipment and no need to take a shuttle bus - Simply drive to the terminal forecourt where you will be met by a uniformed driver who will take all the stress away from you.

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Highlights

  • Saumur
  • Anjou
  • have a dip in the Atlantic!

What's included

  • 6 nights’ accommodation in 3-star and 2-star hotels 
  • 1 dinner (drinks not included)
  • 6 'buffet' or 'continental' breakfasts
  • 1 travel folder (itineraries English)
  • Luggage transfer during the day
  • Equipped bike hire for 5 days (with helmet)
  • Hotline for tour duration

Prices based on 2 sharing a twin/double room

Supplements & discounts

Supplements:

  • Single room +£175
  • Half board +£115 for 5 dinners
  • Prefer an e-bike +£55

Discounts:

  • own bike -£75

Other things to consider

Do also budget for:

  • Local tax
  • lunches and dinners
  • flights
  • transfers (if required)
  • Travel insurance

Holiday insurance

Holiday insurance is a requirement when booking our holidays

If you have a policy in place - that's great - if not the policy on our site is available from MPI  This covers all the key areas.

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