South Brittany by Bike with AVELO MORBIHAN. Morbihan is a French department rich in diverse landscapes, with its coastlines, beaches, forests, and picturesque villages. Exploring Morbihan by bike is an excellent way to experience this region in a peaceful and immersive manner. Here is some useful information for cycling in Morbihan:
Cycling Routes: Morbihan has an extensive network of cycling routes, greenways, and less-traveled roads for cyclists. You can plan your route based on your interests and skill level. "Véloroutes" and "Voies Vertes" (Greenways) are often well-marked and well-maintained.
Véloroute Voie 7: One of the most popular routes for cyclists is the Véloroute Voie 7, which traverses Morbihan. It follows the old railway track, offering picturesque landscapes and a well-maintained path. This greenway allows you to safely explore the Morbihan countryside.
Local Loops: Morbihan also offers many local cycling loops, especially around natural sites like the Gulf of Morbihan, the salt marshes of Guérande, and the Brocéliande forests. These loops allow you to explore the region's natural treasures in-depth.
Cyclist-Friendly Accommodations: Many accommodations in Morbihan cater to cyclists, offering bike storage spaces and information about local routes. At Hôtel Le Marin, we offer a free garage for your bikes. Reservation strongly recommended.
Bike rental 10 mins walk from the Hotel : If you don't have your own bike, you can rent a traditional bicycle or an electric bike in several towns and villages in Morbihan. This allows you to get around more easily and enjoy rides without worrying about transporting your own bike. Avelo Morbihan, located at Place de la République in Auray, 10 mins walk from the Hotel, reachable on +33 2.97.58.04.06 www.avelomorbihan.fr
Safety and Equipment: Make sure you have all the necessary safety equipment, including a helmet, reflective vests, and lights for evening rides.
Themed Rides: Morbihan also offers themed rides, such as gourmet circuits or cultural circuits, allowing you to explore local cuisine and culture while cycling.
Whether you're an experienced cyclist or a novice, Morbihan offers a variety of cycling experiences suitable for all levels. It's an excellent way to enjoy the region's natural beauty, culture, and history.