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Authion by Bike Cycle Route

Touring cyclist in La Bohalle
21.0 km
Touring cyclist
1h 45min
Easy
  • The Authion by Bike cycle route runs between Loire-Authion and Saumur for 52 kilometres (including 21 kilometres in the Angers Loire Métropole urban community), through the heart of the Loire-Anjou-Touraine regional nature park. Cycle leisurely through the marshes of the Authion Valley and along the banks of the river. The area is rich in plant and animal life which you can observe along the way.

    Highlights in the Loire-Authion area:

    - Taking a river cruise to Le Thoureil
    - Climbing up to...

    The Authion by Bike cycle route runs between Loire-Authion and Saumur for 52 kilometres (including 21 kilometres in the Angers Loire Métropole urban community), through the heart of the Loire-Anjou-Touraine regional nature park. Cycle leisurely through the marshes of the Authion Valley and along the banks of the river. The area is rich in plant and animal life which you can observe along the way.

    Highlights in the Loire-Authion area:

    - Taking a river cruise to Le Thoureil
    - Climbing up to the gallery of the bell tower in Rosier-sur-Loire
    - Visiting the Végépolys centre of horticultural excellence
    - Learning about the square dip net fishing technique
    - Visiting the Loire Odyssée visitor centre in Saint-Mathurin-sur-Loire

    Download the Angers by bike map

  • Documentation
    GPX / KML files allow you to export the trail of your hike to your GPS (or other navigation tool)