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    Cycling ride through the Burgundy vineyards Photo: Alain Doire, Bourgogne Tourisme

Cycling in Bourgogne - Franche-Comté

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For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions in Burgundy. Use our Travel Guide as a source of inspiration for planning your next adventure and browse through descriptions and route details of the most beautiful cycle routes.
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The 10 Most Beautiful cycle routes in Burgundy

BIKE-Reisereportage Massif Central, Frankreich
Mountainbike Transalp · France
The Grande Traversée du Massif Central à VTT (or GTMC)
recommended route Difficulty S2 moderate Multi-stage route
1
1,402.2 km
170:33 h
22,869 m
23,128 m
1400 km by mountain bike from Morvan in Burgundy to the Mediterranean Sea! In 2018, the Grande Traversée du Massif Central à VTT (or GTMC) was reborn, offering mountain bikers a route almost 1,400 km in length!
Road Bike · Ain
Challenge des 40 cols à vélo dans l'Ain by Daniel Bernard
recommended route Difficulty difficult
3
664.1 km
50:10 h
16,590 m
16,590 m
Par étapes ou sur plusieurs jours, découvrez cette Grande Boucle de référence qui place l'Ain aux sommets du vélo de route ! En savoir plus Consultez la playlist vidéos
Kirche von Ouroux (Okt. 2012)
Mountain Bike · Burgundy
Jakobsweg: Zentralmassiv von Cluny nach Ranchal
recommended route Difficulty difficult
1
59.2 km
6:45 h
1,319 m
824 m
Teil einer Radreise auf dem Jakobsweg von Meckenheim nach Santiago de Compostela.
Goumois: Brücke über den Doubs nach Frankreich
Mountain Bike · Neuenburg/Jura/Berner Jura
Grand Doubs Tour
recommended route Difficulty S1 difficult
75.5 km
5:45 h
1,150 m
1,003 m
Very beautiful and remote tour along the Doubs from Le Locle to St. Ursanne, all the way on the Swiss side. Probably the longest tour in Switzerland directly along the national border.
Nevers sur les bords de Loire
Cycling · Nièvre
EuroVelo 6 - De Nevers à Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire
recommended route Difficulty easy
81.8 km
5:40 h
31 m
62 m
Belle étape à vélo sur l'EuroVelo 6 (allant de l'Atlantique à la Mer Noire sur un tracé de 4 450 km) qui débute à Nevers, cité ducale qui surplombe le fleuve royal de La Loire et qui se poursuit en direction de Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire.
Long Distance Cycling · Burgundy
The Tour de Bourgogne à Vélo®
recommended route Difficulty moderate
664.6 km
45:30 h
1,218 m
1,218 m
The Tour de Bourgogne à Vélo® is made up of five safe and sign-posted trails that cover nearly 800km. They comprise greenway trails and cycling routes that run along the towpaths, old railway lines and small roads through the vineyards. 
French Divide - Mont Dore
Mountainbike Transalp · France
French Divide
recommended route Difficulty difficult Multi-stage route
1
2,184.9 km
232:05 h
38,000 m
38,000 m
Traversez la France du Nord au Sud sur 2200 km de sentiers, chemins et petites routes... Magique ! Vous connaissez la mythique Great Divide ? La French Divide est elle aussi en train de devenir une grande classique des traversées en bikepacking et sans assistance !
Plateau des Mille Etangs
Long Distance Cycling · Massif des Vosges
Escapades à vélo au cœur des Vosges du Sud
recommended route Difficulty moderate Open
252.4 km
18:00 h
4,245 m
4,245 m
Partez à la découverte de 10 Stations Vertes du Parc Naturel Régional des Ballons des Vosges!
Cyclistes devant le château de Chambord
Long Distance Cycling · France
La Loire à Vélo - Loire Valley by bike
recommended route Difficulty easy Multi-stage route
1
757.2 km
53:23 h
2,599 m
2,751 m
The Loire by bike is simply the leading cycling route in France, with more than 1 million cyclists riding it every year. And for good reason, if you want to discover cycling, what could be better, frankly?
Vineyard Clos
Cycling · Burgundy
Beaune to Meursault
recommended route Difficulty easy
30 km
6:25 h
179 m
160 m
Ride the ‘Voie des Vignes’ cycle route from Beaune through the southern Cote de Beaune. Discover the prestigious wine producing towns of Pommard and Volnay. Further on you will reach what is to be considered the best white wine cellar in the world, Montrachet in Puligny-Montrachet. From here, return to the sleepy square of Meursault to soak up village life with a large glass of Burgundy.
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LesPlanchesVTT by Guillaume
September 18, 2022 · Community
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Boucle cyclable n°06 des Verriers by Kamel
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