Practical info

Guides and books

You can be sure of good companions on your route to discover the French Velodyssey. In this section, we look at some of the guides and books available that will prepare you for your get-away and provide essential practical and tourist information to make the very most of your experience.

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Your bicycle

Having a bike in good condition (and, if possible of good quality) is essential for a successful trip on the Velodyssey. Here are our tips:

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Where can I hire a bike?

Renting a bike is a good way to kit out a group or to ensure that what you are riding is of good quality and properly equipped.

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Bicycle and road safety

If the bicycle is a synonym for freedom, it is also, however, vital to respect some essential rules.

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Where to sleep ?

Hotels, campsites, hostels and other accommodation for groups are available all along the route. Many of them offer specially adapted services to cycle tourists.

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Where can I get information?

There are various sources of information to help you prepare for your bike trip.

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Train & Bike

To really travel green, consider the train! The TER and other trains are a practical way to get back to the start, or vice-versa, to organize a weekend get-away or simply to skip a stage or two.

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The Cross-Channel Connection

The Channel crossing connecting between the French and English sections of Velodyssey is between Roscoff and Plymouth. It provides a regular service with up to three departures a day, each taking around six hours per crossing.

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Prepare for your outing

A successful trip should be well prepared. Don’t get caught out - follow these simple rules.

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Especially for families…

A get-away on bikes should always be a pleasure for the whole family, especially with young children.

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Get ready to roam !

What could be more exciting than setting off on your bike to discover new landscapes in your own time and explore a new stage each day? If well prepared, this (not too demanding!) adventure is within everyone’s reach.

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