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Amazing Road Cycling Experience

Amazing Road Cycling Experience

Duration:4 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am a passionate and experienced road cyclist having been riding for 26 years and competing on a national and international level in South Africa and France at an amateur level. I cycle approximately 15 000kms a year and know the best, quietest and safest routes in my region. I love guiding people on rides, showing them the beautiful terrain of the Occitanie, stopping off in villages for coffee…
Gillian
Gillian
Gillian
Gillian

What we’ll do

In the morning I will meet my cycling guests, who may be staying at my Cycle d’Oc guesthouse or elsewhere , give them a brief rundown of our route, distance, elevation gain, approximate cycling time. This will all be based on their cycling ability and their choice of terrain. Coffee, water and lunch stops and points of interest we will see, will be discussed. Road safety rules will be…

What else you should know

You can bring your own bike, or I can arrange a good quality road bike hire.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Bike hire is available if required from the very good bike hire shop Mellow Vélos, located in the village of Paraza. I can organize booking of these bikes according to clients requirements

What to bring

Comfortable cycling shorts and jerseys. Sunblock, cycling shoes es, gloves, sunglasses, helmets although the bike hire will provide helmets if required
Cycling shoes, helmet, gloves
Sunblock, insect-repellent cream

Where you'll be

Each cycle route will be different based on the group’s requests and cycling abilities. I will take them on quiet, not well-known,safe backroads, seeing tiny hamlets, pretty churches and weird topiary ( to name a few) that few seldom know about or see, many being tucked away in the quiet countryside of Occitanie. We will stop for coffee and lunch at my tried-and-tested best cafés and restaurants and refill our water bottles at hidden water spring

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

You can bring your own bike, or I can arrange a good quality road bike hire.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Gillian
Amazing Road Cycling Experience
New experience
£35/person
New experience
£35/person