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EuroVelo 1 in France connects to EuroVelo 4, EuroVelo 6 and EuroVelo 3 and covers over 1,200 kilometres from Roscoff, Brittany down the Atlantic coast in Hendaye to the border with Spain. The sea is never very far away as you discover the best each region has to offer along France’s longest waymarked cycle trail. The rough cliffs in Brittany and the vineyards from the Bordeaux region invite to discover this stunning coast in the west of France.
  • Certified EuroVelo Route
  • Developed route with EuroVelo signs
  • Developed route
  • Route under development
  • Route at the planning stage
National information
  • Roscoff - Hendaye

    EuroVelo 1 / La Velodyssée ®

    La Vélodyssée is EuroVelo 1 in France. Whether you’re looking for a challenge or a leisurely cycle ride, La Velodyssée has something for everyone. Get on your bike and experience the wild beauty of a cycle route covering more than 1,200 kilometres from Roscoff, Brittany, down the Atlantic coast in Hendaye to the border with Spain. The sea is never very far away as you discover the best each region has to offer along France’s longest waymarked cycle trail. You can plan your very own La Velodyssée in advance or just take off on the spur of the moment thanks to a dedicated website which describes 15 sections and 57 daily stages. A voyage of discovery awaits you on the french part of EuroVelo 1, a route that was awarded 'cycling route of the year 2013' at the Vakantiebeurs 2013 by the Dutch themselves !

    Route descriptionElectronic maps / GPS tracksPrinted materialPublic transport connectionsCycle friendly services (accommodation, cafes, restaurants etc.)Bike rental facilitiesBookable offersPoints of interest / attractions etc.

    available in en / fr

    http://www.velodyssey.com/