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The most beautiful bike rides

The Verdon is a cyclist’s paradise. Discover the selection of our most beautiful rides, for cyclists, whether you are a beginner or an expert!

1.

Route des Crêtes

Whether it is by bike for the most courageous, or electrically assisted, the route des Crêtes is unmissable! The most beautiful panoramas of the Verdon region are located here and nothing beats the satisfaction of having done it by yourself. By bike, this mythical road takes on a whole different flavor… You just have to try it !

See the route of the Route des Crêtes

2.

The 2 lakes tour

This exceptional route will take you to the discovery of two lakes. The first one, the Castillon Lake, that you will be able to admire while going along it or by taking one or several breaks, in the long laces which await you. Trust us, it’s worth the trip. You will see the second one, the Chaudanne lake, when you arrive at the Croix de Mission, you will then be halfway! The beautiful view on the two lakes is yours!

See the route of the 2 lakes tour

3.

The Col de Félines

Starting from Entrevaux this pass is easy to reach, a distance of 7.45 km. A pleasant climb, the percentages are regular (5 to 6%) except the first kilometer between 8 to 9 %. The road is shaded, and offers a breathtaking view of the citadel of Entrevaux.

View the route of the Col de Félines

4.

The 3 Cols

For altitude lovers! The Col d’Allos, connecting the Verdon valley to the Ubaye valley, culminates at 2250 m and regularly welcomes the Tour de France. Located in the heart of the Mercantour National Park, the Col de la Cayolle with its 2326 m of altitude, will offer you breathtaking landscapes. The curvy road of the Col des Champs, 2087 m, will allow you to finish this loop in beauty.

See the route of the 3 cols ( 3 passes)

5.

The Col du Défend

This route allows you to enjoy the freshness of the forest during the summer. You are moving in a separate way on this low-frequency route, which is suitable for beginners in view of its low altitude.

Enjoy of this peaceful atmosphere to recharge your batteries in full nature.

See the route of the Col du Défend

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