Cycling the Dordogne, France
The Dordogne comes close to offering everything that travellers head to France for: beautiful chateaux, traditional French cuisine, a spectacular landscape of vineyards, dense forests, winding rivers and picturesque fortified villages such as Beynac and La Roque Gageac. Charming towns such as Bergerac, Sarlat and Domme are also a must see and what better way to visit this amazing part of the world than by bike! This tour is a vast exploration of the Aquitaine region of France starting in the charming city of Bordeaux and then heading west taking in the famous vineyards and vast beaches of the Atlantic Coast. We'll wind our way through the world renowned vineyards and beautiful villages of this region, hugging the banks of the Dordogne river along the journey. You will get the opportunity to spend a leisurely day canoeing down with the tide of this magical river and sampling the finest food and drink of this magnificent hidden gem of France. This is a very diverse and beautiful tour that really allows you to immerse yourself in all the cultural goodies that France has to offer. If you've forgotten what the outside world is like and are itching to get out, then this one's for you!