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Take your pick from: 6 "véloroutes" and 14 networks looping through the Loire Valley, Touraine, Sologne, Perche and Berry ...

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A network of accommodation options with bivouac-tents
Published on 03/05/2016

A network of accommodation options with bivouac-tents

"Abricyclo" structures adapted for bike trips...

Opening dates vary, in general from April to late September/October 


Are you looking for "natural" accommodation tailored to bike trips, without having to carry your equipment or set it up at the campsite every evening?

 Discover a rental solution, which can be booked for one or several nights, at a competitive price, ideal for your weekend or leisure bike trips: bivouac tents on stilts.

There are now 15 "Accueil Vélo" establishments in the Centre-Val de Loire Region offering this eco-friendly accommodation option for the 2016 season along the Loire à Vélo and the Saint-Jacques à Vélo cycling routes.

Several types of bivouac tents exist, and different names are used for them (campétoile, abricyclo...), but all of these half-wooden, half-canvas bivouac tents are composed of a shelter with benches and a table on the ground floor, as well as a sleeping area for 2 people.  Sanitary facilities are available close by and most establishments also offer on-site catering services.


On the Loire à Vélo route (East/West direction) – 9 campsites:


On the Saint-Jacques à Vélo route (North/South direction) – 6 establishments:


What is "Accueil Vélo" accommodation? It is accommodation located less than 5 km from a cycling route, committed to welcoming bike tourists and providing quality services to suit their needs and expectations.



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