Ah, the pleasures of cycling around Pont-Aven, in the magnificent region of South Finistère! Whether you’re a nature lover, a culture buff or simply an adventure enthusiast, this region is full of wonders to discover on exciting cycling tours.
The Nantes-Brest Canal
A must for cycling enthusiasts. This route offers picturesque landscapes, charming locks and a soothing tranquillity along the way. Cycling along the canal, you’ll have the chance to admire the magnificent Finistère countryside, pass through authentic villages and discover the fascinating history of this iconic waterway.
You’ll be amazed by the beauty of the Breton coast. Steep cliffs, sandy beaches and wild coves provide the perfect backdrop for an invigorating seaside picnic. Imagine sampling delicious local specialities, such as fresh seafood, while taking in the breathtaking ocean views. It’s an experience you’ll remember for the rest of your life.
Across the fields
If you prefer a more rural setting, the countryside of South Finistère is yours to explore. The quiet little roads wind through lush green meadows, golden wheat fields and typical villages. This is the perfect opportunity to stop off in a picturesque spot, spread out your chequered tablecloth and enjoy a delicious picnic in the midst of the surrounding countryside. Let yourself be overwhelmed by the tranquillity of these places and enjoy the fresh air while recharging your batteries.
Culture on the move
As well as breathtaking scenery, South Finistère is also full of fascinating cultural sites. In Pont-Aven, birthplace of the school of painting, you can soak up the artistic atmosphere that has inspired so many famous artists. Wander the picturesque streets of the town, visit the art galleries and discover the places that inspired masterpieces. An enriching experience that combines nature, culture and creative passion.
Whether you’re a fan of coastal landscapes, country walks or cultural discoveries, the great cycling tours around Pont-Aven and South Finistère will offer you unforgettable pleasures. So get on your bike, pack your picnic basket and set off to discover these wonderful Breton treasures. Enjoy the ride!