From 5 April to 13 October 2017. Small groups starting from 4 people.
Active exploration doesn’t have to be synonymous with rest houses. The proof, this high-quality Provence discovery trip on electrically assisted mountain bikes offered by a new, dynamic agency. These vehicles open new horizons and promise you superb views. And because in Provence everything is linked to the art of living, it is in a superb Relais & Châteaux hotel in Luberon that you will be able to take the time to discover traditions and haute cuisine. Trips led by a local state certified guide and carried out with a sole purpose, to indulge you.
Wednesday / The Luberon: Upon your arrival at the Domaine Coquillade Village 5*, your guide will equip you with a bike and gear. After a light lunch of fresh regional produce, departure for a circuit through the vineyards and ochres of Luberon. On your return to La Coquillade, tasting of house wines with the cellar master, then a generous gourmet bistronomic dinner.
Thursday / The Mont-Ventoux: It is on the southern slope of this unique mountain, a Provençal symbol of worldwide cycling, that you will experience this second day in the Ventoux. The rolling forest slopes will gently lead you to the summit under the cover of the trees. Then, “the Giant” will present itself to you for a road finish on the path of the Tour de France competitors. En route our team will await you with a gastronomic picnic before the descent on the paths of the southern slope towards the ochres of Bedoin. In the evening, a gastronomic dinner inspired by the treasures of the Provençal region.
Friday / The Ochres of Colorado Provençal: You will choose between an enjoyable recovery ride to discover the ochres among the underground mines of Gargas and Colorado Provençal, or, enjoy a stroll through a local market. After lunch the Ride & More team will ensure your transfer to the TGV station at Avignon.
Rate/Pers. starting from: €1695.00 including 2 nights accommodation in the ***** Relais & Châteaux hotel in double/twin room, full board except for one meal (free), leadership from a cycling guide and a support vehicle from Day 1 to Day 3, rental of an electric bike and equipment, transfer of baggage, the return trip between Avignon Station and the hotel.
This price does not include drinks, personal expenses, all services not mentioned in the programme.