BRITTANY ROAD CYCLING HOLIDAYS
BRITTANY road cycling holidays are a perfect way to start any cycling season. Whether you are looking for something relaxing and laid back or looking for a pre season challenge or training to get you in good shape, then Brittany is for you.
Why choose Brittany road cycling holidays with Yellovelo…..
- You won’t get lost, we’re with you every step of the way.
- If you choose to ride till your wheels fall off, then that’s what the support vehicle is for!
- Load up everything you need to take with you for the day on the support vehicle not on your bike.
- Enjoy a group/team holiday together and experience this beautiful part of France.
- Don’t like a lot of traffic!? Brittany is definitely for you!
- We know the best routes! Maximise your riding.
- Friendly, professional advice, assistance, training & on the road coaching.
- Last but no means least…… we love what we do and we know where the best coffee is!
BRITTANY is a very cycle friendly area with its quiet well surfaced roads, and endless options for riders of all abilities. Brittany road cycling holidays are guaranteed to wet anyone’s appetite for the sport if you are relatively new to it and will definitely surprise you if you are up for a challenge and wanting to put plenty of Km’s under you belt before embarking on other terrain and locations.
DATES: Bespoke Itineraries available May/June/Sept/Oct/Nov. Please enquire for a quote.
BRITTANY offers hundreds of quaint secondary roads away from the traffic wiggling in and out of very typical granite built villages and hamlets, giving a rich choice of routes through the beautiful countryside. Brittany cycling holidays is the perfect terrain for road cycling and offers great training for any rider.
The added bonus of our Brittany cycling holidays are the coffee stops! We make it our mission to sample the coffee from local cafes found in almost every village en route so that you have the perfect coffee stop to recharge before continuing the ride. You won’t get a more French and local experience than this!
Yellovelo’s Brittany cycling holidays operate in Brittany during the spring and autumn months in the area made famous by the Mont St. Michel, St. Malo, Fougeres (has the oldest Medieval Castle in Europe) and cider! Val De Rance cider is in our opinion the best French cider and we’d recommend a sip before your holiday is over! Our area of Brittany is home to some lovely country estates, castles, local markets, and not forgetting the seaside port town of Cancale which is famous all over France for its exquisite seafood.
YELLOVELO can prepare various bespoke itineraries for when YOU want to ride for your perfect Brittany road cycling holiday experience. We do ride further a field in other Breton departments such as Morbihan, including Belle Ille and the department of Cotes D’Armor (Granite coast), Finistere as well as various Normand locations which are just a hop skip and a jump from us.
As part of your Brittany cycling holidays itinerary, we can tailor make your days to suit and if you wish to finish the day’s ride in one of these lovely locations to enjoy a slice of French culture and cuisine or to just relax and take it all in, then we can do this! You let us know and we’ll make it happen.
BRITTANY cycling holidays itineraries can be very relaxed which would be ideal for those wishing to combine a relaxing French holiday with the satisfaction of progressing with your cycling and achieving a great day out on your bike or we can tailor an itinerary to focus on training and getting you ready for mountain riding or sportive events.
There are many cycling events that Brittany hosts during the spring, such as local circuit racing in the villages to the Tour De Bretagne. The Tour De Bretagne is a great event to watch young riders and pro teams and is a great opportunity for cycling enthusiasts to potentially spot future Tour De France winners!
BRITTANY PRE SEASON TRAINING FOR CLUB RIDERS
Training in Brittany gives any rider the luxury of quiet roads and endless route options to suit various training programmes. Undulating terrain with surprisingly steep & cheeky gradients, invisible mountains and long descents all make an ideal training ground for any rider’s ambitions.
Why Brittany? What’s so special about it? Bernard Hinault 5 times Tour winner, Louison Bobbet Winner of the Tour De France three consecutive years, rookie David Gaudu who won Tour De L’Avenir in 2016 and not forgetting French pro rider with Giant, Warren Barguil were all Brittany born and trained! Not forgetting of course that the famous town of Plumelec that pops up in the Tour De France as well as hosting the 2016 European Cycling Championships. Enough said!
Yellovelo can assist coaches with guiding and vehicle support and plan routes and itineraries to suit the clubs training needs. Full board and accommodation provided and airport transfers available upon request.
Coaches, please get in touch with us with your requirements and we’ll do the rest! Contact Us