5-days France and Belgium
- 6 May – 10 May
Our 5-day itinerary includes some of the First World War Battlefields including Vimy Ridge, Ypres, Passendale and The Thiepval Memorial. Heading South to Dijon we turn back to Tours and Le Mans before heading North West to Caen and St Malo. From here we head towards Juno Beach, Sword Beach and The Pegasus Bridge. Thereafter we head to Rouen capital of the northern French region of Normandy, and then toward Calais and homeward bound.
Tour highlights include:
- Le Mans circuit
- Great dining at overnight stops
- WW1 cemeteries and WW2 D-Day landing beaches
- Pretty French villages
- Good roads!
- Route can be extended to ride via the Loire valley from Angers.
Cost for the 5-day France and Belgium trip is £750 per person based on two riders sharing a twin room. Cost includes return Eurotunnel crossings and Hotel for four nights (minimum of 3 star rating).
Evening meals, fuel, insurances, tolls, entrance to any attractions and daily sustenance are not included.
This is an action packed itinerary with plenty to see and enjoy. Autoroutes will be used occasionally as well as the peage system (French toll-roads) just to get the full experience.
Day 1 – Calais to Reims
Day 2 – Along one of my favourite roads, between Troyes and Dijon!
Day 3 – An Autoroute day today!
Day 4 – We will find part of the Le Mans race circuit!
Day 5 – Along the coast homeward bound in time for our late afternoon crossing.
Tours can be tailored for shorter days in the saddle – just drop us a line such that we can tailor an itinerary to suit your tour wishes.