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A cycling trip immersed in nature in the heart of Brittany

Nature & small heritage
Short trip (3 to 5 days)
I begin / Family

5 unforgettable days on a family cycling holiday along the Nantes-Brest Canal

Want to try out travelling by bike as a family? This safe, relatively flat route along the towpath of the Nantes-Brest Canal is the perfect place to start! Lovers of nature and culture will be thrilled: it offers panoramic views, a nature reserve, villages filled with flowers, an abbey, a lake, and much more.

😍 This route is the perfect opportunity to take your time and discover central Brittany, try out some fun leisure activities, and arouse your taste buds! 

📍 95 km
⏱️ 4 stages
🏁 Gouarec ➡️ Guerledan ➡️ Glomel
🚲 I begin / Family

Practical info


➡️ Type of route: round trip

🅿️ Where can you leave your vehicle?

In Gouarec, there’s a large car park near the canal, accessible via Rue de la Gare (see on Google Maps)

🚲 Bike hire

At the Camping de Gouarec campsite, there are different types of bikes (classic, pedal-assist electric, tandem) and equipment (panniers, trailers) on offer.

📓  Finding your way around

There are a number of paper guides to help you follow this route, find the references.


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