Discover « La Loire à vélo » from Tours
For a day, a weekend or a week, with family or friends, the Best Western Plus Artist Hotel welcomes youon your itinerary Loire à vélo.For a break in the center of Tours, you can take the time for a quiet urban stop. Located in the city center of Tours, the hotel offers a free bike garage.
The course of La loire à vélo is a cycling route of 800 km. Unique in France,this cycle route connects Cuffy, near Nevers, to Saint-Brevin-les-Pins. This course runs along the longest river in France, the Loire. The Loire à vélo will allow you to discover many cities, including Tours.
From Blois to Tours
To reach Tours by the Loire à vélo, you will first have to go through Chaumont-sur-Loire, Ambroise and Montlouis-sur-Loire. You will be able to admire the magnificent vineyards which surround you, all along this course. Approximately 60 km separates Blois from Tours, so count a day trip.
After a good day of cycling, your room at the Artist hotel will be waiting for you with all the comfort you will need. You can also discover the treasures of Tours.
From Tours to Saumur
After a good night’s sleep and a stroll in Tours, you can move towards Saumur. On your way, you can reach the castle of Villandry which is 21 km by bike. Particulary appreciated for its gardens, ths castle will amaze you. From Villandry, you can reach Rigny-Ussé, then Candes-St-Martin and finally Saumur. Count 85 km in total to reach Saumur from Tours.
Do not hesitate to contact the teams of our hotel for more information.