Road Biking Break in Swiss Normandy
Explore rural France riding along pretty roads virtually free of traffic, passing chateaux, cider farms, rivers and villages. Explore a wide range of quiet country lanes from easy going to more strenuous routes.
Once you experience Swiss Normandy you will understand why the area is a training ground for Tour de France riders! Enjoy our home-from-home service and stay in a comfortable Farmhouse.
ROAD BIKING WITH RARA
The well-kept secret of Swiss Normandy is a biking haven where wildlife still has the upper hand, just 40km inland from Caen. As the River Orne winds its way through the area's unspoilt countryside, it creates deep valleys and immense cliffs in the granite landscape. As a result there is a wide variety of stunning routes offering gentle, scenic rides right through to tough challenging climbs.
Take a deep breath of fresh country air on the winding downhill descents. With a wealth of local knowledge, your guide will show you local routes passing rivers, woods and an abundance of wildlife in this beautiful area of northern France.
Get an insight into Normandy culture as you ride through quaint villages and come across farms where you can drop in and taste locally produced cheese, cider and calvados. This is rural France at its most welcoming, mix with the locals in the village tabac and cafe.
RARA HOME-FROM-HOME SERVICE
Staying in a bright and welcoming farmhouse in rural northern France, you might find like many of our previous guests, that you just don't want to leave!
You will be met with a warm and friendly atmosphere, where we look to meet your needs before you even know you have them. Using the farmhouse as a base allows you to really settle in. After a satisfying day of riding arrive home pleasantly aching, put your feet up with an aperitif and nibbles, and dream about the delicious home-cooked three-course evening meal being cooked up, just for you.
For your evening meals, you will enjoy scrummy home cooked food to fuel the hard ridden rides, all made with locally sourced produce and designed with your preferences in mind. With our informal but attentive hosting you can just sit back and share tales of the day's ride before retiring to your room, closing the shutters and getting into a comfy bed.
RocknRoll Adventures' service will leave you confident that all the practicalities of your holiday have been entrusted to safe hands. Your booking will be managed by a dedicated member of the team to ensure you have one point of contact at RocknRoll Adventures, and so receive the best possible service. Add to this the better weather and much better food, and you have the perfect cycling holiday.
Example shown is for a 3 day short break.
Any length of stay can be arranged.
- Price: £165 - £249 dependant on group size
- Approx Travel Price: £25 - £100
- Holiday Duration: 3 days
- Activity Duration: 2 days
- Group Size: 1-40
- Trip Dates: May 2nd-4th 09 & Sept 26th-28th O9
- Availability for groups of 6+: May to Oct
- 2 nights accommodation
- 2 breakfasts
- 2 x 3 course evening meals with wine
- 1 full day guided ride
- 2 half day guided rides
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