Cycling in Alsace Taking a break to sample the goods on the Bavarian Beer Trail |  <i>Andrew Bain</i> View over the Marne Valley, Champagne region Bikes in front of ancient church in Honfleur, Normandy |  <i>Kate Baker</i>

Raise Your Glasses!

The best beverage & cycling trails of Europe

Discover the endless vineyards and historical legacies of Epernay and Reims as well as the underground cellars of well-known houses such as Moët & Chandon as you cycle through the Champagne’s charming villages and captivating landscapes to discover these world famous wine cellars. Or, ignite every sense on a discovery of the famous Côte d'Or’s very best by bike. From private cellar tastings to riding past gently sloping vineyards, through small French hamlets and along quiet canal paths, the food, wine, scenery and hospitality of Burgundy is sure to provide a sensory overload.

Sample the best brews of Franconia’s Aisch Valley in Bavaria, a German region boasting an average of one brewery per kilometre. Embark on this exciting cycle tour, which also takes in the history and sites of the UNESCO World Heritage listed town of Bamberg, the medieval city of Rothenburg as well as Nuremburg. Or, experience the land of William the Conqueror along the Cider Trail in Normandy. Sample the gastronomical delights of a landscape filled with apple orchards that produce the numerous cider and calvados (apple brandy). This region in France is also home to the historic World War II sites of Omaha Beach and the American War Cemetery.

Good food, great wines, a rich history, stunning landscapes, picturesque villages; France’s Alsace region, bordering Germany, personifies ‘postcard perfect’. Pedal along some of the dedicated 800km of bike paths between Strasbourg and Colmar to absorb the best of this beautiful region. Or, cycle between award winning restaurants in countryside estates and quaint, medieval villages to appreciate a cycle journey that is crafted with the lover of wine and fine dining in mind. Sample the very best of Spain's Rioja region by bike. Explore its small castles & religious art housed in monasteries along the Camino de Santiago and the classic bold reds and regional produce that define the local gourmet cuisine.

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