The Loire by Bike route, is a concept started by the French tourist board to encourage tourism along the banks of the Loire. The project was started by the Pays Loire and the Val d’Aubois tourist boards and is now a major regional project between the Centre and Pays de la Loire tourist regions. The overall project is a link of the European bicycle route connecting Nantes with Budapest and consists of the progressive development of a cycling route that spans nearly 600 kilometres between Cuffy and Saint Brévin les Pins.
The Loire Valley offers several benifits to the route, its reputation, the renowned wine and food, the protected nature, the mild weather and above all the suitability of the terain for cycling.
The Loire by Bike route in this area of the Loire Valley starts at the Le Guétin canal bridge, near Le Bec d’Allier in the commune of Cuffy.
Full details of the routes can be found here