Top 5 of the best arguments for cycling around Dinan-Cap Fréhel! 👇
Take it easy 🧘
Between us, who would resist the call of tranquility the time of a stay in Brittany? In Dinan-Cap Fréhel, pedaling has definitely become our favorite activity! Once in the saddle, admire the beauty of coastal landscapes, towpaths and the surrounding valley pass before your eyes. A clear beach, steep cliffs... We take full advantage of it! 😍
No need to plan long itineraries, the important thing is to enjoy! So we take the time to breathe the sea air and let ourselves be guided to the rhythm of our desires...
And to strut around safely, head for the greenway V2/V3. On the V2/V3 routes, the portions of tracks reserved for bike are the majority and small portions of cycle routes are also waiting for you. But do not panic ! The surface is smooth, the road is safe, clean and perfectly suited for family excursions. What to plan an immersion 100% relaxation in the middle of nature! 🍃
Unearth hidden nuggets 🔎
Who leaves his bike in the garage, shortens his trip! Se ride a bike is also very popular for discovering the destination differently and spotting new, unsuspected corners. Skeptics? So pedal up to Bétineuc pond or on a bike lane overlooking the ruins of guildo castle. You will tell us about it! 😉
Help the planet 🌍
The use of a bicycle is the perfect solution for visiting the region while taking care of theenvironment ! Coupled with another gentle means of transportation like the marche or electric boat, it is THE star practice of the responsible tourism. Fancy a maritime getaway on the Rance? Direction the port of dinan by bike before boarding your ship Dina’Vig. On the side of port of la Hisse in Saint-Samson-sur-Rance, take a seat on board with Walks on Rance for a bucolic getaway between a small stone bridge and the banks of the Rance! All you have to do is wet the swimsuit! 🩳
Cultivate yourself by pedaling
Far be it from us to open a holiday diary during your stay in Dinan-Cap Fréhel, we rather suggest that you combine natural and cultural visit. Accompanied by a guide with Cape Evasion et Kaouann or following your own itinerary, enjoy your bike tour to discover the Gallo-Roman villa of Le Quiou, the Maison de la Rance, the Manoir de la Grand Cour in Taden or even Fort Lalatte. In addition to working your brain, you are now ready to impress your loved ones. Don't thank us. 😌
Keep in shape without great difficulty thanks to the electric bike 💪
Cycling is like cooking: it's up to you to choose the heart you put into it! Fancy a fitness trail ? Open your map (yes, it still exists) and draw your circuit. The fastest wins! 🏅
But if physical exertion isn't your cup of tea (and there's nothing wrong with that), give it a try. rental of a bicycle with electric assistance. Combined with the low gradient of our greenways, it is your ally for a family itinerary very soflty !
Pssst: the car is already full and you have no more room for the bike ? No problem, choose the bike renting ! Our compassionate service providers are here to help you have the best possible trip to Dinan-Cap Fréhel! 👇Discover all providers
We go green on the greenways of Dinan-Cap Fréhel
Brittany in all its glory 📍
Need to get some fresh air? Nothing better than a cycling getaway along the region's greenways! Mainly reserved for cyclists, they guarantee the preservation of local heritage and the environment. The only greenway in Dinan-Cap Fréhel, the V2-V3 is (unpretentiously 🙄), one of the most beautiful cycle routes to explore in Brittany! On your way, you can take parts of the cycle route, but the ride is no less pleasant!
On each side of the greenway 💚
Several routes are available to you: departing from the port of Dinan, follow the Rance then take the old railway line towards Dinard / Saint-Malo. For the most motivated among you, it's a very nice circuit that allows you to reach the sea in 1h40 by bike! It's the perfect opportunity to sing the song “we've come a long way, we've gone the distance…”. Bring out the star in you! 🎤
On the other side of the port of Dinan, the southern part of the greenway which joins Evran separates at the level of the pond of Betineuc. The V2 continues along the Ille-et-Rance canal until reaching Arzal via Rennes and above the Vilaine river. This is our favorite part of the greenway to take the most beautiful photos of this lush nature. A real postcard! 🗺️
And for the more adventurous, the V2 greenway crosses Redon, a stage of the Vélodyssée. A must-do route if you want to cycle to the Atlantic coast! This is our favorite stage! 😉
V3 continues on our territory at the level of the Land of Faluns in Tréfumel. The route includes stops at Le Quiou. Then, the circuit ends in Questembert, towards the Presqu'île de Rhuys. An itinerary of choice for visiting the different facets of the region during a family stay.Dinan-Cap Fréhel cycle routes and greenways
The other bike paths for strolling in Dinan-Cap Fréhel
1. The part of Ille-et-Rance by bike 🏘️
For bucolic stay closer to nature, opt for a bike ride on the towpath which runs along the canal. From Dinan and towards Evran, the 12 km route promises a few surprises to admire, such as the small town of Léhon and its romantic locks. Once along the Bétineuc pond, you have arrived at your destination: welcome to the Land of the Faluns ! The bike lane offers a fabulous spectacle where the gauge stone, a former shellfish deposit, has marked the facades of the houses and the activities around the quarries with its pale color. We want to go back! 🤗
2. The bike route between the Ille-et-Rance canal and Coëtquen 🛤️
From a distance of 34 km, the bike circuit “between Rance and Coëtquen” departing from the port of Dinan allows you to discover beautiful landscapes shaped by agriculture. From villages to villages with remarkable old buildings and up to the forest of Coetquen, it's an opportunity to work on your endurance! Who knows, after all, the future champion of the Tour de France could be you! 🏆
3. A bike course a short distance from the coast 🌊
Finally, the bike link from Plancoët to Saint-Jacut is the nicest way to reach the Cote from the commercial and flowery city. There 17 km bike lane offers lovely views of the Arguenon as well as the ruins of the Château du Guildo. You know what they say: after the effort, the comfort. A few more pedal strokes and you can take a dip! 💦
For the most motivated, we continue and join the Velomaritime in the direction of Sables-d'Or-les-Pins.
À bicycle, it's so much nicer, explore the whole territory by bike thanks to our many cycling tours and hikes.
Le departure is imminent, stabilize on the saddle, feet well anchored on the pedals and on the way good troops !