Cycling France (Lonely Planet Cycling Guides) (Travel ) Bien sûr, you know how beautiful France is. Well, consider this: it looks even lovelier when seen from two wheels. The soaring Alps…the château-dotted Loire…even surprisingly cycle-friendly Paris – no wonder cyclotouristes have been coming here since the 19th century. Whether you want a gourmand’s tour through vineyard and farmland, or to conquer the principal climbs of the Tour de France in the High Alps, this guide gives you the best of France on two wheels. Inside this book: – Itineraries to suit all fitness levels. – Elevation charts and detailed maps. – Comprehensive listings for sleeping, eating and facilities along the way. – Comprehensive coverage of Corsica. We know because we go: every Lonely Planet guide is 100% researched and updated by our author s on-the-ground.