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Cycling in Provence + wine

We had a great cycling trip in Provence last week. This was our first cycling holiday and we found... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
annabooth306
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Kent, UK
A well-organized bike tour in Provence

The biking directions were excellent, allowing us to easily navigate the winding streets of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bergkarenc
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Corvallis, Oregon
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We provide excellent Self-Guided Biking and Walking Tours, and Guided Wine Tours throughout France.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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57 Rue du Fauberge Madeleine, 21200, Beaune, France
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+33 9 83 20 71 56
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a great cycling trip in Provence last week. This was our first cycling holiday and we found all the information very easy to use and follow (the step-by-step route guides and GPS were very helpful). The routes were great and the scenery was...More

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detours2005, Manager at Detours in France, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your comments, I really appreciate Do not hesitate us Florent

Reviewed 1 week ago

The biking directions were excellent, allowing us to easily navigate the winding streets of villages. Sarah was very responsive to any questions we had, whether by email before the trip, or by phone when we were in-country. The accommodations and restaurants she lined up were...More

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Sarah B, Manager at Detours in France, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Karen, thanks so much for your excellent review! We're so glad you enjoyed your cycling tour in beautiful Provence... We hope to have you back sometime in the future :).

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had never been to France or even Europe before. We looked at multiple biking tours and settled on Detours in France as they seemed to have everything we desired. We were not disappointed. Our trip was one of the best things...More

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Sarah B, Manager at Detours in France, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Jim, thank you thank you! We SO appreciate your kind words, and were thrilled to be the ones to help you and Teresa with your first holiday in beautiful France!!! Hopefully the first of many wonderful vacations here....

Reviewed August 7, 2018

Detours in France organized an absolutely wonderful and memorable trip for us. It was a pleasure working with Sarah, who was always very responsive. Everything went flawlessly. The hotels, taxis, and meals were excellent. The walking directions were very precise. And of course, the setting...More

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Sarah B, Manager at Detours in France, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Hi Kislaya, What a wonderful review - thank you so much! I'm thrilled the Alsace trip was such a success for all three of you, and that you enjoyed the package we put together - and I agree, a beautiful part of France!!!

Reviewed July 24, 2018

An excellent 4 day trip for our family. Well organised, good quality equipment and detailed instructions. Hotels provided were in excellent locations and all helpful with storing our bikes. Great fun!

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Reviewed July 23, 2018

Detours in France, a local based tour group, gave us an excellent experience of biking in the Burgundy region. We were picked up after a long day of travel from the U.S. by Florent, who arranged the entire trip which was 6 nights stay and...More

Thank Ric G
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Sarah Bird at Detours-in France was amazing from start to finish of our week long self-guided bike tour in Alsace, as well as during the preliminary months of research, planning and booking for our group of 8 people. Her efficiency and professionalism really made our...More

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Sarah B, Manager at Detours in France, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Claudia - hoorah! Thrilled you loved the tour - THANK YOU for the glowing review!!!!

Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

This was our second trip with Detours our first bike in Burgundy this trip Walking in Alsace. Again extremely well organised maps were easy to follow and having the back up of the GPS mapping that they now have makes it very easy to follow....More

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Reviewed July 5, 2018

Just finished a self-guided hiking tour in Alsace and give this firm high marks in every category. The hotels were excellent. The walking routes were well thought out (though some felt long). The route guidance included a great iPhone app (Ride with GPS) and detailed...More

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Sarah B, Manager at Detours in France, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Tom - thank you for posting this great review! We're thrilled you chose us, too :). Cheers Sarah

Reviewed July 5, 2018

My wife and I recently finished the Best of Loire Valley Cycling Tour, the Classic option. The routes took us mostly along bicycling paths and little-driven backroads to the significant chateaux between Blois-Chambord and Azay-le-Rideau. The maps and route instructions were accurate and easy to...More

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Sarah B, Manager at Detours in France, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Lloyd - thank you so much for your great comments; looking forward to helping you with another tour! Cheers Sarah

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