The Athos is an historic Canal du Midi barge specially designed to navigate the Canal du Midi’s narrow waterway and low 17th century bridges. Athos was built in 1964 as a commercial grain and wine barge.
What can be more ubiquitously Provençal than lavender? A sea of fragrant purple flowers carpeting the rolling hills and extending into the horizon.
These two majestic capitals are finally linked by cycle paths and low-traffic roads. From Paris, France’s most romantic city, you will cross the Seine and Epte rivers valley to reach the sea.
Beautiful chateaux, famous wines and terrific food : what more do you need to experience the real France ? This cycling tour
starts in Bordeaux and then moves into the vineyards including the famous name of Saint Emilion on up to Bergerac. You then
travel into the Prehistory region of the Dordogne, Les Eyzies and Sarlat.