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Each week, expands with new biking routes, check the website regularly to get the latest news.

Paris 2024

The French cycle touring federation supports the Paris Olympic Games in 2024 !

jeux olympiques Paris 2024

Best places

Cycling facilities, safety, events, mountain bike trails, hospitality, services: nothing is left to chance to provide you the best cycle tourism experience wherever you are.


With the quality labels of the French Cycle Touring Federation, you can easily and safely travel with your bike !

territoire vélo

The label « Cycle-friendly territory » values the territories which offer welcome services and equipments suitable equipments for the bike practice.

Bases VTT

The label « VTT areas » is given to the sites proposing tourism supply for a rich and diversified mountain bike practice.


Legacy of the French Cyclotourism Federation, the « BCN-BPF control points » (six per department) represent a multitude of tourist sites to discover.


The Cycling Destinations 2017

A cycling qualitative network and adapted services to the cycle tourism practice.

la vélodyssée

Located at the crossroads of cycle tourism, Charente-Maritime has 4,300 kilometers dedicated to the numerous bike practices and has become the “Cycling Destination 2017”.

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Drôme has also become the « Cycling Destination 2017 » with Charente-Maritime.

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The most developed bicycle routes.

La Vélodyssée

A cycling itinerary connecting Roscoff in Brittany to Hendaye in the Basque Country on more than 1,200 kilometers.

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Also discover France with…

Clubs FFCT

Consultez les itinéraires de tourisme équestre en France avec la Fédération française d'équitation.

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Écoles de vélo

Le site officiel de la Grande Randonnée édité par la Fédération française de randonnée pédestre.

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Best addresses

More than 600 establishments offering impeccable hospitality and services adapted to cycle touring.

les Bonnes adresses
The label Best addresses

A personalised and warm welcome with advices on itineraries, tours, discoveries and also the possibility to rent bikes, materiels and accessories.

Le centre cyclotouriste des 4 Vents
The accomodation « 4 vents »

Open to everyone, this cycle tourism center has great views on the mountains of « Livradois Forez » and the famous « Chaîne des Puys ».


Cycling trips

The French cycle touring federation sets up trips for all budgets ensuring best value for money.

Our trips

Discover 100 dream destinations, in france and all over the world, with loops or nomadic itineraries, especially tailored to offer you the best of the visited lands.

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To het in real time the availability of our trips, in France and abroad, check our website !



About us

The French cycle touring federation

Established in 1923, the French Cycle Touring Federation is the first bike ride federation on the territory. It aims to develop cycle tourism in France and the bike practice for everyone. Each year, the Federation organizes 4,500 hikes in France and abroad which attract more than 2 million participants. Its 3,100 clubs and 400 schools welcome, advice and educate beginners and experienced people all over France.

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