Gite near Albi, France

Perfect for a Cycling Holiday in France

Cyclist Friendly Accommodation

A spacious 1 bedroom holiday cottage set in rolling countryside close to many of the Tarn's véloroutes, the beautiful city of Albi - a World Heritage Site, medieval fortified villages, the Tarn valley and the Gaillac vineyards

River Tarn at Ambialet
Cordes sur ciel
Tarn countryside

'This is a superb location from which to explore Albi and the surrounding area by bike. The cycling is superb, flat loops or hills, whatever you like - make up your own routes or follow any of 20 or so clearly marked routes ranging from the very easy to the rather lengthy, full details of which are available from the gite's impressive array of tourist guides.'

  • CYCLE FRIENDLY ACCOMMODATION
  • Locked covered bicycle storage
  • Covered garaging for motor bikes ( not locked)
  • Bicycle washing facilities - hose/bucket/brushes
  • A large covered area in which to do repairs or maintenance
  • Basic tools - eg Allen keys, spanners, footpump, puncture repair kit
  • Local maps and information pertinent to cyclists
  • Washing machine, detergent and outdoors drying rack
  • Bed linen and towels are provided
  • Free Wi-Fi access
  • CYCLE ROUTES CLOSE TO THE GITE
  • BICYCLE HIRE SHOPS CLOSE TO THE GITE
  • DISCOVER THE TARN, ALBI and GAILLAC
  • DRIVING TIMES FROM THE GITE
  • Toulouse & Toulouse airport (Blagnac) - 45 minutes
  • Rodez airport - 80 minutes
  • Carcassonne airport - 90 minutes
  • Millau viaduct - 2 hours
  • The Mediterranean - 2 to 2.5 hours
  • The Pyrénées mountains - 2 to 2.5 hours
  • Bordeaux - just over 2.5 hours
  • Marseille - just over 4 hours
  • San Sebastián, Spain - 4.5 hours
  • Barcelona, Spain - just over 4.5 hours
  • Monte Carlo, Monaco - just under 6 hours
  • Paris - 6.5 hours
  • Geneva, Switzerland - 7 hours
  • Valencia, Spain - 7.5 hours
  • Milan, Italy - just under 9 hours
  • Edinburgh, Scotland - 19 hours