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Cycling on the ViaRhôna cycle path

The pleasure of cycling in complete safety!

Whether riding the whole euro velo route between Lake Geneva to the Mediterranean sea following the Rhone river or a short part of this cycle path in Bugey, let yourself go along the river flow along vineyards, rivers and lovely villages. Many touristic sites can be discovered along the way!

The ViaRhôna in the Bugey

More than 50 km of cycling path can be discovered by bike, on rollerblade in the area!

The ViaRhôna is a cycling route that connects Lake Geneva to the Mediterranean Sea over 850 km (the entire bike route is not only made of bike paths).
This bike route is easily accessible with many parking lots available to users along the route.
It is suitable for children and families since it is secured and mostly flat.
Picnic tables are at your disposal along the way to take a break while enjoying the beauty of the landscape.
Different touristic sites can be visited near the ViaRhôna.

Various points of interest to discover near the ViaRhôna :
  • Grand Colombier, its famously difficult climb, its panoramic view of the Alps.
  • Culoz, its historic town, the castle of Montveran.
  • Ceyzérieu, atypical village, house and marshes of Lavours, nature reserve.
  • Vongnes, winegrower village, its cellar with its museums of winemaking traditions and tools of the stone trades.
  • Chanaz, charming village along Savière canal, cruise departure on Lake Bourget.
  • Lit au Roi lake, its port and its view.
  • Belley, capital of Bugey, its cathedral, its history.
  • Izieu, memorial museum of Jewish children.
  • Brégnier-Cordon, its nautical base.
  • Glandieu, its majestic waterfall.
Our maps

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Map of the ViaRhôna between Lyon and Geneva

Download the map of the ViaRhôna between Lyon and Geneva and find out more about the cycle route, the cycling loops nearby, the links with other cycling paths, accommodations, services, activities and other interesting discoveries along the way!
Get more detailed maps of the ViaRhôna by clicking here.

Map of the ViaRhôna from Lake Geneva to the Mediterranean

Download the map of the ViaRhôna between Lake Geneva and the Mediterranean Sea and find the facilities of the sections of the cycle route, the other cycling routes connected to the ViaRhôna, the cities crossed, the railway stations as well as a brief description of the different sections.

Everything to organize your cycling holidays


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