CYCLING ROUTES IN BUGEY
Cycle on the quiet roads of Bugey and enjoy exceptional views of the Alps, Mont Blanc and alpine lakes.
Discover our climbs from the famous and very difficult Grand Colombier to the less known, less difficult but not less charming climbs such as Col de Cuvillat, Col de Richemond and many others.
One step away from busy Alpine climbs, Bugey’s routes offer a large variety of profiles winding through lovely villages on low traffic roads.
Le Bugey Sud en roue libre
Buy your bike pass (2€) at the Tourist Office and its partners and enjoy :
- 6 discovey tours by bike
- Information about heritage and nature
Cycling route : Col du Ballon
Starting from Vieu le Grand, le col du Ballon is regular climb offering wonderful panoramas on the way.
Only a handful of cars venture on this road ...
In Honoré's footsteps
Virieu-le-Grand was home to a notable local personality : Honoré d'Urfé, lord of Virieu-le-Grand, count of Chateauneuf and marquis of Valromey.
Cyclo route : along the water
Along the Rhône, this easy route will make you discover the villages of Brégnier-Cordon, Saint-Benoît and Groslée and Lones' pathway.
Cycling route : les balcons du vieux Rhône
Starting from Massignieu-de-Rives, discover an easy cycling route on tiny roads on the balcony above the old Rhône through wineyards and authentic vil...