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Chambres d'hôtes du Castelet-Arzeliers

EXPLORING

Road cycling themed itineraries

Cols and climbs for early season fitness (April/May), lavender landscapes (May/June) a great way to progress towards the Classique “Tour de France” routes (Ventoux by arrangement), Ravines and Gorges (Sept/Oct) -late summer dramatic landscapes with stunning autumn colours.

Cycle days around 70 to 100 kms (45-60 miles),
800 to 1200 metres of climbing

  • Tour de Autour
  • Prince des Oranges
  • Tour de Chabres
  • Sisteron/Sederon
  • Le petit Buech
  • Villages Perchés

Cycle days around 100 to 150 kms (60-90 miles),
1200 to 2400 metres of climbing

  • Montage de Lure (Ventoux’s little sister)
  • Motte du Caire
  • Tour du Duffre
  • Tour du Chabres
  • Le Grand Buech
  • Purely Provence (Lavender Vistas)

Please contact us to discuss your itineraries, it depends so much on what you want from the holiday !

MTB – EXTEND YOUR SEASON

The drier climate, longer winter daylight hours and rocky terrain mean that we are riding most of the year! From mid-March to June and from Sept. to early Nov. are our favourite seasons – in the summer, when its warmer, you can also enjoy taking a dip in one of the local rivers or lakes..

The choices are vast, have a browse of the routes in the attached link to get an idea of what’s in store :
 http://www.buech-rando.com/en/vtt-topos-et-roadbook.html

Walking

The dramatic landscapes and diversity of habitats of this Alpine Mediterranean border create outstanding walks filled with points of interest. Several excellent guidebooks suggest 2- 5 hour circuits; you can browse our library to choose your walk or buy the guidebook in advance to plan your holiday. Not to be missed, alpine flowers and orchids in spring, lavender in May and June, autumn colours in October and November.

Our 4 favourite guide books :

Le parc naturel régional des Baronnies provencales… à pied
Les pays du Buëch à pied
A la découverte des orchidées des Hautes-Alpes
Randonnées Botaniques dans les Hautes-Alpes, vol 2

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