The Veloscenic, a bicycle route from Paris to Mont Saint-Michel

The Veloscenic is a beautiful new itinerary, offering an ideal cycling route of more than 450 km of cycling paths, greenways and way-marked country lanes.


From Notre-Dame-de Paris, take a gentle ride from châteaux to gardens and from nature parks to picturesque villages, until you finally reach Mont Saint-Michel, listed World Heritage by UNESCO. During a week end or a cycling holiday, discover on the way some of the most beautiful French heritage and landscapes: the park of Sceaux, the château and gardens of Versailles, the château of Maintenon, the cathedral of Chartres, the Marcel Proust gardens, the château of Carrouges, the thermal baths of Bagnoles-de-l’Orne, and the nature parks of the Haute Vallée de Chevreuse, Perche and Normandie-Maine…  
An exceptional and rejuvenating journey through the northwest of France!


The itinerary comprises 25 stages, including 5 in la Manche. Find here the stages located in la Manche :

> Domfront - Barenton

> Barenton - Mortain

> Mortain - Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet

> Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet - Ducey

> Ducey - Le Mont Saint-Michel

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Total distance : 450 km

Number of stages : 25 (5 in la Manche)


Topoguide « La Véloscénie, l’itinéraire grand spectacle »

Véloguide « De Paris au Mont-Saint-Michel à vélo »

> Accommodation for cyclists (Accueil vélo)


B&B accommodation

Holiday accommodation


Do not miss along the route « The Veloscenic » :


holidays normandy-    Mortain, with its cascades and religious heritage
-    Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouët, a dynamic town
-    Ducey and its medieval architecture
-    Mont Saint-Michel and the Bay