7 Nights part-guided


This option has proven most popular with our visitors to date so far. It offers a flexible mix of independent and guided rides through the beautiful Charente. An itinerary is agreed beforehand where we construct the perfect rides to suit your abilities and interests, whether it's churches, historic building's and château's or the wonderful local cuisine, there is something for everyone.


Ability categories – 


You can choose the types of distance and level of difficulty based on your ability and level of fitness, listed below are 3 catagories that will help you to decide what level of cycling you want to do.

Cat 1 - gently easy cycling, mostly flat with a few undulating areas, approx daily distance 10 to approx 40km (25 miles)

Cat 2 - as above but slightly longer rides for a more challenging day out cycling, approx daily distance of around 40km to approx 56km (35 miles)

Cat 3 - for the serious cyclists who is reasonably fit, this category will cover distances up to approx 128km (80 miles or more) 

Choose the categories that most suits the type of riding you want to do.

With this package you get 3 rides guided that are pre booked and pre planned, the distance will be based on your abilities and your interests, You are welcome to bring your own bikes and helmets, we can offer bike and helmet hire by prior arrangement at an extra cost.

For Cat 3 there is the option for an overnight stay or two on the beautiful west coast - where we have teamed up with Chez Les Bons in Charente Maritime