Cycling in France - Planning & Environment (Chapter)
This chapter contains the Planning, Environment, Route Descriptions, Maps & Charts chapters from Lonely Planet's Cycling France guidebook.
As any Boy Scout will tell you, it's always best to 'be prepared' - which is where this chapter comes in. Useful cycling resources, an equipment checklist and our favourite French cycling scenery are all included. Essential reading for all two-wheeling traveller - careful or carefree.
- handy pre-trip equipment checklist
- the best guided and group rides
- France's top five natural curiosities
- all you need to know about responsible cycling
Coverage includes: When to Cycle, What to Bring, Costs & Money, Background Reading, Films, Internet Resources, The Land, Wildlife, National Parks, Environmental Issues.