Custom Cycle Tour from London to Paris (or Paris to London)
From the Tower of London to the Eiffel Tower….
The London to Paris cycling route via Newhaven offers cyclists a thrilling and scenic adventure across two countries, blending urban exploration, serene countryside, and the excitement of a ferry crossing. Covering approximately 300 miles (490km), this route takes riders from the iconic cityscape of London to the romantic allure of Paris.
Starting in London, cyclists pedal through the bustling streets, passing iconic landmarks such as Buckingham Palace, the Houses of Parliament, and the Tower Bridge. The route then leads southward through the picturesque English countryside, offering a contrast between the urban and the rural.
Upon reaching Newhaven, cyclists board a ferry to cross the English Channel, adding a maritime element to the journey. The ferry ride provides a refreshing break and a chance to enjoy panoramic views of the coastline before arriving in Dieppe, France.
Continuing through the scenic Normandy region, cyclists traverse charming villages, rolling hills, and expansive fields. The route passes through picturesque towns like Gisors, known for its medieval castle, and Giverny, where Claude Monet’s famous garden can be visited.
As cyclists approach the final stretch, the route leads to the outskirts of Paris. Riding along the Seine River, riders catch glimpses of iconic landmarks like the Eiffel Tower and Notre-Dame Cathedral, creating a sense of anticipation as they enter the heart of the French capital.
The journey concludes in Paris, offering cyclists the chance to explore the city’s rich history, art, and cuisine. The triumph of reaching the City of Light after a cross-country ride adds a profound sense of accomplishment to the adventure.
Throughout the London to Paris cycling route, cyclists can expect a mix of well-marked paths, road cycling, creating a diverse and memorable experience that combines the best of both urban and rural landscapes. This route provides a perfect blend of physical challenge, cultural exploration, and the joy of cycling between two iconic European capitals.
Are you looking to cycle from London to Paris ?
We offer a bespoke service for your London to Paris (Paris to London) cycle ride from luggage and bike transfers to a full on support package with food and accommodation. In the first instance please contact us using the form below. The more information you can give us the better such as dates, group size, budget, riding style etc.