Here are 3 regions to consider for your next motorcycle vacation in France
In Brittany, you can choose from stunning coastal roads with spectacular views or discover quiet country roads. Do not miss the epic 200 km route from Plestin les Grèves on the north coast of Brittany to Huelgoat and the Crozon peninsula in south-west Brittany. If you are a beginner or just want something shorter, why not settle down in central Brittany and plan day trips to beautiful Breton towns like Quimper or Auray, and visit famous sites such as than Dinard or the menhirs of Carnac.
Discover beautiful Normandy by following the coastal road from Caen to Honfleur with its half-timbered houses and its picturesque port. Alternatively, you can follow the coast to Étretat where you will find the stunning cliffs of the Côte d’Albâtre, loved by Impressionist painters and featured in famous works of art such as Monet’s. Sunset. If you love history, the D-Day Landing beaches and WWII monuments are easily accessible by motorbike.
The Pyrenees mountain range offers excellent hikes, including sections with many hairpin bends and spectacular views. Plan a route passing through some of the interesting towns in the region like Bagnères-de-Luchon, Bagnères-de-Bigorre, Lourdes, Pau, Argelès-Gazost or Tarbes. You could even cross the mountains in Spain to join the N260; just make sure you have your passport with you as the Spanish police will need to see it if you cross the border.
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