The south of France is influenced par the Mediterranean culture. Its iconic landscapes have been shaped by its inhabitants over several generations. Cycling through the Mediterranean region is a real awakening of the senses. Come taste the authentic cuisine which will revive your taste buds, observe unique landscapes where the sea merges with the sky and come breathe the air of Provence... From the Côte d'Azur, renowned for its splendour and its 'Belle Epoque' architecture, to the oriental extremity, where the Alps meet the Mediterranean, passing by Languedoc and its great vineyards, you will experience an exciting adventure.

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The itinerary in the Alpes-Maritimes follows the 'Littorale', a cycle route following the sea coast for 15 km between the Nice harbour and the Marina Baie des Anges in Villeneuve-Loubet.

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The Mediterranean by Bike

This website, developed as part of the France Vélo Tourisme website, gives a lot of information about EuroVelo 8 - Mediterranean Route. You will find an interactive map, a division of the route in stages, a description of each section and even downloadable GPX tracks.

The Mediterranean by Bike - Professional Website

This website provides information for professionals interested in the development of EuroVelo 8 - Mediterranean Route. Here you will find the Mediterranean Cycling Roadmap, an introduction to the MEDCYCLETOUR project, information for the press and various photos, videos and technical information.