EuroVelo 12 - North Sea Cycle Route in France follows the same itinerary as EuroVelo 4 - Central Europe Route, from the Belgian border to Calais, where you can catch a ferry to the United Kingdom. When cycling along the coast do not miss Dunkirk (Dunkerque), a coastal city famous for its beaches and for the Battle of Dunkirk during World War II.

National & Regional Information

France Vélo Tourisme

France Vélo Tourisme is the French national website for promoting long distance cycle routes. The website has specific pages for all the 'ready-to-cycle' EuroVelo routes with maps, points of interest and other useful information.

La Vélomaritime

La Vélomaritime crossing legendary sites such as the Pink Granite Coast, the Mont-Saint-Michel as well as its bay, the D-Day landing beaches, the cliffs of Etretat, the Bay of the Somme and the Opal Coast. With a large section of shared roads, it is the ideal route for riders looking to get away from it all, ready for a challenge, or in search of a cultural experience with delicious food to boot.