ViaRhôna from Vienne to Montélimar
ViaRhôna from Vienne to Montélimar Tour 5 days – 4 nights
Cycling period: All year round
ViaRhôna from Vienne to Montélimar, come and discover part of the ViaRhôna between Vienne and Montélimar, a city of art and history, by taking an itinerary along the Rhône.
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Embark on an enchanting journey along the ViaRhôna, a scenic route that unveils the beauty of the Rhône River, stretching between the historical town of Vienne and the captivating city of Montélimar. As you explore this picturesque path, you’ll be immersed in a tapestry of cultural heritage, charming landscapes, and culinary delights.
Begin your adventure in Vienne, a city steeped in ancient history and adorned with some of France’s most treasured historical sites. Wander through cobblestone streets and explore the remnants of the Roman Empire, for Vienne boasts a heritage as rich as it is diverse. After indulging in the city’s past, set your compass southward, embarking on a cycling expedition through the sprawling vineyards that carpet the landscape. The journey then takes you through a captivating landscape that straddles two regions: Drôme and Ardèche.
Traverse lush fields and rolling hills, savoring the breathtaking views that surround you. At the heart of this journey, you’ll find Valence, a city that beckons you to discover its historical marvels and gastronomic delights. Unearth the secrets of its past and relish in the flavors of its culinary tradition. As your adventure continues, you’ll eventually reach the splendid city of Montélimar, where the world-famous nougat is born. Stroll through charming streets, visit local markets, and delight in the sweet confections that have made Montélimar famous.
Highlights of the tour:
- The ancient theater of Vienne
- Ampuis and it’s grape varieties and then the nature reserve of the Ile du Beurre
- Saint Joseph vineyard
- Tain-l’Hermitage Vineyard and Val Rhone chocolate
- Rochemaure and its Medieval Site