La Loire à Vélo is a cycle route, therefore it follows all types of secure paths i.e. small roads with light traffic, cycle paths, green lanes. The road surface isn’t only asphalt and is therefore not always suitable for racing bikes with narrow tyres. For trips that last several days, it is preferable to embark with a hybrid bicycle. To find out more, visit the pages “Tipps for organising your trip” and “Overview of La Loire à Vélo”. La Loire à Vélo lives up to its name. It is meant for bike travel, preferably with a hybrid bike. The itinerary is not suitable for other non-motorised vehicles (rollerblades, scooters, quadricycles, etc.).