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Weekend and cycling trip ideas

Around the Vexin Normand

To devour kilometers of pretty scenery with your little queen, Gisors is a prime starting point, with several routes discovering the heritage of the Norman and French Vexin, or the Oise. La Voie Verte de la Vallée de l’Epte, on the route of several courses, is conducive to a gentle warm-up before joining the major cycling itineraries with which it shares a common route.

Bike route

Discover its variants and our ideas for alternative routes from the Vexin Normand.

A beautiful escape by bike

For a day or a weekend

You can design your own day trip or 2-3 day weekend based on these itineraries. Several stations allow you to reach Paris if you wish to do only part of it. Whether you choose one or other of these options, the scenery and many heritage nuggets line all route and bike trip options, with Gisors as your starting or finishing point.

440 km

L'Avenue Verte London - Paris

Gisors - London
PARIS LONDRES EN VÉLO via l’Avenue verte
PARIS LONDRES EN VÉLO via l’Avenue verte
PARIS LONDRES EN VÉLO via l’Avenue verte

Don’t feel like cycling through the Paris region? Prefer to start your trip in Normandy to right away taste the pleasures of the small Normandy country roads to London? There are several options open to you, including starting your journey from Gisors!

Also check out Caroline’s testimonial about her bike trip from Paris to London.

Leave your car in the garage

Come by train with your bike

You can travel by train with your bike from Paris Saint-Lazare (Transilien line J) to Gisors station, off-peak:

  • Monday to Friday, before 6:30 am, between 9:30 am and 4:30 pm and after 7:30 pm.
  • On Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays with no schedule restrictions.

Bicycle spaces are provided on trains.

Leaving from Gisors

At the start of your cycling trip from Gisors, drop by the tourist office to leave your bikes and luggage for a halte détente and discovery of the town and its heritage. You’ll also find useful documentation for your travel by bike.

The tourist office, which has the Accueil Vélo label, is located at the foot of the fortified castle, 100 m from the exceptional Saint-Gervais Saint-Protais church, in the heart of the town center and its restaurants and stores.

Drop off your bikes and leave your luggage in the office’s locker, just long enough to visit the must-sees of Gisors. You’ll also be able to stock up on gourmet snacks for your journey, or a lunch or breakfast stop.

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