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. After discovering its ancient heritage which is one of the richest in France, you will leave Vienne to head south and the first vineyards. You will be permanently between the Drôme and the Ardèche. Stop in Valence to discover its historical and gastronomic heritage. This itinerary ends with the discovery of the city of Montélimar. You can then continue your journey southward with our stay Montélimar in Avignon.

Price from : 755€
BIKE INCLUDED
Region : Drôme
Duration : 5 Days / 4 Nights
Level : or
Type : On the way
Category : Biking
Trip : Self-guided
Activity : Hybrid
Dates : Starts any day

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Day 1 :   Arrival in Vienne

Arrival in Vienne. Transfer on your own to the hotel, settle into your hotel. Train from Paris to Vienne (3h).

Day 2 :   From Vienne to Davezieux

Distance 1 : 32 Miles - 52 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 423 Meters 

For this first stopover from Vienna, city of art and history, you will be able to contemplate its ancient theater. This stage of the ViaRhôna offers a great variety of landscapes. From Vienne, you will cross the city of Ampuis and its grape varieties and then the nature reserve of the Ile du Beurre, making you discover a wild part of the Rhone. The first vineyards will offer themselves to you during your itinerary. Lovers of nature, history and gastronomy will be delighted. Greenway all along except at the end of the itinerary to get to your accommodation.

Day 3 :   From Davezieux to Valence

Distance 1 : 38 Miles - 61 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 99 Meters 

For this second day between Drôme and Ardèche on the ViaRhôna you will be in the heart of terraced vineyards and orchards. The many vineyards that you will see are of Saint Joseph. Once arrived in Tournon-sur-Rhône we invite you to discover the oldest suspension bridge in France and the banks of the Rhone. On the other side of the Rhone at Tain-l'Hermitage are the slopes of the Hermitage and the Cité du Chocolat ValRhôna.

Day 4 :   From Valence to Montelimar

Distance 1 : 45 Miles - 73 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 74 Meters 

This is the last and longest day of your stay on the ViaRhôna. After a stop at the port of Epervière in Valence, head towards La Voulte-sur-Rhône passing on the Ardèche side. You will be overwhelmed by nature and the villages of character of this part of the ViaRhôna. Alternating between the greenway and the shared lane with very little traffic to reach Montélimar. On the last part of the route from Pouzin, you will discover Cruas and its magnificent abbey church, then Rochemaure and its medieval site and finally Montélimar, a Provencal town. You can continue your stay on this itinerary in the direction of Avignon.

Day 5 :   Departure from Montelimar

Day of departure. Enjoy the last moments in Montélimar. Then take the train for many connections (at your expense). We can book you extra nights or continue your stay. Do not hesitate to contact us.

Average / Day : Distance : 62.00 Km / 38.33 Miles - Elevation gain : 198.67 Meters

Bikes available for your tour

The characteristics of this bike are presented as an example and are not guaranteed
Please note that any bike changes during the trip may incur an extra fee.

Hybrid bike - Standard
SCOTT SUB SPORT 20 - ( or equivalent)
INCLUDED

The SCOTT SUB Sport 20 (or equivalent) features a sporty trekking geometry that suits trips of all distances. Equipped with a Shimano 30 speed transmission, integrated front and rear lights, a custom Racktime carrier and compatibility with Snap'it accessories, this bike is begging to go on an adventure.

Available in men and women versions. Available sizes : Men's M, L, XL ; Women's S, L

  • Your bike rental comes with 2 bags (1 Rear pannier + 1 front pannier) so you can easily carry your staff during your ride.
  • Included with your bike rental :
  • Helmet
  • Lock
  • Hand pump
  • 2 spare tubes
  • Rear pannier
  • Toolkit
  • Tire levers
  • Patch kit
  • 1 souvenir water bottle
  • Pedals are included, flat by default or toe straps on request
Daily Elevation Profiles
Average / Day : Distance : 62.00 Km / 38.33 Miles - Elevation gain : 198.67 Meters
Day 2 :   From Vienne to Davezieux

Option 1: 32 Miles - 52 Km  Elevation gain 1 : 423 Meters 

Day 3 :   From Davezieux to Valence

Option 1: 38 Miles - 61 Km  Elevation gain 1 : 99 Meters 

Day 4 :   From Valence to Montelimar

Option 1: 45 Miles - 73 Km  Elevation gain 1 : 74 Meters 

Included

  • 4 nights of accommodation in hotels or Guest house with private shower and/or bath
  • Daily breakfast at each hotel
  • Hybrid bike rental included
  • Orientation in person with our local guide.
  • Detailed ROAD BOOK, including details maps, touristic information.
  • Mobile application 1 GPS for every 1-3 people
  • All luggage transfers
  • Comprehensive trip literature
  • Technical and emergency support available at all times

What's not included

  • Lodging before and after the trip
  • Drinks
  • Some meals are not included in each destination, which gives you the opportunity to explore regional cuisine on your own. You will find all information needed with our team support in your roadbook.

Informations & Recommendations

Tour rates

Contact our tour consultants for more information and an exact rate based upon your travel dates.

Price from* & per person Double occupancy Single supplement
(traveling with a group)
Solo traveler
(traveling alone)
Standard 910 € 200 € 1360 €
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    Post-tour Night Contact us Contact us
Basic 755 € 160 € 1200 €
Upgraded 1155 € 350 € 1755 €
*Rates vary according to hotel availability and specific start date. Please contact us for triple room rates

Bikes available

Bikes available Options per person
Road Bike Rental
    Standard 95 €
    Performance 175 €
    Premium 230 €
Electric assist bike
    Standard 95 €
Kid Bike Rental
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Please note that any bike changes during the trip may incur an extra fee.
Bot scann is mandatory