Toulouse cycling hub in Southwest France

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Toulouse cycling hub in Southwest France? Yes!!!!
Toulouse is a city in Southwest France, the 4th largest city in France according to the Toulousains (inhabitants of Toulouse) or 5th according to the Bordelais 🙂 . Nice weather all-year, not far from the Pyrénées, the Atlantic ocean and the Mediterranean Sea. It is good to live in Toulouse but also when you are a cyclist, you have access to unlimited amount of routes adequat for all level of practice.

Toulouse and the Tour de France.

the city was numerous times stage start or finish start of the Tour de France since the 40’s. Stages would usually come from the PyrĂ©nĂ©es to end in la “ville rose” or vice et versa. Other races like la ronde de l’isard, la route du Sud or le MIDI libre went through the town too.

Bike rental Pyrenees, Tourmalet, Luz Ardiden, Hautacam, Aubisque

Toulouse, a cycling friendly city

There are numerous bike shops in the city and the suburb, many bike paths and car drivers are more and more aware of cyclist (they keep yelling at them time to time even if they don’t run over them!).
Les toulousains use their bikes a lot either for communting during the week or sport on weekends.

Toulouse start of rides towards cycling heavens

Toulouse is in the middle of several areas which are perfect for cycling, good roads, good mountain bike tracks, scenic roads in the countryside…
South of Toulouse, the PyrĂ©nĂ©es are not far, about 2h drive for the Tourmalet! But you have a quick access to Hautacam, Luz-Ardiden, Aubisque, Andorra…
The canal du Midi and latĂ©ral Ă  la Garonne is also a quieter way for the recreational cyclist, it leads From Bordeaux to Sète, via Agen, Toulouse, Carcassonne, Narbonne…
Spain is not far as well, Girona is 2h30 drive away and Barcelona 3h30. That gives plenty of option for epic rides via the Costa Brava

Map of Toulouse Area

Toulouse cycling hub in Southwest France - bike rental, Pyrenées, gers, Tarn, Aude, Carcassonne, Tarn, Agen, Lot, Cahors, Barcelone, Girona

How to access to Toulouse?

The train station in Toulouse is gare SNCF Matabiau

Aeroport International de Toulouse – Blagnac

Autoroute du Sud de la France

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