Want to reconnect with nature, take the time, enjoy the scenery as far as the eye can see or taste the iodine flavors ... So do not hesitate a minute, get on your bike and discover the Baie de Somme bike to livea unique experience in the heart of a preserved nature.Discover its heritage, its natural spaces, its inhabitants and its traditions via our circuits or our bike route.
Find on this site all the practical information to concoct your route or your cycling holiday with family or friends: circuits, bike rental, accommodation, catering, must-see places ...
The Baie de Somme is: - 160 km of which 49 km of cycle track - 9 discovery circuits
10 GOOD REASONS TO CYCLE THIS SUMMER IN THE BAIE DE SOMME
Desire for freedom, to unwind, to make the most of nature, landscapes and gastronomy. The Baie de Somme is the cycling destination you need for a zen summer.
Here are 10 good reasons to pedal in the Bay:
1 ° Breathtaking XXL landscapes From the cliffs to the long sandy beaches, passing through the Somme estuary, come and enjoy these wide open spaces.
2 ° A surprising fauna and flora With the largest seal colony, salt marsh sheep, Henson horses and also a nature reserve which hosts many migratory birds, discover the wild life of the bay.
3 ° Local traditions to discover Fishing on foot, mussel culture, pebble exploitation are all different trades that today continue thanks to the richness of the territory, come and meet these men who work in the bay.
4 ° A colorful and lace architecture From old fishing districts, Belle Epoque villas, to churches and chapels adorned with pebbles, take the time to observe the history of a territory where human activity is at the heart of its cultural heritage.
5 ° Specialties to taste Beaten cake, salicornia, cockles, bouchot mussels ... there is something for everyone.
6 ° Tracks and circuits conducive to romantic walks, family, outings with friends From north to south of the Bay, take advantage of the 9 bird-colored discovery circuits or browse the Vélomaritime, this European route that runs along the sea from Dunkirk to Roscoff via the bay.
7 ° The possibility of mixing several means of travel Train and bike are connected in the bay thanks to the historic trains of the Somme Bay Railway. For those who prefer to walk, there are also a multitude of walking tours and in particular the famous customs trail: the coastal path.
8 ° And above all committed professionals who listen to you. Labeled "Accueil Vélo" or part of the Baie de Somme Zero Carbon association, they are ready to welcome you while ensuring your well-being and compliance with health measures. Whether they are a host, a restaurant owner or a bicycle rental company, they know their territory at their fingertips and are very keen to share it with you.
9 ° New experiences to test on the bike or off the beaten track with outings in fattrikes, these 3-wheeled bikes lying in the shape of a deckchair or even outings focused on sophrology to breathe and enjoy the landscape at the heart of the Bay, yoga sessions on the beach, crossings of the Bay, thrills with sand yachting…
10 ° And finally a good way to take care of yourself because as the saying goes, cycling is good for your health.
So, this summer, come and take care of yourself and nature in the Baie de Somme.
Local initiative for safe cycling
Vélo Baie de Somme, a bicycle rental company in Noyelles-sur-Mer, is participating in the "bicycle boost" operation.
It offers a diagnosis, an overhaul, adapted repairs as well as advice and support for your bike.
Partez à la découverte des lieux d’enfance d’Alfred Manessier. En passant par les sources bleues, cette balade vous conduira aux vitraux de l’église St Sépulcre, ou vous retrouverez les couleurs et la lumière des paysages de la baie de Somme ayant tant inspiré l’artiste.
Un condensé d’informations sur une courte distance vous permettra de comprendre l’histoire de la station et la rencontre avec une figure locale vous plongera dans le passé maritime de Cayeux-sur-Mer. 1h15 – 1km
Sur la digue promenade, retrouvez chaque vendredis de 16h à 21h, une sélection de produits du terroir et d'artisanat. Découvrez des savoir-faire et goûtez au meilleur de la gastronomie picarde ! Laissez vous envoûter par l'ambiance du soir et savourez un repas gastronomique bien mérité à la "buvette" associative.