If there was ever a land for cycling, Provence is it. Mont Ventoux, the Via Rhôna, even an annual cycling festival: Avignon Vélo Passion Vaucluse. A leading cycling event for all bike lovers: road cycling, mountain-biking, BMW. If there’s a wheel involved, it’s here!
The ViaRhôna is a bike path that goes for 815 km between the Swiss Alps and the Mediterranean Sea. The bike path goes through many different landscapes and is accessible to all on secured paths that follow greenways, bike paths on shared roads and temporary paths.
You can easily identify the ViaRhôna logo on traffic signs.
The ViaRhôna goes through Le Pontet on both shared roads and greenways, you can take it to Avignon or go north towards Valence. On the ViaRhôna in Le Pontet you will see the Château de Fargues and gardens.