5 Day Grand Tour 🟡

Bicycle Touring
5 days
4 nights

5 Day Grand Tour [Bicycle Touring🟡]

Classic and flexible package, suitable for all tastes, ideal for couples, families, small, and large groups of cyclists who want to take the time to enjoy everything the region has to offer.

This package provides you with the opportunity to explore the 256 kilometers of the Véloroute des Bleuets. By cycling an average of 50 km per day, you will have the opportunity to visit the numerous attractions of the region and discover its beautiful landscapes.

  • Duration: 5 days, 4 nights
  • Distance: 256 km
  • Difficulty level: Intermediate
  • Accommodation: All types, customizable according to needs.

  • Option classique: $755 per person in double occupancy (plus taxes)

  • Val-Jalbert Option: $915 per person in double occupancy (plus taxes) (including breakfast, a gourmet 4-course table d'hôte dinner, as well as access to the site)

Itinéraire 🗺️

Day 1: Alma to Sainte-Monique (60 km)

For your first day, head towards Sainte-Monique, where you will stay in a charming inn. Along the way, you will have the opportunity to make a stop at the Odyssée des Bâtisseurs Museum in Alma, then cross the Pointe-Taillon National Park, providing the opportunity to enjoy the sandy shores of Lake Saint-Jean for a pleasant swim.

Day 2: Sainte-Monique to Dolbeau-Mistassini (50 km)

Head towards Dolbeau-Mistassini! You will have the opportunity to admire numerous blueberry fields, visit the Louis-Hémon Museum, and explore the historic site of the Old Mill if you wish. Once you reach your destination, you will be accommodated in a motel. Don't miss the chance to taste the delicious blueberries coated in chocolate, a local tradition, and savor a good regional beer at the Le Coureur des Bois microbrewery.

Day 3: Dolbeau-Mistassini to Saint-Félicien (57 km)

Pedal towards Saint-Félicien, where the Véloroute des Bleuets will follow along the majestic Lake Saint-Jean. You will have the opportunity to visit the renowned Zoo sauvage de Saint-Félicien if you wish. Don't miss the local flavors at the Bouchard Artisan Bio artisanal cheese factory and at the La Chouape microbrewery before heading to your hotel.

Day 4: Saint-Félicien to Chambord (50 km)

Heading towards Chambord, explore the various agricultural landscapes, featuring both cereals and small fruits, along with local flavors at Délices du Lac-Saint-Jean in Albanel and the Museum of the Old Perron Cheese Factory in Saint-Prime. Pass through the Historic Village of Val-Jalbert, where time seems to have frozen in the 1920s. You will have the option to spend the night there or choose a motel.

Day 5: Chambord to Alma (55 km)

Begin your last day by following the shores of Métabetchouan. The good news is that you will be descending, so take advantage of the gravity-assisted ride to relax and appreciate the landscapes, as well as the weather if it's mild. Make as many stops as necessary to savor the good moments and enjoy the beaches to refresh yourself. Make a tasting stop at the Lac-Saint-Jean microbrewery and at the Médard cheese-bakery in Saint-Gédéon. To complete the tour around the lake, return to your starting point: our agency in Alma.

This package includes:

  • 4 nights in accommodation (We take care of booking accommodations)
  • Breakfasts
  • Luggage transport service
  • Cycling gear if needed: helmets, locks, saddlebags, handlebar bags, and repair kits (including Allen keys, tire levers, hand pump, and inner tubes)
  • Assistance from our team
  • Free parking
  • Pre-departure meeting (including all necessary documents)

    This package does not include:

    • Bicycles (available for rent in our store at a preferential rate for package customers).
    • Sightseeing tours.
    • Lunches and dinners (We provide a list of recommended restaurants and information to help you find what you need).

         *Please note that we do not sell travel insurance. Check what your existing insurance policies offer regarding travel insurance.

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