Guided Discovery Tours

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Guided Discovery Tour

Choose your getaway… We offer different guided discovery tours lead by a professional staff to fully enjoy the richness of our area. 

All our tours require to master the basics in cycling, ‘balance, propulsion, braking’ but our circuits are designed for a family-type of public. No need to be an experienced technician to ride with us, our instructors are here to guide you and lead the tour!

Carcassonne à Carcassonne by bike and electrically assisted bike

A one-of-a-kind E-bike tour of Carcassonne, from the Canal du Midi to the Medieval City, going through the Bastide Saint-Louis and the Aude riverbanks, freely enjoy stunning views and the riches of Carcassonne. At the end of the tour, we offer you a wine-tasting.

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Level
: All levels

Duration : from 4pm to 6:30pm – on demand for groups

When : Every Monday – on demand for groups

Period : From June to September – on demand for groups

Meeting Point : Evadéo Cycles

Capacity : de 6 to 12 people


Highlights

  • Discover 2 Unesco World Heritage Sites
  • Effortlessly with our electrically assisted bikes
  • Safely guided by certified instructors

Program

  • 4pm : Meeting at Evadéo Cycles
  • Familiarization / Equipment testing
  • 4:15pm : Start of the tour
  • Medieval City – Aude waterbanks – Canal du Midi – Bastide Saint Louis
  • 6:30pm : Back at the starting point

Rates & Options


30€ Person
Pricing includes :

  • Supervision by a certified bike instructor
  • The rent of a Hybrid E-bike equipped with a saddlebag
  • A 50cl water bottle per person

Pricing does not include :

  • Transportation to the departing point
  • Personal expenses

Options for groups :

  • Wine and local products tasting at the end of the tour : 5€ / person

Technical Information

Easy Level :

“I know how to ride with a group, anticipate and share the road with other road-users”

Type of terrain :

Road, path or bike path with no technical difficulties

The first and last parts of the tour take place in a semi-urban environment with numerous possible interactions with other road-users.

Along the Canal du Midi towpath, you will be riding on a dirt path with small obstacles easily passable or avoidable.

Terms & conditions


Terms & conditions :

  • Please contact Evadeo Cycles : (+33)04.34.42.88.32
  • 50% deposit requested at the time of registration
  • Deposit payment does not automatically means confirmation of the tour. Evadéo Cycles reserves the right to cancel or postpone if the weather conditions or the number of participants do not permit to conduct the training course in the best conditions. In this case, payment will be refunded.

Useful tips

Departure guaranteed starting from : 6 people

Recommended equipment :

  • Clothing : A supple outfit, a fleece jacket, a waterproof windbreaker
  • Shoes : Sneaker-like closed shoes (flip-flops, opened shoes, heels or any other smart shoes are proscribed)
  • Small equipment : sunglasses, sunscreen, camera, little first aid kit
  • Snack : Do not hesitate to bring a snack if needed

First Aid Kit :

The instructor carries an emergency kit.
Please, make sure to bring your personal medical prescriptions and let your instructor about them.

 

 

Wine tour in the heart of the Minervois region

Wine tour within the Domaine Fontanille Haut, you will discover an authentic heritage made of dry stone walls, a Visigoth cemetery, ‘capitelles‘ (typical dry stone hut) along the vineyard and paths running through the ‘garrigue‘ (typical Mediterranean scrubland). Back at the domain, you will visit the winery with a guided tour of the cellar, where wines are being developed. To end this ride, we offer you a tasting of local products that will allow you to appreciate the domain’s wine even better, accompanied by the wine-grower in person. .

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Level
 : All levels

Duration : from 9am to 12pm – on demand for groups.

When : Every Wednesday morning – on demand for groups.

Period : July & August – on demand for groups.

Meeting Point : Domaine Fontanille Haut

Capacity : 6 to 12 people


Highlights

  • Organic production
  • Botanical route
  • Guided by certified instructors

Program

Departing from the domain, we will follow a country lane to a stop on a peak where we will identify the surrounding mountain ranges. We will carry on our ride on a former Roman road leading to the town of Villarzel. Riders looking for some extra fun will be able to treat themselves to little winding paths through the garrigue.
You will find half-way a 7th century Visigoth cemetery and a chapel. Later, you will discover the ‘mourels‘ hills, made of ochre-yellow soil and very fun to ride. The way back to the domain takes you to a plateau with a stunning view on the Corbières moutains and the Minervois plains. Once back at the domain, I will give you a tour of the cellar and will explain you the different methods of wine productions and the specificities of organic farming. We will end the tour by tasting wines from the domain, along with a plate of local food.

Rates & Options


35€ Person
Pricing includes :

  • Supervision by a certified bike instructor
  • Rental of a mountain-bike
  • A 50cl water bottle per person
  • Tour of the cellar
  • Wine tasting at the Domaine Haut Fontanille

Pricing does not include :

  • Transportation to the departing point
  • Personal expenses

Options for groups :

  • Rental of an electrically assisted bike : 20€/person

Technical Information

Easy Level :

“I know how to ride with a group, anticipate and share the road with other road-users”

Type of terrain :

Types of terrain followed are mainly paths, little country lanes, as well as single-track paths.

Terms & conditions

  • Please contact Joan Fournil : (+33)06.78.74.18.65 – « Domaine Fontanille Haut« 
  • 50% deposit requested at the time of registration
  • Deposit payment does not automatically means confirmation of the tour. Evadéo Cycles reserves the right to cancel or postpone if the weather conditions or the number of participants do not permit to conduct the training course in the best conditions. In this case, payment will be refunded.

Useful tips

Departure guaranteed starting from : 6 people

Recommended equipment :

  • Clothing : A supple outfit, a fleece jacket, a waterproof windbreaker.
  • Shoes : Sneaker-like closed shoes (flip-flops, opened shoes, heels or any other smart shoes are proscribed)
  • Small equipment : sunglasses, sunscreen, camera, little first aid kit
  • Snack : Cereal bars will be available, but do not hesitate to take anything you will need according to your taste.

 First Aid Kit :

The instructor carries an emergency kit.
Please, make sure to bring your personal medical prescriptions and let your instructor about them.


 

 

Wine tour at the foot of the Corbières mountains

A wine tour at the Domaine Calmel et Joseph, an outstanding spot just nearby Carcassonne and the Canal du Midi, two landmarks inscribed as Unesco World Heritage Sites. Discover the domain’s farming activities : vineyard, olive trees, almond trees, lavender and honey, with roots deeply settled in the middle of the garrigue with its Mediterranean fragrances and bushy woods : Alep pines, evergreen oaks and Florentine Cypresses. The tour ends with a wine-tasting in the cellar, with a stunning view on the vineyard!

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Level
 : All levels

Duration : from 9am to 12pm – on demand for groups.

When : Every Thursday morning – on demand for groups.

Period : From April to October – on demand for groups.

Meeting Point : Domaine Calmel & Joseph

Capacity : 6 to 12 people


Highlights

  • Multipurpose farming land
  • 160 hectares of nature
  • Guided by certified instructors

Program

A 2-hour bike ride in a vineyard area, an outstanding spot at the foot of the Corbières mountain range,just nearby Carcassonne and the Canal du Midi, two landmarks inscribed as Unesco World Heritage Sites. Discover the domain’s farming activities : vineyard, olive trees, almond trees, lavender and honey, with roots deeply settled in the middle of the garrigue with its Mediterranean fragrances and bushy woods : Alep pines, evergreen oaks and Florentine Cypresses. The tour ends with a wine-tasting in the cellar, with a stunning view on the vineyard!

Rates & Options


40€ Person
Pricing includes :

  • Supervision by a certified bike instructor
  • Rental of an electrically assisted mountain-bike
  • Tour of the cellar
  • Wine tasting at the domaine Calmel et Joseph

Pricing does not include :

  • Transportation to the departing point
  • Personal expenses

Options for groups :

  • Possibility of a broader wine-tasting assortment : on quotation

Technical Information

Easy Level :

“I know how to ride with a group, anticipate and share the road with other road-users”

Type of terrain :

Types of terrain followed are mainly paths, little country lanes, as well as single-track paths.

Terms & conditions

  • Please contact Sandy Dreyer : (+33)04.68.72.09.88 – « Domaine Calmel & Joseph« 
  • 50% deposit requested at the time of registration
  • Deposit payment does not automatically means confirmation of the tour. Evadéo Cycles reserves the right to cancel or postpone if the weather conditions or the number of participants do not permit to conduct the training course in the best conditions. In this case, payment will be refunded.

Useful tips

Departure guaranteed starting from : 6 people

Recommended equipment :

  • Clothing : A supple outfit, a fleece jacket, a waterproof windbreaker.
  • Shoes : Sneaker-like closed shoes (flip-flops, opened shoes, heels or any other smart shoes are proscribed)
  • Small equipment : sunglasses, sunscreen, camera, little first aid kit
  • Snack : Cereal bars will be available, but do not hesitate to take anything you will need according to your taste.

 First Aid Kit :

The instructor carries an emergency kit.
Please, make sure to bring your personal medical prescriptions and let your instructor about them.


 

E-bike tour in the Carcassonne area

Take a nature ride around Carcassonne. At the helm of one of our electrically assisted bike, we invite you for an escape around the Carcassonne area for the time of the tour. Starting in Carcassonne, you will ride through the hills of the Lac de la Cavayère, on the Trèbes harbor and along the Canal du Midi… A tour for everyone, filled with diversity and changes of scenery.

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Level : All levels

Duration : Half a day – on demand for groups.

When : First Saturday of each month – on demand for groups.

Period : From March to October – on demand for groups.

Meeting Point : Evadéo Cycles

Capacity : de 6 to 12 people


Highlights

  • Discover 2 Unesco World Heritage Sites
  • Diversity of landscapes
  • Effortlessly with our electrically assisted bikes
  • Guided by certified instructors

Program

  • 8:40am : Meeting at Evadeo Cycles
  • Familiarization / Equipment testing
  • 9am : Start of the tour
  • Medieval City – Aude waterbanks – Bastide Saint Louis – Canal du Midi – Trèbes – Lac de la Cavayère
  • 12pm : Back at the starting point – End of the tour

And/Or

  • 1:40pm : Meeting at Evadeo Cycles
  • Familiarization / Equipment testing
  • 2pm : Start of the tour
  • Medieval City – Aude waterbanks – Bastide Saint Louis – Canal du Midi – Trèbes – Lac de la Cavayère
  • 5pm : Back at the starting point – End of the tour

Rates & Options


45€ Person
Pricing includes :

  • Supervision by a certified bike instructor
  • Rental of a Hybrid E-bike equipped with a saddlebag
  • A 50cl water bottle per person
  • Cereal bars will offered during the different breaks in the tour

Pricing does not include :

  • Personal expenses
  • Transportation to the departing point

Options for groups :

Technical Information

Easy Level :

Road, path or bike path with no technical difficulties.

“I know how to ride with a group, anticipate and share the road with other road-users”

Type of terrain :

The first part of the tour takes place in a semi-urban environment with numerous possible interactions with other road-users.

Along the Canal du Midi towpath, you will be riding on a dirt path with small obstacles easily passable or avoidable.

A forest track will allow you to access the Lac de la Cavayère and get back to our starting point.

Terms & conditions


Terms & conditions :

  • Please contact Yannick Drangowski : (+33)06.75.61.14.92 – « Velotrement« 
  • 50% deposit requested at the time of registration
  • Deposit payment does not automatically means confirmation of the tour. Evadéo Cycles reserves the right to cancel or postpone if the weather conditions or the number of participants do not permit to conduct the training course in the best conditions. In this case, payment will be refunded.

Useful tips

Departure guaranteed starting from : 6 people

Recommended equipment :

  • Clothing : A supple outfit, a fleece jacket, a waterproof windbreaker.
  • Shoes : Sneaker-like closed shoes (flip-flops, opened shoes, heels or any other smart shoes are proscribed)
  • Small equipment : sunglasses, sunscreen, camera, little first aid kit
  • Snack : Cereal bars will be available, but do not hesitate to take anything you will need according to your taste.

 First Aid Kit :

The instructor carries an emergency kit.
Please, make sure to bring your personal medical prescriptions and let your instructor about them.