From the city of Caen to the beach at Ouistreham, via the D-Day landing beaches, the cycle paths and greenways of Caen la mer allow you to discover numerous landscapes at your own pace and in the heart of nature.

The “Accueil Vélo” in Caen la mer

Balade à vélo, voies vertes de Caen
Balade à vélo sur les voies vertes de Caen – ©Caen la mer Tourisme / Les Conteurs
Vélo à Caen

Travelling by bike in Caen la mer? Download our “Accueil vélo” Guide with the list of certified accommodation, bike rental and repair shops and other information essential to the success of your trip on two wheels!

To best prepare your itinerary, you can use 2 applications:

  • Geovelo for the Caen la Mer area (French only)
  • Loopi downloadable walking and cycling routes (French Only)

Need to rent a bike? Our information offices offer half-day and full-day rentals.

Cycling tours in Caen la mer

Two major cycling routes cross the territory of Caen la mer, discover the Vélofrancette which goes from Ouistreham to La Rochelle in 600km or the Vélomaritime which follows the French coast from Roscoff to Dunkirk, passing through our seaside resorts.

Vélo voie verte Caen Ouistreham Normandie
Faire du vélo entre Caen et Ouistreham en Normandie – ©Caen la mer Tourisme / Les Conteurs

For a simple discovery of the city of Caen, consult the By bike, on foot map proposed by the city of Caen which lists the cycling routes.