Following the very successful trip to The Millau Bridge in 2007 We are going to do it again:)
Lasttime we did it in just 3 days and it was a very painful journey home. This time it will be over 5 days and will be an estimated total miles of 1,400, Calais to Calais.
Ferry crossing from Dover, 07.45 sailing. This is so that anyone who has a very early start to get to Dover,gets a bit of a rest on the boat.
Day 1 Leave Calais approx 10.00h stay over night in the Orleans area, appox miles covered 260.
Day 2 Leave Orleans approx 0900h head down to St Etienne, approx 280 miles. This will be a 2 night stay.
Day 3 Go play on the fantastic roads that lead down to the bridge and the town of Millau, and back to St Etienne. approx miles this day 400.
Day 4 LeaveSt Etienneapprox 0900h heading for a stop on the way home around Troyes, approx miles 280.
Day 5 Leave Troyes heading back to Calais approx 270 miles.
This is a 5 day bike ride to see and cross the Millau Bridge and enjoy the roads around Millau,
We will not use any Motorways except the one we will have to use to cross the bridge.
Date for the trip Depart 4th Aug, Return 8th Aug.
Dover to Calais 4th Aug 09 on the 07.45 sailing.
Calais to Dover 8th Aug 09 on the 21.00 sailing.
P&O Ferry return cost £49 (bike 2 passengers)
P&O Ferry now full
Second Ferry, Seafrance sailing 08;00 on the 4th
Return sailing 21;00 on the 8th
Me and Gill
Baby Polar Bear
Jetstream & Mrs JS meeting in Le Puy en Valay on the 6th:cool:
THIS RIDE IS NOW FULLY BOOKED.