For cyclists, the area around Saumur offers more than just the natural beauty in the river itself
more... Why not visit the escarpments and the man made cave houses built into them. For those staying in the area there are a number of excellent campsites and plenty of gites. For those passing through there are plenty of hotels and B&Bs. If you fancy a day trip to the vinyards, why not rent a bike and cycle there - experience the colours and smells of this picturesque valley without the aircon!
The bike hire companies listed may also provide bike rental services in the Saumur area.
Please check with the individual organisations to confirm they can help you if you are outside Saumur.