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riviera cycling

27 rue Theodore de Banville, 06100 Nice, France
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Booked Paul and the bike through a bike shop he recommended for one ride, before I left the states... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SammyStanley
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Great cycle guide - we will be back

Paul is very knowledgeable and was a perfect guide in this cycling wonderland. Beautiful hills... read more

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All year round guided cycling day rides on the stunning côte d'azur. From coastal leisure rides to iconic cols where the alpes meet the mediterranean. Sunshine 300 days a year.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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27 rue Theodore de Banville, 06100 Nice, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked Paul and the bike through a bike shop he recommended for one ride, before I left the states for the Riviera. I had never been to France. Being an avid cyclist for a dozen years on rides with people ranging from those who need...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Paul is very knowledgeable and was a perfect guide in this cycling wonderland. Beautiful hills, villages, coastline and viewing points. This part of France should be on every cyclists bucketlist!

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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

I will definitely recommend Paul for a guided bicycle trip in the Nice area. He is a knowledgeable and nice guy. The 5 hour day trip were the perfect start on my week long bicycle holiday. Showing me the fastest route out of Nice, the...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I are new to Nice. I am an experienced cyclist and she, while very fit, does not ride a bike very often. We wanted a moderate, slightly challenging half day ride to see the South of France in a unique way. I...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

I was in Nice for a couple of days and decided to go biking with Paul. The ride was great and the views were beautiful. I'd recommend it to people into cycling or people looking for a casual tour.

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Wow .. Paul was awesome ! We were visiting from California and really wanted to sneak a few rides in. In every aspect Paul far excited our expectations. The routs he chose both days were absolutely perfect. He did a great job balancing a ride...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Arranged to meet up before I arrived in Nice. Paul met me at my hotel and we rode a couple of times to incl the main Cols in the area...his experience and local knowledge means that there is no wasted time trying to find the...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We cycled with Paul today as part of our midweek cycling weekend. Really nice guy and very knowledgable about the area. We had a great ride up the col de Eze and the Grand Corniche before turning inland. Paul doesn’t hang about but judged our...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

I was travelling to Europe from the US on a business trip, and wanted to add a few days of fun. I found Riviera Cycling on Trip Advisor and was intrigued by all the 5 star reviews. I'm so glad I booked two days of...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Visiting from the USA and had never rode in France. Contacted Paul through his website which started our easy communication. We agreed on a date for riding, he recommended La Rouelibre bike shop for a rental and we met exactly as agreed (the shop is...More

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mohara37
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Response from SammyStanley | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mohara, I would email Paul at Riviera Cycling. I can't speak for him, but I would confidently speculate he could, based on conversations I've had with him. The key is more about time than miles. I had only allotted... More
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