The Atlantic A route includes many scenic quiet roads with alternative "off Road" sections. Go to Paris to venture this beautiful Capital City. Orleans and Tours takes you to the Loire River/Valley. Poitiers - easy cycling or the harder Lomousin for low gears! Saintes visit this Roman Town and the Massif Central beyond. Bordeaux for rivers/canals and for families sandy beaches. Toulouse for the popular Canal du Midi. Narbonne for flat easy cycling and to explore the foothills of the Pyrenees.