Cultural Attractions along ViaRhôna
A great river exploited by so many civilizations, a major trading route linking Northern Europe to the Mediterranean, the Rhône has seen its banks settled by men going far back in time, leaving traces from many periods. Riding along ViaRhôna you can explore the prehistoric origins of Western European civilization as well as taking in the works of contemporary man. There are many riches for tourists to discover right along the cycle route, or exploring the riverside towns.
The Rhône has been a crucial link between northwest Europe and the Mediterranean since ancient times. The river’s history reflects that of mankind in Western Europe. Cycling along ViaRhôna, discover an exceptional heritage charting the many civilizations that have succeeded each other.