Go green ... By bike, on foot, on horseback, but above all at your own pace, explore the many kilometers of greenways built on theto the Canal du Midi in Saint-Chinian, in the heart of the Occitanie region, and cross the magnificent landscapes shaped by the vineyard, the scrubland and the olive groves ...
The small local railway lines now disappeared, they have given way to new modes of communication, entirely reserved for travels non-motorized in an environmental approach, of tourist development around soft itineraries.
The Greenway of Capestang - Cruzy
The Green Way of Saint-Chinian - Canal du Midi
There are nearly 33 km of tracks, from Saint-Chinian to the Canal du Midi via Cessenon-sur-Orb, Cazouls les Béziers (where you will find a bike stop), Maureilhan, Colombiers, which are arranged in tracks green. Between Saint-Chinian and Maureilhan, the track follows the old railway line of local interest Saint-Chinian, Béziers Gare du Nord. Then between Maureilhan and the Canal du Midi, it takes the municipal roads with low traffic.
This greenway will certainly delight lovers of bicycles and hikes, and many connections are possible with the FFC mountain bike circuits of the Terroir Saint-Chinianais.
Departure : From Saint-Chinian rue de l'Ancienne Voie Ferrée or easy parking near the Tourist Office in Saint-Chinian labeled Accueil Vélo (Allée Gaubert).
Take the opportunity to discover the village of Saint-Chinian and its AOC wineries, take a swim in the Orb at Cessenon, cultural with its alleys and its heritage, sports stop at the base of Réals, and gastronomic at the Pont de reals.