Back Back

Vélorail de Saintonge


Rue de l'Ancienne Gare
17260 Saint-André-de-Lidon

How do I get there?


Experience an unusual adventure by railbike that combines the outdoors, a bit of sport, a lot of thrills and a zest of adrenaline. Discover with family or friends, an old railway line that crosses the vineyards of Saintonge.

An unusual walk? 50% discovery, 50% adventure, 100% leisure.

Discover the vélorail, this small railway platform where you pedal with family, friends, on an old railway line. Live an original adventure that combines the outdoors, a bit of sport, a lot of sensations and a zest of adrenaline.

Between vineyards and groves, a route of 2 hours maximum is offered, from Saint André de Lidon to Cozes (00 km round trip) all year round depending on the weather.
Group departures at fixed times from the Vélorail station of Saint André de Lidon
Flat rate of €40 for the vélorail, with electric assistance included. 2 to 5 people per vélorail (2 pedalers, 3 passengers) Please note, for their safety, children under 3 are no longer accepted.

No pets.
Telephone reservation required.

Further information :
Minimum height required to pedal: 1m40
1 responsible adult per railbike.
Picnic area and toilets near the departure station.
Bring your water bottle and hat.
For their safety, children under 3 who cannot sit alone on passenger seats are no longer allowed.

Portrait :
A second route between Saint André de Lidon towards Gémozac, 12 km round trip, about 2 hours, by electrically assisted rail bike, will be offered at certain times of the year.

We speak English

Location details

  • In the countryside

To get to the SAINT ANDRE DE LIDON Vélorail station, rue de l'ancienne gare, from Cozes, direction A89, Pons. At the hamlet of La merletterie, turn left towards St André de LIdon. From A89, exit 36, direction Royan. After Gémozac, follow direction St André de Lidon on the right



  • Reception of summer camps
  • Special family with children
  • Groups welcome


Opening hours from February 01 to November 30, 2024
Monday Open
Tuesday Open
Wednesday Open
Thursday Open
Friday Open
Saturday Open
Sunday Open


Prices Min. Max.
Family package

40 € -

Payment method

  • Cheque
  • Cash
  • Classic Holiday Vouchers



  • Parking
  • Coach parking
  • Parking nearby
  • Toilets


  • Coach access
  • Mandatory reservation

Activities on site

  • Tourist transport
  • Velorail

Home animals

Pets are not accepted.


  • Not wheelchair accessible

Was this content useful to you?


Share this content