Cannes by bike, are you tempted?

With more than 13 km of adapted routes, discovering Cannes by bike all year round is possible! Those who love cycling will be able to go for a ride in complete confidence and discover some of the most beautiful spots in Cannes.

And for the more sporty, the Côte d’Azur is waiting for you, pedal through the most beautiful cities of the Mediterranean. Not forgetting all the good tips and answers to your practical questions: rentals, bike parking, safety.

Where to cycle in the city?

On your marks, get set, pedal on the bike lanes!

1. On the seafront for over 4 km

Pedal along the seafront for over 4 km between la Croisette and Golfe Juan

Follow the seafront along the cycle path from La Croisette to Palm Beach (1.7 km in both directions between the ferry terminal and the entrance to Port Canto) then continue from the Gould roundabout to Golfe Juan. Called “Les Mirandoles”, this 2.6 km section completes “La Littorale”, the seaside cycle path.


The most beautiful spots along the route:

You will discover the famous Croisette beaches, the authentic Mouré Rouge beaches, a small paradise at the Croisette point, as well as the coastline facing the Lérins Islands up to the beaches of Golfe Juan.

2. In Cannes la Bocca district

  • Chemin Plaine de Laval (1,2 km) in the heart of the Siagne valley
  • Avenue Pierre-de-Coubertin (twice 800 metres)
  • Axe Coubertin/Jourdan (1 km)
A few more pedal strokes

to discover the Côte d'Azur ?

Wonderfully situated on the seafront, Cannes is easily connected to Golfe Juan to the east and Mandelieu to the west, the Esterel Massif and the Corniche d’Or. Ideal for discovering the Côte d’Azur, the cycle path “La littorale” runs along the Mediterranean.

1. Pedal your way to Golfe Juan 

Cannes – Golfe Juan (12 km by bike round trip)

Period : all year round 

Public : very easy – for everyone

After the Gare Maritime, north of the Port of Cannes, the EuroVélo 8 itinerary heads east on the Boulevard de la Croisette (2.7 km). After the Palm Beach (Place Franklin Roosevelt), the cycle route continues east of the Cap de la Croisette, on Boulevard Eugène Gazagnaire, first on a 730 m cycle track recently laid out up to the Paul Harris roundabout and then on a 760 m shared lane which joins the roundabout on Avenue du Maréchal Juin (D6007) by a moderate climb. A beautiful 2.5km cycle path runs alongside the D6007 and then leaves it for a shared lane that leads to the centre of Golfe-Juan (Vallauris commune).

2. Pedal your way to Mandelieu

Cannes-Mandelieu (20 km by bike to Mandelieu and back + 10 to 20 km more to discover the Corniche d’Or from Saint-Raphaël)

Period : all year round 

Public : easy – for everyone

A route that follows the sea to Mandelieu to discover superb views bordered by the turquoise Mediterranean waters and the red rocks of the Esterel massif.

Cycling with confidence

Cannes is committed to soft modes of transport and does everything to make your life easier and reassure you thanks to its welcome charter and its Accueil vélo label.

Welcome chart

The Cannes Tourist Office is a member of the Charte Accueil Les Alpes-Maritimes à Vélo which facilitates access to cyclists by offering a bike park at its entrance.

Welcome Bicycle Label

It is a guarantee of quality, ensuring a welcome and services adapted to cyclists along the cycle routes.

Coupons available at the Tourist Office on request:

  • Repair kits (pump or anti-puncture spray)
  • Brochures to discover the region by bike.

Cycling good deals

Need to rent a bike during your stay?

Good deal : bike rental and repair shops with the Accueil Vélo label

Need to rent a long term bike?

Palm Velo offers a long-term rental service for electrically assisted bicycles, making travel even easier and providing a complementary mode of transport to the Palm Bus network.

The bike, rented to the inhabitants of the Cannes Lérins Agglomeration, is fully equipped: U lock, basket and battery with charger and at very attractive rates:

  • All public monthly subscription: 36 €
  • Reduced monthly subscription (Palm Bus subscribers) : 26 €
  • Deposit: 1 500 €

Booking by phone +33 (0)4 92 99 15 31 or by e-mail contact@palmvelo.fr

Need to park your bike?

More than 350 bike parks in the city at your service!

Use the interactive map to view the locations: