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Generation VTT

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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Excellent Outing

We agree with the other reviews that this is the place for bike hire in Carcassonne. It's so easy... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2017
David F
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Alfrick, United Kingdom
Brilliant activity

It's really easy to fine - right by the canal in the centre of town. We hired three bikes for four... read more

Reviewed June 25, 2017
JessC1796
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  • Excellent78%
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  • Terrible9%
Sep 15, 2018
“They do not hire bikes by the canal!”
May 9, 2018
“This is no longer run by Generation VTT”
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Dans les ruelles de Carcassonne, le long du canal du midi, à travers les vignes, les chemins de garrigues ou les petites routes sillonnant les paysages Audois, nous proposons des découvertes à vélo pour s’évader en toute liberté.
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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1 avenue du Marechal Joffre | Pont Marengo, 11000 Carcassonne Center, Carcassonne, France
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+33 6 09 59 30 85
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Reviewed September 15, 2018

We went today to hire bikes and we were told to go to their hire shop,in the Citadel, where we had just walked from. They were unhelpful as to why or whether there was an alternative. We had a lovely walk by the canal and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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julien c, Gérant at Generation VTT, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

hello sir, I am surprised by your message, how indicated on our website we did not have the permissions to open our bike rental phone point in front of the station this year, the service currently offered is the boat cruise . You can find...More

Reviewed May 9, 2018

The owners, in their wisdom, decide that it's a good idea to not rent bikes on Sunday and Monday. I would imagine that Sunday would be their busiest day otherwise.More

Date of experience: May 2018
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julien c, Gérant at Generation VTT, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2018

hello, I understand your anger but we did not have the permissions to open our booth this year. To continue the service we work with a partner who is open all year but actually closed on Sunday and Monday. we are sorry for not being...More

Reviewed August 27, 2017

We agree with the other reviews that this is the place for bike hire in Carcassonne. It's so easy to find and so easy to rent, and is next to the Canal du Midi. However, it is best to book your bikes in advance to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed June 25, 2017

It's really easy to fine - right by the canal in the centre of town. We hired three bikes for four house, and it was very reasonably priced (helmets included!). The staff were really helpful and gave us bikes that were appropriate to our size/height....More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank JessC1796
Reviewed May 21, 2017

We hired bikes for 2 hours to cycle along the Canal du Midi. One of the staff members gave us some good advice on the easiest route to take along the canal. We had no problems with the bikes and had a nice day out....More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed May 6, 2017

We hired bikes - worked well as we pre ordered from the UK, came with map and points of interest - and cycled along the canal du midi to Trebes. We did expect to be a little more scenic eg at no point did we...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Sarah G
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

We rented four bikes for a half-day to cycling along the Canal du Midi. We appreciated the advice to cycle along the canal to Trebes. They provided us with a map, bike helmets, a lock and emergency repair kit. The bikes were in good condition...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Quentin X, Responsable relations clients at Generation VTT, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2017

Thank you for your visit. We hope to see you again to explore even more the aude and its treasures.

Reviewed April 22, 2017

Four of us rented bikes from Generation VTT - 35€ each for 2 days. Bikes were in good condition, they gave us a basket, lock, maps and puncture repair spray. Staff were really friendly and helpful, with good English (our French isn't great) and they...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Quentin X, Responsable relations clients at Generation VTT, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2017

Thank you for this opinion. We are glad you had a good time in Carcassonne.

Reviewed November 13, 2015

We hired bikes one afternoon to cycle down the canal. The bike hire was quick, easy and good value at 12 Euros each for 4 hours. Bikes were in good condition and we were given a map showing distances and points of interest, a basket...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Quentin X, accueil at Generation VTT, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2017

Thank you very much for your comment. We are so happy to help us to spend a nice moment. We hope to see you a next time :)

Reviewed October 25, 2015

After seeing the usual sites in Carcassonne I was so pleased to find a bike rental kiosk right by the river! I rented a bike for a half day. I was outfitted w/ helmet, bike lock and emergency inflatable device for tires. The canals go...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Quentin X, accueil at Generation VTT, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2017

Thank you very much for this complete comment, it will be a real pleasure to welcome you another time, we will apply you a discount for you fidelity with hapiness. Have a great day.

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siesta2014
August 13, 2018|
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Response from julien c | Property representative |
Hello, we did not have the permission of the town to install us at the port of the Canal du Midi, rentals are available from Evadeo Cycles. Trebes by the Canal du Midi, you need about 15 km from Evadeo Cycles. We propose the... More
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