Paris Tours is the perfect close to the racing sesason. A jaunty roll along the Loire valley wine country, surrounded by beautiful chateaux and vineyards in full color. Sounds bucolic until you realize the average pace on this ride is 46kph! Dotted with occasional detours on the rough gravel roads that crisscross the vineyards, you're suddenly in for a real challenge. This is a gorgeous ride, and one that will challenge even the most seasoned pros. Raise a toast to the Paris-Tours.