Foreword

Biking France / RandoVélo offers you customised bicycle tours in France and throughout Europe via the website https://www.biking-france.com/ (hereinafter, the “Website”).

The following Website terms of use (hereinafter, the “Terms of Use”) apply exclusively between Biking France / RandoVélo and anyone wishing to access the Website and/or to use the functionalities available on the Website (hereinafter, the “User”).

Any use of the Website and/or its functionalities implies the full application of these Terms of Use.  Please read them carefully.

We may revise and update these Terms of Use at any time, due to legislative developments in particular, without engaging our responsibility. Changes will be effective as soon as they will be published on the Website (unless otherwise specified). The current version will be available to anyone at all times on the Website by clicking on the link located in the section “Legal Notice & Website Terms of Use”.

I – Legal notice

1.1. The Website is published by Loire Valley Travel, a Simplified Joint Stock Company incorporated in France (company number 347 762 494) whose registered address is at 2 rue Jean Moulin – 41 000 Blois represented by Mr Antoine Clergue. Phone number: +33(0)2 54 78 62 52.

1.2. The Website is hosted by the company OVH, a Simplified Joint Stock Company registered in France with company number 424 761 419 and VAT Number FR 22 424 761 419 and whose registered address is at 2 rue Kellermann – 59100 Roubaix.

1.3. Biking France / RandoVélo is listed on the register of tour operators and travel agents (Atout France 79 /81 rue de Clichy 75 009 Paris) as number IM 041130005. It holds a financial guarantee with ATRADIUS Credit Insurance N.V of 44, avenue Georges Pompidou 92596 Levallois – Perret CEDEX and professional liability insurance No. 55942829 with Allianz at 1 cours Michelet – CS 30051 – 92076 Paris la Défense CEDEX, France.

II – Definitions

The Website: means the Biking France / RandoVélo ’s website that can be accessed at https://www.biking-france.com/

The User: means any Internet user surfing and/or using the functionalities available on the Website.

Service(s): mean all the services provided by Biking France / RandoVélo, including travel services and all holiday arrangements associated.

The Customer : means any Internet user who, once he accessed the Website, (i) sign up to the Newsletter, and/or (ii) send a holiday enquiry, and/or (iii) accept a travel suggestion from Biking France / RandoVélo.

III – Use of the website

The Website shall be accessible free of charge in any place to any User with an Internet connection.  All costs charged to the User to get an Internet connection and access to the Services remain at his charge. Likewise, Biking France / RandoVélo should not be held responsible for any connection issue attributable to any device or telecommunications operator selected by the User (reduced Internet speed or lost connection for example).

From the Website, the User gets access to information and/or Services below:

  • Itineraries ideas (free access to any Internet user)
  • Detailed information about products and Services provided by Biking France / RandoVélo (free access to any Internet user)
  • A specific access to submit an holiday enquiry

IV – Guarantee and liability 

Biking France / RandoVélo shall make its best efforts to provide a 24/7 access to the Website, except in the event of an act of God  or any event beyond the actual control of Biking France / RandoVélo and subject any repairs and maintenance work required to ensure the Website runs smoothly.

Indeed, in order to ensure the proper management of the Website, Biking France / RandoVélo will be able to, at any time:

  • Interrupt or restrict access to all or any part of the Website, reserve access to the Website or to some sections of the Website,
  • Delete any information that may disrupt the smooth running of the Website or contradict the applicable laws,
  • Suspend the Website to perform updates.

Biking France / RandoVélo shall not be held responsible in case of any technical failure, breakdown, operational issue or interruption, preventing access to the Website or any of its functionalities.

The User’s devices remain under his own responsibility. The User shall take any appropriate measure to protect his own devices and his private data, including in case of a cyber attack. Biking France / RandoVélo shall not be held responsible in that case, the User remains responsible of websites he visits and data he shares.

V – General obligations of the user

The User agrees to use the Website in strict compliance with these Terms of Use, all applicable laws, rulings and regulations (including ones regarding intellectual property and image rights) and in a way that does not negatively reflect on the goodwill or reputation of Biking France / RandoVélo and shall take no actions which would cause Biking France / RandoVélo to be in violation of any laws, rulings or regulations applicable to Biking France / RandoVélo.

Biking France / RandoVélo will be able to engage the User’s liability if he fails to comply with these provisions.

The User and/or the Customer should keep secured at all times their personal username and password enabling them to access their private account on the Website and never allow anyone to consult and/or use those username and password.

The User and/or the Customer are responsible of all activity in relation with Services they access or use while they are connected to their account.

The User and/or the Customer must immediately notify Biking France / RandoVélo of any unauthorized use of their username and password by sending an email to info@biking-france.com  or calling +33(0)2 54 78 62 52.

By using the Services and the Website, the User and the Customer declare and warrant that (a) all the information they gave to Biking France / RandoVélo is true and accurate ; (b) they will keep ensuring the accuracy of this information and (c) their use of the Services does not violate any applicable law or regulation.

VI – Intellectual property

All content and material regarding Services such as writings, graphic elements, video and audio clips, logos, photos, icons, pictures … are the exclusive property of Biking France / RandoVélo or its licensors. They are protected by applicable copyright laws. Contents and materials on the Website, which is operated, licensed or controlled by Biking France / RandoVélo, cannot be copied (except for the User personal use only) neither distributed, republished, downloaded or forwarded in any way without written prior authorisation from Biking France / RandoVélo.

Modification or use of the Website content and material for any other purpose shall violate intellectual property rights of Biking France / RandoVélo and its licensors.

Biking France / RandoVélo and its other brands, as well as their logos, are registered trademarks (hereinafter, the “LVT’s Trademarks”) and they are the exclusive property of Biking France / RandoVélo.

Unauthorised use of LVT’s Trademarks, displayed on the Website or on Services materials, is strictly prohibited by law. No part of Services or Terms of Use can be interpreted as granting, implicitly or not, any kind of license or right to use LVT’s Trademarks without written prior authorisation from Biking France / RandoVélo. Please note that a specific authorisation per use is required.

The use of any LVT’s Trademarks as part of a hyperlink either to or from any other website, without written prior authorisation from Biking France / RandoVélo, is prohibited.

VII – Personal data and privacy policy

The protection of your personal information or data is extremely important to us. In order to respond to an enquiry, process and fulfil your booking or send you a brochure or other promotional material, we need to collect personal data from you. We will only process your personal data in accordance with our Privacy Policy for or in connection with the purpose for which you have provided it (for example, arranging your holiday) or as you have consented to our using it (for example, to send you marketing material) or as permitted by data protection laws. Please read our Privacy Policy for full details.

VIII – French law

The present Terms of Use will be governed by French Law and any dispute will be resolved exclusively by the French courts. Our Terms of Use do not affect your statutory rights.

IX – Contact us

If you have any queries regarding our Terms of Use, please contact info@biking-france.com  or call +33(0)2 54 78 62 52. You can also write to Biking France / RandoVélo – Service Relations Clients – 2 rue Jean Moulin 41000 Blois.

Last update on April 4th 2019