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For the La Marmotte Granfondo Alps 2022, we will be offering a 4-night package staying at a luxury chalet in Alpe d’Huez from Friday TBC June to Monday TBC June 2022.
This package will also include a guaranteed entry into the event, return airport transfers from Geneva Airport, continental breakfast each morning, afternoon snacks, and a two-course dinner with complimentary wine each evening.
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Location: Valloire, Maurienne Valley
Altitude: 2646 metres
Height Gain: 1216 metres
Average Gradient: 7%
Maximum Gradient: 11%
Location: Jausiers, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
Altitude: 2802 metres
Height Gain: 1582 metres
Average Gradient: 6.7%
Maximum Gradient: 12%
Location: Guillestre, Hautes-Alpes
Altitude: 2108 metres
Height Gain: 889 metres
Average Gradient: 5%
Maximum Gradient: 10.6%
Location: Briancon, Hautes-Alpes
Altitude: 2360 metres
Height Gain: 1438 metres
Average Gradient: 4.5%
Maximum Gradient: 7%
Location: Bedoin, Provence
Altitude: 1909 metres
Height Gain: 1610 metres
Average Gradient: 7.6%
Maximum Gradient: 10.7%
Location: Pontamafrey-Montpascal, Maurienne Valley
Altitude: 781 metres
Height Gain: 277 metres
Average Gradient: 8.5%
Location: Beaufort, Savoie
Altitude: 1657 metres
Height Gain: 957 metres
Average Gradient: 6.4%
Location: Flumet, Haute-Savoie
Altitude: 1486 metres
Height Gain: 576 metres
Maximum Gradient: 8%
Location: Scionzier, Haute-Savoie
Altitude: 1613 metres
Height Gain: 1108 metres
Average Gradient: 6.8%
Location: Bourg Saint Maurice, Savoie
Altitude: 2770 metres
Height Gain: 1955 metres
Average Gradient: 4.1%
Altitude: 2188 metres
Height Gain: 1282 metres
Average Gradient: 4.6%
Maximum Gradient: 8.2%
Location: Meribel, Savoie
Altitude: 2304 metres
Height Gain: 1715 metres
Average Gradient: 7.3%
Maximum Gradient: 18%
Location: La Lechere, Savoie
Altitude: 1993 metres
Height Gain: 1533 metres
Average Gradient: 7.9%
Maximum Gradient: 12.5%
Altitude: 1967 metres
Height Gain: 1154 metres
Average Gradient: 6%
Maximum Gradient: 9%
Location: Bourg d’Oisans, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes
Altitude: 1850 metres
Height Gain: 1150 metres
Average Gradient: 8.1%
Maximum Gradient: 13%
Location: Saint-Jean-de Maurienne, Maurienne Valley
Altitude: 2068 metres
Height Gain: 1522 metres
Average Gradient: 5.1%
Location: La Chambre, Maurienne Valley
Altitude: 1924 metres
Height Gain: 1475 metres
Average Gradient: 6.9%
Location: St Michel de Maurienne, Maurienne Valley
Altitude: 1566 metres
Height Gain: 878 metres
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Climbing a mountain on two wheels is one of the most fulfilling and rewarding things you can experience on a bike. This cycling holiday is suitable for riders of all abilities that have a good level of fitness.
The Classic Climbs of the French Alps is a 7-day cycling holiday involving an itinerary full of the famous mountain climbs that have featured within the Tour de France.
If you are looking for a great cycling adventure that provides you with the opportunity to ride many of the famous mountain climbs that have featured within the Tour de France, then the Geneva to Nice Route des Grandes Alpes could well be the cycling holiday you are looking for.
The Geneva to Nice Route des Grandes Alpes will involve some long days in the saddle so you need to have a good level of fitness, stamina, and bike handling skills to accomplish this iconic journey.
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This trip will consist of 7 days of riding over a total distance of 703km which includes 16 major climbs equalling just over 17500m of climbing. This iconic route starts on the shores of Lake Geneva, crosses the mountains of the French Alps, and finishes on the beaches of the Mediterranean Sea. Each day you will get to ride in spectacular scenery whilst conquering some of the highest and most famous cols like Col de la Colombiere, Cormet de Roselend, Col d’Iseran, Col du Galibier, Col d’Iozard, Col de Vars, Crime de la Bonnette, just name but a few.
This demanding cycling challenge begins on the shores of Lake Geneva and takes you through the French Alps and the Provence to the sun-drenched beaches of the Mediterranean Sea.
The Geneva to Nice Mont Ventoux Route will involve some long days in the saddle so you need to have a good level of fitness, stamina, and bike handling skills to accomplish this iconic journey.
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This trip will consist of 7 days of riding over a total distance of 950km, including 17 major climbs equalling just over 19000m of climbing.
The Tour de France Cycling Holiday is a 7-day trip running between the 03rd July – 10th July 2021. We have designed this cycling holiday to provide you with the best experience possible of this great race by visiting stages 9, 10, and 11.
Watching your cycling hero’s fighting for the yellow jersey is only part of what we will be offering. Your entire week will showcase the very best of the French Alps. Our routes will take you into areas of outstanding beauty with breathtaking views.
Whilst at each stage, you will have the opportunity to ride one of the major climbs before the pros. Your route to the summits will be lined with thousands of cycling mad supporters offering you encouragement and a friendly push if it’s required.
For the L’Etape du Tour 2022 we will be offering a 3-night package staying at a luxury hotel near the event from Friday to Monday. This will also include return airport transfers from Geneva Airport, continental breakfast each morning, afternoon snacks, and a two-course dinner with complimentary wine each evening.
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The 30th edition of the Etape du Tour de France will take place on 10 July 2022 on the legendary Briançon – Alpe d’Huez stage!
On the program: 170 km with more than 4,700 meters of cumulative positive elevation change, including the climbs to the Galibier and Croix de Fer passes.
For the fourth arrival of the “Étape du Tour de France” in Alpe d’Huez, it is an expedition full of historical symbols, as the route is based on that of the 1986 Briançon-Alpe d’Huez stage, when Bernard Hinault won the last stage of his career in the Tour de France.
Le Tour du Mont Blanc cyclosportive is a unique 338km loop around the famous Mont Blanc mountain, the route involves 8450m of climbing over some hors-categorie climbs. This is considered my many cyclists to be the “toughest day on a bike” the 13th edition of the Tour du Mont 2021, will take place on Saturday 17th July 2021.
Le Tour du Mont Blanc 2021 is a 338km ultra distance cycling event which includes over 8000m of climbing.
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