Discover the best cycling climbs of the Alps from our Alpine Cols of the Tour de France Cycling Holiday, a guided ride over the best cycling cols of the Tour de France with vehicle support – just like the pros!Here are three of our favourite hors catégorie cycling climbs in the Alps whose names you […]
The Alpe d’Huez is a mountain located in the French Alps, in the department of Isère, southeastern France. It is one of the most well-known and iconic climbs in cycling, famous for its 21 hairpin turns and steep gradient. The Alpe d’Huez climb is 13.8 kilometers (8.6 miles) long and has an average gradient of […]
Discover the best cycling climbs of the Pyrenees, from our Raid Pyrenean cycling holiday, a unique and challenging guided ride that takes you from the Atlantic to the Mediterranean coast with full vehicle support. A real cyclist’s paradise, the Pyrenees stretch over 430km along the border between France and Spain. The many beautiful Pyrenean cycling […]
Take on the ultimate challenge and ride the myth in 2023! We currently have on offer 2 Mont Ventoux 2023 cycling holidays, with guide, vehicle support, hotel accommodation, and transfers to and from Marseille airport. Click below for more information
Best 2023 cycling holidays : Custom road cycling holidays for individuals, cycling clubs or groups – ride the spectacular cols and routes of the Tour de France in the Pyrenees & on the Mont Ventoux, or get away from the crowds in the beautiful back country of the Provence Alps.
Legend of the Tour de France and a mecca for cyclists from all over the world, climbing Mont Ventoux is a bucketlist ride for cyclists. But at over 20km long and 1500+m ascent, it’s a challenge not to be undertaken lightly. Each year we organise our cycling Mont Ventoux holiday, and have welcomed cyclists from […]
The Mont Ventoux climb is one of the most challenging in the Tour the France, in which it has featured regularly since 1951. For cyclists, the Ventoux can be climbed from 3 sides, with the classic route taking the climb from Bédoin. It is on this climb that British cyclist Tom Simpson died from heat […]
1 : The Queyras is off the beaten track… in an accessible way! An hour by road through the winding valleys of the French Alps won’t get you too far as the crow flies, but in the case of the Queyras you feel like you’re entering a whole different world! This high Alpine valley is […]
My first video on the blog… a lot to learn still ! but if you manage to resist until the end, unlike my younger son Louis who could only manage the 49 first seconds! you may have a laugh! More info @ Serre Poncon Tourist office.