Cycling Holidays Alpe d'Huez and beyond
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Cycling Tours

We run the following cycling tours.

Alpe d'Huez and Mont Ventoux

Alpe d'Huez and Mont Ventoux

The Alpe d'Huez and Mont Ventoux tour takes in the two legendary climbs of the Tour de France. Various options available from weekends to 2 week tours


Alpe d'Huez to Italy

Alpe d'Huez to Italy

Ride from Alpe d'Huez to via the Col de Montgenevre and Colle di Sestriere to Italy. Climb the 3 giants of the area - the Col d'Agnel, Col d'Izoard and the Col du Galibier and more. 7 nights stay in 3 towns with full minibus support.


Alpe d'Huez Tour of the Oisans

Alpe d'Huez Tour of the Oisans

This is the Tour that started it all for us. Our centre based self guided cycling holiday based in Bourg d'Oisans takes in Alpe d'Huez, Col du Galibier the Col de la Croix de Fer and a host of other great climbs. A relaxed week with coffee and lunch stops, or a full on training camp. You choose what you want to do with as little or as much guidance as you need from our knowledgeable team.


Custom Cycle Tours Alpes and Beyond

Custom Cycle Tours Alpes and Beyond

We specialise in creating custom tours for groups from 1 to 100 people. You can choose one of our existing cycle tours and we will run it at a time convenient to you or you can make up your own tour based on the rides that we do. Alternatively you can come up with a brand new tour anywhere in Europe.


Etape du Tour 2018

Etape du Tour 2018

Each year we support you on the local Etape du Tour de France. Full details are released in October when the Tour de France is announced


Gravel Bike Cycling Tour

Gravel Bike Cycling Tour

Ride all the epic climbs in the Oisans such as Alpe d'Huez Col de la Croix de Fer and the Galibier but with a twist - on as much gravel as we can find. The ultimate cycling holiday for your Gravel or Cyclo Cross bike. Tours are available anytime during the summer and for any length of time. Please contact us for more information.


La Marmotte Alps Gran Fondo

La Marmotte Alps Gran Fondo

La Marmotte self supported long weekend on a bed and breakfast with optional guaranteed entries and airport transfers


RAID Alpine / Route des Grandes Alpes Cycling Holiday

RAID Alpine / Route des Grandes Alpes Cycling Holiday

The tour can starts in Geneva with us picking you up from the airport. From here you ride 670KM over 16 cols staying in 9 different towns to the southcoast of France and the bustling city of Menton. We run this fully supported tour over 10 days but can also organise the same tour over 7 days. We are also able to provide just luggage transfers each day or one big transfer from Geneva to Nice for your bike boxes.


Tour de France

Tour de France

Each year we run a Tour de France week from our base in Bourg d'Oisans. During the week you will ride the mythical climbs of Alpe d'Huez and the Col du Galibier plus we will organise at least one day watching a stage of the Tour de France. Full details are published each October one the route has been announced.


 

Who are the holidays aimed at ?

The holidays are aimed at all keen cyclists. We are happy to take individual, couple or group bookings. Do not worry if you are coming on your own. We get lots of individuals on our holidays and by the end of the first day you will have experienced the same climbs as everyone else.

Tour Level Guide

Each Tour has a set of chainsets under the main title. This is our grading system to show you the difficulty of the riding and the typical length of any ride that will take place on that tour. Most of our rides take place in the high mountains and this can seriously decrease the length of ride that you are able to do. If you are concerned about your abilty please contact us before making a booking.

 
Very Hard Tour - between 75 and 200KM per day. The day will typically include more than two high mountain passes, a sportive such as the La Marmotte or a longer multi day tour such as the Route des Grandes Alpes
Hard Tour - between 75 and 150 KM per day. The day will typically include more than one high mountain pass. For example Alpe d'Huez and the Col du Galibier
Medium Tour - between 75KM and 100KM per day in high mountains. The day will include at least 1 high mountain pass such as Alpe d'Huez
Easy Tour - maximum of 100KM per day on mostly flat or medium sized mountains
Very Easy Tour - Maximum of 50KM per day on mostly flat terrain.



 

Additional Equipment

What's not included