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Cycle the Classic Routes des Grandes Alpes

The classic Geneva to Nice high alps tour taking in some of the famous climbs in the alps:

  • Cormet de Roselend
  • Col de L'Iseran
  • Galibier
  • Lautaret
  • Telegraph
  • Izoard
  • Var

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7 Day Tour of Corsica


This is a 7-day tour that starts and finishes in Bastia, although this can be adjusted to accommodate different arrival points.

The route includes Cap Corse which is the island’s sparsely populated and stunning northern peninsular, the mountainous Desert des Agriates, the famous Route des Artisans with stunning views of the West coast and the Col Vergio, the highest road pass on the island.

The adventure is fully guided with vehicle support ( Snacks, Hot and cold drinks )

The price includes seven nights' half-board accommodation and airport transfers.

We stop for lunch at various places depending on timing and weather.

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Seven Days Southern Cols Cycle Tour

Starting in Nice we head inland and upward towards the mighty 1) Col de la Bonette 2860m which we reach and climb on our third day before heading over the border into Italy via the

2) Col de Maddalena 1991m then back into France via the

3) Cold de Lombarde 2350m.

On the way we tackle one or two other Cols:

4) Castillon 707m

5) Turini 1607m

6) St Martin 1500m

7) Couillole 1678m.

We end the week with a ride round the gorges of the Verdon

Featured in May 2016 Cyclist Magazine ''Even in a country blessed with great places to ride, France's Verdon Gorge stands out as a truly spectacular venue ''

A total of-about 600km with 13,021m climbing.

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Four Cols Cycle Tour In The Alps of Provence

Take in the superb southern cols of the

  • Champ
  • Cayolle
  • Bonette
  • Allos.

Supported 2 day tour with one night at Chateau des Magnans

We ride over the Champ and Cayolle on day one then ride the Bonette and back over the Allos on day 2.

This tour can be added to the itinerary of weeks based at Chez-Ray ( £75 supplement )

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