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Cycle Geneva to Nice - La Route des Grandes Alpes

Overview

Company: SportActive
Coaches: In House
Start Date: 12/06/2021
End Date: 19/06/2021
Sports: Cycling
Location: France
Price from: €1,904

Details

Ride from Geneva to Nice over "La Route des Grandes Alpes"

You will ride twelve alpine passes including col du Galibier, col du Télégraphe, and col d'Izoard. These mountains are regularly used in the Tour de France and will test your limits. Along the way you will ride hors category cols and gems such as the 'Shoelaces' of Montvernier.

Test your Limits in the French Alps

Starting in the Mont Blanc region you will ride south for six days, until you reach Nice, on the Mediterranean Sea. Six days, 550kms riding the alpine passes the pros face every year offers a challenge like no other. Riding in the French Alps will test your abilities as a rider.

Supported Tour de France Style

We use support cars carrying spare parts, drinking water, and food. Martin, will also be riding with you passing on coaching advice and knowledge. Martin is a professional cycle coach with years of experience. He ensures you will reach each stage of Geneva to Nice under your own steam. He and his team are on hand should a repair be needed. We want to keep you on the road as much as possible.

Logistics - We've got you covered

From airport transfers to moving your luggage from hotel to hotel, we have you covered on Geneva to Nice. We have good relationships with the hotels and some provide washing facilities for your kit. Every hotel provides secure bike storage. Our logistic mastery stretches to providing you with porridge in the morning.

Experience the Spectacular and the Beautiful

Riding the "Route des Grandes Alpes" is an experience which immerses you in the spectacular awe inspiring beauty of the French Alps. It is hard to describe the feeling as you ride higher and higher into the mountains. It is simply something you have to do.

Ride Together, Eat Together

We ride together, we eat together, and camaraderie forms. Our guests tell us they make new long lasting friendships on our tours. If you are wondering if you can enjoy riding Geneva to Nice if you're travelling alone, the answer is yes.

Tour includes

  • Group transfers airport-hotel-airport for you and your bike, in Geneva and Nice for flights on 8th & 15th June, (check details)

  • Transfer bike boxes from Geneva to Nice and daily luggage transport

  • 7 nights HB

  • Foods during the rides: lunch, water, energy bars & gels, other snacks & drinks

  • Transport for you and your bike should you wish to have a shorter day or experience difficulty

  • Mechanical assistance for your bike

  • Secure overnight bike storage

  • Martin and Thierry on the bike with you for pacing and coaching

  • Flora's organisational and logistical talents and stretching if time allows

 

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Prices shown per person sharing (pps) are based on 7 nights, double occupancy, half board, support, foods & drinks during the rides, airport transfers in Geneva and Nice
EB* = Early Bird for deposit received before 15.10.2020
R** = regular price after 16.10.2020

Geneva to Nice Cycle: from Sat 12th to Sat 19th June 2021

7 nights, sharing en-suite room

Only 20 places available on this epic week (to guarantee the quality of the service!)

  • EB* from 1904 €/pps 
  • R**  from 2104 €/pps 
  • Single Supplement: 56 €/night

 

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