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TBT TRANS French Alps

June/September 2022

Trans French Alps

(Riders only)

June/September 2022

Trans French Alps

(Riders only)

TRANS FRENCH ALPS CYCLING TRIP

A magnificent journey across the French Alps, from Morzine to the legendary Alpe d’Huez

You’ve seen the pros do battle on the most famous climbs of the Tour de France. This is your opportunity to conquer the very same climbs as you ride this magnificent route across the French Alps.

Prices & Dates

8 Days / 7 Nights package: Trans French Alps

2022 DEPARTURES: 3 September 2022

FROM
$5,795 pp*

2023 DEPARTURES: 3 June and 16 September 2023

FROM
$TBA pp*

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Overview
Conquer the Col du Galibier, the Col de la Madeleine, the Col de Telegraphe, the Col de Joux Plane, the Col de la Colombiere, and of course the legendary 21 switchbacks to Alpe d’Huez.

We’ve designed a magnificent route that will introduce you to the majesty and wonder of road cycling’s most celebrated terrain.

In addition to the famous climbs mentioned above, you’ll also conquer the newest paved road in the Alps, the massive Col de la Loze, which is now rated the most challenging climb in the French Alps and first featured in the Tour de France in 2020.

Prepare for a week of awe-inspiring cycling in the French Alps!

CYCLING ITINERARY

DESCRIPTION

DISTANCE

ELEVATION

Day 01: Bienvenue en France 28 km 865 m
Day 02: The Joux Plane and the Col de la Colombiere 80 km 2,321 m
Day 03: Over Les Aravis and Les Saisies to Albertville 88 km 2,055 m
Day 04: Col de la Loze 72 km 2,173 m
Day 05: Col de la Madeleine & Les Lacets de Montvernier 68 km 2,270 m
Day 06: Col de Telegraphe and Col du Galibier 68 km 2,340 m
Day 07: Alpe d’Huez! 46 km 1,607 m
Day 08: Au Revoir!

IN THEIR WORDS

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WHAT’S INCLUDED

ACCOMMODATION & MEALS
  • 8 days / 7 nights fully accompanied trip
  • All accommodations
  • All breakfasts
  • All dinners
  • Sit-Down lunch on the first day
  • Picnic lunches during the rides
TRANSPORTATION
  • Pick-up and drop-off at Geneva Airport
  • Drop-off at Geneva Airport
  • All transportation during the trip
  • All luggage & bike box transfers
CYCLING SUPPORT
  • 1 x Support van & 1 x Ride Leader per 8 guests (approx.)
  • Experienced bike mechanic
  • Park Tools Toolkit
  • Daily ride gpx files provided
NUTRITION DURING THE RIDES
  • Energy bars, gels and sports drink
  • Variety of snacks and local specialties
  • Bottled water
  • Post-ride recovery food
WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED
  • Airfare
  • Travel and personal insurance
  • Additional hotel expenses i.e. phone charges, mini-bar, gratuities
  • Staff gratuities
  • Local tours
  • Trip extensions

Our TASA team would love to help you book your airfares, trip extensions, transfers, cruise or tours and make the most of your trip. Contact our friendly staff on 1800 33 44 23 or email info@tasa.com.au 

THERE’S NO EXPERIENCE LIKE IT

Born from a love of cycling and a passion to create the greatest cycling experiences, there’s nothin like a Thomson Bike Tours trip.

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CYCLING BUT NOT ONLY

TASA is here to offer you a lot more. We are here to help you create the most memorable trip of all times.

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OUR PARTNERSHIP

Travel & Sports Australia and Thomson Bike Tours join forces!

Thomson Bike Tours have a rich and proud history of being the expert in the best cycling tours and cycling camps in the world. Similarly, Travel & Sports Australia have combined unmatched dedication, product knowledge and customer service to create memorable travel experiences for sports fans all over Australia and the world.

The perfect partnership that makes perfect sense!

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