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Ride across the Alps from the shore of Lake Geneva to Nice and the French Riviera. On the way, climb most of the iconic cols and finish bathing in the Mediterranean sea.

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Included :

  • Accommodation on the basis of two persons sharing a room.
  • Breakfast, evening dinner, post-ride collation, food/energy products and drinks during the ride
  • Airport transfers on arrival and departure day for you, your bags and your bike.
  • All baggage transfers from hotel to hotel
  • All transfers on route
  • Support crew including at least one or two guides on the bike, a mechanic.
  • One or two assistance vehicles.
  • A complete road-book for the whole tour.
  • Printed daily route information and maps.
  • GPS download route information.
  • Laundry service.
  • Mechanical assistance.
  • Massage service.
  • Altitude Cycling Tours design bib-shorts and jersey

Not Included :

  • Single occupancy accommodation (optional supplement)
  • Bike rent (optional supplement)
  • Your travel to and from the airport mentioned as arrival and departure point in our tours.
  • Your personal medical and travel insurance.
  • All personal expenses such as mini-bar, hotel bar, extras at restaurants, shopping, gifts, telephone charges, etc.

General infos

  • Start location : Evian Thonon (Arrival airport : Geneva)
  • End location : Nice, France (Departure airport : Nice-Côte d’Azur)
  • Days : 9
  • Nights : 8

Technical infos

  • Total distance : 700 km
  • Total elevation : 17000 m
  • Average daily distance : 100 km
  • Average daily elevation : 2400 m

Difficulty infos

Hard : suitable rides for trained cyclists who already cycled in the mountain and who want to challenge themselves. Comfortable with 4-5 hours cycling a day.

Average daily distance : approx. 100 km / Average daily ascent > 2400 m.

The difficulty level is a quick indication based on the total distance and profile, the average daily distance and daily ascent of each tour.
Keep in mind that :
– behind an average, some days might be a longer and harder stage. Please check them carefully and compare with your own experience and physical condition. Do not hesitate to ask us.
– one tour represents 5 to 7 days cycling in a row. You may feel fitter from day to day but you may also accumulate tiredness despite we will do everything to improve your recovery and let you rest.
– the road and weather conditions may also harden the rides.

Challenge yourself, we are here to cheer you up, but do not overestimate your physical condition, training and experience.

For our e-tours, the level is usually one grade lower but the rides still represent 3-4 hours cycling.


    Col de la Colombière, Col des Saisies, Cormet de Roselend, Col de l’Iseran, Col du Mont Cenis, Col du Galibier, Col de l’Izoard, Col de Vars, Col de Restefond-La Bonette, the highest paved road in Europe, the Grande Corniche of the french Riviera)


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