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Descending the Col de la Colombiere

Owner run cycling tours and cycling trip consultancy in the heart of the French Alps since 2008


The Cols of the French Alps - some of the best cycling climbs in the world - if your goal is road cycling mountains, our goal is to help you discover these legendary climbs.

There's a reason the Tour de France, Criterium Dauphine and the Tour of Romandie regularly visit our region...come and discover with us.


In the heart of the French Alps where France, Italy and Switzerland meet, we can access many classic climbs of the Tour de France and Criterium Dauphine together with the Tour de Suisse and Giro D'Italia. Combine these Cols with our own local favourites and you will have an unforgettable cycling holiday in the French Alps.


We specialise in customised trips for groups, and also offer a cycling consultancy for groups and individuals planning their own trips. Whether you wish a bespoke tour for one person, or you have a larger group of similar abilities to take on the Cols of the Alps or simply need some advice - we can help. We can tailor the Tour to your own abilities and goals whether your challenge is Geneva to Nice, the Tour du Mont Blanc, or spend a week or a shorter break and include such alpine giants as Alpe D’Huez, Col de la Colombiere, Cormet de Roseland, the Aravis and many more.

Accommodation is tailored to your requirements whether you wish to stay in traditional alpine chalets or from budget to luxury hotels.

With a passion for creating an unforgettable experience with amazing cycling, great food, dedicated ride support and careful route planning - we are owner run very proud of our excellent level of guest service underlined by our rider feedback.


From your initial enquiry, to meeting you at the airport and hosting you throughout your stay, it is Mike and Jude at the helm.


Whether you need some inspiration, or you have your own goals in mind we’d be delighted to hear from you- please contact Mike by email or call/whattsapp +33680926408

World events have curtailed our operations for Summer 2020. We therefore bring climbing the mountains of the French Alps by bike to you on our YouTube channel. We hope to give you some cycling inspiration and motivation to ride the Alps in 2021.

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