INTRO TO THE ALPS

CYCLING HOLIDAYS IN THE FRENCH & ITALIAN ALPS

OUR INTRO TO THE MOUNTAINS CYCLE HOLIDAYS ARE CENTRE BASED AROUND THE TARENTAISE. THEY WILL GIVE YOU THE OPPORTUNITY TO FLEX YOUR HILL CLIMBING MUSCLES AND LEARN ASCENDING & DESCENDING TECHNIQUES IN SOME OF THE MOST STUNNING TERRAIN IN THE WORLD.

INTRO TO THE ALPS

03-07 July 2016, half board 4 nights £525PP or
03-10 July 2016, half board 7 nights £790PP

New to road biking but want to take on more? Want to learn some extra riding skills to help you really enjoy spinning those wheels at altitude? Want to get fitter? All of these areas are covered in this week of classic road biking routes in the French & Italian Alps.

  • 4 or 7 nights in luxury chalet accommodation in Ste Foy with access to gym, Wattbike, spa, sauna, hammam and balcony hot tub.
  • 2 and half or 5 days guided riding in the surrounding area.
  • Full minibus support on each ride with soigneur, driver and bike mechanic

  • Fully trained mechanics for bike assembly & nightly bike clean down service
  • Nutrition advised hearty evening meals and full breakfasts. (There will be one chef night off during the week, where a restaurant booking can be arranged).

  • Packed lunches on guided ride days.
  • Evening educational talks on cycling technique & sports science

* Prices are based on 2 people sharing. We do offer single occupancy prices, please ask our booking team.

Excludes bike hire (if required) flights, transfers & insurance (the latter is compulsory). We can offer transfers separately, please speak with our booking team.

THE ITINERARY*

We will take in the local area of riding including the Versant Soleil, and a choice of other local cols & routes. See our local rides page for more details.

* All Itineraries are potentially subject to change due to weather or unforeseen circumstances.

 

Optional Extras:

  • Sports Therapy & Massage Treatments
  • Mechanical Spares (we will however provide basics, ie oils and tools)
  • Scott Bike Rental
Intro to the Alps cycle holidays

Intro to the Alps cycle holidays

Intro to the Alps cycle holidays