We will take in some of the most famous mountain passes in the Alps, such as the Col de L’Iseran at 2770m, Col du Galibier at 2650m, Col d’Izoard at 2360m and the Col de Vars at 2120m to name but a few.
Altogether we will cross 16 major cols and climb over 18500m in 7 days. The total distance ridden will be 696km. Most days we will ride approx. 100km and climb approx. 2500m apart from the final day which contains 3000m of climbing.
Overnight accommodation will be in good quality hotels, serving excellent food. Rooms can be taken on a shared or single basis.
The trip will last 8 days, with 6 days cycling the route plus a day at each end for travel.