Route des Grandes Alpes, Provence & Vercors

10 days / 9 nights
1470 km
Self-Guided : June to Sept.
Guided : Aug 26 to Sept 04, 2019
France
Monaco
From
770 €
about this tour

A must-do in a biker’s life, the “Route des Grandes Alpes” ranks among the World’s most Legendary Roads ! Climbing and diving, twisting and turning through mythical mountain passes, valleys, lakes, rivers, gorges and snow-capped summits all the way down to the deep blue of the Mediterranean Sea
Ride on the picturesque coastal roads of the French Riviera by motorcycle and realise every rider’s dream through the Verdon Gorges Road offering breathtaking views over Europe’s largest Canyon ! Awesome last leg of the journey riding the Vercors and its picturesque roads directly carved in the cliff !
An authentic motorbike tour full of colours, sensations and local flavours

highlights

The Alps – Route des Grandes Alpes – Annecy –
Legendary Alpine Passes of Tour de France –
French Riviera – Nice – Cannes – Provence –
Verdon Gorges – Vercors – Combe Laval –
Alpine & Mediterranean Gastronomy
itinerary
transfers, meet & greet, relax, visit, briefing and dinner

Wash away some jetlag, have a walk to the nearby lake, wander in the old streets and shaded parks, delight yourself in the hot pool… By the end of the day, enjoy your first evening filled with familiarizing yourself with the excitement of what lays ahead whilst enjoying a taste of the Alpine Cuisine.

225 km / 5h

Go higher through different Mountain Passes to discover Northern Alps’ beauty. Enjoy the motorcycle ride through the Beaufortain and its gorgeous Cormet de Roselend… Admire the dramatic scenery up the mythical Col de l’Iseran, highest Pass in the entire Alps with its 2,764m ! Overnight in Bonneval-sur-Arc, ranked as one of the most beautiful village in France…

200 km / 5h

Ride of a lifetime on Le Tour de France legendary roads through the Col du Galibier (2646m) and the lunar like landscapes of the Col de l’Izoard (2360m), gateway to the South of France !

200 km / 5h

Tick the Cime de la Bonette road off your bucket-list, highest road in Europe at 2,802m ! Dramatic isn’t enough to describe the scenery up there…
Colourful ride down the blood-red Cians and Daluis Gorges contrasting with the turquoise waters of the rivers below…

180 km / 4h

Few more hairpin turns and you’ll overhang the deep blue of the Mediterranean Sea, the French Riviera awaits you ! Cover the last stretch of the Route des Grandes Alpes down to Menton and then ride along the Coastal Road through Monaco and Nice. By the evening, enjoy a walk through Nice, its Old port Town and its famous “Promenade des Anglais”…

Visit Cannes, Nice or Monaco, take a swim in the Mediterranean Sea, ride along the superb Corniche d’Or scenic drive, relax on the beach… whichever you fancy, you will always find something interesting to do in the French Riviera !

210 km / 5h

In the bucket-list of a rider, the “Gorges du Verdon” are on today’s program. Biggest Canyon in Europe, going up to 800 meters, the road that overlooks the Gorges is simply breathtaking and offers divine views on the Verdon river as well as on the blue turquoise waters of the Sainte-Croix Lake !

210 km / 4h30

Great motorcycle day through the gorgeous Provence’s roads and landscapes…

240 km / 6h

This amazing and final day with its Col du Rousset ascent, door of the Vercors in the Occidental Alps, will delight the greedy rider that needs sensations !
You will borrow the vertiginous and mythical road of the Combe Laval that offers exceptional panoramas before getting back to Aix-les-Bains for the last diner all together…

breakfast, visit, transfers

All good things must come to an end… See You next time !!

The daily riding kilometres are approximate distances and may vary.
Route and overnight places may change due to unforeseen events.

Tour prices
June to September
* Price / person
Route des Grandes Alpes | Motorcycle Tour & Rental
Sharing Room
Riding Two-up
Route des Grandes Alpes | Motorcycle Tour & Rental
Sharing Room
Riding Solo
Route des Grandes Alpes | Motorcycle Tour & Rental
Single Room
Riding Solo
Route des Grandes Alpes | Motorcycle Tour & RentalOwn bike
770 €
790 €
1080 €
Route des Grandes Alpes | Motorcycle Tour & RentalSuzuki 650 Vstrom
1250 €
1690 €
1980 €
Route des Grandes Alpes | Motorcycle Tour & RentalSuzuki 1000 Vstrom
1330 €
1850 €
2140 €

Included Services

Included Services :

  • Transfers from Aix-les-Bains Train Station to your hotel on arrival and departure
  • Motorcycle Rental with all-risk insurance, roadside assistance 24/7, full motorcycle luggage system, GPS, wet weather gear and a lock
  • All overnights (hand-picked hotels and Bed & Breakfasts)
  • All breakfasts
  • Tour information package including road-book, safety tips, details about the hotels, the route and the sights

Services not included :

  • Riding Gear (helmet, jacket, gloves = optional)
  • Fuel
  • Drinks, meals and personal expenses
  • All services not mentioned as included and all items of a personal nature
August 26 to September 04, 2019
* Price / person
Route des Grandes Alpes | Motorcycle Tour & RentalSharing Room
Riding Two-up
Route des Grandes Alpes | Motorcycle Tour & Rental
Sharing Room
Riding Solo
Route des Grandes Alpes | Motorcycle Tour & Rental
Single Room
Riding Solo
Route des Grandes Alpes | Motorcycle Tour & RentalOwn Bike
1590 €
1650 €
1950 €
Route des Grandes Alpes | Motorcycle Tour & RentalSuzuki 650 Vstrom
2190 €
2790 €
3090 €
Route des Grandes Alpes | Motorcycle Tour & RentalSuzuki 1000 Vstrom
2290 €
2990 €
3290 €

included Services

Included Services :

  • Transfers from/to Geneva, Lyon or Chambery Airport to your hotel on arrival and departure
  • Transfers from Aix-les-Bains Train Station to your hotel on arrival and departure
  • A professional bilingual guide on a motorcycle leading the group
  • Motorcycle Rental with all-risk insurance, roadside assistance 24/7, full motorcycle luggage system, GPS, wet weather gear and a lock
  • All overnights (hand-picked hotels and Bed & Breakfasts)
  • All dinners (can be interchange with lunch some days)
  • All breakfasts
  • A welcome cocktail
  • Tour information package including road-book, safety tips, details about the hotels, the route and the sights

Services not included :

  • Riding Gear (helmet, jacket, gloves = optional)
  • Fuel
  • Drinks, lunches and personal expenses
  • All services not mentioned as included and all items of a personal nature

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  • A passionate and experienced Travel Bike Agency
  • Easy-going atmosphere
  • Small group tours
  • Competitive rates
  • Central location in the heart of the Alps, France & Europe with easy access

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73100 Aix-les-Bains, FRANCE

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