Route Napoleon motorcycle tour

6 days / 5 nights
930 km
Self-Guided : May to Oct.
Guided : on request

France
From
€550

motorcycle tour on the Route Napoleon, Verdon gorge & Vercors

Stunning motorcycle tour on the legendary Route Napoleon, Verdon Gorge & Vercors. We organize your guided or self guided motorbike trip & rental on the best roads of South of France

Route Napoléon motorcycle tour

A must-do in a rider’s life, the “Route Napoléon” ranks among France’s most legendary roads! This is the route taken by Napoléon in 1815 on his return from Elba. Our Route Napoleon motorcycle tour will take you on sections of this mythical road as well as many breathtaking alternatives around it. Climbing and diving, twisting and turning through mythical mountain passes, valleys, lakes, rivers, gorges and snow-capped summits all the way down to the beautiful region of Provence… Ride one of our motorbike for rent on the picturesque roads of South of France and realise every rider’s dream through the Verdon Gorge road offering breathtaking views over Europe’s largest Canyon! Awesome last leg of the journey riding the Vercors and its picturesque roads directly carved out of the cliff!

Highlights

Route Napoléon – Lake Sautet – Champsaur Valley – Écrins National Park – Lake Serre-Ponçon – Passes of the Alps – Col de la Cayolle (2,326m) – Gorges de Daluis – Gorges du Verdon – Provence – Col de Rousset – Vercors – Combe Laval – Chartreuse – Alpine & Mediterranean Cuisine
Itinerary
transfers, meet & greet, relax, visit and briefing

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.

255 km / 5h15

Great start of our motorcycle tour on the Route Napoléon! Discover the beauty of the French Alps by motorcycle. A series of stunning mountain passes takes you to the Lake Sautet. Ride through the Devoluy Mountains and admire the breathtaking view up the Col du Noyer. Overnight in the Champsaur Valley, surrounded by the highest peaks of the Écrins National Park

230 km / 4h45

Stunning morning ride with the snow-capped summits of the Écrins National Park in the background. Admire the Lake Serre-Ponçon, ride up the Col de la Cayolle, one of the most beautiful passes of the Alps and keep heading South through the stunning blood-red Gorges de Daluis. Follow the motorcycle itinerary alongside the Verdon River and take a look at the vultures circling above the canyon. Enjoy a starry night in the quiet atmosphere of the Gorges du Verdon

245 km / 5h

The “Gorges du Verdon” are on today’s program. Largest Canyon in Europe, up to 800m, 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 Lake Sainte-Croix! Enjoy the motorbike ride through the gorgeous Provence‘s roads and landscapes all the way to the Vercors Natural Park where you’ll spend the night…

200 km / 4h15

This amazing final day through the Vercors Range will delight the greedy rider that needs sensations. You will ride on the vertiginous and mythical road of the Combe Laval that offers breathtaking panoramas. Cross the Chartreuse Mountains before getting back to Aix-les-Bains on the shore of France’s largest natural lake where ends our breathtaking motorcycle tour on the Route Napoléon, Verdon Gorge, Provence & Vercors!

breakfast and 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
May to October
Price/person Rider in double room
A2 licence motorcycle rental in france annecy and geneva
SV 650 / CB 500 X
€890
motorcycle rental near geneva and annecy france
Suzuki Vstrom 650
€990
motorcycle rental in the french alps near annecy and geneva
Suzuki Vstrom 1000
€1,090
bmw 1250 gs rental in the alps france near annecy and geneva
BMW R 1250 GS
€1,210
self guided motorcycle tours in the Alps
Own bike
€550
Passenger in double room Single room supplement
€490
€200

Included services

Included services :

Transfers from Aix-les-Bains train station
Motorcycle rental
All overnights
All breakfasts
Pre-programmed GPS
Tour information package

 

Services not included :

Fuel, drinks, meals & personal expenses
All services not mentioned as included

Options

Airport transfers from/to Geneva or Lyon
Customize this tour

Luxury hotels upgrade
Extra cover damage insurance
on request
Price/person Rider in double room
A2 licence motorcycle rental in france annecy and geneva
SV 650 / CB 500 X
€1,490
motorcycle rental near geneva and annecy france
Suzuki Vstrom 650
€1,550
motorcycle rental in the french alps near annecy and geneva
Suzuki Vstrom 1000
€1,650
bmw 1250 gs rental in the alps france near annecy and geneva
BMW R 1250 GS
€1,790
self guided motorcycle tours in the Alps
Own bike
€1,090
Passenger in double room Single room supplement
€990
€200

Included services

Included services :

Transfers from Aix-les-Bains train station
Motorcycle rental
Tour guide on a motorcycle
All overnights
All breakfasts
All dinners
Welcome cocktail
Pre-programmed GPS
Tour information package

 

Services not included :

Fuel, drinks, lunches & personal expenses
All services not mentioned as included

Options

Airport transfers from/to Geneva or Lyon
Make this tour private
Support van
Luxury hotels upgrade
Extra cover damage insurance
Why Ride with us ?
Passionate & experienced Travel Bike Agency
Easy-going atmosphere
Small group tours
Competitive rates
Central location in the heart of the Alps, France & Europe

Motorcycle Tours Agency

27 rue Jacotot
73100 Aix-les-Bains, FRANCE

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