Best of Route des Grandes Alpes

8 days / 7 nights
1300 km
Self-Guided : June to Oct.
Guided : On Request
France
Monaco
From
€730

Motorbike trip in the French Alps & South of France

Enjoy our motorbike trip in the French Alps & South of France on the mythical “Route des Grandes Alpes“. Ride one of our motorbike rentals from the Northern French Alps to the Mediterranean sea

Motorbike trip in French Alps

Stunning motorbike trip in the French Alps & South of France. A must-do in a biker’s life, the “Route des Grandes Alpes” ranks among the World’s most legendary roads ! Drive all the way from the Northern French Alps to the Mediterranean Sea through the highest passes and roads of the Alps & Europe. Ride on the picturesque coastal roads of the French Riviera by motorcycle and realise every rider’s dream through the Verdon Gorge road offering breathtaking views over Europe’s largest Canyon! The last leg of the journey takes you through the Vercors and its picturesque roads directly carved out of the cliff! An authentic motorbike trip in the French Alps & South of France, full of colours, sensations and local flavours

highlights

The Alps – Route des Grandes Alpes – Annecy Lake – Legendary Passes of Tour de France – col du Galibier (2,642m) – col de l’Iseran (Highest pass in Europe – 2,770m) – Bonette Road (Highest road in Europe – 2,802m) – French Riviera – Lap of Monaco Grand Prix Track – Nice – Perched villages – Provence – Verdon Gorge – Route Napoléon – Vercors – Combe Laval – Alpine & Mediterranean Gastronomy
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…

230 km / 5h

Great start of our motorbike trip in the French Alps & South of France. Drive through legendary mountain passes to discover Northern French Alps’ beauty. Enjoy the motorbike trip through the Beaufortain and its gorgeous Cormet de Roselend… Admire the dramatic scenery up the mythical Col de l’Iseran, highest Pass in Europe with its 2,770m! Overnight in Bonneval-sur-Arc, ranked as one of the most beautiful villages in France

200 km / 4h15

Motorbike ride of a lifetime on Le Tour de France legendary roads through the Col du Galibier (2,642m) and the lunar like landscapes of the Col de l’Izoard (2,360m), gateway to the South of France! Overnight surrounded by mountains in the village of Vars

240 km / 5h30

Tick the Cime de la Bonette road off your bucket-list, highest road in Europe at 2,802m! Few more hairpin turns and you’ll overhang the deep blue of the Mediterranean Sea, the French Riviera awaits you! The route takes you for a lap of the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix Track on your motorcycle. Ride along the breathtaking Coastal Road on your way to Nice. In the evening, enjoy a walk through Nice, its Old-town and its famous “Promenade des Anglais“…

200 km / 4h30

Stunning day on our motorbike trip in South of France! In the bucket-list of a rider, the “Gorges du Verdon” are on today’s program. Largest Canyon in Europe, going 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 Sainte-Croix lake! Enjoy a starry night in the quiet atmosphere of the Gorges du Verdon…

240 km / 4h15

Stunning motorcycle day on the mythical Route Napoleon through the gorgeous Provence‘s landscapes. At the end of the day, enjoy the ride up the mythical Col du Rousset, door of the Vercors in the Occidental Alps…

190 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 before getting back to Aix-les-Bains on the shore of France’s largest natural lake where ends our breathtaking motorbike trip in the French Alps & South of France!

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
June to October
Price/person Rider in double room
A2 licence motorcycle rental in france annecy and geneva
SV 650 / CB 500 X
€1,230
motorcycle rental near geneva and annecy france
Suzuki Vstrom 650
€1,290
motorcycle rental in the french alps near annecy and geneva
Suzuki Vstrom 1000
€1,390
bmw 1250 gs rental in the alps france near annecy and geneva
BMW R 1250 GS
€1,590
self guided motorcycle tours in the Alps
Own bike
€730
Passenger in double room Single room supplement
€660
€260

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
€2,080
motorcycle rental near geneva and annecy france
Suzuki Vstrom 650
€2,170
motorcycle rental in the french alps near annecy and geneva
Suzuki Vstrom 1000
€2,290
bmw 1250 gs rental in the alps france near annecy and geneva
BMW R 1250 GS
€2,490
self guided motorcycle tours in the Alps
Own bike
€1,550
Passenger in double room Single room supplement
€1,360
€260

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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