Key Climbs

With routes that take in some of the best cycling in Europe the list of places we visit is almost endless. The French Alps, the Pyrenees, the Dolomites, Tuscany and Provence the list goes on and on. Our Tour Climbs Guide will give you a little insight into the climbing highlights of our trips and where you can find them in our tours.

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le Mont-Salève – Cruseilles

  • Distance 18.8kilometers
  • Elevation 718 meters
  • Max Grade 6.5%
  • Avg. Grade 2.7%
  • Cat 2
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le Mont-Salève – Archamps

  • Distance 9.6 kilometers
  • Elevation 759 meters
  • Max Grade 13%
  • Avg. Grade 7.9%
  • Cat 1
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le Mont-Salève – La Muraz

  • Distance 19.9 kilometers
  • Elevation 655 meters
  • Max Grade 10.4%
  • Avg. Grade 6.5%
  • Cat 2
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le Mont-Salève – Mornex

  • Distance 12.7 kilometers
  • Elevation 655 meters
  • Max Grade 13.3%
  • Avg. Grade 6.5%
  • Cat 1
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montée du Semnoz – Quintal

  • Distance 19.5 kilometers
  • Elevation 1228 meters
  • Max Grade 12.7%
  • Avg. Grade 6.2%
  • Cat 1
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montée du Semnoz – Sevrier

  • Distance 30.1 kilometers
  • Elevation 1285 meters
  • Max Grade 11%
  • Avg. Grade 4%
  • Cat 1
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Romme – Cluses

  • Distance 9.5 kilometers
  • Elevation 824 meters
  • Max Grade 13.3%
  • Avg. Grade 8.5%
  • Cat 1
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Col de Croix Fry – Faverges

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Pas du Morgin

  • Distance 30.2 kilometers
  • Elevation 851 meters
  • Max Grade 7.1%
  • Avg. Grade 2.9%
  • Cat 2
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Col du Corbier – La Solitude

  • Distance 5.6 kilometers
  • Elevation 403 meters
  • Max Grade 10%
  • Avg. Grade 7.1%
  • Cat 3
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Col de l’Encrenaz – Essert-Romand

  • Distance 6.2 kilometers
  • Elevation 525 meters
  • Max Grade 12.7%
  • Avg. Grade 7.7%
  • Cat 2
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Avoriaz – Morzine

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Col de Castillon – Sospel

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Col de Turini – D2565

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Cime de la Bonette – Jausiers

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Col de Vars – Guillestre

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Col d’Izoard – Briançon

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Route des Grandes Alpes sign

Cormet de Roselend – Beaufort

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Route des Grandes Alpes sign

Col des Saisies – Flumet

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Col des Aravis – Saint-Jean-de-Sixt

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Côte de Tanneron

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Lac de Cassien-Les Majoris

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Col d’Avaye – Seillans

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Gorges du Verdon – D71

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Plateau de Valensole

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Gorges de la Nesque – Monieux

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Happy faces on the summit of Mont Ventoux

Mont Ventoux

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Col de Menée – Clelles

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Col d’Ornon – Bourg d’Oisans

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Col de la Madeleine – La Chambre

  • Distance 19.6 kilometers
  • Elevation 1536 meters
  • Max Grade 12%
  • Avg. Grade 7.8%
  • Cat HC
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Col du Glandon – Bourg-d’Oisans

  • Distance 36.3 kilometers
  • Elevation 1503 meters
  • Max Grade 13.6%
  • Avg. Grade 3.3%
  • Cat 1
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Alp d’Huez – Le Bourg-d’Oisans

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Col du Galibiere – Valloire

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Col du Télégraphe – Saint Michel de Maurienne

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Snow capped mountains and deep valleys

Col de l’Iseran – Bourg Saint Maurice

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Col du Grand Taillet – D112

  • Distance 6.3 kilometers
  • Elevation 462 meters
  • Max Grade 11%
  • Avg. Grade 6.5%
  • Cat 3
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Col du Corbier – D902 / D32

  • Distance 7.7 kilometers
  • Elevation 583 meters
  • Max Grade 11.1%
  • Avg. Grade 7.4%
  • Cat 2
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Col de Saxel – Boëge

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Col des Moises – Orcier

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Col de Feu – Lullin

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Col de la Croix Fry – La Clusaz

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Col de la Colombière – Scionzier

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Col de Joux Vert – Montriond

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Col de Joux Plane – Samoens

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Col de l’Encrenaz – Taninges

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Col de la Ramaz – Mieussey

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Mont Saxonnex

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Col de la Colombiere – Le Grand Bornand

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Col des Aravais – Flumet

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Col de Forclaz

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montée du Semnoz – Annecy

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