Marmotte tour

A unique cycling week around Bourg d`Oisans: Alpe d´Huez, Col du Glandon, Col du Galibier

Cycling Week

 

June 2018

23 > 30

  • • Ride Leaders: guided routes carefully designed by Delgado brothers, Alberto & Marcos
  • • Duration: from Saturday (June 23rd) to Saturday (June 30th)
  • • Hotels: Les Petites Sources
  • • Routes: 6
  • • Duration of the routes: 3 to 8 h, coffee breaks
  • • Level: all ages, levels and abilities are welcome
  • • Transfers: Airport-Hotel-Airport
  • • Gift: 1 x TBT pink cycling jersey. For each jersey we´ll donate 1€ to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation!
local Delgado family

Accomodation – Les Petites Sources

The chalet is an old house from 1750 restored in 1992 by Pauline and Éric Durdan. They preserved the ancient appearance by using stone and wood. Pauline and Eric live in the house next door. Our guests are independent and can organize their lives as they wish.

Rooms

3 different room sizes for 2, 3, 4 or 5 people, choose yours according to your roommates.

les-petites-sources
hotel-marmotte

Climbs

  • • Alpe d´Huez: 14km – 1125m
  • • Croix de Fer: 24km – 1608m
  • • Glandon: 26km – 1345m
  • • Galibier: 18km – 1421m
  • • Telegraphe: 12km – 855m
  • • Col du Chamrousse: 18km – 1317m

The Rides

DAY RIDE DISTANCE ELEVATION GAIN
SUNDAY: “Arriving day – Short Route if time allows.” 38 Km 1200 m
MONDAY: “Villard Reculas” – “click on the image for larger view”
Marmotte-Monday
63 km
(39 miles)
1900 m
6,200 ft)
TUESDAY: “Col d’Ornon” – “click on the image for larger view”
Marmotte-Tuesday
103 km
(64 miles)
2,200 m
(7,200 ft)
WEDNESDAY: “Glandon and Croix de Fer ”- “click on the image for larger view”
Marmotte-Wednesday
70 km
(44 miles)
2,300m
(7.250 ft)
THURSDAY: “La Berade”“click on the image for larger view”
Marmotte-Thursday
70 Km
(44 miles)
1700 m
(5.500 ft)
FRIDAY: “Marmotte Day” A BIG DAY – “click on the image for larger view”
Marmotte-Friday
198 km
(123 miles)
5,000 m
(16,400 ft)
SATURDAY: “Villard Notre-Dam” – “click on the image for larger view”
Marmotte-Saturday
22 km
(14 miles)
800 m
(2.600 ft)
TOTAL 581 km
(361 miles)
15.200m
(49.600 ft)

Optional Extras

  • • Bike transfer from/to UK. (mínimum of 15 people)

What’s Included

  • Ride Leaders: 6 guided routes carefully designed by the Delgado brothers, Alberto & Marcos
  • Duration: 8 days/7 nights – from Sunday to Sunday
  • Accomodation: Les Petites Sources
  • No. of routes: 6
  • Duration of the routes: 3 to 8 h, coffee breaks
  • Transfers: Airport – Hotel – Airport from Geneva Airport. 1 group transfer.
  • Level: all ages, levels and abilities are welcome
  • • Accommodation HB

What’s Not Included

  • • Airfare
  • • Travel and personal insurance – recommended
  • • Extras at the hotel, phone charges, mini-bar
  • • Lunch

Price

  • • 1,150€ per person (double occupancy rooms)
  • • Single supplement: 275€
  • • Non-rider price: 30% discount
  • • Accommodation only: 25% discount

*7% tax

** This tour requires a minimum number of participants to make it financially viable. If we don’t have sufficient interest and we don’t achieve this minimum, we reserve the right to cancel the event. In this case we will refund any money paid to Tenerife Bike Training to date and this will be the sum total of our liability to you. If you prefer, we may be able to offer you an alternative event in lieu of a refund.