Join us on our Phil Anderson Signature Tour to the French Pyrenees.
We’ve teamed up with our longtime friend, Australian and Tour de France cycling legend Phil Anderson on a series of signature, collaboration tours.
Join us in the French Pyrenees and ride with Phil Anderson as we explore the beautiful Pyrenees. This tour includes some pure classics of the region including the Col du Tourmalet, Col du Solour – Col du Aubisque, Ancizan, Aspin and the Hautacam.
Our base in the French Pyrenees for this tour, is a beautiful Four Star Bike Hotel. The famed natural spring water in the town is the perfect way to rehydrate after a day on the bike. It’s foremost destination is to visit the Grotto (Cave) of Massabielle, our intent is to showcase not just the region’s best rides, but its culture and places of interest.
Religion is part of the DNA of this Pyrenean town, it has a unique history that is worth experiencing, we intend to present a picture on and off the bike of a village and region that has so much to offer. We genuinely love this beautiful region of France, it’s superb produce and fantastic cycling.
This style of this tour offers superb daily rides with team leaders, designed to prepare you for your chosen distance for the Granfondo Marmotte (Participation is optional, with a distance to suit everyone). We have created a vast catalogue of ride options, with flatter rides, long hard rides and shorter mountain rides, whatever your preferred ride distance, amount of climbing you like to do we’ll have an option that suits you.
This Cycling Tour is designed to showcase the many stunning Pyrenees mountains, villages and valleys, each day we roll out on rides we’ve collaborated on with Phil that reflect his training routes of old, rides that will have you ready for a Pyrenees raid.
Phil Anderson is held in such high regard by the local Pyrenean communities, in 2019 they inducted him into the local cycling Hall of Fame.
Come Ride With Us.
This tour fits our chic 4-star model. We’ve formed a partnership with our favourite Pyrenees Bike and Spa hotel, we are based in our historic, yet modern Hotel for the duration of the tour.
A service course has been created at the hotel with modern bike storage rooms and cycling-specific facilities, massages and spa treatments are available on request to keep you fresh.
Non-riding partners are highly encouraged on this tour, ask us for some options based on your personal interests, we have some great recommendations in and around the region.
The regions beautiful towns and region are rich in culture, history, markets, outdoor activities, walking/ trekking and many other activities
Non Cyclists join this tour for the price of a single supplement. All the elements of the package other than the guided riding are available. It’s a perfect French experience.