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 new series of signature, collaboration tours.
Join us in the French Pyrenees, ride alongside Phil Anderson as we explore the beautiful Pyrenees. This tour includes some pure classics of the region including the Tourmalet, 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.
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.
The style of this tour is simple, daily rides with team leaders, designed to prepare you for the Granfondo Marmotte. We have created a 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. We’ve pre-prepaired options to suit the individual to suit your preferred distance and amount of climbing.
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 prior to the Marmotte granfondo.
Come Ride With Us.
French Pyrenees, Four Star, Bike and Spa Hotel
This tour fits our 4 star model, we are based in one Hotel for the duration of the tour. We’ve formed a partnership with one of our favourite Bike and Spa hotels, a service course has been created at the hotel with bike rooms, massages and spa treatments available on request to enable you to ride/train and prepare for the Marmotte Granfondo Pyrenees in comfort and chic style.
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.