Welcome to the Haute Alps and Lakes of Switzerland | France
We’ve designed our sample itinerary for our French – Swiss Alps Tour, to give you inspiration, ideas and suggestions of what’s possible for Bespoke/Custom or DIY Tours in Europe. The sample itinerary listed below is a combination of various tours we’ve hosted for groups over the years.
Whether you’d like your Bespoke trip to take in parts of Italy, France, Spain, Belgium, Germany or Switzerland, just to name a few, we’ve got you covered.
We can design your dream cycling holiday with specialist non-cycling programs included as well, all you need to do is have five or more of your riding and or non-riding buddies sign up, we’ll take care of the rest.
We’ll use all of our experience to design the perfect itinerary for on and off the bike to suit your needs, we can provide as much or as little cycling as you need, plus if you require vehicles, drivers, rider support vehicles, non-cycling program, ride routes, hotels, cycling guides, restaurants and just about anything you can imagine to make your dream trip come true. [read on for Alps | Switzerland | France Tour]
Sample Itinerary: Arrive into Lyon or Grenoble France.
First up we ride the local Alps foothills and explore our local region. We’ll take a walk around and explore the gorgeously preserved old town of Grenoble. You’ll instantly warm to the pure mountain air, incredibly clean freshwater, the thermal spa’s are an ideal way to relax into the journey ahead.
The spectacular Alps form a natural border between Switzerland, France and parts of Italy. We’ll ride the legendary Cols of Glandon/ Croix de Fer, Telegraph/Galibier, Alpe d’Huez and many more of the climbs and cycling routes made famous by the Tour de France.
Once into Switzerland, we’ll experience the Swiss way of life and visit many beautiful and remote Alpine area’s. Did we mention en route we’ll sample the finest French and Swiss cuisine.