Iseran Pass and Route des Grandes Alpes

Please note that the Iseran mountain pass is closed during the winter until June 2017. Expected opening date : June 15th 2017

 

Iseran mountain pass

At 2,770 m, the famous Col de l’Iseran is the highest road pass in the Alps. Marking the border between Maurienne and Tarentaise, it is an important stage of the famous Great Alpine Road. All types of cyclists and bikers are welcome to ride up the col and electric bikes are available to hire!
The Col de l’Iseran has become a legendary stage of the Tour de France that is feared by cyclists, it is THE highest road mountain pass in the Alps. Quite simply, it mustn’t be missed.

Route des Grandes Alpes

The journey between Lake Geneva and the shores of the Mediterranean embraces the entire French Alps. The winding road crosses spectacular mountain landscapes, and in the valleys you’ll find local cultural features and gastronomic specialities.
Whether on 2 wheels or 4, Route des Grandes Alpes is a fabulous mountain road. The 684 km between Thonon-les-Bains and Menton include 16 passes that are among the highest in the Alps. It’s an exceptional natural and cultural environment.
Let’s hit the road !

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