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Cycling Holidays at the foot of Alpe D’Huez

Perfect Location......

Sat at the foot of the legendary Alpe D’Huez, and also the junction of six valleys, the market town of Bourg D’Oisans is the ideal base for your cycling holiday near Alpe D’Huez.  The valley location means that your rides always end after a downhill.  There are plenty of restaurants, cafes and best of all, three bike shops to choose from!

Cycling Alpe D'Huez

Amazing Roads......

As well as the chance of cycling Alpe D’Huez and the Col du Galibier, there are other big Cols & quiet alpine roads with breathtaking scenery near our accommodation in Bourg D’Oisans. There are easily enough routes to keep you busy cycling every day for a week - check out the Ascents page for more details.

Cycling Accommodation Alpe D'Huez

Guided Rides & Route advice......

Make the most of your cycling holiday in the French Alps by allowing us to:

To learn more about our guided rides, see our What We Offer page.

Cycling holidays Col du Galibier



We will be there to help you to make sure everything goes smoothly including:

See our Additional Services page for more information

Cycling holidays french alps

Cycling Ascents provides guided cycling holidays based at the foot of Alpe D'Huez, with our accommodation in Bourg D’Oisans.  Bourg D’Oisans is the ideal base for cycling up Alpe D’Huez, being only two minutes ride from the bottom of the legendary Tour de France climb.  Other Tour greats such as the Col Du Galibier, Col du Glandon, Col de la Madeleine and Col de la Croix de Fer are also within cycling distance.

Brilliant holiday / experience of cycling in the Alps.  Hosts very friendly and couldn’t do enough for us.  Have done this sort of thing in the UK and this one is up there with the best.   Ian T, England 2013

“The accommodation was first class...The location was also excellent....we all agreed that your support made the trip even better “  

Clive E, England, 2012

Fantastic place great welcome and lovely food - FORMIDABLE! Bon chance Kevin & Delphine.  Vive L’Alpe d’Huez!    Peter, Ian, & Mike, England, 2013

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A winter training ride including the descent of Alpe d’Huez!

The local ‘Les Balcons’ ride…but tackled in the snow!  Not so easy on a road bike….

The descent after Les Balcons….

We invite you to come and let us guide you through the experience riding the high alpine passes and witness the incredible scenery that has become an integral part of the spectacle of the Tour de France. To see some examples of the rides we do, and see pictures of the views that you will enjoy, see our Blog Page.  You can also read some general ramblings about living and cycling in the French Alps too!

Take a look below to learn more about why we think this is a great location, and how we’ll help you to make this a cycling holiday you won’t forget...

Based in Bourg D’Oisans, we provide guided rides & Bed and Breakfast from our new purpose built modern guest house with bike storage, workshop, and secure keyless entry (to the main house and your rooms)

Accueil Cyclo Oisans Label 2 bikes - Special Label for Cyclists

For more guest comments and feedback, see our Client References page.  We include all feedback so you can get a true picture of the service we provide.

2018 Training Camp week dates are now fixed

….we also have limited availabilty left for La Marmote 2018