Across the Pyrénées

Discussion in 'Europe' started by Bike Basque, Nov 22, 2013.

  1. Bike Basque

    Bike Basque New Member

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    Did you always want to climb the biggest and most beautiful Pyrenean « Cols »
    of the Tour de France, the Tourmalet, the Aubisque, Luz Ardiden ?
    Bike Basque offers you this opportunity.

    Starting in Sare and finishing in Foix while passing through 16 climbs (among them, 5 « Hors catégorie ») , this cycling trip takes place over the course of 9 days and is fully supported by 2 vehicles and 2 professional guides to make you feel safe and free throughout your trip.
    What's the program ? Day 1: Arrival in Sare, picking up of all the guests at the airport or the train-station*, setting up the bikes, first meeting with the team and presentation of the rides day by day. A road book will be handed out to each participant before a welcome dinner.
    Day 2: Sare to Mauléon - 98km - 1 950m Day 3: Mauléon to Oloron Sainte Marie - 102km - 2 520m Day 4: Oloron Sainte Marie to Argelez Gazost - 91km - 2 600m Day 5: Rest day or optional 2h/2h30 Day 6: Argelés Gazost to Arreau - 110km - 3 800m Day 7: Arreau to Saint Girons - 107km - 2 380m Day 8: Saint Girons to the Plateau de Beille - 87km - 2 480m (lunch at the top of the Plateau de Beille)
    Day 9: Departure from Foix after the last breakfast, we could drop you off at your departure spot. [SIZE=8pt]For a clear and virtual view of the tour, go to Routes [/SIZE] [SIZE=8pt]/fichiers/images/col-d%27aubisque.jpg[/SIZE]Visit us at