Pyrenees Cycling Routes
All of the Pyrenees cycling routes listed below can be cycled from the doorstep of the Pyrenees Cycling Lodge in Saint Savin. The cycling routes include the classic Tour de France climbs of the Pyrenees like Col du Tourmalet, Col du Soulor, Col d’Aubisque Luz Ardiden and Hautacam. It also some lesser known climbs of the Pyrenees like Cirque de Troumouse, Col de Tentes and Spandelles which are unmissable for the area, if you have the time to explore.
The Pyrenees Cycling Routes were recorded with a Garmin cycle computer. The full routes can be downloaded below the maps and imported to your Garmin GPS device.
19km from Pyrenees Cycling Lodge to Hautacam. A Tour de France classic, one which many riders say is the hardest in the Pyrénées.
Max elevation: 1495 m
Total climbing: 1342 m
Perhaps the most beautiful road in the world. A true classic which was on the route of the 1910 Tour de France. Unmissable.
Max elevation: 1679 m
Total climbing: 1766 m
Col du Tourmalet
The most famous and most ridden Tour de France col of all.
View Col du Tourmalet on Velo Peloton
Max elevation: 2118 m
Total climbing: 3939 m
Max elevation: 2107 m
Total climbing: 2062 m
View Luz Ardiden on Velo Peloton
Max elevation: 1721 m
Total climbing: 1478 m
The Voie-Verte/Green-Way. Beautiful tarmac greenway running from Soulom to Lourdes through the Vallée du Lavedan. If you need a easy day or a recovery ride, there is none better.
Max elevation: 558 m
Total climbing: 275 m