- Thurs 26th to Mon 30th September 2019
- Take on Mont Ventoux & the best of Provence
- Based at Hôtel La Garance in Bédoin (base of Ventoux)
- Special price of £625 for DW Members (Click Here)
- 4 days of riding, minimal time off work
- Expert local ride leaders and tried & tested routes
- Full support car for refreshments and equipment
- Multiple level groups so all welcome
- Breakfast included at hotel everyday
- Dinner each night in local restaurants (included)
- Return transfers to/from Marseille airport (set pick up times*)
- Carbon bike hire available (not included)
- 'Sign up' above and we will send you more information
Ride The Giant Of Provence In A Long Weekend!
Mont Ventoux is unrivalled in the cycling world! The most famous climb on the planet is one that every cyclist needs to tick off their bucket list. This Tour de France legend is a stunning, challenging but rewarding climb that you will never forget. A cycling weekend is the perfect way to climb Mont Ventoux.
But it's not just about the Ventoux. Provence is one of the most picturesque places on earth to ride a bike, complete wiht beautiful vineyards, traditional villages and stunning lanes. It doesn't get much better than climbing Mont Ventoux with a fun and social group of cyclists.
Arriving on Thursday afternoon/evening we'll check into our hotel, build bikes and have dinner in Bédoin. The next four days consist of cycling in the best bits of France, led by expert ride leaders. Fully supported on the road by the Bike Weekender wagon, you'll always have access to food, equipment and the possibility of a lift home if needed.
The Bike Weekender hotel is a relaxing home away from home in Bédoin at the best of Mont Ventoux. You'll get a full breakfast everyday at the hotel as well as full access to the private swimming pool, complete with views of Mont Ventoux. This short break is the perfect cycling weekend for anyone looking to ride a classic Tour de France climb.
Bike Weekender are the experts for cycling in this area, leading many trips to this part of the world. They have tried and tested all of the local routes, climbs, cafes and restaurants, so you are guaranteed the best cycling in France. For full details of the trip, itinerary and accommodation please Click Here.
Thurs 26th - Arrival at Marseille airport (see times below) and transfer to base (1.5 hour). Build bikes follwed by dinner and drinks
Fri 27th - Gorges de Nesque loop ride: 82km/1400 metres. Gentle climb with beautiful descent
Sat 28th - ‘Tour de Luberon’ ride: 79km/1600 metres, Hill top villages & the Col de Murs - 'the most picturesque ride' the BW team know!
Sun 29th - The big one - Mont Ventoux: 54km/1800 metres. Classic TDF route - through the trees to Chalet Reynard & on to the summit
Mon 30th - Dentilles de Montmirail: 61km/1400 metres. Cycling through wine country with a few gentle climbs. Back to hotel for departure at 1pm.
As this is an affiliate partner trip you cannot pay on our site. However please 'sign up' above (you won't be charged) to register your interest. We will get in touch with more info and details of how to pay. Club members only can access this special price. Check out club membership here.
*Flights to and from Marseille airport are not included in the trip price. Transfers will take place at 17:00 on the way out and 1pm on the way back. Please don't book any flights until you've checked with us about timings etc.
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