Cycle in beautiful Provençal countryside and climb the epic Mont Ventoux
Our Provence Signature trip will provides the opportunity to cycle around some of the most spectacular scenery in France taking in the sights and sounds and filling you senses before having the challenge of climbing the epic Giant of Provence, Mont Ventoux.
Day 1: Welcome to Provence! Pick up from Marseille airport.Transfer to hotel.
Welcome briefing, bike set up.
Evening meal to meet the other guests and your hosts for the week
Day 2: Warm up Ride. Starting off in Malaucene you will ride out to visit some of the picturesque villages that line the hilltops around the beautiful Provençal countryside.
Day 3: Cycle Mont Ventoux with your ride leader and support vehicle. Starting off in Malaucene you will ride over the Col de la Madeleine to the start of your climb from Bedoin. After a stop at the summit for the obligatory photos, you will descend via the route towards Malaucene.
Day 4: Ride the Toulourenc Valley. Ride from the village of Malaucene through villages perched on hillsides, offering outstanding views of the steep northern face of Mont Ventoux. Option to vist a local vineyard to sample some locally made rosé wine.
Day 5: Departure Day: After breakfast, transfer to Marseille airport where you will say goodbye to your hosts
Private transfer on arrival from Marseille airport including own bike
4 nights accomodation in charming hotel located in Malaucene
4 x Breakfast
Routes led by a Tyco Road Captain
On call support vehicle support in case of mechanical problem that cannot be fixed at the roadside
Tyco Cycling host available throughout your stay
International flights and own cycle transport
Lunch and dinner
Excursions and extra visits
Optional extras on our Signature trips include:
Sports Massage (on request)
Bike hire: Carbon road bike, Premium carbon road bike or E-bike