Following the great success of the new 3 Day Events we will once again be supporting riders for this challenging event: Haute Route Alpe d'Huez. The 3 Day format includes a Time Trial up the "21 Bends" of the famous Alpe, as well as 2 stunning stages on Friday & Saturday
Think "classic Haute Route format" with 3 spectacular stages and that "ride like a pro" feel but with just one base, so no need to pack your bags every morning and move location as we will be based in one location every night of our stay. These events are sure to be an epic trio of stages and something not to be missed by any rider intrigued by the Haute Route challenges. and we have a number of package options:
Haute Route Alpe d'Huez 3 Day:
4 Night Package*:
Twin Share = £790 / €910 per person
Single Room = £990 / €1,140 per person
Arrival Thursday 11th July, airport pick-up at set time. Depart Monday 15th July, airport drop off at set time
What's wrapped up in the Alpcycles package:
Airport transfers for you, your bike and luggage to and from our base.
Allocated Airport for Alpe d'Huez is Lyon International Airport
The Alpcycles team there for the full event to support you all the way
4 nights Half Board in superb accommodation close to Finish Village (twin share ensuite rooms or single with supp)
Breakfast, lunch (provided as part of your entry) and dinner everyday
Shuttle service from TT finish (bad weather)
The Alpcycles team there to see you off and welcome you in every day.
Mechanically minded staff team and everything hosted by us
A member of the team to visit the briefing every evening and feedback the race info to our guests
Additional Alpcycles feedstations in selected Official Feedzones
The option to add your Event Entry
The knowledge, enthusiasm and support of the Alpcycles team throughout your stay to ensure you have the best experience ever….so if anything else needs thinking of, we have already thought of it.
What's not included in our package: Please note that Event Entry is not included but can be added
Insurance for you and your bike
Drinks with hotel meals and anything not outlined above
Your itinerary for the weekend
Thursday 11th July, 2019 – Arrival day
Today we will have a scheduled airport transfer from Lyon International Airport (LYS) at 130pm (flights must be due to land by 1245pm) and head to our Chalet in Alpe d’Huez. If all of our guest’s flights have arrived earlier than this we will adjust this time and make every effort to get you all into resort as quickly as possible, so please look for morning flights if possible. The transfer is around 2 hours. Please find more information about the hotel on the “Accommodation” tab on this page as it is updated.
On arrival the team will assist with bike building/set up and you can visit the Registration Village to collect your packs/bibs. Early evening there will be the official briefing and then after this our own Alpcycles briefing at dinner for our guests. The team will be on hand all afternoon/evening if needed.
– Afternoon tea at the Alpcycles VIP Tent in Registration Village
– 3 Course Evening Dinner at the hotel
Friday 12th July, 2019 – Stage 1
After an early breakfast, riders will head out for the first of 2 awesome stages. Sure to be a challenge for both the racing snakes who’ll be nailing it at the front and those mere mortals riding for achievement. Once you cross the finish line we will be
Today is your final stage and generally a later start as it’s the Time Trial Day, climbing the infamous 21 Bends of Alpe d’Huez. Once you have raced to the summit finish we’ll see you back at the Finish Village to celebrate and enjoy the last of 3 superb days of riding.
– Closing ceremony/Lunch (Finish Village)
- 3 Course Celebratory Dinner
Monday 15th July, 2019 – Departure day
After breakfast we will transfer our guests back to Lyon International Airport (LYS). Currently we are planning to drop guests at the airport at 0900am so flights should be scheduled to take off no earlier than 1100am.
You will have the pleasure of staying in Chalet Dauphine, a superb luxury chalet in the heart of Old Alpe d'Huez and close to the Finish Village. The chalet will be hosted & catered by the Alpcycles team so you can be sure of good homecooking every evening. All of the rooms are ensuite and most have balcony access
An overview of this package:
· You are travelling with a trusted OFFICIAL TOUR OPERATOR
· Your Event Entryis not included but can be added at the relevant cost
· Alpcycles VIP Feedstation is included
· Airport transfer from/to designated airports at SET TIMES are included
· Accommodation is Half Board and located close to Finish Village and in the centre of Alpe d’Huez
Request the Booking Formfor the package you require, complete the form and email it to Shelley at enquiries@alpcycles to reserve your place with us