High Alps

Alps: France, Switzerland, Italia

The road of the High Alps is the most beautiful crossing in mountain. From Geneva to Nice, about 750 km of marked out routes which will make you go through the mythical passes of the Tour de France: Galibier, Colombière, Iseran …

Here is an example of a complete crossing in 10 stages:

Days 1: reception in Geneva. Last mechanical check-up and review of the complete route,

Days 2: Geneva-La Clusaz. Leman Lake, Colombière pass 120 km / 2200 m of Ascent (mA)

Days 3: Clusaz-Bourg Saint Maurice. Aravis pass 89km / 2600 mA

Day 4: Bourg Saint Maurice-Modane. Iseran pass 102km / 2300 mA

Day 5: Modane- Alpe d’Huez. Galibier pass 100km / 2009 mA

Day 6: Alpe d’Huez -Briançon. Lautaret pass   69km / 1500 mA

Day 7: Briançon-Guillestre. Izoard pass 48km / 1200 mA

Day 8: Guillestre-Saint Martin d’Entraunes. Vars pass 110km / 3200 mA

Day 9: St Martin d’ Entraunes-St Martin de Vésubie. Valberg pass 79km / 2300 mA

Day 10: St Martin de Vésubie -Nice    96km / 2100 mA

Create your own route on the official sites of the Crossing of the High Alps:


The Mont Blanc Tour will make you go from France to Switzerland then Italy in 3 days. It is a magnificent route in the middle of the glaciers of the Mont Blanc massif !