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On your (electric) bike!

  • Argelès-Gazost - Val d'Azun - Hautacam
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On your bike!

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Everybody knows that riding these famous Pyrenean passes is tough, the very idea of riding them without too much effort is just so appealing. Once on your electric mountain bike your guide will explain everything and off you go! The famous Tour de France climbs of Hautacam and the Col du Soulor are yours to conquer! And no tired legs at the top. A fabulous adventure.

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From 201 € /person Based on 2 persons

  • 3 days/3 nights in 3 star apartment
  • Half day of electric mountain biking with a guide
  • Full day independent biking

Contact Julie
to book this holiday package or receive informations

By mail By phone 33 (0)5 62 56 70 00

The strengths

  • The bikes are easy to use
  • A sport open to all
  • No training sessions needed to conquer these climbs
  • Explore with ease all these lovely mountain roads

Riding your bike with the breeze on your face, passing through glorious mountain scenery, it is a wonderful feeling of freedom to roam anywhere with a just few pedal strokes : What a great idea but surely a high standard of fitness is required? No training needed here on your electric mountain bikes, it opens up these mountain passes to all. So what are you waiting for? On your bike for some fantastic adventures!

Day 1

Arrival and installation in your accommodation.

Day 2

A tour of the valley or the Cabaliros, half-day guided electric mountain biking with your guide, he will explain all that you need to know.

Day 3

Climb Hautacam or the Col du Soulor independently on your electric bike.

Day 4

Departure.

A lovely apartment in the centre of Argeles Gazost

Situated on the ground floor of a small residence with secure private parking, close to all shops and amenities, 5 minutes from the spa baths. The apartment comprises a lounge / dining area with convertible sofa bed, a well equipped kitchen area, bedroom with a double bed and a single bed, bathroom and separate toilets.

Argelès-Gazost, Hautacam, Val d'Azun

In a gentle mountain setting, Argeles Gazost is a popular holiday destination, easily accessed, comfortable amenities, it is the ideal base to explore all the charms of the Pyrenees and particularly the Grand Sites. Close by is the beautiful Azun valley, unchanged and authentic…

You will adore

- Argeles Gazost, a small spa town with a beautiful valley location.
- The superb range of activities for families.
- A charming way-marked walking path from the square in St Savin to the Notre Dame de Pietat chapel and a superb view over the valley.
- The intimacy of the Azun valley with its many mountain villages.
- The originality of the flora and the fauna at the Pibeste Nature Reserve.

  • From 201 € /person -
  • Based on 2 persons

The price includes

3 nights in a 3 star apartment - Hire of electric mountain bikes and helmets - Half-day guided biking - 1 day independent riding - Booking fee.

The price does not include

Lunches - Local taxes - Cancellation insurance - Transports.

Validity

Spring Summer Autumn 2017

The famous Tour de France finish at Hautacam

There is a wonderful panorama at the top bathed all day in sunshine, amenities at the summit with a cafe and the exciting mountain toboggan run. Watch the ballet of the paragliders floating down to the valley below, it ia a favourite take-off spot.

The Col du Soulor, another Tour de France legend

One of the best viewpoints in the Pyrenees at 1474 metres of altitude. As far as the eye can see are lush mountain pastures with cows, horses and sheep grazing. It is also a famous spot for bird migration and for observing the many raptors of the Pyrenees including the emblematic Lammergeyer. The Col du Soulor also has the only collective cave for maturing cheeses in the Hautes Pyrenees, JoJo has over 3000 cheeses given to him to care for by the farmers of the valley.

Relax in a Garden of Eden.

The Jardins des Bains spa invites you on a voyage through an Eden of natural beauty. Waterfalls in an emerald forest, relax in the hammans of Babylon and their hanging gardens, discover all the pleasures of these spa water gardens - water walking routes, scented baths, mysterious Inca wells.... relaxation for the mind the body is assured in a setting from another world.