Rien nest obligatoire et presque tout est possible. There are more than 20 road border crossings between france and spain and some are more scenic than others. It will integrate the family members and feel like your bedtime reading has been written just for your child. Head off to discover the very best sites in the pyrenees. So, book a spain motorcycle tour and prepare for great riding, breathtaking.
Onelife adventure pyrenees off road adventure holidays in. Join an experienced and professional guide to explore the beautiful scenery and trails that these amazing countries have to offer. The pyrenees mountain roads motorcycle tours intro. For selfguided rides we provide route advice and laminated maps. Haute route pyrenees riders roadbook 2019 by haute route.
The safety of our participants is very important for. The entire journey to the east, but especially the last narrow kilometers with the narrow serpentines glued to the slope, are among the most beautiful things you can do in the high mountains with the racing bike and are thus at eye level with the alpine passes col du galibier and gaviapass. The five itineraries between france and spain of the pyrenees road trip hope to capture the same pioneering spirit. Telechargez les roadbooks pour vos balades a moto et decouvrir les plus belles. Trail running in the pyrenees the barousse valley and surrounding mountains is a paradise for runners of all abilities with spectacular mountain trails and forest tracks. Here are the best routes to make them yours landscapes, cuisine, pyrenees, culture. Dear rider welcome to the 2019 haute route pyrenees. This book is a childrens story featuring a great pyrenees. Enjoy traveling with your bike on a background of colorful landscapes and wonderful roads that any biker would go. Great pyrenees dog recommended great pyrenees books. Pyrenees overland tag along 4x4 offroad adventure tours using your own 4x4 follow us as we guide you though the last wilderness the pyrenees mountains. We cross winding mountain passes and ride through enchanting forests from catalonia to aragon. It is a truly magnificent region of spectacular mountains, high alpine meadows, pristine rivers and dense forests.
This roadbook is a comprehensive guide outlining all the information you will need during the event, both. For this second edition, the haute route compact pyrenees will offer an exceptionally tough timed and ranked challenge across some of the most beautiful and unspoilt mountains in europe. Aimed at offroad bikers with reasonable experience, though guidance and tuition offered to those wanting it in. Tous les articles cartes et roadbook a telecharger. Our chambres dhote is equipped with secure bike storage facilities, and a workshop of essential tools. Subscribe to these websites because they are actively working to educate, inspire, and empower their readers with frequent updates and highquality information. Today the tour leads us over spectacular roads and through breathtaking landscapes along the legendary national road n260, probably the most famous of the motorcycle roads in the spanish pyrenees. Published with the permission of australian motorcyclist magazine for edelweiss bike travel. Ride from the atlantic to the mediterranean and back. We would also provide you the rental service of a rally motorcycle, if you need it.
This means not only delivering first class hospitality and event management, but all the key ingredients that make up the culture and experience of professional road racing. The offroad hit of the year 1500km by road book through the pyrenees. Pyrenees offroad tours 4x4 overland adventure, landrover, jeep. Guide to the great road climbs of the pyrenees by fife, graeme isbn. I have a full irish drivers licence but i dont drive regularly and we usually drive on the other side of the road. The characteristics of a great pyrenees puppy or dog 2. Spity, france midi pyrenees languedoc roussillon start. Raid transcatalunya 4x4 offroads pyrenees y61 2 partie. Connection route down to the pyrenees road book gps moto. The most beautiful road bike passes of the pyrenees road. Alternatively, if youd prefer to use a gps rather than a road book, you can ride the stunning mountains of the pays basque on our ever popular french pyrenees trip. This 400kmlong range consists of lush meadows and glaciers.
The haute routes objective is to deliver an unparalleled professional experience for amateur cyclists. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Bike across the pyrenees mountains coast to coast mile. Tripy road book grundkenntnisse moto gps road book balade. After we get you settled into the hotel and you become acquainted with your bike, just take it easy rest in the hotel, visit the town or take a short introductory ride with the guide to get used to the bike starts at 5 pm, takes about 2 hrs. The pyrenees mountains are located along the border between spain and france, extending for 267 miles from the mediterranean sea to the atlantic ocean.
Ably assisted by its partners, bmw offers a truly comprehensive range of activities, training, travel and adventures for owners and enthusiasts to experience. Julie and i each got a bmw f800st, and lloyd opted for a honda vfr800. Motorcycle tour pyrenees culture and curves hispania. With bmw motorrad, owning a motorcycle is just the beginning.
We are planning a 5 day 4 night road trip from barcelona to bilbao early april, and would like some advice. For a guided motorcycle tour of the spanish and french pyrenees we recommend brit in the basque. Aimed at off road bikers with reasonable experience, though guidance and tuition offered to those wanting it in the sand and dunes. Tours pyrenees offroad enduro motorbike rental andorra spain.
Motorcycle tour pyrenees culture and curves hispania tours. Cdb christoph del bondio worldwide motorcycle travel and. An incredible road trip through the col du pourtalet in the. World of bmw is a program of activities founded by bmw motorrad uk in 2000. The roads, the scenery, the bikes, the sights and the people the imtbike people and the other riders were all terrific. About the pyrenees mountains velo pyrenees cycling. This is an excellent book for those families with pyrenees and little children. Haute route pyrenees riders roadbook 2017 by haute route.
We offer a range of support levels for cycle groups, depending on your requirements. Marking, handling and the right setup on your moto bike will be part of this lesson. The rapha guide to the great road climbs of the pyrenees book. Sometimes in france, sometimes in spain, but in the pyrenees there are no borders.
Motorcycle tour passes through the pyrenees mountains. My wife julie and i, along with our friend lloyd, spent two wonderful weeks motorcycling through the pyrenees and surrounding countryside. The map for bike trip across the french pyrenees mountains and take on the ultimate cycling challenge and adventure. The adventure style roadbook is at the heart of what we do at the adventure cannonball club it is. Bike miles, climb 94000 feet, in 12 days of riding. Pyrenees mountains road trip spain forum tripadvisor. We realize that this is not the optimal time to visit the pyrenees, and that we dont have a lot of time, but this is what weve got so well do our best out of it. The course of the 2016 haute route compact pyrenees features seven cols and ascents spread over three timed stages.
File download trb file read more about this road book. Our routes traverse these spectacular corners of the catalan pyrenees, follow a long tracks that gives the spirit of the off road fans with tens of kilometers of land, some stretches of stone and a few waders that, although they do not turn out too much complicated, provide that little point of emotion that everyone likes or make the route of. Summer is the perfect time for this motorcycle tour in the pyrenees, that leads you to the best tracks in this unique environment while you enjoy culture and curves. Would i be mad to try and drive from llavorsi to girona across the pyrenees. We headed straight north for the pyrenees, meandered through the foothills and ended up near puigcerda for our first night on the road. An incredible road trip through the col du pourtalet in the pyrenees. Toutes les balades et roadbooks le repaire des motards. The pyrenees are very pleasant to explore on a motorbike, even more since the roads are wide and in a good state. Moto pyrenees all road presentation voyages vacances balades moto dans les pyrenees route, toutterrain, on road, all road, off road, trails, enduro deco. The best cycling blogs from thousands of blogs on the web ranked by relevancy, social engagement, domain authority, web traffic, freshness and social metrics. Our routes traverse these spectacular corners of the catalan pyrenees, follow a long tracks that gives the spirit of the offroad fans with tens of kilometers of land, some stretches of stone and a few waders that, although they do not turn out too much complicated, provide that little point of emotion that everyone likes or make the route of. We are specialized in tours and trainings in europe and we have the. Trail running in the pyrenees velo pyrenees cycling.
Although we visited spain, france, and andorra on this road trip, i put this report under spain as we spent a few more days there than in the other two countries we spent late may and early june in spain, france, and andorra on, mainly, a pyrenees road trip. Selecting, training, feeding, loving, and raising your great pyrenees successfully from puppy to old age erin hotovy 4. The team of edelweiss bike travel wants to say thank you to peter thoeming for participating in our tour of the pyrenees and for putting together such a great report about our tour in the january issue 2015 of australian motorcyclist magazine. We have to admit, the col du pourtalet is one of the prettiest ways to cross the mountains. I know it probably sounds like a broken record now, but these sport adventure rides really are the most enjoyable way to see parts of rural france that are simply unavailable to you by any other means. I would have thought such a beautiful town would be jam packed with tourists, but on the 12th of june 20 it was almost deserted. With this website we hope you discover the best spots in the pyrenees. Twtmoto is an official bmw motorrad touring partner, all the tour guides and instructors meet the highest bmw standards and are certified by bmw motorrad international tour guide academy and the international instructor academy twtmoto is located in the middle of the alps and we have toured the alps for the last 20 years. Tour of toby ballentines excellent book motorcycle journeys through western europe takes the reader and prospective motorcycle traveller to the pyrenees and the small principality of andorra, the south of france and the catalonia region of spain. Take bus 11 at the stop alsacelorraine stop nearest to. The pyrenees are another exceptional motorcycle territory with fascinating mountain roads along the borders between spain and france. In our latest blog articles we spoke about riding the routes des lavendes into the provence. We set off on a journey through a land without frontiers the pyrenees.
Ably assisted by its partners, bmw offers a truly comprehensive range of activities, training, travel and adventures for. We are starting with a intensiv theory lesson according to road book navigation. Scott i hope to book anther tour someday again with you. You are invited to come and ride one of the ultimate road bike challenges, a 14 day round trip cycling vacation across the french pyrenees mountains, coast to coast atlantic to the mediterranean and back. Personal 4x4 offroad driver training courses, 4x4 adventure expeditions in uk, iceland, morocco, tunisia, africa, spain, sahara desert and many more. Whether youre solo, male, female or in a small group, whether youre experienced or just starting out or enjoy mixing road with trail and mountain running, theres something. So why not combine this and ride our motorcycles from nice to barcelona. As well as these fixed dates we can also organise trips in the morvan region for smaller private groups on dates to suit you. Your very own tour of france biking adventure priceless. This gave me a wide choice of hassle free dining, and to top it all off i found a great little gin bar also offering a cool pint of guinness of all things.
Our third annual desert tour for women participants only. Such posts are the kind that stay on peoples bookmarks forever, contribute amazingly to the cycling community and get recommended by cyclists on bike forums all over the world which is exactly what i am going to do now on the bike forum i usually visit. Our itineraries will take you to many exceptional places, travelling through magnificent scenery, to leave you with memories of places and people that will. To understand the road types easier, imtbike has divided them into two. The rapha guide to the great road climbs of the pyrenees by. Moto pyrenees on road presentation e uk moto pyrenees. Whoever took part in this event, and there have been many in the last years, will tell you that they intend to come back again. Welcome to france from inside pyrenees road bike cycling tour. In another article we mentioned the possibility to do oneway motorcycle rentals across europe.800 686 416 432 888 1481 645 1166 350 156 439 1015 944 468 315 161 528 158 1164 1465 1058 1104 579 1055 154 1102 428 509 759 877 363 1172 774 905 896 744 331 1220 227 161 839 62 543 490 1377 1263 768 652