There is no HR Alpe d'Huez 3 Day scheduled for 2020
The 2020 Haute Route Calendar will not include the Alpe d'Huez Event. The 3 Day format, which includes a Time Trial up the "21 Bends" of the famous Alpe, will return in 2021 and we will be part of that.
The information below is for 2021 - please note that this event is not running in 2020
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 - scheduled for 2021
Twin Share Non-Entry = TBC
Single Room Non-Entry = TBC
Twin Share with Entry** = TBC
Single Room with Entry** = TBC
**Price includes 10% discount off of the Accom/Logistics package price when you buy your Official Entry with Alpcycles
What's wrapped up in the Alpcycles package:
Example information from 2019
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
For information from 2019
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