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My husband and I are avid Tour de France fans, as such this is a bit of a mecca of sorts for fans! The drive through the Col and to the peak is absolutely gorgeous and well-worth the time. Be aware of cyclists, it's their...More
As cyclsists and theyr motorised staff do not respect the road rules, ( speeding, o ertaking in 3rd position, using warning lights while driving, overtaking with no signals) , and as there is no police, one of the moest dangerous roads have been this year!...More
What a drive up the Col with the winding roads, circling eagles and the snow. We passed many hardy cyclists making their way up the mountain, you need to be very fit! A Tour De France stage and a must if you are in the...More
So I decided to ride up the Tourmalet by bike on a sunny September day in 2017. Leaving from Luz, the first 1/3 of the road is pretty unassuming. Some pleasant views, but it's not until you go through the town of Bareges that the...More
Great views and drive from the town of La Mongie. It s absolutely beautiful there. Then you arrive at the Col du Tourmalet famous from Me Your de France. There are a lot of people cycling up to reach the Col.
You can also walk...More
A great drive from either side. Tremendous views as you would expect. It is amazing that people, both young and old, can ride their bikes up to the top, especially the very young and older cyclists, they put us car drivers to shame. A perfect...More