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4 Day Cycling Training Camp in Vaujany, France

La Perle de l’Oisans, 15 rue du Caroux, 38114, Vaujany, France

Guided Cycling Training Camp France

Take your training and health to another level and earn your bragging rights in the French Alps! This is your chance to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy cycling the mountain passes with breathtaking views. Come and join La Perle de l’Oisans now!

Key information

  • Trip type: Guided
  • Lodging: Center-based
  • Starts and ends in: Vaujany
  • Terrain: Paved mountain roads
  • Difficulty levels: Easy (Cyclist doesn't need to have certain level of fitness, mostly flat terrain though occasionally they will ride in unpaved or hills, 10-30 miles per day), moderate (Cyclist needs to have a good level of fitness, as the moderate level means that they will cycle around 30 to 40 km per day), challenging (Cyclist needs to have a high level of fitness and must be an active rider)
  • Total distance: between 15 and 100 kilometers per day/ 9 to 62 miles per day.
  • Average elevation gain: 250 to 2,642 meters / 820 to 8,668 feet
  • Type of bike: Road bike, E-bike
  • E-bike: Available

Highlights

  • Half board
  • 4 days of training
  • Professional Cyclist rides with the group
  • Discover the amazing mountain passes in Oisans
  • 3 nights accommodation
  • Free access to spa
  • Coaching

Skill level

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Styles


4 cycling days in English
The organizer also speaks: French
The maximum participants in the group is 10
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Accommodation

Facilities

  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Barbeque facilities
  • Fireplace
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Free parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Laundry
  • Parking lot

Chalet La Perle de L’Oisans is situated on the mountainside facing the Grandes Rousses mountain chain. Each of the 11 comfortable and spacious apartments have a fireplace and large south-facing balcony where you can enjoy the sunshine and admire the exceptional views of the Eau d’Olle Valley, Grandes Rousses mountain chain and La Fare waterfall.

The chalet is surrounded by a large private garden with free access to a mini golf, barbecue, solarium, petanque bowls, ponies.

  • Beds made up with a comfortable duvet and luxurious linens
  • Large bath towels
  • Cleaning pack (washing liquid, household product, sponges, and tea towels)
  • Cot and highchair
  • Free Wi-Fi access
  • TV / satellite chains
  • Free parking in front of the chalet
  • Free covered parking at 50 metres
  • Free laundering services (washers and dryers on site)

To simplify your stay, you may have daily cleaning in the apartment, beds made, and baskets of wood for a fireplace or change towels if necessary. Your accommodation will be cleaned for you on your departure day.

The workshop and bike storage

La Perle de l’Oisans provides the tools to repair your bike and wash your bike, as well as secure storage for your gear.

Pets

Pets are welcome at Chalet La Perle de l’Oisans and in the gardens of the property. Enjoy fresh air, nature, and romp in the closed fields of our grounds. In order to ensure no future guest suffers from allergies, we request that you use our full apartment clean option at the end of your stay.

What you will find in the chalet

  • A locked cycle and room storage to put your equipment
  • A bike maintenance and repair room (tool, pump, washing area, etc.)
  • Documentation for your activities (hiking guide, maps, Oisans cycling guide)
  • A private park with petanque bowls, mini-golf, etc.

Please note that the Chalet may accommodate up to 60 athletes.

Program

A professional cyclist will accompany you as you cycle a variety of mountain passes in Oisans. Whether you are starting out or wanting to improve your technique, he or she shall be available and accessible to help you progress. Enjoy living a unique cycling camp alongside a professional!

The routes and dates are flexible and La Perle de l’Oisans can adapt to cyclists' needs and wishes. The routes are varied and leave from Vaujany aiming to hit the main mountain passes in the area - including climbing Alpe d'Huez, the Col du Lautaret and Galibier, the Col du Croix de Fer and the Col du Glandon. We adapt our daily routes according to the weather and vary the length of the rides daily.

SAG assistance

La Perle de l’Oisans provides transfers with either pick-up and/or drop-off possibilities for you and your luggage. The optional catered SAG assistance is unlike any other and provides E-bikes for any members accompanying the group who would like to join the rides.

Bike rental

La Perle de l’Oisans has an agreement with a local bike shop - Cycles et Sports - you can have a 8% discount on all the bike rentals when entering the code 'LAPERLE' on their website. Clients can reserve and choose their bikes on the Huez Bike Hire website. Ideally you can call the shop to discuss your specific needs.

Note: You have the possibility of having a group video created by a professional drone video/photographer.

Skill levels

Beginner:

  • Can cycle for 2-3 hours
  • Assistance required
  • Comfortable with curves and leans
  • Basic experience with unsurfaced roads
  • Short distance ascents and descents

Intermediate:

  • Can cycle for 3-4 hours
  • Average riding experience
  • Little assistance required
  • Comfortable with extreme curves and leans
  • Average experience with unsurfaced roads
  • Steep ascents and descents

Advanced:

  • Can cycle for 5-6 hours
  • Extensive riding experience
  • Assistance on demand (if required)
  • Experienced with riding a variety of bicycles
  • Comfortable with any terrain and weather conditions

Location

Located in Vaujany the cycling routes are varied. Including the world famous climbs up l'Alpe d'Huez, Col du Lautaret, Col du Croix de Fer or Col de Glandon, the Galibier and a variety of balcony roads.

Prestigious cycling races have made this region their home: the Tour de France, Alpe d'Huzes, La Marmotte and La Vaujany. The Chalet La Perle de l'Oisans is centrally located providing you with a springboard to world-famous cycling routes.

Features

Activities

  • Cycling
  • Massage
  • Sauna
  • Spa

General

  • Balcony
  • Barbeque facilities
  • Fireplace
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Pet friendly

Services

  • Free parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Laundry
  • Parking lot

Food

Depending on your package, the price may either include half board (full breakfast and athletes dinner) or full board. Catering to a discerning clientele, the chalet apartments are designed for your comfort and enjoyment. They can also provide catered meals from a local service or you may choose to enjoy the barbecue on the terrace.

French breakfasts

Our full breakfasts include fruit juice, yogurt, butter, homemade jam, honey, cereals, Nespresso coffee, milk, tea, pastries, fresh bread, eggs and coldcuts.

Outdoor barbecue

The garden is equipped with sun loungers to relax and enjoy the breathtaking mountain views. Large tables are also available on the south facing terrace. The barbecue is fully equipped and at your disposal (the Club House situated next to the barbeque has a large fridge, crockery, and dishwasher).

The following meals are included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
  • Other dietary requirements on request
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation

Things to do (optional)

  • Asana yoga
  • Ayurvedic Abhyanga massages
  • Swimming
  • Running
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Nature walks
  • Ice skating
  • Bowling
  • Sunbathing and outdoor barbecue
  • Discover the farm animals
  • Visit the sheepfold

Spa treatments

You have a free access to the spa at Chalet La Perle de l'Oisans. Massages and treatments are available for an additional cost.

What's included

  • 4 days of cycling
  • Coaching
  • Group ride with professional cyclist
  • Daily half / full board meals
  • 3 nights accommodation
  • Access to La Perle Spa
  • Wi-Fi access and satellite TV
  • Private parking
  • Locked bike storage
  • Free laundering services (washers and dryers on site)

What's not included

  • Bike hire
  • Finisher video
  • Yoga sessions
  • Optional catered SAG assistance
  • Private shuttle
  • Croissants and fresh bread in the morning
  • French breakfasts
  • Special meals for athletes
  • End cleaning pack

How to get there

Recommended Airports

Arrival by car

From Paris, Highway A6 Paris / Lyon, Highway A48 to Grenoble, Vizille’s exit. Take road RN91 from Grenoble (road to Briançon) to the crossroad of Rochtaillée. Take road D526 by l’Eau d’Olle valley.

Arrival by train

The TGV Paris / Grenoble is a less than a three-hour trip. You’ll find a bus link at the Grenoble’s coach station.

Arrival by airplane

Please book your flight to arrive at Alpes–Isère Airport (GNB), Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS), or Geneva Airport (GVA). Then take a bus link from Lyon–Saint-Exupéry to Grenoble’s coach station. Transfer from and to the airport is not included but a private shuttle is available for an additional cost.

Cancellation Policy

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 33% of the total price.
  • The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
  • The rest of the payment should be paid 30 days before arrival.
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