Tour de France in the Pyrenees

Watch the Tour de France in the Pyrenees. Ride the famous Col du Tourmalet and all the other local classic Tour de France cols and finishes – the Aubisque, Aspin, Soulor, Hautacam, Luz Ardiden are all within riding distance from Bareges.

The 2019 Tour de France in the Pyrenees.

We look forward to a short sharp mountain stage coming up through Bareges with a finish on the Tourmalet!

The 2019 Tour features 3 local stages with the very exciting prospect of a finish at the top of the Col du Tourmalet on Saturday 20th July (Tarbes – Col du Tourmalet). This follows a hilly individual time trail the previous day in nearby Pau, after a stage finish in Bagneres de Bigoore on the Thursday.  

Our apartments and hotel overlook the route. So it’s all on your doorstep in Bareges, the Tour goes right past your window!

Bareges is also a mountain bikers paradise with over 100 kms of way-marked MTB trails and lifts to take you up there. Take the cable car to the Pic du Midi at nearly 3ooo metres for the descent of a lifetime …

We offer a complete service to the cyclist who wishes to explore this cycling wonderland.

Superb hotel and self-catering accommodation in Barèges and Luz Saint Sauveur – two lovely villages on the legendary Col du Tourmalet and ideally located to ride all the famous Tour de France cols in the Pyrenees.

You will receive our own route guide to all the best rides – the classic Tour climbs of the Tourmalet, Luz Ardiden, Hautacam, Col d’Aubisque, Col d’Aspin, spectacular local rides and circuits, very easy to follow, ride at your own pace.

We can offer short stays, for example rooms in a 3 star hotel, from €41 per night, breakfast included.

Top quality bike hire, both road and MTB  – top quality road and mountain bikes. Just send Matthew an email.