Mountain bike trip: Grande Traversée des Alpes, on the Sun Paths of the Provence

Chemins du Soleil Sisteron Buëch en VTT - Chemins du Soleil Sisteron Buëch en VTT (Copyright : Manu Danjou)
Séjour VTT en Provence - Séjour VTT en Provence (Copyright : Pixabay)
Chemins du Soleil Sisteron Buëch en VTT - Chemins du Soleil Sisteron Buëch en VTT (Copyright : Manu Danjou)
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This is a perfect playground for you to have a ball with mountain biking! This portion of the Paths of the Sun is a concentrate of playful and technical trails: very rolling climbs and descents will sharpen your pilot skills!

3 Days / 2 nights: 112 km (level differences +2780 and – 3000) of intense pleasure with full board accomodation. Level 3.

Day 1: Gap - Savournon – 7 hours - 41,2 km – difference of level : + 1576 m and – 969 m
A bouquet of technical sections from the foothills of the Céüze mountain followed by those of the of Aujour mountain. Stunning landscapes and sensations that give you goose bumps!

Day 2: Savournon - Upaix – 6 hours - 42.8 km - difference of level: + 980m / - 1597m
From hilltop villages to abandoned hamlets, wild gorges in natural circus, you will discover tormented tectonics, a lake for swimming; you will cross the heart of the Alpine Black Lands... This 100% Provençal day takes you on a trip full of diversity.
Access to spa and steam bath: perfect to recover!

Day 3: Upaix - Sisteron – 2h 38 - 28,2 km - difference of level: + 222m / - 454m
This very rolling section zigzags between the Buëch and the Durance along alternating tracks, small roads and trails. The arrival at the citadel of Sisteron ends your journey.

Additional services:
- Arrival on the day before to be on site and ready to start, and spending one more night can be arranged. One night rate from 65 €
- Accompanied by a qualified MTB guided according to availability.
- Mountain bike or e-mountain bike rental possible, (price according to size), deposit in cash or check required.
- Transfer from the end of the trip (tourist office of Sisteron) to the lunch place and showering facilities are optional. Your luggage will be brought for you at your departure point.

Warning! Please take into account that the stay is only possible according to the availability of accommodation, and to the weather conditions which we are not responsible for. Thanks.

Difficulté :
Les Chemins du Soleil sont des itinéraires difficiles, qui, sans
forcément être destinés aux experts en VTT, sont réservés à des
sportifs réguliers. La partie sud est plus exigeante, surtout en terme
de pilotage.


All year round.


Adult: from 415 €
Option: 65 €.

Le prix comprend: 

- Transfert Sisteron Gap le J1
- Pique-nique J1, J2, J3
- Chaque soir, points de lavage, garage sécurisé pour les vélos,
- Demi pension en gîte équestre ou chambre d’hôtes selon disponibilité J1 et J2
- Spa et Hammam J2
- Les traces GPX et Road book fournis

Le prix ne comprend pas: 

- Le transport entre votre ville et Sisteron
- Les dépenses personnelles
- l'accompagnement par un moniteur DE
- la location des VTT
- Le massage ayurvédique en option J2 : 65,00 € / personne

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