Guided Cycle Touring in Europe with Diamond Cycle Tours

Conquer the Grand Alps – Geneva to Nice Cycling Tour 2024

Experience legendary climbs, breathtaking scenery, and charming towns on this unforgettable small-group adventure.

This classic route, running from September 3rd to 19th, 2024, takes you on a journey from the majestic peaks of the French Alps to the sun-kissed shores of the French Riviera.

Ride iconic climbs: Conquer legendary ascents like the Joux Plane, Colombier, Alpe d’Huez, Croix de Fer, Madone and Col d’Eze, following the footsteps of Tour de France champions.

Discover hidden gems: Beyond the famous cols, ride through charming villages, picturesque valleys, and breathtaking mountain passes you won’t find in the guidebooks.

Small group experience: Enjoy the camaraderie in our small-group format, ensuring a safe and supportive environment for all levels.


  • 16 days of cycling: Cover approximately 1200 kilometers with daily distances ranging from 50 to 130 kilometers.
  • Support:  Luggage transportation and route guidance are provided but riders need to ride between accommodation centers.
  • Comfortable accommodations: Relax in charming hotels and guesthouses, carefully chosen for their location and atmosphere.
  • Delicious meals: This is a self-cater tour but we get to savor regional specialties and enjoy authentic French cuisine.