This summer, Combloux will be the place to be for cycling fans! With her privileged geographical location and breathtaking view of Mont-Blanc, the history of the territory intertwines with the passion for cycling. In mid-July, the Tour de France will put our town in the spotlight since the riders of the legendary cycling race will cross it twice for the 15th and for the 16th stage.
Between spectacular victories, moments of suspense and twists, there is no doubt that the passages of the large loop in Combloux have many surprises in store for Tour spectators. Get ready for some epic moments as cyclists battle it out over the mountain passes and scenic roads of Combloux. Let the competition begin!
- Detailed routes
- Step Profiles
- Times of the publicity caravan
- Animations on the sidelines of the event
- Practical information relating to local life such as traffic and parking conditions
All the essential information on the passage of the Tour de France in Combloux is here!
Tour de France Combloux: Spectacular stages in the heart of the Alps
The Tour de France puts the Pays du Mont Blanc in the spotlight! OUR destination family will not be outdone since it will also play a key role in the 110th edition of the Grande Boucle. Explanations.
Combloux, a must-see place on the Grande Boucle
It is now common knowledge that from July 16 to 19, Combloux will beat at the frantic pace of the Tour de France.
During this period, cyclists will travel the picturesque roads of the upper valley of the Arve, with Combloux still nearby. The alpine landscapes will provide a spectacular backdrop throughout the stages of the famous cycling competition.
A crossing of the Savoy by bike
For the 15th stage “Les Gets – Saint-Gervais”, the cyclists of the Grande Boucle will set off on a 180 km route, crossing, among others, the following high Savoyard localities:
- La Clusaz,
- and of course Combloux!
An arrival in Combloux for the 16th stage of the Tour de France
The day after their rest day, the cyclists compete in a time trial between Passy and Combloux. With its 22km, this event promises to be a real endurance challenge for the contenders for the general classification.
A start in Saint-Gervais for the 17th stage of the Grande Boucle
During the Saint-Gervais – Courchevel stage, the riders will notably cross the localities of Demi-Quartier, Megève and Praz-sur-Arly, all located in the immediate vicinity of Combloux.This day also promises to be spectacular with its winding mountain roads, including the Col des Saisies, the Cormet de Roselend, the Côte de Longefoy, the famous Col de la Loze and Courchevel, with gradients reaching 11%. A major challenge for runners!
Tour de France: Local events and festivals in Combloux
In the spirit of the Tour de France, Combloux organizes many festivities to celebrate the summit of a unique sport facing Mont-Blanc.
Like every year, this world-class cycling event will bring together young and old in a festive atmosphere !
- bike workshops,
- and other festive events organized throughout the village to entertain its visitors and inhabitants
Coming to Combloux in mid-July allows you to combine the unique atmosphere of the Tour de France with our typical mountain environment. We are expecting many of you!