As a high place of passage of the Tour de France this summer, Combloux will vibrate for three days to the rhythm of one of the biggest cycling events in the world. What do these major competitions that are looming in our alpine village have in store for us? Light on the 15th and 16th stages of the Grande Boucle which will pass through Combloux in mid-July, as well as on the festivities organized on the sidelines of the official riders' rest day.

Which stages of the Tour de France 2023 go through Combloux?

The 110th edition of the Tour de France puts Haute-Savoie in the spotlight. The famous cycling competition actually takes place over 5 days in the department.

As far as we are concerned, the Pays du Mont-Blanc stands out as a stronghold of the 110th Grande Boucle since it will host the prestigious cycling race from Sunday July 16 to Wednesday July 19, 2023… and guess what? The vast majority of the routes planned in our magnificent region nestled at the foot of Mont-Blanc pass through Combloux. What a bargain!

The Tour de France 2023 gives pride of place to the Pearl of the Alps!

The alpine route of the most prestigious of cycling competitions gives us a glimpse of an arduous route, punctuated by multiple ascents of passes. Let's discover the three mountain stages, renowned for their difficulty and their spectacle, which will cross our village-resort this summer.

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The 110th Great Loop in the Pays du Mont-Blanc: Routes and Profiles unveiled

From Sunday July 16 to Wednesday July 19, over a period of 4 days and through 3 stages, 8 municipalities of the Pays du Mont-Blanc will be crossed by the cyclists of the Tour de France

15th stage: Les Gets → Saint-Gervais-les-Bains

Here is a brief overview of the cycling event which:

  • precedes CLM Passy-Combloux
  • marks the second day of our top athletes in Haute-Savoie.

After having criss-crossed the Chablais massif, the Arve valley and finally the Pays du Mont-Blanc, our cyclists will finally switch to the stopover town of Saint-Gervais in the Val Monjoie, on Sunday July 16.

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Monday July 17, 2023: Runners' rest day

It is in Saint-Gervais Mont-Blanc –  spa town belonging to the historic province of Faucigny – that the Tour de France athletes will take a well-deserved rest day – on Monday July 17 – following their sporting achievements.

With variety of entertainment awaits you in Combloux, this colorful day for supporters!

Our cyclists will return to service on Tuesday July 18, to continue their crossing of the Alps towards Combloux.

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16th stage: Time trial Passy → Combloux

17th stage: Saint-Gervais-les-Bains → Courchevel

On Wednesday July 19, 2023, for stage 17, the peloton will set off again from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, to cover some 166km which separate the Upper Savoyard spa town from the Altiport of Courchevel, located in Savoie. .

To reach the prestigious winter sports resort, the route will pass through:

  • Half-Quarter,
  • Megève
  • Praz-sur-Arly
  • Before leaving our magnificent territory straddling the two Savoys.

Before crossing the finish line in Courchevel, it is notably expected that the runners will take the Col de la Loze (distance of 28.4km on a 6% gradient).

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After passing through Combloux, the Tour de France 2023 route will remain in the Rhône-Alpes region.

Totaling seven days in the Alps, the official organization of the Tour de France announces heavy for this 110th Grande Boucle.

Timetables of the Tour de France crossings in Combloux

At what time does the publicity caravan pass through Combloux? What are the times for the Tour de France riders? Find all the answers to your questions here.

Sunday July 16: Stage 15

Timetable of the publicity caravan16:00
Runners' passage schedule17:22
Passage on the D1212 Route de Megève and Route de Sallanches
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Tuesday July 18: Stage 16

Timetable of the publicity caravan12:00
What time will the Passy-Combloux time trial arrive?13:30

Wednesday July 19: Stage 17

Timetable of the publicity caravan10:33
Runners' passage schedule12:32
Passage to Gémoens on the D909, Route de Saint-Gervais. Change to D1212
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