Grab a bicycle and discover the wide-open countryside and the wonderful heritage of the Haute-Savoie. For rich and varied cycle tourism, the General Council has provided a range of marked trails on low-traffic routes.
48 marked cycle tourism trails are available throughout Haute-Savoie, totalling 1500km.
4 starting points: ANNECY, ANNEMASSE, CLUSES, and THONON LES BAINS. Additional starting points are connected to these by several circuits.
4 difficulty levels: Cyclists at all levels will find something suitable.
These trails are included in the 101 marked routes throughout Savoie and Haute-Savoie.
Information Itinéraires Cyclo.pdf
Some trails will bring you to mountain passes and climbs made famous because they are used by the Tour de France or are located on the route des Grandes Alpes.
The 4 best-known mountain passes in Haute-Savoie are:
The Haute-Savoie General Council is involved in discussions with the Savoie General Council for the purpose of developing cycle tourism routes to have on offer.
The goal: To make Savoie and Haute-Savoie into the definitive region for cycling events, and also to offer a whole range of cycling routes.
Le Vivier in Haute-Savoie:
58 mountain passes for the toughest riders, including many remarkable and legendary climbs. Flat foreland and valley floors but with splendid alpine panoramas.
48 marked cycle-tourism trails totalling 1,500km.
In the future:
Routes with strenuous climbs and rocky mountain passes with starting points at tourist sites.
Trails for roaming:
Everything needed to enjoy these cycle routes in Haute-Savoie – including overviews, GPS maps, and other information – will be available for download from the General Council website.
The entire range of trails will be created eventually.