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2019 Tour date: TBD
custom basis only 4 or more
price based on std of lodging
and number of participants
custom designed to your preferences and ability.

Duration: 6 Days/5 nights

Terrain: Intermediate/Advanced
Lodgings: Comfortable Inns
Highlights include:

  • Majestic Alps
  • Completely ride around Switzerland
  • First Rate Sag Support
  • At least 7 passes in 6 days
  • 1054 km point to point

Other Avid Cyclists Options :

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"Tortour" Bike Tour of Switzerland for Avid Cyclist - Trip Overview

This trip is designed for the avid cyclist who is ready to ride completely around Switzerland in six full days covering a total distance of 1000 km (625 miles)
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We follow the race course of the Ultra Cyclists "Tortour" non-stop bike-race that
is held in Switzerland each year. The race event is the ultimate challenge
for Avid cyclsits as they race completely around Switzerland. The professional
teams will finish in a max time of 2 days, soloist have a max. time of 2 days and
4 hours and far behind them the amateur teams arrive. Consider our tour a casual warm up. For more information on this race see Tortour web site

Our tour is fully supported with one accompanying rider and our fully equipped
and supplied sag wagon dleivers your bags safely, marks the route and is there for
your general needs.

This tour complements our affordable trips in the Italian Dolomites, France's Alps
and Pyrenees and our trip during the Swiss Pro race event in June. Our multilingual
local guides are ready to support you as you scale the passes and cycle within the majestic beauty Switzerland is renown.

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Pre-tour & Days 1: Meet, Greet & Ride (A Sample of our past trips)
We meet you in Schaffhaussen the day before the tour starts. Time to set up your bikes get a brief spin in and relax. Then the next day we ride to Davos covering 193km and Wolfgang Pass.

Days 2-3: The Tortour is just getting started
The course from Davos to Surcuolm cover 193km and crosses over the Flüela
and Julier Passes
The next day you ride 167km to Leuk and cross the
Gotthard & Nufenen Passes

Days 4-5: From the Alps to the Jura
Today we start in Sion and ride over the Col du Marchairuz and 179 km to
Lac de Joux. You will have the option to ride up to Col des Mosses or Col du
Pillon en route. The following day you ride 166km up and down through the
Jura to Delémont.

Days 6: Ride to the finish
Our final day takes us back to where we started in Schaffhausen. We
cover 157 km of small lovely ascents and finish with a final sprint to Europe’s
largest waterfall. Pasta party.

Inclusions & highlights:
  • Fully equipped van and sag support
  • Multilingual Guide(s) throughout trip
  • 6 full days of riding, total distance of 1054 km
  • Luggage transfer
  • Maps and notes and profiles of passes
  • 5 nights Lodgings in cozy, simple Inns with breakfasts
  • 5 dinners & a tour ending Pasta party
  • Service of booking pre & post tour rooms in Schaffhausen

Not included: Airfare, beverages, trip insurance (strongly recommended), personal items, guide tips.