If you love biking in France and are looking for the perfect place to have your summer holidays in the Alps this year, the Guisane valley has an amazing variety of mountain bike trails to suit every level of biker, including the whole family, with incredible mountain backdrops at every turn!
There are hundreds of kilometers of marked trails to explore in this awe inspiring region of the French Alps. You will find trails that climb up mountain paths, trails that go through green fields filled with wild flowers, trails that traverse lush larch forests and there are also fresh Alpine water lakes to stop and swim in to cool off!
Hotel Alliey is a bike friendly hotel located in the heart of the pretty French village of Monetier-les Bains and is one of the best hotel spas in the Serre Chevalier valley. We welcome bikers, hikers, climbers...whatever mountain adventures you love going on, we can give you all the information you need to plan your summer holiday in the Alps, in the enchanting region of Serre Chevalier, and make it a totally unforgettable trip! You can view some of lovely rooms here: hotel Serre Chevalier, and some of our apartments here: Serre Chevalier accommodation and our super chalet Serre Chevalier.
The weather here in the summer is spectacular, with an average temperature of 26°C! Plus you will often find a lovely fresh breeze to perfectly accompany the fabulous warm sunshine. Which makes a summer holiday in the Alps, biking in France the perfect choice for an amazing adventure.
There are 11 cross country routes (180+ kilometers) within the whole Grand Brianconnais area, which covers over 500km of marked trails.
You will be happy to hear there are three Mountain Bike Service terminals, in the Serre Chavalier villages of in Monetier, Villeneuve and Chantemerle where you can get your tyres inflated or your bike washed for free.
Follow this link to see the Tourist Office's pick of the best easy, Intermediate and Advanced routes: Serre Chevalier Tourist Office
You will find more info about cycling in Serre Chevalier here: Velo Nature