Bay of Saint-Tropez
Intermediate or Advanced
Experience the beauty of the French Côte d’Azur with a cycling tour in Les Issambres. Whether taking in the stunning views along the Mediterranean coast or conquering the legendary routes of the Tour de France, Les Issambres is the ideal location to create an unforgettable vacation!
Below are some of our favorite tours. Most itineraries start directly from the hotel. Typically, two itineraries are proposed for each day. During the evening briefing each rider will choose his or her group’s itinerary depending on his or her objectives. Mountain itineraries are chosen on a daily basis with respect of the prevailing weather conditions.
Day 1 – Bougnon Loop
Lovely itinerary looping around the hotel for 23 km and 220 m of vertical climb. A chance to check out your power capabilities and measure yourself with different setups, completely supported. 1- 4 loops, 23 to 92 km ride.
Day 2 – Testanier Mandelieu Stage, via the Riviera
Perfect mix of wild backcountry mountain riding in the Esterel with a long tour of the costal road along the Meditarranean. 93 km of riding with 1117 m of vertical climbing with a coffee stop in La Napoule facing the sea. Return via Agay, Saint-Raphael and Frejus, Roman city.
Day 3 – Mountain Passes: Canadel via Saint-Tropez
128 km. 760 m of vertical climb. Bike along the beautiful bay of Saint-Tropez, transit the village of Saint-Tropez and head into the wild coastal mountains with lovely vilages and sweeping seascapes.
Day 4 – Parc Naturel Regional des Prealps
109 km. This beautiful ride through the backcountry of the Prealps starts and ends in a natural setting, arriving by car.
Day 5 – Vignon, La Garde-Freinet, Reverdi
82 km loop with 1075 m of vertical climb. Leave the hotel via the coastal road. At Saint-Maxim take a turn northward into the backcountry for a glorious ride on winding mountain roads. Ride past the perched village of Grimaud to the Perier pass, with a beautiful view of the fortress of Verne and its vineyards and past NotreDame-des-Anges.Après le village perché de Grimaud, direction le col du Périer et la vue magnifique sur la Chartreuse de la Verne et les vignes puis Notre Dame des Anges.
Jour-6 – Roquebrune-sur-Argens
105 km/ 1000 m of climbing. This backcountry itinerary starts with the Col de Bougnon pass and can be extended to a much longer ride depending on the group level. You can admire the red cliffs of Roquebrune via idyllic, twisting backcountry roads. Don’t forget to have your camera ready for pictures of France’s “mini Colorado”.
Our service is all inclusive and adapted to your needs to make you spend an unforgettable trip without worrying about organization.
• Local Airport or Train Station
Pick-up and Drop-off
• Support Vehicle
• Pro Cyclist Tour Leader
• GPX Tracks and Maps
• Luxury Hotel, Full Board
• Double or Single occupancy
• Wifi, Computer access
• Wine (it’s France, what did youexpect?)
• Child care up to 13 years
• Full Resort Amenities
During your tour, you have the possibility to rent one of our bikes. Verideon typically purchases spare frames from Tour de France teams and kits them out according to the demands
of the terrain for a specific tour or rider. Our on-site expert mechanics have access to a wide range of spare parts
to customize a bike to fit your needs. adapté à vos besoins.
The Hôtel *** Les Issambres
The club vacanciel
Located on the Gulf of Saint-Tropez, discover exceptional countryside and beautiful weather. You can visit famous beach towns and charming backcountry villages. This former Grand Villa from the 30’s, recently refurbished, welcomes you to a magnificent seaside location straight from the movies with a private Mediterranean beach and flowering gardens.
Our tours are designed for the whole family, in addition to the bike tours.
Features activities include:
like Cannes, Nice, Sainte Maxime…
like les Gorges du Blavet or le Mont Vinaigre
On-site Leisure Activities:
Private beach with lifeguards, • Billiards, ping-pong, mini-golf…
And of course a Children’s club.
Our Expert Team
At Verideon Cycling Tours, our passion is your passion. Our team of expert tour guides and professional bike mechanics have years of experience and knowledge enabling them to provide you with exceptional service. Whether you want to experience the most challenging climbs or see the best views our team is here to help you enjoy a truly unique travel experience. Meet our team!
Founder of Verideon Cycling Tours
Serial Entrepreneur in Mobile Communications and Cloud Computing
Enthusiastic participant in Ride Across Britain 2017, 2018, 2019
Marathons and Half Marathons throughout the world: Paris,
Amsterdam, Detroit, Michigan, Columbus, Ohio, New York,
Chicago, Boulogne, Vincennes.
Champion French Enduro and Road Cyclist and top bike mechanic Winner of the prestigious Roc D’Azur mountain bike race with 20,000 participants as well as Stage de Faso Lead rider for elite groups. A top bike mechanic, Cedric will do a complete bike fit for you.
Expert full-time Bike Mechanic and enthusiastic Amateur MTB
competitor, master carpenter: Assembly and Repair Workshop
Foreman. A master carpenter specializing in EC Homes along
with leading rides Pascal can also talk about bike builds, parts, bike fittings and make sure you are getting the most out of your bike during your journey and at home.
Official Verideon Cycling Tours Photographer French Televison Journalist and Cameraman, looking forward to filming and sharing travel experiences with the group.
Among the events he has filmed:
• Anwar Sadat’s trip to Jerusalem
• Liberation of Nelson Mandela in South Africa
• The fall of the dictatorship in Albania
Elite French Stage Rider and Coach Winner of numerous race stages throughout France and internationally as a junior and at the professional level.Member of the elite France National Team in juniors and espoirs ( 15 years to 20 years old categories) for a total of 20 years of bike racing
at an international level.
He is a passionate, engaged cyclist, whose speciality is speed and time trials. He now spends his time coaching young riders to learn to go beyond their limits