" Veloce Bike Rental: Climb Col de l'Iseran Tour de France Alps stage routes.

Climb Col de l'Iseran Tour de France Alps stage routes.

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Our customer enjoyed the Col de l'Iseran using Veloce carbon road bike rentals
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Carbon road bike rental Col de l'Iseran

The Col de l''Iseran is the highest paved pass of the Alps.

The elevation of the Col de l'Iseran is 2,764 meters on sea level (9,068 ft) and was several times stage of the Tour de France cycling challenge. 

Followed by the Stelvio Pass, at 2,758 meters on sea level, by the Col Agnel at 2,744 meters on sea level and by the Col del la Bonette, with the pass at 2,715 meters on sea level. 

Is located in France, is part of Graian Alps, it is situated in the department of Savoie, near the border with Italy

The pass is is crossed by the D902 roadway.

From the north the road goes up and down through short tunnels and avalanche galleries past the Lac du Chevril near Tignes. 

Starting from Bourg Saint Maurice, the climb to Col de l'Iseran is 48 km (30 mi). Over this distance, the road (D 902) ascends 1,955 m (6,414 ft), at an average grade of 4.1%. The last 15 km (9 mi) starts at Val d'Isère and climbs 895 m (2,936 ft) at a consistent average of 6%.

From the south, the climb starts at Lanslebourg Mount Cenis and is 32.9 km (20.4 mi) in length, ascending 1,371 m (4,498 ft) at an average grade of 4.2%.

The final 13.4 km (8.3 mi) starts at Bonneval sur Arc and rises 977 m (3,205 ft) at an average gradient of 7.3%, with several sections in excess of 10%.

On both sides of the Col de l'Iseran mountain pass cycling milestones mark the distance to the summit, the current altitude, and the average slope in the following kilometer.

OUR COMPANY PROVIDE high quality full carbon road bike, MTB and eBike rentals with delivery and collection at accommodations in South France, also in different towns/countries. 

OUR DELIVERIES HELP THE CUSTOMERS to enjoy the journey with maximum freedom, saving time, with the possibility to pick up the bike at first town and ride without limitations moving all around Europe. 

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