La Maurienne, le plus grand domaine cyclable du Monde

Great cycling destination
Orelle - Maurienne - Savoie

A central location to discover the World’s largest cycle area.

Orelle is actually situated in the heart of the Maurienne Valley, with an easy access via the road RD1006, to the departure of prestigious Alpine passes: Le Galibier, le Télégraphe, La Madeleine and le Mont Cenis.
A tours map of the valley is freely provided at the Tourist Office.

E-Bikes !
In Orelle

The Alpine passes


Cyclists Welcome
(Accueil Vélo)

New in orelle : E-Bikes!
Pedelec rental at the Tourist Office

Electric mountain bike

Come and try the electric bike !
Rental at the Tourist Office.

2 hours : 15€
1/2 day : 20€
1 day : 30€ (9am-5pm)
1 day-family (4 bikes) : 100€

Deposit : 1000 / bike

Covid-19 special services

Francoz 73140 Orelle
Adult from 07/01/2020 to 08/28/20209 > 30 €
04 79 56 87 22

Great cycling destination

Orelle, perfect starting point for cyclists wishing to brave the most famous mountain passes in the world.
Mont-Cenis pass 2084 m
Iseran pass 2764 m
Madeleine pass 1993 m
Mollard pass 1638 m
Grand Cucheron pass 1188 m
La Toussuire rise 1700 m
Chaussy pass 1533 m
Galibier pass 2642 m
Télégraphe pass 1566 m
Croix de Fer pass 2068 m
Glandon pass 1924 m



Mountain bike climb to the Prec : mountain collection step


The event"Mountain collection" will stop one day in Orelle on Monday, August 09th!


La Maurienne Galibier

From 08/29/2020 to 08/30/2020

Bike race!

Cyclists Welcome - Label Accueil Vélo

Label Accueil Vélo Accueil Vélo (Cyclists Welcome) is a national mark guaranteeing a high quality of welcome and services for cyclists where you see the sign across France. This quality mark is similar to that you’ll find in certain other countries (e.g. Bett & Bike in Germany or Welcome Cyclists around Quebec). The Tourist Office of Orelle is certified and offer you a warm welcome, god services and facilities to make your experience in Orelle and Maurienne valley, famous cycling land, wonderful !


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