LUZ-ARDIDEN LUZ-SAINT-SAUVEUR



LUZ-ARDIDEN

Type : Tourist on bicycle

Start town : LUZ-SAINT-SAUVEUR

Finish town : LUZ-SAINT-SAUVEUR

Description

Traditionally the final stage of the Tour de France which finished here first time in 1985, the ascent of Luz Ardiden gives you the perfect opportunity to see how you measure up to your idols in the history of cycling. Here, the legend was written by the unforgettable Miguel Indurain, followed by Lance Amstrong who, despite his fall, completed it in 36 minutes...
After a loçng climb to the Luz Ardiden ski resort, you can make the most of the charming spa architecture in Saint-Sauevur and around the Pont Napoleon from which those seeking an adrenalin rush bungee-jump into the impressive Luz gorge for more then 60 spine-tingling meters.

Distance : 13 km

Height gain : 1000 m

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