Come to Valais Switzerland and experience the amazing gravel trails the region has to offer on your gravel bikes. You will be taken on amazing routes through forests, gravel farm roads and through the steep vine yards that makes Valais one of the best kept gravel cycling secrets in the alps.
You will be taken on a gravel riding adventure where you can test your bike handling skills and stamina to the max with expert tuition from a Swiss national coach. This is ideally for any who wants to go for adventures and improve there gravel riding skills in the stunning Swiss alps. A good level of fitness is required!
The packages will run through during the late summer and autumn months and finish with a race on the 15th September 2019.
Check out www.verbiergravelchallenge.com for more information.
Day 0 - Thursday
Nearest airport is Geneva. You can take a train to Martigny train station where you will be picked-up taken to the hotel where you will bike able to unpack and prepare your gravel bike. A team dinner and drinks with introductions followed by a briefing about the plan for the following day will be held.
Day 1 - Friday
Your gravel guide and coach will brief you on the days plan and route ahead which will take you along some amazing gravel routes in the Valais. Lunch will be an informal pic-nic enjoying the views in a remote location.
Following a great days riding a beer tasting session in the evening will be held before a team dinner together.
Day 2 - Saturday
More of a skills focused session in the morning before putting them to the test. More riding and more gravel! Lunch will be up the mountain away from the traffic.
Wine tasting or beer tasting in the evening followed by a traditional Swiss raclette or cheese fondue from the region.
Day 3 - Sunday
Putting everything into practise and cycling off the cheese dinner from the night before. You can either depart on Sunday evening from Geneva or depart on Monday morning.
Transfers from Martigny train station to our base
3 nights Bed & Breakfast accommodation, excluding dinner & drinks
4 days guiding with an experienced qualified Swiss cycling coach
Half price entrance to the Verbier Gravel Challenge event on the 15 September 2019
Complimentary OTE sports nutrition
Dates & Rates
From September to November
3 nights 4 day packages available from £600
Deposit – 50% required 120 days prior to the event to confirm your place. Please confirm if you would like to go ahead with the booking and an invoice with deposit information will be sent.