If you are a keen cyclist wanting to improve your skill and stamina - Chalet Merlo with its base in Ste Foy Tarentaise (the epicentre of the Classic Alpine Cols) offers just the right combination of high quality training tours and comfortable luxury.
We believe our location is perfect for keen cyclists wishing to experience the thrill of beautiful and challenging routes that are run by keen veteran Tour riders.
We also welcome non-cycling partners and friends
Non-cycling spouses, partners or friends are also welcome and have a huge choice of activities to keep them busy – including walking, sailing, kayaking, rafting, climbing, horse-riding and golf, to name just a few. In addition there are numerous sightseeing options, great local food and wine, festivals and markets.
En route up to Col Petit St Bernard
en route to the Col d'Iseran
One of the highest road cols in Europe
One of the most scenic cols on the doorstep of Chalet Merlo