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Great views and drive from the town of La Mongie. It s absolutely beautiful there. Then you arrive at the Col du Tourmalet famous from Me Your de France. There are a lot of people cycling up to reach the Col.
You can also walk...More
A great drive from either side. Tremendous views as you would expect. It is amazing that people, both young and old, can ride their bikes up to the top, especially the very young and older cyclists, they put us car drivers to shame. A perfect...More
Lots of hairpin bends and cyclists made for an interesting drive to the summit. Parked up and walked part way up the path to the pic de midi. Superb views of vultures flying only slightly above us which turned out to be the best views...More
Rode the tourmalet from Luz St sauveur. Good steady climb most of the way. 7-8% a lot of it. Some 9-10% with the last K to the top quite steep. Pavement is in good shape. One small town on the way you can get water....More
Must do! Very nice climb up the hill with phenomenal views.
Important to realise there are a lot of cars/motors going up as well.
At least 2 people are taking photos on the way up so if needed you can order a picture online.