2000 meters in altitude, famous spot of the Tour de France, enabling to join Tarentaise and Maurienne.
The Col de la Madeleine has been crossed 25 times by the Tour de France.
It has been classified out of category during the last 12 passages.
Caution: the Col is not accessible to cars during winter. However, it is possible to ski on the road of the Col.
Period of opening
From 15/05 to 15/09.
Equipment & services
Get your timing chip at the Tourist Office to ascent the Col de la Madeleine.
€3 the chip (€30 deposit)