If cycling is your thing, it's here you'll find happiness at last! The village, scene of the finishing line of the mountain stages to Pla d'Adet in the legendary Tour de France, is the starting point for lots of wonderful cycling trips. The great Pyrenean passes are all open to two wheelers: the Col d'Azet, Hourquette d'Ancizan, Peyresourde, Aspin and Tourmalet surrounding the Aure valley.

Besides the Tour de France, which has stopped over more than a dozen times in Saint-Lary Soulan since 1974 and the victory of Poulidor at the Pla d'Adet, lots of cycling events call in here, including the "Ronde des Vélos" and the "Pyrenéenne". In the village you will find all the facilities you expect - spa, gym, etc., while accommodation always has a secure lock up for bikes and equipment and offer menus tailored to athletes. The diversity things to do in the village is a big plus for people accompanying the cyclists, so they can fully enjoy their stay in the Aure valley!

Come discover our new website dedicated to cycling.

Do you want to cross the tunnel to go to Spain? A shuttle bus is set up on the same days as the cross-border shuttle (Tuesday, Friday and Sunday), it is free and does not require prior reservation.

St Lary, the home of Pyrenean cycling

Saint-Lary hosts many cycling events. Come and visit the most popular passes of the Pyrenees!

The big events cyclo 2019


June 22-23, 2019:

The famous bicycle touring event stops in Saint-Lary.
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Sunday, June 30, 2019

The last eight kilometers of the Col du Portet road, once difficult to pass, open your arms. You will be able to climb the new road like a Tour de France rider from the Vignec roundabout! The Col du Portet is in the limelight through this bike meeting where confirmed or amateur sportsmen meet on the ascent of the highest Pyrenean arrival of the Tour de France!


Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th of July 2019

More info soon ...


Sunday, July 7, 2019

Passage by Saint-Lary of the famous cycle race La Pyrénéenne.
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Monday, July 22, 2019

Peyresourde Altiport 007 - Val Louron Azet - Col du Portet
In the wheel of the Tour de France riders, pedal as you please on the reserved passes of the Pyrenees where traffic is forbidden to cars.
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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Col d'Aspin
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From 2nd to 6th October 2019

Itinerant mountain bike event as part of Poctefa.
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This guide gives all the technical indications to properly control your ascent, the itinerary and the difficulties of each one. Each sheet provides a summary of the proposed course (altitude, distance, inclination), a short description, a graph of its difficulty and a map retracing the itinerary.
Roadbook on sale at the reception of the Tourist Office at 2 €. (only in French)