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Breathtaking scenery!

The road which runs alongside the gorge is quite something! The views along its length are... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
Mmm_Spicy
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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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splendid

nice to make this trip with the family (you can stop at some parking spots), but also nice by cycle.

Reviewed 29 August 2017
joris g
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25 Jul 2018
“Breathtaking scenery!”
29 Aug 2017
“splendid”
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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

The road which runs alongside the gorge is quite something! The views along its length are spectacular.

Thank Mmm_Spicy
Reviewed 29 August 2017

nice to make this trip with the family (you can stop at some parking spots), but also nice by cycle.

Thank joris g
Reviewed 17 July 2017

spectacular and accessible climb and descent. One of many great rides and spectacular views. Do try to see the old Cyclist mag review from 2015 - it nails the location - perfect cycling.

Thank cheesprit
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We were in the Vercors cycling and getting to the Combe Laval is a must. It is simply spectacular and a must trip.

Thank Orms114
Reviewed 25 April 2017

An impressive, yet short road above a canyon. Best is to walk it rather than drive through (when possible). Looks like car can go really fast anyway (very narrow).

Thank Christophe B
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We cycled from St Jean en Royans to Combe Laval and on to Col de la Machine and back via Lioncel on a big loop. It was physically challenging but really really worth it. The scenery is stupendous and the engineering of the road through...More

Thank HuffBirmingham
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Head here mid week - avoid the crowds of motor vehicles and see the stunning views on your bike with nobody around. If nearby this qualifies as a must see.

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Why this drive is not more publicised I not know. It is a stunning stretch of road with outstanding views. Not suitable for campers as the road is very narrow with few passing places.

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