Motorcycle Rental Grenoble

Planning a motorcycle trip in France? a motorcycle trip in Italy? motorcycle tour in the Alps? motorcycle touring in Europe?

Consider Grenoble as your departure point.

Maybe the last time you heard about Grenoble was during the ’68 Winter Olympics with Peggy Fleming & Jean Claude Killy. What you might not realize is that Grenoble, aside from hosting the Olympics, welcomes thousands of motorcyclists, skies, hikers, cyclists & mountain bikers.

Grenoble and the surroundings have a flourishing economy of tourism, catering particularly towards outdoor activities. The region attracts many European riders due to the high density of exciting roads, spectacular scenery, rich history, vast choice of lodging and eateries.

Motorcycle Rental Grenoble

Grenoble is located in the department of Isere in the Alps. Ideally located at the intersection of 3 mountain chains, the Belledonne, Chartreuse and Vercors. Surrounded by mountains just pick any direction, you’ll have good riding. You don’t even have to go far and there’s plenty of great riding, scenery and places to visit all around to keep you busy for days.

Aside from the superb riding all around Grenoble in the Isere department, the neighboring departments like Savoy, Upper Savoy, Upper Alps of Provence, Provence have outstanding riding as well.

Isere Tourism has a site featuring a number of great mountain pass roads in Isere for cycling that are great for motorcycling as well.  Some roads you may have heard about like the Alpe d’Huez, Galibier, Lautaret to name a few.  The mythical “Route des Grandes Alpes” runs right through Isere and highlights high mountain passes from Lake Leman all the way to the Riviera.