On the road of "Marcaires"



Welcome to the discovery of the magnificent Alsatian Cyclosportive event, The Marcaires, a superb course worthy of a mountain stage of the Tour de France with its 120 km and 3'000m D+! Drawn in the Vosges Massif in a magnificent setting around the Lakes region and on the Vosges Crest, La Cyclosportive".Les MarcairesThe " Tour de France " also takes the mythical roads of the TOUR de France and will make you discover the magnificent region of the Terrasses du Vignoble and the beautiful Valley of Munster! Breathtaking!

A Cyclosportive that fully combines tourist discovery and conviviality with the sporting aspect.

We will take you on a reconnaissance tour of the main difficulties, optimising your approach to the event, while showing you the most beautiful roads of the Alsatian vineyard, the Route des Grands Crus.

We offer you guided tours from 4 to 7 days with your race pack included and many surprises!



Les Marcaires :  The Marcaire Cyclosportive


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Gunsbach/Munster - the Gaschney

Den+ 2985m

120 km

The start will be given at the House of cheeselocated in Gunsbach/Münster.
After crossing the charming town of Munster and a few kilometres of false flat land, you will attack the Collar of the Wettstein whose slope never exceeds 6%. Enjoy on your left of the unique panorama extending the small ball to magnificent circus around Green Lake and Trout Lake.

You will then dive into the Val of Orbey, and you take the direction of Labaroche altitude 750 metres, to reach the pass of the Wettstein through altitude linen collar 987 metres. The real difficulties begin with the attack of the Col of Calvary altitude 1144 metres with a few passages to 10%.

The 15 kms of the Ridge Road that follow will lead you to the Col of the Schlucht before the pass the Feignes will be swallowed without problems by all. Them 6 km to the Blanchemer road (passages to 13%) is without a doubt the Justice of the peace of this Cyclosportive.

After the descent to Sondernach, there is 7 km to climb, average 6.6% (with a few passages to 11%) to join the the use of ski of the Gaschney where is considered the arrival of the Cyclosportive. 993 meters altitude.

Stage details and virtual tour
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17/05/2020 - 24/05/2020
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From 18/05 to 25/05/2020 or

From 21/05 to 28/05/2020


Cyclosportive "Les MARCAIRES" 24 May 2020


Recognition and your Race Pack of the Cyclosportive 

From 4 to 7 nights in Kaysersberg


Rates per person in B & B 

  • Double room 4 nights : 389€.
  • Double room 7 nights : 619€.

Rates per person in half board

  • Double room 4 nights : 549€.
  • Double room 7 nights : 860€.


Benefits for 4 nights

  • 7 nights in a 3-star hotel
  • 7 breakfasts
  •  your Cyclosportive Pack
  • 5 accompanied tours
  • the tourist tax
  • cheese and wine tasting
  • Free parking
Additional services in half-board
  • 7 dinners

Booking from 20 JAN 2020 


Type of ticket Price Places
3-star B & B
double room 21/05 to 25/05/2020
3 star hotel half board
double room 21/05 to 25/05/2020
3-star B & B
single room 21/05 to 28/05/2020
3 star hotel Super half board
single room 21/05 to 28/05/2020