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Cycling the 10 highest paved roads in Europe

Cycling the 10 highest paved roads in Europe

Our top picks from our collection of more than 3 million bike routes

Explore the highest paved roads in Europe

Just you and your ride, steadily conquering the mountain. Thinning air, wind and snow and nothing but steep, winding hairpins as far as the eye can see. If this sounds like your dream, then our collection of highest paved roads in Europe is for you. From Veleta to Bonette, all of these passes come in at an impressive elevation of over 2500m (8200ft). 

But where to find them? Follow the tire prints of our intrepid users... if you dare.

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Veleta

Granada, Andalusia, Spain
48km
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Sölden Vent Rettenbachferner Hochsölden

Solden, Tyrol, Austria
71km
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Cime de la Bonette

Jausiers, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Region, France
49km

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p30 Col de L'Iseran

Val d'Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
53km
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Kaunertaler Gletscher+Pillerhöhe

Kauns, Tyrol, Austria
61km
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colle dell'agnello

Pontechianale, Piedmont, Italy
30km
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Embrun - Col du Galibier

Briançon, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Region, France
73km
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Colle del Nivolet

Ceresole Reale, Piedmont, Italy
36km
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Bormio - Passo Gavia - Bormio

Bormio, Lombardy, Italy
51km

 

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