Cycling the 10 highest paved roads in Europe
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.

Veleta
Road bike

Veleta

Granada, Andalusia, Spain
48km 2,600m 100m
Sölden Vent Rettenbachferner Hochsölden
Road bike
5.0
(1)

Sölden Vent Rettenbachferner Hochsölden

Solden, Tyrol, Austria
71km 2,770m 2,770m
Cime de la Bonette
Road bike

Cime de la Bonette

Jausiers, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Region, France
49km 1,590m 1,660m

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p30 Col de L'Iseran
Road bike
5.0
(1)

p30 Col de L'Iseran

Val d'Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
53km 1,130m 1,870m
Stilfs Dorf - Passo dello Stelvio - Santa Maria - Glurns - Prad & zurück
Road bike
5.0
(1)

Stilfs Dorf - Passo dello Stelvio - Santa Maria - Glurns - Prad & zurück

Stilfs, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
68km 1,920m 1,920m
Kaunertaler Gletscher+Pillerhöhe
Road bike

Kaunertaler Gletscher+Pillerhöhe

Kauns, Tyrol, Austria
61km 1,860m 1,850m
colle dell'agnello
Road bike

colle dell'agnello

Pontechianale, Piedmont, Italy
30km 1,130m 1,140m
Embrun - Col du Galibier
Road bike
5.0
(1)

Embrun - Col du Galibier

Briançon, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Region, France
73km 1,510m 1,510m
Colle del Nivolet
Road bike

Colle del Nivolet

Ceresole Reale, Piedmont, Italy
36km 1,030m 1,030m
Bormio - Passo Gavia - Bormio
Road bike

Bormio - Passo Gavia - Bormio

Bormio, Lombardy, Italy
51km 1,420m 1,420m

 

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