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One-Day Alps Prep Course ERS


Our Alpine Motorcycle Training Course prepares you for the winding roads in the Alps!

During our years of experience taking motorcycle riders from all over the world on trips to nearly every corner of the globe, we have learned that motorcyclists have different ideas about what makes a perfect road. While most motorcyclists’ descriptions of their dream roads contain words like “winding, twisty, curvy,” the mountain roads on our Alpine tours take many tour participants by surprise.

Special Training

The majority have never seen (except in photos), and certainly never ridden along mountain passes or roads like the Stelvio Pass. To take the edge off the sometimes overwhelming challenge and to heighten our riders’ fun and safety from the outset, Edelweiss offers a training course before the start of some tours.

Safety and riding experience

For those riding the Alps for the first time, we strongly recommend booking the Alps Riding Training. It will be held on the arrival day of the actual tour (see itinerary below) * and will enhance your safety and riding experience immensely. Alpine and European roads, traffic and driving patterns are very different than most motorcyclists are used to in their home environment. Our riding training can tune your riding skills to our home environment.

(Tour only)
(Tour and Alps Riding Training)
DAY 1 * Arrival day
DAY 1 Arrival dayDAY 2 Alps Riding Training
DAY 2 First riding day of the tourDAY 3 First riding day of the tour
DAY 3 . . .DAY 4 . . .
DAY X Departure dayDAY X Departure day

* You have to arrive one day prior to the tour schedule to participate in the Alps Riding Training.

Available on

  • Touring Center Alps (ATC)
  • The Ultimate Alps Tour (CUA)
  • Alps Extreme (4AE)
  • Grand Alps Tour (CGA)
  • Peaks and Passes (5AL)

Alps Riding Training Pricing

For details see specific tour page.

Services included

  • 1 overnight including breakfast and dinner
  • Motorcycle rental
  • Specially trained Edelweiss instructor
  • Training in small groups
  • Special safety briefing (in classroom)
  • Practical training in closed environment
  • Practical training on the road

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