ETAPE DU TOUR 2012, ACT 1, LOCATION

Act 1 of the 2012 Etape du Tour starts in the town of Albertville in the Arly valley in the French Alps. It has a mountain top finish at La Toussuire les Sybelles, after crossing 140km of exciting mountain scenery and ascending 4 major climbs: Col de Madeleine (2000m), Col de Croix de Fer (2000m), Col du Mollard (1600m) and the final climb to La Toussuire les Sybelles (1700m)

MAP
The IGN TOP 100 MAP no 53 covers the route in more detail than you will need!