SUNDAY 16 JULY 2017 – Day 1 – Stage 15: Laissac-Severac l’Eglise – Le Puy-en-Velay, 189km

Welcome to the final exciting week of the Tour de France in the Alps! Staff will be on ground to meet you in Grenoble and transfer you to your nearby hotel.

If there is time you will watch the final kilometres of today’s Tour stage, before heading to dinner as a group where you will discuss your week ahead in more detail.

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4 Star Accommodation

MONDAY 17 JULY 2017 – Day 2 – TDF Rest Day

A Cycling pilgramage! Cyclists from all across the world travel to climb this mythical mountain! This morning it is you turn!

After breakfast you will be transferred along the valley floor until the town of Bourg d’Oisans where the van will turn left and begin the 14km climb and 21 hairpin turns of Alpe d’Huez. Heading all the way to the top you will pas the Fausto Coppi monument just before the end of the climb.

Once at the top you will enjoy some lunch, following this you will be transferred back to the hotel.

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4 Star Accommodation

TUESDAY 18 JULY 2017 – Day 3 – Stage 16: Le Puy-en-Velay – Romans -sur-Isere, 165km

Today the Tour riders are fresh from the rest day and will make their way towards the Alps. You will be making you way west from the hotel towards the finish town of today’s stage.

Stopping for a coffee and a croissant on the way. A real feature of the region of France is the landscape, your transfer to the finish town of Romans-sur-Isere is an experience in itself!

On arrival you will be guided to the finish line of today’s stage where you will be able to soak up all the atmosphere of a stage finish. Be entertained by the race organisers and sponsors as you wait anxiously for the riders to arrive!!

Following the conclusion of today’s stage you will be transferred back to the hotel.

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4 Star Accommodation

WEDNESDAY 19 JULY 2017 – Day 4 – Stage 17: La Mure – Serre Chavalier, 183km

Another exciting days viewing of the Tour awaits you as the race makes its way into the Alps, passing over the Col d’Onan, Col de Telegraphe and the Galibier before a fast descent to the finish line in Serre-Chevalier. Tour favorites Chris Froome and Nairo Quintana will see this as a decisive stage in the battle for the yellow jersey!

After breakfast you will transferred along the official course before stopping on the side of the road for a picnic lunch and to see the caravan and peloton pass.

It is then a short drive south to a chateau for the next few nights, where you will check in and enjoy dinner as a group. Tomorrow is an exciting stage, touted as the queen stage of this year’s Tour!

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4 Star Accommodation

THURSDAY 20 JULY 2017 – Day 5 – Stage 18: Briancon – Izoard, 178km

Today marks the queen stage of this year’s tour, a summit finish atop the Col d’Izoard. You won’t miss any of the action of this stage as you are taken to the Relais Etape hospitality, le Tours premium hospitality location alongside the course.

On the way to the hospitality location you will already see the crowds waiting, creating a unique atmosphere. You will be greeted with champagne and a delicious three course lunch. Enjoy all the live action of the stage on the big screen through the live broadcast, be entertained by former Tour de France personalities before heading roadside to see the race pass!

You will be transferred back to the chateau, where you will have the evening to relax after a long and exciting day!

Overnight
4 Star Accommodation

FRIDAY 21 JULY 2017 – Day 6 – Stage 19: Embrun – Salon-de-Provence, 220km

Today’s stage starts in the nearby town of Embrun. You will be transferred by van, allowing you to get up close and personal with the teams and riders at the stage depart. Enjoy all the atmosphere pre stage as the riders get ready to begin another tough day in the saddle.

Once you see the race begin you will be transferred back to the hotel where you have the option for a relaxing afternoon in Barcolonette. Alternatively you have the option for a scenic drive to the top of the highest paved road in France, the Col de la Bonette.

This evening is your final dinner as a group to reflect on an amazing week before the tour comes to a close in the morning.

Overnight
4 Star Accommodation

SATURDAY 22 JULY 2017 – Day 7 – Stage 20: Marseille – Marseille ITT, 23km

Unfortunately the tour comes to a close this morning. After breakfast check out of the hotel and you will be transferred to Grenoble.

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