Tour de France 2020

Riding the Alps & Tour de France Race viewings

We invite you to experience the world’s largest cycling race in the Alps for a few days A delicious mix of mythical climbs: Alpe d’Huez, Col du Galibier, Lacets de Montvernier and race viewings: Vercors stage 16 and Grenoble stage 17.
This Essential cycling tour in the Alps is the opportunity to live the Tour de France experience, to challenge yourself and then to relax in a 4* hotel carefully chosen

 

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Ride Mythic Col du Galibier
  • Race viewing Stage Vercors Stage 16
  • Race viewing Grenoble Départ Stage 17
  • Ride Mythic Alpe d’Huez
  • Ride Lacets de Montvernier
I BOOK NOW I WANT TO GO CUSTOM / PRIVATE

Veymont retains the right to change the itinerary if necessary as stipulated in our GTC.

DAY 1 - Arrival in the French Alps. Ride Lacets de Montvernier & Col du Galibier.

Monday, July 13

We welcome you at Annecy Train Station at 9 am. You quickly get into action. The Tour de France is off today but a day of legend is coming up ! We leave Annecy for the Alpe d’Huez. On the road we have prepared a ride for you that you will not forget! After cycling the famous Lacets de Montvernier, we head towards the Col du Galibier. It is by its most mythical side that you climb the 35 kms of 5.5% of average slope. Enjoy the magnificent landscapes during the descent to the Col du Lautaret.

 

Route : 75 km / 2700 m D+

Night in Alpe d’Huez

Meals included:  Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner

DAY 2 - Tour de France STAGE 16 Finish in the Vercors

Tuesday, July 14

From Vizille, cradle of the French Revolution, we drive towards the Vercors massif. You will attend the final of stage 16 between La Tour du Pin and Villard de Lans.
Little known, the ascent by Saint Nizier de Moucherotte may well surprise you.
It is a great emotion for Veymont Travel to be able to offer this stage. Indeed, it is the highest peak of the Vercors: The Grand Veymont that inspired us to name the agency. To learn more, take a look at our story!

 

Route 1: 50 km / 1200 m D+

Route 2 100 km / 1330 m D+

Night in Alpe d’Huez

Meals included:  Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner

DAY 3 - Tour de France stage 17 Departure in Grenoble & Alpe d'Huez

Wednesday, July 15

You will be present at the start of stage 17 in Grenoble, the capital of the Alps.
The opportunity to see the backstage of the Tour and your favorite riders.
After the start of the race, it’s up to you to write your legend, the Col d’Ornon and the mythic ascent of Alpe d’Huez and its 21 bends awaits you.

 

Route 1: 60 km / 2050 m D+

Route 2: 95 km / 2500 m D+

Night in Alpe d’Huez

Meals included:  Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner

 

DAY 4 - Departure

Thursday, July 16

It is unfortunately already time to say goodbye. We will take you back to Grenoble TGV Train Station at 11 am to end this Tour de France 2020 – Alps trip unless you want to experience another bike trip with Veymont

Meal included: Breakfast

 

Tour de France 2020

Essential Alps

Veymont retains the right to change the hotels if necessary as stipulated in our GTC.

Alpe d’Huez – 3 nights

Les Grandes Rousses – 4*

Les Grandes Rousses Hotel is a popular destination for people passing through the area in summer – a luxury 4-star establishment offering relaxation, wellness and fine dining for cyclists.
 

BIKES

Included

Carbon road bike – Shimano 105 Compact

Trek Emonda SL5 or Specialized Tarmac Sport

Size: 47 – 50 – 52 – 54 – 56 – 58 – 60 – 62

Crank : 50-34

Cassette: 11-28

Supplement + 60 €

Road E-bike

Pinarello Nytro or equivalent

Size: 46,5 – 50 -53 – 55 – 58

Supplement + 110€

Carbon road bike – Ultegra DI2 Compact

Pinarello Prince or Domane SL7 or equivalent

Size: 46,5 – 50 -51,5 -53 – 54 – 56 – 57,5 – 59,5- 62

Crank: 50-34

Cassette: 11-32

Supplement + 430 €

Carbon road bike – Dura Ace DI2 Disk Compact

Pinarello F12 

Size: 51,5 – 53 – 54 – 55 – 56 – 57,5

Crank: 50-34

Cassette: 11-32

GEARS

For a more comfortable travel experience, you can choose to bring your own pedals, saddle and helmet with you on the trip. Your guides will install your equipment on the first day when you adjust your bike.

Included with a road bike rental

  • Pedals to choose from the following: SPD-SL / SPD-M / Look Keo / Flat pedals with cages / Flat pedals
  • 1 Pump
  • 1 Computer
  • 2 water bottles
  • 1 saddle bag: 2 spare tubes + 1 multitool + 2 tire-levers
  • 1 helmet:  Size S – M – L – XL

 

Included with a hybrid bike rental

  • Pedals to choose from the following: SPD-SL / SPD-M / Look Keo / Flat pedals with cages / Flat pedals
  • 1 Pump
  • 1 Computer
  • 2 water bottles
  • 1 saddle bag: 2 spare tubes + 1 multitool + 2 tire-levers
  • 1 helmet:  Size S – M – L – XL
  • 1 handlebar bag with a map holder
  • 2 rear panniers

Dates

Price / Person*

Double Occupancy

Single Occupancy supplement

 

July 13 – 16, 2020

 

 

 

   from 1990€* 

 

 

 

+ 285 €

 

*Price may vary according to the season, the hotel availability and supplement(s) chosen.

Departures are guaranteed from 4 participants. In case there are less than 4 participants a supplement will be requested to guarantee the departure of the tour.

If you are a group of more than 7 people or you would like to privatize or customize the tour, please contact us to adjust our offer to your needs.

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