Pyrénées, 2 nights in the heart of The Tour

This three-day trip in the Pyrénées is the perfect combination of athletic challenge and spectator experience on the roads of the Tour de France; all this in a friendly ambiance and splendid decor. You will ride the mythical mountains of the Tour and experience the ambiance of the Tour de France in the last kilometers of a mountain stage. For the pros the battle will be fierce as the Tour has just begun. And you will be in the heart of the action!

Price from : 990 €
Duration : 3 Days / 2 Nights
Level : Pro
Trip : Guided
Activity : Pro
Dates : -09/04/2020 to 09/06/2020 :
(Available)

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Day 1 :   ARRIVAL IN TOULOUSE & PODIUM DAY: RIDE A STAGE LIKE A PRO IN LAVAUR

Distance 1 : 25 Miles - 40 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 230 Meters 

The meeting point is in Toulouse (8:30 am). For this first full day you will have the immense privilege of crossing the official finish line of the stage and stepping on the podium like a pro! Your guide will drive you in a van to Castres and after a short briefing of the ride you will tackle the last 40 km of the day's stage to Lavaur. This flat day made for the sprinters will offer up beautiful landscapes. As you approach the finish of the stage the crowd is becoming denser and you will be applauded as a real rider of the peloton. Raise your arms as you cross the official finish line and enjoy this extraordinary moment! You will then climb the podium of the Tour de France where souvenir photos will be taken. After your podium ceremony you will have the chance to watch the finish of the stage, most likely a sprint finish on this stage! You will then reach your hotel in Bagnères de Luchon by van.

Day 2 :   ATTACKING THE PORT DE BALES AND COL DE PEYRESOURDE

Distance 1 : 25 Miles - 40 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 1400 Meters 

Today is your day! Your challenge is the last part of today’s stage. From Siradan, you will first climb the Port de Balès and then face the first slopes of the Col de Peyresourde. The more adventurous riders will reach its summit. Peyresourde has been climbed many times on the Grande Boucle and it guarantees beautiful attacks from the best! You will discover sumptuous landscapes and these climbs will be a great sporting challenge for you. You will then enjoy the passing of the Tour Caravan and of course the passage of the long-awaited peloton! Your guide will drive you back to Bagnères de Luchon at the end of the day where you can share your last memories of the Tour!

Day 3 :   VIP DEPARTURE AT PAU

Distance 1 : 25 Miles - 40 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 680 Meters 

You have already enjoyed two unique stage experiences, one at the finish and one mid-stage, so now it’s time to do something remarkable with the Tour de France, from the starting line! You will have the privilege to ride the first kilometers of the stage race as a VIP in front of the peloton. You will ride the first 40 kilometers to Oloron Ste Marie before watching the peloton pass as you cheer the riders one last time. Your guide will then take you back to Toulouse at the end of the day.

Average / Day : Distance : 40.00 Km / 25.00 Miles - Elevation gain : 770.00 Meters

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Day : Pre-tour Night, Post-tour Night


Day : 1, 2

Located in a spa and ski resort at the foot of the Pyrenees, this hotel Alti offers luxurious accommodation with views of the mountains or the aisles of Etigny’s. All rooms are air conditioned and feature a flat-screen TV and a minibar. Guests have free Wi-Fi and room service. Breakfast is served buffet style. The Alti hotel enjoys a privileged location in the city center, just steps away from the spa. The tourist office is just opposite the hotel and offers easy access to the cable that connects the city to the ski resort of Superbagnères.

Bikes available for your tour

The characteristics of this bike are presented as an example and are not guaranteed
Please note that any bike changes during the trip may incur an extra fee.

Road bike - Standard
SCOTT ADDICT 20 - ( or equivalent)
with supplement (155€)

The SCOTT Addict 20 was redesigned from the ground up with those longer days in mind. With new geometry that is less focused on racing and more on enduring, the Addict 20 will be your go to when you're looking to put the miles.

All sizes available: S, M, L, XL.XS, XS, S, M, L, XL, 2XLX

-Frame Addict MF Carbon technology Endurance geometry / Replaceable Dropout

-Fork Addict MF 1 1/8" - 1 1/4" Carbon steerer Alloy Dropout ;

-Headset Syncros Integrated ;

-Rear Derailleur Shimano 105 Black RD5800-GS 22 Speed ;

-Front Derailleur Shimano 105 FD-5801 Black ;

-Brakes Shimano 105 BR-5800 Super SLR Dual pivot ;

-Cranset Shimano FC-5800 Compact Hyperdrive 50x34 T Black ;

-Cassette Shimano 105 CS-5800 11 Speed 11-32 ;

-Wheels Syncros RP2.0 18 Front / 24 Rear ;

-Tires Schwalbe Durano Fold 700x28C ; Approx Weights IN KG 7.85

Saddle Bag Containing:

• Toolkit

• Tire levers

• Patch kit

• 2 spare tubes

• 1 hand pump.

Rear pannier

• Helmet

• Odometer

• Lock

• 2 souvenir water bottles

• Pedals (flat or cages on request). You can bring your own pedals to clip in but remember to bring a pedal wrench to take them off at the end of the tour.

Accessories


INCLUDED

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INCLUDED

Our roadbooks are complete packages of information that will help you through the itinerary that we have planned and laid out for the Tour de France.

Swag


INCLUDED


INCLUDED

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Extra activities can change based on the tour dates

ACTIVITIES INCLUDED

Included

  • 2 nights in charming 3 stars hotel
  • All breakfasts
  • 3 gourmet picnic lunches
  • 2 dinners
  • 1 professional guide
  • 1 van assistance
  • All transfers
  • 1 Discover France jersey
  • 1 energy pack
  • Drinks and snacks when cycling
  • Road book
  • Tour de France gift
  • VIP Access: Podium Day: ride a stage like a pro
  • VIP Acess: Ride on the departure

What's not included

  • Bike Rental
  • Transportation before and after the trip
  • Lodging before and after the trip
  • Dinner drinks
  • Personal expenses

information

  • Please notice that we need a minimum of 6 participants to confirm the tour
  • An advance deposit equal to 50% of total amount per person is required at the time of booking via credit card.
  • If traveling with your own bike there will be a transportation and handling fee for your bike bag or box.

Tour rates

Price from* & per person Double occupancy Single supplement
(traveling with a group)
Solo traveler
(traveling alone)
Standard 990 € 150 € 1140 €
    Pre-tour Night 95 € 50 € 145 €
    Post-tour Night 95 € 50 € 145 €
*Rates vary according to hotel availability and specific start date. Please contact us for triple room rates
Price from & per person
No cyclist VIP790 €

Activities

Category Activity Price
Tour de France VIP ACCESS : P-Day, Ride on course Included
Tour de France VIP ACCESS : Ride on Departure Included

Extra activities can change based on the tour dates

Accessories

Accessories
Travelbook Included
Roadbook (TDF) Included

Swag

Swag
Discover France Jersey Included
Energy pack Included

Bikes available

Bikes available Options per person
Road Bike Rental
    Standard 155 €


Please note that any bike changes during the trip may incur an extra fee.