Spectator Tour in a CamperVan - 13 Nights

Follow the tour in a camper van! You're completely free to go and watch the stages wherever you want. You will have the opportunity to visit 3 departure villages and you will have access to a special VIP stand at the finish of 3 stages including the grand finish in Paris. If you wish to follow this legendary race from the front row then this your best chance.

Price from : 3900 €
Duration : 14 Days / 13 Nights
Type : On the way
Category : Spectator
Trip : Self-guided
Activity : Camper Van
Dates : Sold Out

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Day 1 :   Arrival in Toulouse

You will arrive in Toulouse where you will meet the guide and van. He will explain the outline of your trip and you can ask him any questions you may have. Then you are on your own; you're now on the road to the Tour! From Toulouse, you can drive north to Bordeaux, where we recommend a short stopover. The next day's stage between the two Atlantic islands promises to be interesting.

Day 2 :   THE TOUR ON THE 2 ISLANDS

Today, you will head to the Atlantic coast, where you will be stationed at a strategic point to observe the peloton on this flat stage but which can also be synonymous with borders!

Day 3 :   FLAT STAGE IN POITIERS

Take advantage of this stage to discover the Atlantic Coast and enjoy the passage of riders on this flat stage. You can also position yourself around the finish line in Poitiers where the best sprinters will battle each other.

Day 4 :   ACCIDENTAL STAGE

This rugged stage will be able to play tricks on even the very the best; it is the longest stage of the Tour with 207km. You are free to watch the Tour wherever you want, and we can give some recommendations if needed.

Day 5 :   IZOARD VIP ACCESS IN PUY MARY

This stage promises to be tough with the start crossing the Massif Central and an arrival at the summit of Le Puy Mary with an altitude of 1500m. Today you have VIP access to the Izoard Bus located 25 km from the arrival, at the beginning of the climb to Le Puy Mary. You can enjoy sweet and savory snacks and drinks, and follow the outcome of the stage on the big screen. Included: VIP Access Izoard"

Day 6 :   DEPARTURE VILLAGE IN CLERMONT

For this 14th stage, you will have access to the Village Départ in Clermont Ferrand. This VIP area will allow you to discover and taste regional specialties, to collect small gifts from partners, but above all to meet former professional cyclists. You will also have a view of the signature podium where each of the riders in the peloton will parade. If you are lucky a few cyclists will take a picture with you or sign an autograph for you. Enjoy this special moment before you hit the road again!

Day 7 :   THE GRAND COLOMBIER ALL VERSIONS

This stage promises to be exceptional, with passes and the ascent of the Grand Colombier by several of its sides! Therefore we advise you to post yourself and your campervan in this mythical pass the day before. Enjoy this day and admire the fast ascent of the best!

Day 8 :   REST DAY

Take advantage of this day of rest on the Tour to discover Aix les Bains or Annecy and their splendid lakes. Walk through the alleys and along the banks with spectacular alpine mountains in the background!

Day 9 :   MOUNTAIN STAGE IN VILLARD DE LANS

Today, we advise you to go directly to the last climb of the day in Villard de Lans. Everything will be decided on this climb, which promises a great battle!

Day 10 :   VIP ACCESS IZOARD IN MERIBEL

The 17th stage will be memorable with the ascent of the famous Col de la Madeleine and an arrival at the top of the Col de la Loze, an atypical col with passages at more than 20%. You will have the immense privilege of accessing the Izoard VIP area in the resort of Méribel. You will be able to follow the outcome of the race on a large screen while enjoying snacks and drinks. You will also be ideally located for the passage of the advertising caravan and the long-awaited cyclists!

Day 11 :   DEPARTURE VILLAGE IN MERIBEL

Rendez-vous for your VIP Departure Village access in Méribel, you will be able to taste the Savoyard gastronomic specialties and observe the riders. After the departure is launched you can hit the road, it will be the last day in the Alps!

Day 12 :   DEPARTURE VILLAGE IN BOURG EN BRESSE

The scenery is now changing back to the plains and its flatter landscapes! Enjoy your last village departure as a VIP, today the stage will be flat!

Day 13 :   RETURN VAN & TRANSFER TO PARIS

It's time to head to Paris, to watch the arrival of the Tour at the Champs Elysées. Our guide will be waiting for you in Lyon to pick up the van and you will leave by train to the French capital. Take advantage of your afternoon and evening to discover the excitement of Paris!

Day 14 :   ELYSEES TRIBUNE IN PARIS

Today is the day that everyone is looking forward to: Paris! On this magical stage, you will have one last access to a VIP area ideally located at the Champs Elysées, a few meters from the finish line. The Tribune Elysées will allow you to sit and enjoy an exceptional view of the world's largest avenue. You will also have a front row seat to attend the final podium. After the official ceremony, take advantage of your VIP access by meeting the riders and their staff in the team bus parking lot! These 2 weeks will be full of emotions and rich in memories!

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Day : Pre-tour Night, Post-tour Night


Day : 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

All of the vans we offer are top vehicles in the vanlife world. They’re comfortable, reliable and up-to-date (less than 12 months old).


Day : 13

The Best western Plaza Elysées hotel on Boulevard Haussmann, is ideally located in the residential area of Champs Elysées close to Arc de Triomphe. Hotel Plaza Elysées features a facade late nineteenth century, in the purest "Haussmann"style . Its lobby, made up of stone work, paintings and beautiful objects of art, exudes a subtle blend of sophistication and elegance. Recently renovated and decorated in classic style, this fully air conditioned charming property offers 41 rooms. The cozy atmosphere and beautiful decor of the hotel Best Western Plaza Elysées, a subtle blend of art and rough stone apparent augur you a pleasant stay. The renovated rooms meet the classic style of this Parisian institution while making this available to its guests comfort and modern facilities enjoyed by our customers (flat screens, wifi ...).

Vehicles available for your tour

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

Vehicles - Standard
Camper Van - Volkswagen California - ( or equivalent)
INCLUDED

Our Volkswagen California First takes travelling comfort and wellbeing to the highest level with a range of well-designed, carefully selected finishes and equipment.

  • Passengers 4,
  • Automatic gearbox
  • Equipment: Radio / Media (cd-aux-usb-bt)
  • Sleeps 4
  • Engine: 2.0 TDI 150>198CH
  • Air conditioning
  • 4 pieces of luggage
  • Diesel
  • Dimension: 4904*1904*1990 L*W*H (mm)

 

Standard equipment:

  • Lift-up Roof: yes, electric
  • Upper/lower beds (cm): 114*200 / 120*200 
  • Stationary Heating: yes
  • Refrigerator: yes 42L, with compressor
  • Gas hob: yes, 2 burners
  • Built-in water: yes, electric pump
  • Clean/grey water tanks (L): 30/30
  • Interior shower: no
  • Exterior Shower: yes, cold
  • WC: no, optional dry toilet
  • Exterior awning: yes
  • Exterior lounge: table + 4 built-in chairs
  • Interior table: yes
  • Ext. 230V connection: yes
  • 12V <> 230V converter: yes, built-in
  • Auxiliary batteries: yes 2

Accessories


INCLUDED

Our Travelbooks are complete packages of information that will help you to guide yourself through the itinerary that we have planned and laid out. You will find information about the hotels, itinerary, regional informations...


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


with supplement (+45 €/person)

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Extra activities can change based on the tour dates

ACTIVITIES INCLUDED

Included

  • Campervan rental (3750km max)
  • Dry toilet rental
  • Emergency support all times
  • Orientation in person by our professional guide
  • Road book and travel documents with suggestions and advices
  • Parking pass when you have VIP access
  • Train ticket (TGV 1st class) to Paris
  • 1 night with breakfast in 4 stars hotel in Paris
  • 3 VIP Access: Departure Village
  • 2 VIP Acces: Izoard
  • VIP Access: Elysée Tribune

What's not included

  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Personal expenses
  • Extra night before or after the trip

Informations & Recommendations

Volkswagen California or Mercedes Marco Polo (or equivalent).

Included with your van rental : Both are automatic vans and can fit 4 peoples.They are also equipped with air-conditioning and multimedia system (radio, cd, aux, usb and bt). There is a little kitchen with a fridge and 2 gas burners.

Tour rates

Price from* & per person Double occupancy Solo traveler
(traveling alone)
Standard 3900 € 6200 €
    Pre-tour Night 95 € 145 €
    Post-tour Night 150 € 300 €
*Rates vary according to hotel availability and specific start date. Please contact us for triple room rates

Activities

Category Activity Price
Tour de France VIP ACCESS : Espace Izoard Included
in Puy Mary, in Meribel
Tour de France VIP ACCESS : Departure Village Included
in Clermont, in Meribel, in Bourg en Bresse
Tour de France VIP ACCESS : Elysée Tribune Included
Access opens at 3pm, end of program at 8:30pm

Extra activities can change based on the tour dates

Accessories

Accessories
Travelbook Included
Roadbook (TDF) Included

Swag

Swag
Discover France Jersey +45 €/person

Vehicles available

 
Vehicles available
    Standard Included



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