Tour de France Bike Tours

Action Packed Switzerland and French Alps Stages Live

Tour de France bike tours in the Mountains of Switzerland and France!  Come and experience the opportunity of a lifetime at the 2022 Tour de France with your spectacular cycling vacation in Switzerland or the French Alps with the ultimate bike tour from Practice Bicycle Tours.

The epic 2022 Tour de France route includes classic alpine stages on roads we’ve been exploring for over 20 years. Escape the norm and immerse yourself in authentic Switzerland or France with this premium quality small group guided cycling vacation.

The Tour de France is the pinnacle of the season for cycling fans and the Practice Bicycle team, who have a special passion for cycling and international racing ready to share with you. You want to feel like you belong and you’re not just another tourist in the group… in fact you want to totally escape, both on your bike and whilst relaxing…. a real cycling holiday!

2022 Tour de France Bike Tours

Crazy, Chaos, Thrilling, Amazing it must be the Tour de France 2022 the greatest sporting event in the world!  Gone are the traditional routes of previous editions, this year’s route will be passing through 4 different countries with exciting and attacking racing all the way to Paris.  With spectacular stages in both the pristine lakes and mountains of Switzerland and also the majestic grandeur of the high French Alps, experience the best cycling of your life with two superb cycling packages and make your own life time memories at this year’s Tour de France.
Who will light up the roads at this years Tour de France, will it continue to be the new stars of cycling or will the experienced racer win the coveted yellow jersey this July?
Experience the best of two countries with our Tour de France cycling holidays, the ideal balance between quality cycling, amazing race viewing and relaxing in a small group environment which is enjoyed by all our discerning bike riders and non-cycling guests.

Can’t make July join us for the Dauphine in June?

Bike Race ToursCriterium du Dauphine June race action on the roads of the French Alps, just like the Tour de France without the crowds!

Criterium du Dauphine Trips
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Bike Race Tour

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Flexible – 40km/25mi – 100km/62mi
We offer a choice of 2-3 ride distances each day as per our itineraries i.e 40km,75km or 100km

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TDF – Switzerland 5 Day Tour
2*Hotel Accommodation $2769 per person
3*Hotel Accommodation $2947 per person

TDF – French Alps 5 Day Tour
3*Hotel Accommodation $2797 per person

TDF – Switzerland & French Alps 9 Day Tour
3*Hotel Accommodation $5397 per person

One Hotel Cycling

Bulle, Switzerland
Maurienne, French Alps

Dates

7 – 11 July 2022 Switzerland
11 – 15 July 2022 French Alps
7 – 15 July 2022 Switzerland & French Alps

Duration

5 Days / 4 Nights Switzerland
5 Days / 4 Nights French Alps
9 Days / 8 Nights Switzerland & French Alps

Small Group Size

4 to 8 people

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Single room – $259
Bike hire – $400
Non-cycling partner – $2645

Tour de France Non-cycling partner?

That’s ok, we cater to non-cyclists too!

Our Tour de France bike tours also include a non-cycling tour package for any fan of world class cycling who does not wish to ride and prefers to spectate at the Tour de France. The perfect solution for a non-cycling wife, husband, partner to accompany the bike rider on their spectacular Tour de France bike tour whilst in Switzerland or the French Alps.

We just wanted to say how much we loved the whole TDF week with Practice Bicycle Tours - brilliant in all ways!
The attention to detail, the huge variation in each of the day's riding through such beautiful country and amazing little villages was just fantastic - culminating in that most amazing descent on the last day. (not so good on the time trialling Paul) but just loved the TDF Alpine climbs.
Again thank you both so much for an amazing experience and all the little extras that didn't go unnoticed right down to the musette bag of goodies.
Jen cannot thank you both enough for the amazing support you gave her which we both incredibly appreciated!
The week was an unforgettable experience both in riding, the race viewing and the thought that went into each day's special restaurant lunch experiences.
Very best wishes from us both.
Testimonial by J & J Upton – Australia
J & J Upton – Australia
Make sure you’re on the roadside in 2022 for live viewing of the biggest bike race in the world in Switzerland and the French Alps!

Dates

TDF - Switzerland 5 Day Tour
2022
TDF - French Alps 5 Day Tour
2022
TDF - Switzerland & French Alps 9 Day Tour
2022

Itinerary TDF Switzerland

Ride and join all the excitement of the Tour de France live on the pristine roads of Switzerland.
Thursday 7 July - Arrival Day – Bulle Switzerland
*Ride options:
Distance 20km/12mi Ascent 180m/600ft route Maison Cailler
Distance 45km/28mi Ascent 450m/1500ft route Lac de la Gruyere
Includes: Geneva Airport Transfer, Welcome Drinks & Dinner
Non-Cycling Guests: Share the spectacular tour day in Switzerland

Welcome to Switzerland and your unique opportunity at the Tour de France 2022. This morning the team will collect you from Geneva Airport (Switzerland) with a vehicle transfer to the wonderful Swiss town of Bulle in the district of Gruyère, your one location cycling base for the next 5 days.
Switzerland has got to be one of the most exhilarating countries in the world, where all your senses are heightened to new levels and the memorable moments start from the moment you arrive, and continue until the moment you leave. Enjoy these very first amazing sights as we circumnavigate Lake Geneva or Lac Leman as the locals like to call it. This magnificent crescent shaped lake between Switzerland and France will be your backdrop for your Tour de France cycling holiday in Switzerland.
Once checked in at the Hotel we’ll take a welcome ride together stopping at Maison Cailler, the world class chocolatier for an obligatory Swiss chocolate tasting, every kitchen in Switzerland has a chocolate draw, so when in Switzerland do as the Swiss do!
Complete the perfect opening day at your 2022 Tour de France with a Welcome glass of Vaud wine together followed by dinner of the best flavours of Switzerland.

*Ride Options are led by the Practice Bicycle highly experienced cycling guides, with a unique skill set for the perfect tailored ride each day, in addition the option of enjoying the comfort of the support vehicle and all the spectacle of the day at a more leisurely pace should you wish.

Friday 8th July – Friday 8th July – Lavaux UNESCO World Heritage Site
*Ride Options:
Distance 36km/22mi Ascent 375m/1200ft route Chateaux du Oron
Distance 55km/34mi Ascent 546m/1800ft route Grandvaux
Distance 97km/60mi Ascent 830m/2700ft route Mont Pelerin
Includes: Breakfast, Swiss Gourmet Restaurant Lunch
Non-Cycling Guests: Share all the tour day and Lavaux wine region

The Tour de France peloton is fast approaching Switzerland and will be live on our roads tomorrow. This is perfect timing as we have an amazing day of cycling adventures together on the pristine roads of Switzerland and the terraces of the Lavaux wine region.
With no time constraints choose your perfect Swiss cycling route as we explore this remarkable countryside, sometimes you must pinch yourself that you are riding, the pedals turn easier than normal when your distracted by such spectacular views. It may seem like we’re heading downhill all the way to Lake Geneva, although the Mont Pelerin route reminds us, we are cycling in the Swiss Alps.
The panoramic views to the south are one of the many reasons this is a special cycling destination with the snow-capped French Alps and Mont Blanc (4807m) the highest peak in Europe.
Great days of bike riding with Practice Bicycle always deserve a great reward, today we will be on the terraces of Lavaux, in the picturesque village of Grandvaux, in the heart of Vaud wine region where the wine tradition dates back to Roman times. It’s time for a relaxing lunch with a view…
We will transfer by vehicle back to Bulle for you to enjoy a relaxing evening of your choice.

Saturday 9th July - View Tour de France Stage 8 Dole - Lausanne
*Ride Options:
Distance 44km/27mi Ascent 340m/1100ft route Lausanne
Distance 85km/53mi Ascent 1350m/4400ft route Col du Mont d’Orzeires (1000m)
Distance 130km/80mi Ascent 1700m/5600ft route Cote du Stade Olympic Lausanne
Includes: Breakfast, TDF Culinary Restaurant Lunch on Lac Leman
Non-Cycling Guests: Share all the tour day in the canton of Vaud

This is the day we have been waiting for, the Tour de France live from the roadside in Switzerland in 2022.
The stage 8 route brings the peloton across the Jura Mountains region of Switzerland, through the Vallée de Joux before arriving on the shores of Lake Geneva and the final kilometers of action and the summit finish at the Lausanne Olympic Stadium.
The city of Lausanne is the home to the International Olympic Committee headquarters, as well as the Olympic Museum, pick your choice of great rides on offer as we join the Tour de France live in Switzerland.
The challenging route available to you heads to the shores of Lac de Joux close to the border with France, this high valley peaks at 1000m before passing by Mont Tendre the tallest peak in the Jura Mountains. For those wishing to safe a little energy for the afternoon, the comfortable ride route picks up the final 30km of the Tour de France route along the shore of Lake Geneva before arriving at all the spectacle and excitement of the Tour de France finish line atmosphere.
The value is in the detail and with the local knowledge of Practice Bicycle they have it covered, it was on these same roads in 1997 at the World Triathlon Championships where the fun all began. Since those early days, Switzerland has remained a frequent cycling destination for the Practice Bicycle team located in Annecy, just south of Geneva.
Relax and make your own memories with an exciting afternoon in Lausanne, TDF lunch on Lac Leman and all the buzz of being apart of the greatest sporting event in the world, in the most amazing location in the world.

Sunday 10th July – View Tour de France Stage 9 Aigle - Chatel Les Portes du Soleil (Alps)
*Ride Options:
Distance 42km/26mi Ascent 850m/2800ft route Col des Moses (1445m
Distance 70km/43mi Ascent 1540m/5000ft route Les Diablerets
Distance 95km/60mi Ascent 1960m/6400ft route Col de la Croix (1778m
Includes: Breakfast, Swiss Alps Restaurant Lunch
Non-Cycling Guests: Share all the Tour Day & spectacular TDF Action in the Swiss Alps!
The Tour de France professional peloton will be looking forward to their rest day on Monday but first there could be a shake up in the general classification and the wearer of this years yellow jersey.
With 4 categorised mountains during todays stage 9 route the race action will be electric through the Vaud Alps of Switzerland before the race finishes back on French soil in the ski resort of Chatel.
We’ll also be feeling the excitement with our final ride together, starting once more from your hotel this morning we’ll be experiencing the Vaud Mountains for ourselves.
This carefully designed itinerary allows for all our guests to maximize their cycling pleasure during your cycling vacation to the Tour de France. This doesn’t mean we have left the best for last or possibly the most challenging, although this is certainly a day of magnificent climbing.
Guided by some very experienced legs, pick your ride distance in this superb cycling region, and enjoy one last time pedalling in the Swiss Alps to make it your perfect cycling day at the Tour de France in 2022.
With the challenge over, refuel with a well-deserved Alpine lunch, celebrate this amazing event roadside with the publicity caravan and all the very best cyclists in the world at the Tour de France in Switzerland.
Monday 11th July – Departure Day from Switzerland
Includes: Breakfast, Geneva Airport Transfer
With lots of wonderful memories made, Practice Bicycle are available to assist you with your onward journey from Switzerland. Your team will say goodbye this morning and transfer you to Geneva International Airport (Switzerland) for your midday departure.
Practice Bicycle wish you a “Bon Voyage”, safe cycling until we Practice Bicycle together again.

*Ride Options are led by the Practice Bicycle highly experienced cycling guides, with a unique skill set for the perfect tailored ride each day, in addition the option of enjoying the comfort of the support vehicle and all the spectacle of the day at a more leisurely pace should you wish.

Monday 11th July – TDF Switzerland & French Alps 9 Day Tour Package Transfer Day
Morning *Ride Options:
Distance 80km/50mi Ascent 185m/600ft route Lake Geneva
Afternoon *Ride Options:
Distance 38km/23mi Ascent 510m/1600ft route Lacets de Montvernier (782m)
Distance 58km/36mi Ascent 1250m/4100ft route Col du Chaussy (1533m)
Includes: Breakfast, Switzerland to French Alps Transfer
Non-Cycling Guests: Share all the Tour Day & spectacular vehicle transfer
For those guests enjoying our Tour de France Switzerland & French Alps 9-day package this will be your transfer day from Switzerland to the French Alps. It may also be the perfect opportunity for you to join the Tour de France peloton with a ‘Jour de repos’ day of rest and enjoy the spectacular views as we transfer by vehicle from Bulle to the Maurienne valley in the heart of the French Alps.
For those guests who have chosen Practice Bicycle for their very own challenging Tour de France bike tour experience, with a solid block of uninterrupted cycling, we certainly have that covered with unique and spectacular ride options available for you today.
Why not ride in Switzerland and France with our Lake Geneva route including a café stop on the Montreux Riviera. Maybe it’s a double header unique challenge you’re looking for with the Swiss Lakes in the morning and the French Alps in the afternoon.
Join Practice Bicycle at the 2022 Tour de France for the best of two countries.

Itinerary TDF French Alps

Don’t miss the spectacle and breathtaking atmosphere of the towering French Alps at the 2022 Tour de France.
Monday 11 July - Arrival Day – Maurienne Valley French Alps
*Ride options:
Distance 38km/23mi Ascent 510m/1600ft route Lacets de Montvernier (782m)
Distance 58km/36mi Ascent 1250m/4100ft route Col du Chaussy (1533m)
Includes: Geneva Airport Switzerland Transfer, Welcome Drinks & Dinner
Non-Cycling Guests: Share the spectacular tour day in the Maurienne Valley

Welcome to the Tour de France 2022 in the French Alps, this morning we meet and greet at Geneva Airport and vehicle transfer south to the Maurienne Valley and your one location cycling base for the next 5 days.
We are here to assist you with your hotel check in and to prepare the bikes for a wonderful and spectacular cycling vacation. Our first ride together will blow away your travels and ensure that the bikes are also running perfectly as we enjoy the valley roads, fresh mountain air and alpine peaks, just perfect. This is also the ideal opportunity to experience the amazing switchback roads of the Lacets de Montvernier (782m 3.4km @ 8.2%), you could call it a baby Alpe d’Huez!
This will be part of the Tour de France stage 10 route in 2 days’ time, on the previous edition this road was blocked to everyone including cyclists, a unique opportunity not to be missed.
For anyone wishing to flex their muscles from day one press on upwards following the valley rock wall to the summit of a previous Tour de France challenge, the Col du Chaussy (1533m 15.4km @ 6.3%).
Complete the perfect opening day at your 2022 Tour de France with a welcome aperitif together followed by gastronomique dinner to experience the best flavours of French cuisine!

*Ride Options are led by the Practice Bicycle highly experienced cycling guides, with a unique skill set for the perfect tailored ride each day, in addition the option of enjoying the comfort of the support vehicle and all the spectacle of the day at a more leisurely pace should you wish.

Tuesday 12th July – View Tour de France Stage 10 Morzine - Megeve (Alps)
*Ride Options:
Distance 34km/21mi Ascent 800m/2600ft route Albertville
Distance 48km/29mi Ascent 1100m/3600ft route Montee de Megeve (1460m)
Distance 107km/66mi Ascent 1305m/4300ft route Gorges de l’Arly
Includes: Breakfast, TDF Gourmet Restaurant Lunch
Non-Cycling Guests: Share all the tour day and chic Megeve

Here it is what we’ve all been waiting for live action of the Tour de France 2022 from the roadside with the finish in the beautiful town of Megeve! With over 20 years of French Alps cycling experience with Practice Bicycle all our guests have come to expect the perfect tailored rides. With 3 great ride options available all magnificent, so pick how much time you want to spend in the saddle to catch up with Le Tour!
The TDF professionals will use today to test their legs for the next 2 huge high mountain stages to follow, and the fight for vital seconds will start on the slopes of Megeve. Our amazing valley rides will also be the perfect preparation for the Grand Alps tomorrow, show casing this spectacular cycling area with a variety of terrain is why we keep coming back for more. The flat open valley floor of the Tarentaise valley, contrasts with the vertical rock walls of the Gorges de l’Arly. It’s brilliant cycling with a gradual climb all the way to Megeve, the reward for cycling of this quality is this chic resort town of Megeve with its authentic Savoyard charm.
With the value in the detail your local support team have the perfect spot ready for you; kick back from the roadside with an amazing gourmet lunch experience and take in the entire spectacle that is the Tour de France.
Once all the action and entertainment has finished, we will transfer by vehicle back to Saint Jean de Maurienne for you to enjoy a relaxing evening in the Alps.

Wednesday 13th July - View Tour de France Stage 11 Albertville - Col du Granon (Alps)
*Ride Options:
Distance 31km/19mi Ascent 1064m/3400ft route Col du Telegraphe (1566m)
Distance 36km/22mi Ascent 1200m/3900ft route Valloire
Distance 70km/44mi Ascent 2250m/7300ft route Col du Galibier (2642m)
Includes: Breakfast, TDF Alpine Culinary Restaurant Lunch
Non-Cycling Guests: Share all the tour day in Valloire Grand Alps

Today the Yellow Jersey battle hot’s up with the professional peloton hitting the high Alps for two consecutive decisive alpine stages, including the incredible challenge of back to back ascents of the Giant of the Alps, the Galibier.
Flexibility with our premium small group allows for the best ride options, this includes riding from your hotel each day the perfect cycling holiday as we catch up with the spectacle of the Tour live in the high French Alps.
For all cycling fans, it’s the pinnacle to watch live the best cyclists in the world on the most majestic cycling roads in the world.
Why not test your legs with one of the classic cycling challenges of all time…the Col du Galibier (2642m 35km @ 5.5%) this one is for the mountain goats who love to climb then the summit awaits you, before descending in time for an Alpine recovery lunch! If you’d prefer to pace your legs then the Col du Telegraphe (1566m 11.8km @ 7.3%) is a perfect challenge, whichever you decide it will be a great day at the 2022 Tour de France.
Once refreshed we are at the ideal spot with time to relax, recover and enjoy the rest of this special day in the wonderful ski village of Valloire in the heart of the French Alps and all the excitement of this years’ Tour de France.
Relax with an aperitive in true French style before we transfer by vehicle back to your hotel in Saint Jean de Maurienne.

Thursday 14th July – View Tour de France Stage 12 Briancon - Alpe d'Huez (Alps)
*Ride Options:
Distance 22km/14mi Ascent 1070m/3500ft route Saint-Sorlin-d’Arves (1486m)
Distance 38km/24mi Ascent 1670m/5500ft route Col de la Croix der Fer (2067m)
Distance 75km/46mi Ascent 2760m/9000ft route Col du Glandon (1925m)
INCLUSIONS: Breakfast, TDF Alps Restaurant Lunch
Non-Cycling Guests: Share all the Tour Day & spectacular TDF Action in the High Alps!
After yesterday’s high altitude Tour de France action what can we expect from the Professional peloton with this second gigantic day in the French Alps! Fatigue will be taking its toll and possibly a general classification contender could go for glory on Bastille Day this French Holiday, Fête nationale the 14th of July.
This is also our last ride opportunity together at the 2022 Tour de France, with several days of riding you can really appreciate the benefits of riding from your hotel each morning and the extra rest that our proven formula of ‘Unpack Once, Cycle Everyday’ allows.
We’re cycling deep into the High Alps and for those with strong legs all the way to the summit of the Col de la Croix der Fer (2067m), on top of the world…it has to be experienced to be believed!
For the tired legs the cycling gods have been kind and made these roads with sections to get your breath back before arriving at the perfect ‘Unique live viewing spot’ and the Practice Bicycle formula of hearty mountain lunch!
Once refreshed we are at the ideal spot with time to relax and enjoy the rest of this special day, join the roadside party with the publicity caravan throwing its goodies in all directions before the real show begins and the weary warriors of the road show their climbing skills with one last memorable moment to absorb the professional peloton in the French Alps during this year’s Tour de France!
Friday 15th July – Departure Day from the French Alps
Includes: Breakfast, Geneva Airport Transfer
Sadly, all good things must come to an end, Practice Bicycle are available to assist you with your onward journey from the French Alps. Your team will say goodbye this morning and transfer you to Geneva International Airport (Switzerland) for your midday departure.
Practice Bicycle wish you a “Bon Voyage”, safe cycling until we Practice Bicycle together again.

*Ride Options are led by the Practice Bicycle highly experienced cycling guides, with a unique skill set for the perfect tailored ride each day, in addition the option of enjoying the comfort of the support vehicle and all the spectacle of the day at a more leisurely pace should you wish.

Whether you have years of cycling experience or are just new to the bike, if you are excited by the best bike racing in the world, our Tour de France bike tours are for you!

Each cycling route during your 2022 Tour de France bike tour will be tailored specifically to your bike riding ability and experience, including the opportunity of riding parts of the stage route.  So, you can have a challenging ride or a comfortable ride – the choice is yours.

Practice Bicycle choose hand-picked, quality accommodation for the best of two countries Switzerland and the French Alps for your Tour de France cycling vacation.
We have a choice of hotel accommodation located in the heart of Gruyère Switzerland and in the Maurienne Valley the entrance to the majestic Grand French Alps. The ideal locations to make your Tour de France 2022 a trip of a lifetime!

Hotel des Alpes Bulle Switzerland          Hotel Le Tonnelier Bulle Switzerland          Hotel St Georges St Jean du Maurienne French Alps

We enjoy a challenge as much as we love cycling. The team at Practice Bicycle has a history in professional bike racing, your host Bridget Evans competed in the 1999 Grand Boucle Femmine (Women’s Tour de France).

So, if it’s a challenge you are looking for, we can definitely find just the right rides for you with our Tour de France bike tours on offer.  Each day a choice of ride routes are available with one perfect for you.

If you are looking for a challenge with your next cycling vacation, take a look at our Challenging Bike Tours category, with fantastic cycling opportunities in superb destinations including, Australia, Portugal, Italy and the French Alps.

As a Tour de France Non-Cycling guest and bike race fan you experience all the spectacle, excitement, and action up close and personal of the bike race live. Our local support team will share with you culture and villages on route whilst catching up with the cycling group at our ‘Unique live viewing spots’ and handpicked restaurant lunch together.

We offer a choice of daily tailored rides with our Tour de France bike tours to meet the experience of our cycling guests, including actual Tour de France stage routes, look at the rides available on the itineraries above.

Practice Bicycle arrived in the majestic French Alps in 1996, since this time they have developed 100+ routes for riders of all levels, expect the very best bike rides of your life whilst you are on one of our Tour de France cycling vacations.

‘Unpack Once, Cycle Everyday’
The one location Tour de France cycling holidays are the brainchild of Bridget Evans (Owner/Operator).  On retiring from professional cycling, it was the pure pleasure of cycling that evolved the proven Practice Bicycle philosophy of one location.  Including everything enjoyable and removing the less pleasurable is our goal of your perfect cycling holiday experience.

Packing and Unpacking each day was tiring, stressful and time consuming. With insufficient time to relax, enjoy and experience the destination before it was time to move on again.
With a life spent discovering the very best locations to Practice Bicycle, including the discovery of endless ride routes exploring in every direction all from the one perfect location.
Experience the very best cycling of your life with our Tour de France holidays when you Unpack Once, Cycle Everyday!

Geneva International Airport (Switzerland) is the closest and most convenient airport to your one location Tour de France cycling vacation. For your convenience the premium Tour de France vacation packages include a Geneva Airport pick-up and drop-off service.

Should you already be travelling in Europe you can arrive in Geneva by the following methods:
Air Travel: Geneva Airport (Switzerland) and Lyon Airport (France) are the closest airports, serviced by many International and low cost European airlines.
Train Travel: The super-fast TGV train network operates between many cities including Paris and Geneva.

For your added convenience we have quality carbon road bikes as an optional extra available to you with your Tour de France cycling holiday.
Many of our guests prefer their own bikes for maximum cycling pleasure. Should logistics and travel arrangements make this too difficult then our bike hire is the perfect solution.
Depending on availability and size we have several brands of carbon bikes available including Cannondale, Fuji, Lapierre and Haibike, all are recent models with Shimano Ultegra or 105 componentry.

Cannondale Synapse Carbon Road Bike Shimano compact 50/34 x 12-32          Fuji Quality Carbon Road Bike Hire Shimano compact 50,34 x 12-34          Haibike Quality Carbon Road Bike Hire Shimano compact 50,34 x 12-32          Lapierre disc brake Quality Carbon Road Bike Hire Shimano compact 50,34 x 12-32

Tour de France – Switzerland 5 day tour includes:

  • 4 nights of quality 2* or 3*Hotel Accommodation in the charming town of Bulle in the heart of Gruyère, Switzerland
  • Swiss continental buffet breakfasts the ideal start to your cycling day.
  • 4 superb, tailored guided rides with the highest level of safety including TDF race routes
  • 3 daily ride options, ‘the tailored challenge’
  • 2 Tour de France stages with “unique live viewing opportunities” in Switzerland
  • Welcome to Switzerland with traditional drinks and dinner
  • 3 Restaurant authentic Swiss lunch experiences including the stages of the Tour de France
  • Support person & vehicle with ‘on the go’ mechanical assistance
  • Sports drinks & nutritional bars available for all bike rides
  • The ultimate support of the professional team living in Annecy the French Alps
  • Airport pick-up & drop-off at Geneva International Airport, Switzerland (9.00am tour arrival & departure day)

Tour de France Switzerland Bike Tour Highlights:

  • Charming Bulle situated in the heart of Gruyère, in the region of Fribourg
  • Experience for yourself the thrill of riding Tour de France roads on the green landscapes, pristine lakes and Mountains of Switzerland
  • Very best flavours of Switzerland in a variety of spectacular restaurant lunch settings.
  • Challenge and enjoy the Jura Mountains, Cote du Stade Olympic Lausanne (604m), Col du Mont d’Orzeires (1000m), Col des Mosses (1445m), Col de la Croix (1778m) take on one, take on all the challenge is yours!
  • Memorable Tour de France unique live road side viewing in the Olympic City of Lausanne
  • 1st class service, small group camaraderie a unique experience & lots of fun

Tour de France – French Alps 5 day tour includes:

  • 4 nights of quality 3*Hotel Accommodation in Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne the heart of the majestic French Alps
  • French continental buffet breakfasts a perfect start to the day.
  • 4 superb, tailored rides, highly experienced cycling guides with the highest level of safety including TDF race routes
  • 3 daily ride options, ‘the tailored challenge’
  • 3 stages “unique live viewing opportunities” of the Tour de France Stages 10, 11 & 12 in the Alps
  • 3 Restaurant gastronomique French lunch experiences on the stages of the Tour de France
  • Support person and vehicle with ‘on the go’ mechanical assistance
  • Sports drinks & nutritional bars available for all bike rides
  • The ultimate support of the professional team living in Annecy the French Alps
  • Airport pick-up & drop-off at Geneva International Airport, Switzerland (9.00am tour arrival & departure day)

Tour de France French Alps Bike Tour Highlights:

  • Experience for yourself the thrill of riding Tour de France roads and the slopes of the iconic Cols of the French Alps – ‘see it’ ‘feel it’ ‘admire it’ & ‘remember it’
  • Very best flavours of France in hidden gem Restaurant lunch settings including Tour de France lunch in the majestic high Alps .
  • Challenge and enjoy the French Alps, Monte de Megeve (1460m), Col du Telegraphe (1566m), Col du Galibier (2642m), Lacets de Montvernier (782m), Col du Chaussy (1533m), Col du Glandon (1925m), Col de la Croix de Fer (2067m), take on one, take on all the challenge is yours!
  • Experience charming villages of the French Alps, chic Megeve, chocolatier Albertville, ski resort Valloire and Saint-Sorlin-d’Arves
  • Memorable Tour de France unique live road side viewing in the French Alps and on top of the world!
  • 1st class service, small group camaraderie a unique experience & lots of fun
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