All about Tour de France Week 2018

Monday 2 April, 2018

Time to see the Tour de France up close!

The route has been unveiled and were delighted that it's on our doorstep again. To celebrate we've created the ultimate holiday for cycling lovers from 14-21 July 2018 is Tour de France Week 2018

It's your chance to cycle like a pro with technical bike and road support.

Based at BlackRock, this is a fully-catered week complete with private chef, concierge support, a professional cycling leader and full bike support from Kev Worster at Vaudagne Velo all included in the price of 1,750€ per person.


Arrival at the Lodge and bike set up on Saturday 14 July and departing on Sunday 21 July 2018:

  • Sunday 15th a relaxed first day's cycling with a climb to the Col de Plane Joux, the Col de Domancy and then on up to the Bettex finish line
  • Monday 16th ride part of the Etape stage from Annecy to le Grand Bornand as preparation to seeing the stage on Tuesday!
  • Tuesday 17th see the Tour de France live after cycling to the Col de Romme  and the Col de la Colombiere
  • Wednesday 18th an Italian day with a ride to the Colle San Carlos and Petit St Bernard with an option (depending on timings and road closures) to see the end of that days stage in La Rosiere
  • Thursday 19th a day closer to home discovering some of the Tour and Criterium's classic climbs including the Col de la Forclaz and the famous climb to Emosson Dam before heading back to the Lodge to watch the culmination of the day's race in Alpe d'Huez on the big screen from the comfort of the bar!
  • Friday 20th last and longest day in the saddle taking in the Col de la Ramaz and the Col de Joux Plane 

Find out about our cycling team take-over options and availability for cycling holidays in summer 2019.

Monday 2 April, 2018