Cycle Ventoux and watch the Tour de France 2024
A unique opportunity to cycle Ventoux and watch the Tour de France 2024 on this cycling holiday of a lifetime!
Now it’s your turn to ride the tracks of legends…
Spectacular cycling awaits you amongst the thrill and drama of the worlds greatest bike race as you ride on the scene of some of the greatest and memorable battles in the history of le tour cycling arguably the most iconic mountain and spiritual home of cycling – the sleeping giant of Provence… Mont Ventoux!
After the excitement of cycling the mythical slopes of Ventoux you will ride three spectacular days through beautiful Provence to the Cote d’Azur where you will catch with the this years special final stage of the Tour de France in the historic city of Nice
|Total Distance: 300km||Total Ascent: 4,710m||Max Alt: 1,910m||Difficulty Grade: 3.5/5
|Next Departure: 17 July 2024||Ristretto Score: #5||Guide Price: £995|
Wed 17 July – a.m. Fly into Marseilles airport – transfer to Ventoux
Thur 18 July – Day 1 ride over Mont Ventoux before riding into deep Provence on to the town of Manosque
Fri 19 July – Day 2 continue cycling through Provence to the town of Draguignan
Sat 20 July – Day 3 ride on to the Cote d’Azur to the spectacular city of Nice
Sun 21 July – Watch final stage of the Tour de France in Nice
Mon 21 July – Fly home
Experienced Cycle Leader(s), Full Vehicle Support, Bike Mechanic, First Aiders, Luggage Transfer, 3/4 star Hotel B&B Accommodation (5 nights), 2 Nights in Nice, Marseilles transfer
Flights, Lunches, Evening Meals, Airport Transfer (Nice)
Recommended flight information will be given on your application.To help us help you, It is important you notify us of any extraordinary travel arrangements you may have that prevents you from arriving at the recommended times.
Your personal bags will be carried by the support vehicle throughout the event.
We strongly ask your bikes to be transported by bike bags (semi-rigid/soft). Please do not arrive to the event with rigid bike boxes. Support vehicles will have limited space and unable stow large solid bike boxes as well as all luggage and equipment through the event.
Please contact us with any questions regarding flight transport of your bike, we will be more than happy to discuss this further with you.
Weather & Kit
We can expect warm, sunny weather, however we should expect slight temperature drop and cool conditions on the mountains (800m+) – Remember to bring layers – not heavy coverings.
This is a road bike tour. Your bike should be well maintained and in good running order with suitable ‘road gears’ and brakes.
A full kit list will be issued in your ‘Joining Instructions’ document after your application. We will be glad to discuss any aspect of kit and your bike with you, please call us anytime with any questions.
Fitness & Training
This is a level 3.5 cycle event. To cycle Ventoux, you will be capable of riding comfortably upto 120km in a day and/or used to riding distances upto 100km over hilly terrain – minimum. If you have any doubt as to your fitness regarding participation in this event please give us a cal and we will be more than happy to chat with you.
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Ventoux To Nice Route
Ventoux To Nice Route Profile
Enquiries now being taken for our epic 2024 cycle Ventoux Tour de France ride – register your interest today…
Next Departure – 17 July 2024
To join us on this incredible ride of a lifetime or for further information hit contact us now…
Better organisation than Team Sky, Jason and Giles where awesome. Every thing ran so smoothly all we had to do was ride!”Richard Moore (Alpine TdF Velo Spectacular