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L'Etape du Tour - (3N/4D)

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Description

Ever dreamt of riding on roads where the most famous cyclists in the history of cycling have battled? Yes we are talking of famous routes that make up part of the Tour de France.
 
Here's your chance to ride a full stage of the Tour de France with L'Etape du Tour - the stage anyone can ride. The 2018 Etape du Tour will take place in the Alps on Sunday 8 July 2018. It starts in the stunning lakeside location of Annecy and the finish comes 169 km and 4100m of climbing later at the ski resort of Le Grand Bornand.
 
This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to ride a mountain stage hat has served as the battleground of famous duels involving heroes of Tour de France with 15,000 other riders from all over the world. And who knows, with some luck you may even bump into top pros and famous cycling legends as we ride our way on this route.

 

Itineary

  • Day-1            Upon arrival in Geneva, you will be able to take our shuttle service to your hotel in Annecy. Please note that the last shuttle leaves the airport at 8pm so ensure your flight gets there in time for you to clear immigration and collect baggage before that. 
    Meals: None

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  • Day-2             After breakfast, please make your way to the EXPO and registration area in Annecy where you will be able to register for the 2018 Etape du Tour. After this, you'll have some time to take a short ride and make sure your bike is in full working order for the event on Sunday.

    PLEASE NOTE: AT ETAPE REGISTRATION, YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO PRESENT A DOCTOR'S NOTE STATING THERE ARE NO KNOWN MEDICAL REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD NOT COMPETE. THIS IS LEGAL REQUIREMENT AND FAILURE TO COMPLY WILL MEAN YOU NOT PARTICIPATING IN THE ETAPE.
    Meals: Breakfast
  • Day-3              We anticipate a 07:00/08:00 start for the Etape, so we have organised an early breakfasts at your hotel so you can get to the start early to ensure everyone is lined up in the right pens for the start. The organisers allocate pens according to likely finish time and historic Etape performance, therefore faster riders start nearer the front and the slower riders at the back. 
    The Etape du Tour is a closed road sportive, but you must be wary of other cyclists, especially if they are going faster than you or if you have stopped. There will be food and water stops en-route and mechanical assistance.
    Along the route, there are certain times that you must have passed certain cut off points, otherwise you may be swept up by the sweeper vehicle.
    At the end of the race, we will provide a coach back from the finish in Le Grand Bornand to Annecy. 
    Meals: Breakfast
  • Day-4               Your trip ends here. Return transfers have been organised from your hotel to the airport. Please ensure your flight departs from Geneva after 10am today. 
    Meals: Breakfast

Package Includes

  • Inclusions

    • 3 nights accommodation at the designated hotel 
    • Bike storage at the hotel.
    • Meals: 3 breakfasts
    • Entry into the L'Etape du Tour
    • All hotel Taxes.
    • Airport transfers for you, luggage and your bike from Geneva
    • Transfer back to Annecy after the finish in Le Grand Bornand
    • An Etape du Tour briefing.
    • Mechanical support from our professional mechanics.
    • Daily hotel visits from our team of bike guides.
    • An additional feed station on the route

Package Excludes

  • Exclusions

    • The exact inclusions on your trip are detailed on every trip page.
    • Typically, the cost of flights, visas, passport, insurance is not included in the tour price unless stated otherwise.
    • Any meals not mentioned as included are at your own expense.
    • Single rooms, optional tours and extra nights cost extra.
    • Tips for drivers, guides and tour managers is not included in your tour price.
    • Arrival and departure transfers may or may not be included in your tour price – this is clearly stated on the trip page.
    • Excess baggage, porterage, laundry, phone calls, alcoholic beverages are considered personal expenses and not included in your tour price.
    • GST, VAT and other taxes as applicable in your country are additional to the tour price.

Information

 Start Date End Date  Twin Sharing  Single Supplement  
 6th July 2018 9th July 2018  Rs. 59,000  Rs. 17,000 
  • Bike Rental can be arranged at an additional cost. 
  • 5% GST is not included 
  • Please contact us for hotel upgrade (subject to availability

Terms & Conditions

At the Etape registration, you will be required to present a doctor's note stating there are no known medical reasons why you should not compete. This is a legal requirement and failure to comply will mean you not participating in the race.