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Etape du Tour Challenge 2024

3 nights from £475.00

Cycling Trip Highlights

  • We have guaranteed entry and holidays for the Etape du Tour
  • Race stage 20 of the Tour de France days before the pros
  • Choice of accommodation
  • Full logistics provided over the weekend

Etape du Tour Challenge 2024
3 nights from £475.00
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WE LOVEThe 2024 Etape du Tour Route
Nothing quite pushes your boundaries like The Etape du Tour. This is your chance to ride a stage 20 of the 2024 Tour de France, just a few days before the pros. The route is a superb 138 km route taking in 4,591 m of climbing. Take on this epic ride with Love Velo, an official tour operator of ASO, the Tour de France organisers.
WE LOVEGuaranteed Race Entry with Love Velo
The Etape du Tour sold out on ASO's website inside 3 hours last year! The only way to ride the event is with us, an official operator of the Etape Tour. We have guaranteed entry, accommodation and logistics to this marquee event.

What's Included

Day By Day Etape du Tour Challenge 2024

Day 1Friday 5 July 2024 - Arrival

Arrive into Nice airport and you can either make your way to one of our hotels in the centre of Nice, or we can organise you a private transfer with your bike box included. Our hotels are right in the heart of the action, and a stone’s throw from the main promenade.

Day 2Saturday 6 July 2024 - EXPO and Race Registration

The registration will be in Nice and you will definitely want to visit the EXPO. Soak up the atmosphere of an Etape weekend and watch the Tour de France on the big screens. We will provide a great warm up ride today, taking in the stunning roads of Nice, Eze and La Turbie, with sensational views over the sparkling Cote d’Azur. We will also be providing a briefing for what lies ahead tomorrow.

Day 3Sunday 7 July 2024 - Race Day

Race day, game face on. After an early breakfast, you will ride to the start line around 7am or after, depending on your start time.

Hopefully you will have an incredible ride and fully experience what a superb event the Etape du Tour is. The finish line is at the top of the Col de la Couillole and riders will descend from the finish line, 7km down to the finishing village in Beuil.

From here, we have arranged for you and your bike to be transferred back to Nice on the official shuttles, organised by ASO, the race organisers.

Day 4Monday 8 July 2024 - Departure

Check out will be mid morning and if you’ve booked a private transfer, it will take you back to the airport at your leisure.

Departure Dates

7 July 2024 (Sunday)

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What to ExpectFrom Cycling a Stage of the Tour de France to Experiencing France's Epic Climbs

The route for the 2024 Etape du Tour takes in Stage 20 of the 2024 Tour de France. It’s a superb 138 km ride, taking in 4,591m of climbing. Riders will climb the Col de Braus, the Col de Turini, the Col de la Colmiane and finish on top of the Col de la Couillole. We are your way in to the event and we have guaranteed entry to this prestigious ride. Join us for what will be another breathtaking event

10km averaging 6.4%
Col de Braus
24km averaging 5.2%
Col de Turini
17km averaging 5.4%
Col de la Colmiane
16km averaging 7.2%
Col de la Couillole
Etape du Tour 2024 Route Profile

How's the Weather? in France

Etape du Tour Weekend - JulyJuly
The location is in the heart of the Cote d'Azur so it's likely to be beautiful sunshine and very warm.

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