L’Etape du Tour Sunday July 16th 2017 – Tour des Alps with 48PTC Thursday July 13th – Tuesday July 18th

Briancon to Col d’Izoard      


Etape 2016 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pZk2LK2-k4g

Don’t just go all that way for one ride – climb Alpe d’Huez, the amazing Balcony Road ( Balcony Road https://youtu.be/i-MZmCvifXs  ), Col du Glandon, Col de la Croix de Fer, Col du Mollard, the stunning Les Lacets de Montvernier, Col du Telegraphe, Col du Galibier and the wild Col de Sarenne back up to Alpe d’Huez

Thursday 13th July 

Fly out to Lyon arrive 1200 – transfer to Alpe d’Huez – afternoon ride along the Balcony Road, climb Alpe d’Huez –  followed by team dinner and Tour briefing.        http://www.hotelgrandesrousses.com/en/

Friday 14th July 

Climb Glandon, Croix de Fer, Mollard and Les Lacets de Montvernier  – transfer to Valfrejus http://www.valfrejus.com/en/hotel-club-du-soleil-valfrejusen/ 

Saturday 15th July                

Rest day – Registration and Etape Village.

Sunday 16th July                

Race Day   Etape 2017 route https://youtu.be/9r_1treCdB8   – transfer back to hotel in Valfrejus 

Monday 17th July                

Descend from Valfrejus – down the valley and climb the Telegraphe and Galibier, and  Col de Sarenne back to Hotel Grandes Rousses. 

Tuesday 18th July                

Transfer to Lyon airport and depart  1845 arrive 1915 Gatwick.




Tour package includes – full vehicle, mechanical, nutrition, hydration  and physio support, tour guide, airport and hotel transfers, registration and race transfers, 5 nights bed and breakfast, spare bikes.



Total package price – £1,095 ( deposit required – £400 on booking – balance due March 31st  2017 ).

David Butler

Not included – flights and dinners and race entry ( we can organise race entry with www.getkidsgoing.com )

Return flights to Lyon vary from around £60 to £120  – awesome! – so book early.

Below are the flights we just flew – 

Thu 06 October 2016
London Gatwick
to Lyon

Dep 08:10 – Arr 10:50 Flight EZY8415

1 Adult 1 x £32.49


Mon 10 October 2016
to London Gatwick

Dep 18:45 – Arr 19:15 Flight EZY8418

1 Adult 1 x £26.32