Etape du Tour 2018; Accommodation and full logistics
Etape du Tour weekend lodging and logistics
We can help with your accommodation and logistics for the Etape du Tour 2018 Sunday 8th July from Annecy to Les Grand Bornand.
Every keen cyclist should do the Etape at least once in their cycling career.
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Our Etape du Tour weekend accommodation and logstics package is designed to minimise the stress of Etape planning to enable you to 'enjoy' the big day following your months of training. The weekend is based from the luxury of our Chamonix Chalet where we cater to cyclists needs and breakfast will be much more than a coffee and a soggy croissant! Chamonix is ideally located for the Etape. We are approximately an hour from both the start and the finish and just one hour from Geneva Airport.
Friday 6th July arrival Geneva International Airport meeting flights landing 12.00 latest local Geneva time. Transfer for the short drive to Annecy for Etape sign on, and Etape expo village. Transfer to Chamonix, build bikes, eat, and relax
Saturday 7th July option for an acclimatisation and shake down ride after breakfast. Returning to the Chalet for afternoon cakes and pasta. Dinner will be served early at 18.00
Sunday 8th July early start with an Etape breakfast, and transfer to Annecy for the start of the 2018 Etape du Tour. Rendez-vous post Etape and return to Chamonix for celebratory drinks and dinner
Monday 9th July transfer to Geneva Airport for flights departing around 12.00
All ground transfers to and from Geneva International Airport, Annecy, return from Les Grand Bornand
3 nights accommodation on a twin/triple share basis
3 nights meals with wine on a half board basis at a 3*/4* Chamonix Valley Chalet.
Etape experienced cycling hosts
Lots of encouragement, ride recovery in the Hot Tub and amazing food back at the Chalet
This trip starts and finishes at Geneva airport
What's not included;
Flights to and from Geneva Airport
Etape du Tour Entry
Price €880 (Approx GBP730) per person on a shared room basis. Single rooms may be available - please enquire.
Entries for the Etape du Tour open(ed) on 23rd October. We cannot organise entries for you , however you can visit the Etape website by clicking here
Am I fit enough? What gearing should we use? We have written a series of articles that may help you in planning your cycling trip in the French Alps and these can be accessed by clicking here
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