Cycle a leg of the Tour de France
An inspiring experience
The Tour de France is the greatest and toughest race in the bicycle world, which takes riders through some of the most stunning scenery in the world — the Alps and the Pyrenees.
How to cycle a leg of the Tour de France
If you’re not up for chasing the Lance Armstrong’s of this world on a demanding 150 mile (241km) a day course, but still want to have a taste of the Tour de France why not sign up on a leisurely bike tour of the area. A number of companies organize bike tours through the Cote d’Azur, where riders can cruise at their own pace and even stop for the odd picnic. Nights are spent in quaint French hotels.