Tour de France • VIP access

Spectator Short Alps & Alpe d'Huez

July 12th – July 15th, 2022 • non-cycling

This is a short spectator trip is for people who love the Tour de France and cycling, but are limited on time. You will enjoy VIP access to the Tour de France. Located at the base of Mont Blanc, we will pick up at the Chamonix train station, steps away from our hotel.

On July 14th, Bastille day in France, you will enjoy a tour of the official podium as well as a private viewing of the climb on Alpe d’Huez from a Chalet located right on the road between the two final turns. We will have great food, drinks, beer and wine to enjoy before the racers arrive. This is the most famous climb in cycling and the energy is electric.

You will enjoy conveniently located, 4-star accommodations. We can’t wait for you to join us!

Trip Highlights

  • VIP viewing of 2 stages
  • Pictures on the podium
  • Access to partner’s VIP Start Village
  • Private viewing of climb on Alpe d’Huez

VIP access to 2 stages, pictures on the podium, Private viewing on Alpe d'Huez

Starting Price

$3,100/person View all

Start/End

July 12th
July 15th

Accommodation

4 stars

Duration

4 days, 3 nights

Locations

Chamonix, Vaujany, Alpe d'Huez

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Day 01

Pick up and View stage finish in Megève

Date Tuesday, July 12 Hotel Location Chamonix

Today we will pick up at the Chamonix train station in the late morning. We will head directly to the finish area of today’s stage in Megève.

Megève is a mountain resort town where you’ll find a place, next to the locals, to cheer on the racers as they pass on their way to the finish line. Town crowds add to the excitement of the Tour de France as they are proud to host such an event.

Our hotel in Chamonix is located at the base of Mont Blanc. Tonight, we’ll enjoy a welcome dinner with our guide and the group.

You will receive a gift from Custom Getaways and a gift from the Tour de France organizers. You will also receive a discount card for 30% off official le Tour merchandise.

Day 02

VIP start village

Date Wednesday, July 13 Hotel Location Vaujunay

This morning we’ll check out of our hotel and transfer into another region of the French Alps. We’ll make a stop in Albertville, which is the start city for today’s stage. Our VIP venue is at the Start Village. You’ll enjoy finger foods, drinks and will be able to view the racers line up as they are announced for the start of Stage 11.

Once the racers have departed, you’ll grab some lunch and then we’ll transfer for a couple hours to the picturesque town of Vaujunay. This ski town is on the back side of Alpe d’Huez and is a great place to take in the tremendous views.

You’ll be on your own for dinner tonight. Accommodations are chalet/apartment style where you will have a private bedroom and will share a common area with another couple or single.

Day 03

Pictures on the podium and private viewing on Alpe d'Huez

Date Thursday, July 14 Hotel Location Vaujunay

Happy Bastille Day! The 21 bends of Alpe d’Huez are legendary and you will have a story to tell your friends and family for many, many years. You will have the morning to explore the area before the group meets to tour the podium and to take pictures. This is a unique VIP experience that our clients love!

After the podium, we will make our way on foot to our chalet to have a private, outdoor viewing party to see the racers make this historic climb. A chef will grill food and there will be plenty to eat and drink as we watch the battle up this steep mountain. The chalet has an outstanding location between turns 2 and 1 for one of the most important days of the Tour.

Today you will want to wear your comfortable walking shoes. There will be a fair amount of walking with some parts on an unpaved incline and decline.

Tonight will be our last night together, so we will have our farewell dinner and share stories from the week.

Day 04

Au revoir

Date Friday, July 15

We will drop you at the Grenoble train station in the morning.

Bon Voyage!

What’s Included

  • Transfer from Chamonix train station
  • All transfers throughout trip as needed
  • Hotel rooms based on double occupancy (3 nights)
  • All breakfasts at the hotels
  • 2 Dinners, 1 lunch
  • Air-conditioned vehicles with on-course accreditations
  • Pictures on the podium
  • VIP access to partner’s start village
  • Bi-lingual and bi-cultural group Leader
  • Tour de France gift
  • Discount card for Official Tour de France stores
  • Memories to last a lifetime!

Prices & Options

  • Pricing

  • $3,100 per person in double occupancy
  • $3,600 per person in single occupancy
  • Options

  • Travel Insurance

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Trip Selected: Spectator Short Alps & Alpe d'Huez • July 12th – July 15th, 2022


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