Join us for the Grand Depart to see the Team Presentation Ceremony and the first 3 stages of the 2020 Tour de France! Nice will host the 2020 Grand Depart , in the beautiful area of the Cote D'Azur, allowing us to visit Cannes & Monaco, in addition to enjoying a spectacular race start.
Discover the area and stages with minimal travel time. The first week of the Tour de France is amazing – it’s quieter, everyone is full of positive energy with plenty of time for the fans, plus we have secured a hotel in the heart of the action! You’ll be amongst all the cyclists and celebs for days!
Official Premium Tour Operator - Thomson Bike Tours is one of only two Official Tour Operators awarded “Premium” status to the Tour de France. Our partnership with the race organizers allows us to provide the ultimate insider Tour de France experience, complete with exclusive VIP hospitality and unprecedented race viewing opportunities.
Exclusive VIP Race Access
Access to the Izoard VIP Tribune - Situated opposite the Finish Line, the Izoard VIP Tribune offers VIP hospitality and unparalleled viewing of the stage finish.
Departure Village VIP access - meet the riders and Tour celebrities before the race start
Team Paddock access - mix and mingle in the team area - a Spectator favorite!
Relais-Etape VIP access - mid-race hospitality. Includes lunch, drinks and road-side viewing
Team presentation - Nice
Stage 1 - Nice-Nice (VIP Finish Line)
Stage 2 -Nice-Nice (VIP Relais Etape)
Stage 3 - TBA (VIP Departure Village)
Your Trip Leader: Jacinta
We can´t talk about our Spectator Trips without discussing the passion, knowledge and enthusiasm of your guide, Jacinta. A true pro, Jacinta’s wild personality and boundless energy make for a truly exceptional experience. Her connections will get you the ultimate insider access and her antics will have you howling with laughter. Simply the most fun you can have at a bike race.
We limit out trips to 25 guests so pay your risk free advance reservation of $100 to secure a spot. When the itineraries are released you are number 1 in line to choose a trip, or in the unlikely event you do not want to go, you receive a refund.
Tick that bucket list item now!
Type: Spectator Cycling Tours
Duration: 7 - 10 Days
- Tour de France Official Premium Tour Operator - one of only 2 operators awarded “Premium” status
- VIP access to the Departure Village at a Stage Start and the VIP Tribune at a Stage Finish
- Our relationship with the top teams of the Tour is second-to-none
- Team Paddock access - mix and mingle in the team area - a Spectator favorite!
- Our professional tour guide will get you in through the back door of the Tour