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Pinnacle of the Pyrenees – Spectator

Join Stuart O’Grady and Mummu Cycling in week three of Le Tour as the peloton tackle the shorter, sharper climbs of the Pyrenees and the fight for yellow intensifies. Experience four of the final five stages before Paris live whilst enjoying VIP Hospitality and exclusive access only a 17-time Tour de France finisher can offer.

Tour Highlights:

  • Official VIP Le Tour hospitality experiences in both Relais Etape and Izoard.
  • Experience the excitement of the Pre-Departure Village in Carcassonne, including access to the team bus area.
  • 2 night’s premium accommodation close to Carcassone and 3 night’s in the start town of Lourdes.
  • Picturesque riding through the Pyrenees including Pic de Nore, Col de Portet and Col d’Aspin
  • Professional staff and mechanical support.

The Details

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Bonjour!

July 23, 2018

Welcome to the Pyrenees and the final week of the Le Tour de France 2018.

Our staff will collect you from Toulouse and transfer to our hotel near Carcassonne.

After lunch we will jump in our vans and explore the medieval citadel at Carcassonne, known as ‘La Cité’, encompassing no less than 53 towers, strung together by two enormous concentric walls, surrounded by a moat, and punctuated here and there by heavy barbicans, portcullis and draw-bridges.

If the afternoon couldn’t get any better, Stuey has organised an exclusive meet and greet with one of his former pro teams on their rest day We will meet the riders, Director Sportif, mechanics and seigneurs and even have a private tour of the team bus. An experience not to be missed!

Our first day will finish with a group dinner to discuss the day been and days coming over a few wines.

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Departure Village

July 24, 2018

Dusting off the vino from last night we will head out of our hotel early by bike towards the Stage 16 start in Carcassonne where we will have VIP access to the Village and Paddock, the exclusive area for all teams as they prepare for the start of the first stage in the Pyrenees. Let Stuey lead you through the maze of riders and buses, introducing you to his former teammates and directors. Let him know your favourite rider and he will make every effort to get your selfie.

Dinner tonight will be at your leisure in and around our hotel.

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Picnic Lunch

July 25, 2018

After breakfast we will travel in luxury vans towards the course, stopping in Genos we will watch the stage as a group including roadside lunch and drinks. Be sure to have your camera with you today as the peloton race through our vantage point towards the final climb of the day.

Following the race we will transfer to our premium hotel in the Pyrenees town of Lourdes. Take some time to check in and freshen up before we enjoy a group dinner to share stories and photos.

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Sprint Stage Finish

July 26, 2018

With only three stages of racing remaining in the battle for General Classification, we will enjoy an exclusive experience through our Official Tour Operator license, taking you to the podium for an exclusive photo opportunity on the podium, creating a memory to last a lifetime.

Once in Pau we will take to the fence on the finish line to witness Matthews vs Kittel vs Sagan in the final bunch sprint before Paris. Following the podium presentations we will drive back to Lourdes for dinner at your leisure.

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Stage Start in Lourdes

July 27, 2018

Our hotel is perfectly located today being in the start town of today’s stage, Lourdes.

After experiencing the excitement of the stage start, you will be transferred to the base of Col d’Aspin where our staff will set up a private roadside picnic with refreshments to watch the peloton race past as they make their way to the Tourmalet on what should be a decisive stage of the 2018 Tour. After the race passes our staff will transfer you back to our hotel in Lourdes for our farewell dinner.

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Au Revoir

July 28, 2018

Today is your final breakfast on our Pinnacle of the Pyrenees tour with Mummu Cycling. After check out we will transfer you to the Pau train station for your onward journey or to Paris to join us for the Finale.

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Inclusions
  • Hosted by 17 time Tour de France finisher, Stuart O’Grady
  • 2 night’s premium accommodation near Carcassone
  • 4 night’s premium accommodation at Grand Hotel Moderne, Lourdes
  • Exclusive team meet and greet on the second rest day in Carcassone
  • See four of the final five stages before Paris of the 2018 Tour de France live
  • VIP Access to private Relais Etape Hospitality on Stage 17 including 3-course lunch, drinks, TVs, celebrities and more.
  • Stage 18 with pictures on the podium
  • VIP Access to Village in Carcassone
  • Daily breakfast
  • 3 group dinners
  • 4 lunches
  • Private pick up in Toulouse train station
  • Post tour transfer to Pau train station
  • Air-conditioned vehicles with on-course accreditation
  • Tour de France welcome package including Road Book and Official TdF Merchandise discount voucher
  • Mummu Cycling Merchandise Pack valued at over $200
Exclusions
  • Airfares
  • Visas
  • Travel Insurance
  • Meals, drinks and snacks other than those specified
  • Bike Hire – available on request.

Prices available in three currencies:

EURO

€3,495 per person, twin share

€550 single supplement

UNITED STATES DOLLARS

$4,195 per person, twin share

$660 single supplement

AUSTRALIAN DOLLARS

$5,295 per person, twin share

$845 single supplement

Add Ons

Bike Hire – available on request.

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