SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Discover France Adventures and its brand Cycling Classics, which is dedicated to more challenging tours, are now booking for their VIP Tour de France tours. Perhaps the most prestigious bike race in the world, this annual event draws riders, teams and spectators from across the globe. It covers more than 3,600 kilometers (2,200 mi) and lasts three weeks. https://www.discoverfrance.com/tourdefrance.html
For anyone passionate about cycling, what could be better than standing on the podium at the end of a stage of the Tour de France? Or being on the finish line at Alpe d'Huez when the King of the Mountains 2011 is determined? Or sipping champagne in a reserved VIP area along the Champs Elysees as the pro racers battle for the last stage victory? Participants have the choice between challenging and moderate cycling, as well as customizable options for groups who book early enough. There is even a Paris Only package which offers secured places for watching the final stage on the Champs Elysees.
What better way to celebrate this holiday season with the cycling aficionado in your life than to give them VIP access to the most prestigious and well-known bike race in the world? This year's Tour de France is scheduled to run from Saturday July 2nd to Sunday July 24th. Reservations sell out early, so contact Discover France today to book your VIP tour and give that special cyclist in your life the ultimate holiday gift.
The VIP Tour de France tour includes riding on the tour route just prior to the arrival of the pro peloton, access to the departure village, finish line access to Izoard bus and a variety of other perks such as a souvenir welcome kit that includes a Tour de France cap, backpack, official Tour program, and t-shirt as well as a discount shopping card for use in all the Official Boutiques of the Tour. There is even an option to book a helicopter flight for a bird's eye view of the event. Short of competing in the race itself, this tour is by far the utmost in biking adventures and makes the perfect gift for the cycling fanatic on your list.
Discover France specializes in active vacations that feature a variety of activities that range in skill level from easy to challenging to suit the needs of any traveler. They offer creative itineraries that feature the best of each region at the greatest possible value and provide exciting and unique opportunities to discover French culture and lifestyle. Now their adventures include the ultimate bike tour and, for some, a once-in-a-lifetime experience they'll never forget.
For more information or to book your VIP tour, visit https://www.discoverfrance.com/tourdefrance.html or contact Alexia Nestora at alexia (at) lassocommunications.com or 303-898-3376
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