L'Etape du Tour - Act 1

Albertville 1992 / 2012

20 years after hosting the Winter Olympics in Albertville becomes land of cycling.

The act 1 of the 2012 Etape will take place exclusively in Savoie. At the heart of this magnificent cycling land, these mythical climbing, this city of art and history will welcome you.

The village will be located on the Olympic Park, within sports facilities now dedicated to outdoor sports.

The start will also be given at the foot of the Olympic flame.
Will it lit for the occasion ?... in honor of thousands of cyclists whose geographical diversity is strongly reminiscent of the Olympic values (more than 50 nationalities represented in the pack).

Human logo produced on the occasion of 25t anniversary of the grant of the 16th Winter Olympics in Albertville and Savoie October 17, 1986.

2012: the year of bike!

Albertville becomes bike’s earth. For one week, two events dedicated to cycling await you.

At the heart of this magnificent land cyclist, book your accommodation with services specially created for cycling enthusiasts from 50 € / person * 1 to 4 nights to enjoy the Etape du Tour and the Tour de France.

To book your accommodation, click here

Albertville is proving a great base camp to multiple destinations, prestigious passes to course more accessible.

It offers a wide range of opportunities that will appeal to the cyclist or hiker warned quiet and contemplative.

*: Based on 4 persons from 6 to 10 July and from July 10 to 14

Consult / Download the Cyclotourisme document (.pdf)
Check the cycling routes departing from Albertville…and prepare your spring training.

More information about Albertville: http://www.albertville.com

Tourism office
Place de l'Europe 73200 Albertville
Tél. : 33 (0)4 79 32 04 22 / Email : tourisme@albertville.com

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