Tour De France Holidays 2018

In 2011 we were lucky to watch the Tour De France pass close to L’Oceano d’Or and 2018 sees the return of the Tour De France to the Vendee.

Thomas James Holidays Vendee Jard Tour De France

 

The 105th edition of the tour is going directly past the front of the campsite and on Saturday 7th July, 2018 anyone on holiday on L’Oceano d’Or will be treated to front row seats!

Thomas James Holidays Vendee Tour De France

 

 

The Vendee is holding the first 2 of the 21 different stages covering over 3329 km. There will be 176 riders taking part (22 teams with 8 riders in each) and the winner will take home €500000.

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The 1st stage starts on the Island of Normoutier, passes through St Gilles Croix de Vie, Les Sables d’Olonne, Talmont St Hilaire and Jard Sur Mer before ending at Fontenay Le Comte.

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We have still got dates available on Camping L’Oceano d’Or for summer 2018…..send an email to info@thomasjamesholidays.co.uk or give us a ring on 01942 387047 if you want front row seats to the Tour de France