The warm sunshine of July is on it’s way, and with it the exciting time of the Tour de France. Time to make these 23 days unforgettable with a lovely vacation in France and the perfect viewing experience of the tour, by finding the best campsites along the route. So, pack your bags and find the motorhome that will make your trip easier and more comfortable. Let’s go!
1. Camping Galgebierg
In the beautiful forests of southern Luxembourg you will find Camping Galgebierg. This campsite is ideally located, as there are three different spots to cheer on the participants. Not only is it a useful spot for the Tour, but also a lovely place to celebrate your holidays with a free bus to town. The town has a variety of activities and great places to visit, as well as an awesome swimming pool! During the year, the site team organizes excursions and guided hikes, ensuring there is something for everyone.
Prices start from: €15 / £13.60
Location: 49.484586, 5.986257
2. Camping la Jonquille
Camping la Jonquille is a small but picturesque nature campsite in the hills of northern France. From the campsite, you have a beautiful view of forests and fields, stretching out endlessly. The cyclists pass the campsite during the fifth stage of the Tour de France. Apart from that, the campsite is perfect for a quiet and deservedly lazy holiday. It has a common room with books, games, a large table, a kitchenette and even a café. If you want to learn more about Northern France, you can just ask for tourist information at the reception!
Prices start from: €14 / £12.50 - Unfortunately, you cannot pay by credit card or mastercard (cash only).
Location: 47.900675, 6.057641
3. Camping le Paradis
If you are looking for a luxurious holiday, look no further than this 5-star nature campsite, in the beautiful village of Saint Léon-sur-Vézère. The tenth stage of the Tour de France passes directly by Camping le Paradis, so be sure not to miss the action. The campsite also offers many fun activities, ensuring it’s an unforgettable stay. Hikers and cyclists can enjoy the main paths between the medieval Sarlat and Lascaux. Afterwards, relax in the cool river, indoor pool and spa, or the landscaped gardens and relish in the warmth of southern France! Pets are allowed under certain conditions.
Prices start from: €25 / £23
Location: 44.722151, 1.374754
4. Camping Yellow! Le Pré Lombard
If you’d like to cool down after all the excitement from the Tour de France, you can take advantage of the campsite’s heated swimming pool and spa, or enjoying a local glass of wine at the wine bar. If you wish to take part in some sporting activities yourself, then you can easily do that in the vicinity of the campsite! 25 kilometers from the campsite is the legendary climb to Plateau de Beille. Hikers can enjoy the breathtaking uninterrupted view of the region. Children can also have fun at Camping Le Pre Lombard! Guided and supervised by qualified activity organizers.
Prices starting from: €20 / £18
Location: 42.839860, 1.611897
5. Camping Campéole Le Courounba
Another tough stage of the Tour de France, and an exhilarating part to watch! At this campsite, you view the Tour de France at three different sections. 25 kilometers from the campsite, the seventeenth stage finishes in Serre Chevalier. The next day, the eighteenth stage begins in Briançon, another 17 kilometers away. Stage nineteen begins in Embrun, which is 38 kilometers from the campsite. Camping Campéole Le Courounba is also ideally located in the Alps! This place is for the real adventurers, featuring over 700 walking and cycling paths, climbing, horse riding, fishing, and even watersports. And if you’re just looking for some relaxation away from all the stress in your daily life, enjoy the unspoilt countryside around the campsite. Breath in the clear air, relax and compose your thoughts… or enjoy the ecological pool where you have breathtaking views of Mont Brison!
Minimum stay: 1 week.
Prices starting from: €30 / £27 per night
Location: 44.825217, 6.523703
What are you waiting for? Rent a campervan easily at Goboony , and enjoy an unforgettable holiday in France! Experience the freedom, nature, and delicious food, all while experiencing the excitement of the Tour de France!