Liége - Bastogne - Liége

April 22, 2017

Tour Info

  • CATEGORY:  granfondo of the world
  • DATES: April 22, 2017
  • NIGHTS: 5 nights, 6 days
  • HOTEL CATEGORY: 3*
  • MEAL PLAN: Breakfast Buffet

PRICE:

on request

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Tour Details

Join Bike Division and take part to this legendary race, dating back to 1892!

Liège-Bastogne-Liège, also known as "La Doyenne" is truly the oldest race among the northern classics. The first edition took place as far back as 1892 and since then every year, except for a few years of interruption during the two world wars, the most important cyclists of the world have challenged each other on this legendary course!

The Tour package includes
  • 4 Nights in double room in – 3° Hotel in the centre of Liege
  • 1 Night in double room in – 3° Hotel in Brussels
  • 6 Breakfast Buffet
  • Local Hotel Tax
  • Registration Fee Liège-Bastogne-Liège (guaranteed)
  • Bike Division Support vehicle and professional mechanical assistance
  • Bus Transport to get to the pro race race/finish and other view spots on the race course
  • Bike Division Gift (celebrating the event)
NOT INCLUDED, BUT AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST:
  • FLIGHT way/return
  • HALF BOARD/EXTRA MEAL
  • SINGLE room supplement
  • Bike Rental (available upon request)
DAY 1 – Thursday – 21/04/2016

Arrival at airport; Transfer to Hotel, Check-In, Briefing on the event.

DAY 2 – Friday – 22/04/2016
  • Morning: Mechanic available for bike set up.
  • Afternoon (14:00 – 18:30): Bike Tour and Race Packet Pickup with Andrea Tonti
  • Evening (19:30): Dinner at owns choice (In the Hotel for those who chose Half-Board option)
DAY 3 – Saturday – 23/04/2016
LIÈGE – BASTOGNE – LIÈGE RANDONEÉ* – Amateur Race day

Morning: Early Breakfast at 6:00. Further assistance by our mechanic Paolo before start Different start times depending on length of course chosen (Start at 6:30 until 10:00):
Long – 273 Km
Medium – 156 Km
Short – 75 Km
Along the course you will find Bike Division Mechanic Paolo for additional assistance

Evening (19:30): Dinner at owns choice (In the Hotel for those who chose Half-Board option)

* The amateur event is in fact a randoneé with timing on special segments (legendary cotes) of all athletes, and whose real-time ranking will be available online for relatives and friends to follow.
Here below the main cotes that will be time-stamped for all athletes:

  • Côte de Stockeu : 1000m - 11,0%
  • Col du Rosier : 3900m - 6,0%
  • Côte de La Redoute : 1900m - 8,0%
  • Côte de la Roche aux Faucons : 1400m - 9,9%
  • Côte de Saint-Nicolas : 1200m - 7,6%

DAY 4 – Sunday – 24/04/2016
LIÈGE – BASTOGNE – LIÈGE (Pro-Race Day)
  • Meeting point in the hotel reception and walk to the race start nearby the hotel, in the centre of Liege. After the start we will go by bus to watch the champs climb up the Côte de Saint Roche (125 km). We proceed next by bus to the finish point at Ans.
  • Afternoon: Back to the hotel and enjoy the memorable event experience with all your bike friends.
  • Evening (19:30): Dinner at owns choice (In the Hotel for those who chose Half-Board option).
DAY 5 – Monday – 25/04/2016
  • Morning: Meeting point in the hotel reception, check out and Transfer by bus to Brussels
  • Afternoon: Guided Tour of Brussels
  • Evening (19:30): Dinner at owns choice (In the Hotel for those who chose Half-Board option).
DAY 6 – Tuesday – 26/04/2016

Morning: Check-out hotel, transfer to the airport and flights back to each ones destinations.