The Grand Départ will kick off at the foot of the dramatic Mont St Michel in North Brittany, and the ensuing 188km will take in some truly stunning coastal views up to Utah Beach, one of the Normandy D-Day landing beaches on 6th June 1944.
Tour de France
Tour de France 2016
If the whirr of wheels, the click of the gears and the cheer of the crowds makes your pulse quicken then chase that yellow jersey and get involved in the Tour de France!
2015's race saw Chris Froome and his Team Sky take the coveted yellow jersey. Can their success be repeated in 2016?
Many of our parcs are situated close to the action so you can follow the race and plan your own ‘Tour de France’, and full details of this year's route can be found below.
Le Grand Départ
Now everybody's warmed up and first day nerves are settled, day 2 sees a further 182km being covered. Beginning at Saint-Lô, the teams will take in more coastal views until they climb the punishing Côte de La Glacerie in Cherbourg to the finish line. That one should sort the wheat from the chaff!
Stage 5, Wednesday 6th July - Limoges to Le Lioran (216km) and stage 6, Thursday 7th July - Arpajon-sur-Cère to Montauban (187km)
Nearest parcs: Le Paradis, Les Péneyrals, Les Grottes de Roffy, Soleil Plage, La Palombière, Val d'Ussel
Stage 7, Friday 8th July - L'Isle-Jourdain to Lac de Payolle (162km)
Rest day on Monday 11th July in Andorra
Stage 12, Thursday 14th July - Montpellier to Mont Ventoux (185km)
Nearest parc: Domaine de Massereau
Stage 13 (individual time trial), Friday 15th July - Bourg-Saint-Andéol to La Caverne du Pont d'Arc (37km)
Stage 16, Monday 18th July - Moirans-en-Montagne to Bern (206km)
Nearest parc: Domaine de Chalain
Rest day on Tuesday 19th July in Bern
Stage 17, Wednesday 20th July - Bern to Finhaut-Emosson (184km)
Nearest parc: Bella Tola
Stage 18 (individual time trial), Thursday 21st July - Sallanches to Megève (17km) and stage 19, Friday 22nd July - Albertville to Saint-Gervais Mont Blanc (146km)
Nearest parcs: Camping Les Fontaines, La Ravoire, La Ferme de la Serraz
Stage 20, Sunday 24th July - Megève to Morzine (146km)