Camping Holidays in the Pyrénées
With grueling routes covering some of France's most beautifully scenic regions, the Tour de France is an iconic cycle race, attracting huge crowds along the route. The Grand Départ of 2020 takes place on the 27th June in the city of Nice, with the 170km route on day 1 finishing with a sprint along the Promendade des Anglais. Day 2 again starts and ends in Nice with a trip into the mountains along the way. The races finishes in Paris in July.
At the start of August the ‘Fête du mouton’ or La Luz Sheep Day, celebrates the gastronomic star of the valley - Barèges-Gavarnie sheep! Visit the local and regional producers markets, dog shows and shearing demonstrations, and enjoy some food tasting. 2020 date to be confirmed.