Tour de France 2019

Must See Cities

    Tour de France 2019

    Must See Cities

    The month of July is the official start of the legendary cyclist competition, the Tour de France 2019. For its 106th edition, the start of the race will take place in Brussels, Belgium. This new route, which varies each year, passes through many beautiful French cities. Discover our selection of the best host towns and charter a private jet/ helicopter to reach your final destination. 

    Reims:

    The city of Reims, known for being the city of the coronation of France royalty, is home to a rich historical and cultural heritage with Unesco World Heritage sites such as the Cathedrale Notre-Dame, the Palais du Tau or the Basilique Saint Rémi.  Today, the fame of the city is also due to the prestigious producers of Champagne located in the region. 

    Charter a private jet to Reims

    The Reims-Prunay aerodrome is located about twenty minutes from the city center of Reims and can accept turboprop aircraft. For other private jet operations, contact our team to organize a helicopter transfer from Paris or Châlons-Vatry. 

     

    Colmar:

    Located between Strasbourg and Mulhouse, Colmar bathes in the Alsatian tradition. The “Little Venice”, unveils a maze of winding alleys with typical half-timbered houses, flower-filled fountains, and bridges. With its recent extension of the Unterliden Museum, its town's history, rich culinary and wine heritage, Colmar is a must-see for visitors traveling through the Alsace region.

    Charter a Private Jet to Colmar: 

    With a 1600 meters runway, the Colmar–Houssen airport can welcome turboprops and very light or light jet. The airport is located about 20 minutes away from the city center. 

    Albi:

    Albi is home to a historical city center and Unesco World Heritage monuments. The Episcopal city houses the Palais Bernie and its Toulouse-Lautrec museum as well as the Cathedral Sainte-Cécile.  Albi is also known for its gourmet gastronomy and numerous itineraries along the Tarn river.

    Charter a Private jet to Albi :

    Albi-Le Séquestre Airfield is located a few kilometers from the city center.  Larger aircraft can operate from and to Toulouse-Blagnac airport, located about fifty minutes from Albi. Our charter team is available to optimize your journey. 

     

    Gap: 

    Town of the high Alps region, the city of Gap, is located north of the French riveria. The unique architecture can be defined as a subtle blend of Provence inspired and mountain styles.  While waiting for the Tour de France, visitors can enjoy the departmental museum of the Hautes-Alpes, town hall or the city center and its bustling Jean–Marcelli square. 

    Charter a Private Jet to Gap: 

    Getting to Gap is quite complex, as airports fitted to welcome private jets are few hours from the city itself. Contact our team to organize your trip to Grenoble, Marseille or Avignon and transfer to Gap.

    Charter a private jet Reims, Colmar, Albi or Gap:

    Contact our team to charter a private jet from or to Reims, Colmar, Albi or Gap. Available 24/7, our teams answer all your private jet requests. Contact us at or fill out the form on our website.

    Our concierge is available 24/7 to organize your transfers (helicopter or limousine), your hotel reservations, yacht reservations, security, or any other special request.

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