Lonely Planet Writer

2015 Tour de France route to take in Alpe d'Huez

Tour de France.
Tour de France. Image by Chris Brown / CC BY 2.0

The official route for the 2015 Tour de France , which is to take place between 4-26 July, was unveiled on Wednesday. For the first time in the history of the race, the ski resort area of Alpe d’Huez in the French Alps will be climbed in the penultimate stage before the final leg in Paris. Read more: thelocal.fr