Feel the rush! The 6 stage tour kicks of the pro season each year. The Tour offers unprecedented access to the racers at the start-finish areas and at the Tour Down Under Village set in down town Adelaide. Along with watching a great race live each day, ride in the beautiful Adelaide hills on fully guided rides each day!
Details for the 2014 Santos Tour Down Under will be out later this year. We are already taking bookings for 2014 so contact us now and register your interest
In January every year the worlds cycling elite head to Adelaide in South Australia to compete in the 6-day long Tour Down Under.
The top European teams use this race to begin their intense racing and training phase for the European summer season. The Tour down under is the only UCI Pro Tour bike race in the southern Hemisphere, giving you the chance to see your favorite pro teams racing and possibly even ride with them.
This Tour offers unprecedented access to the racers at the start-finish areas and at the Tour Down Under Village set in down town Adelaide. Since 2008 our customers and guides had the chance to met Greg Henderson, Tim Gudsell, Hayden Roulston, Tour de France star Robbie McEwen, Paul Sherwin, and 5 times Tour de France champion Miguel Indurain. Some of our clients were also lucky enough to ride with Team CSC, George Hincapie, Team Lampre and a host of other superstars.
In Adelaide you can ride, sip coffee and rub shoulders with the stars of world cycling. The stages are set around Adelaide and the famous wine areas of this region, mixing the culture of wine with the culture of cycling.
Lance Armstrong used this race in 2009 to start his come back and rode again in 2010 and 2011 with his Radio Shack team.
The Legends night dinner in 2013 was HUGE with Andy Schleck, Phillipe Gilbert and Bernard Hinault as the guest speakers along with Paul Sherwan and Phil Liggett. No doubt mores stars will be centre stage in 2014.
The BUPA Challenge Tour is also back for 2014. This is a festival style ride open to the public and attracts thousands of riders. It follows the exact route the pros will race along during stage 4 later in the day
Fully guided rides will be available each day (except the rest day) taking you past golden beaches and local vineyards.
All rides will be a minimum of 3 hours with the average ride being 3 1/2 hours.
Option 1 (Luxury accommodation)
Starting from NZ$TBA per person (twin share).Pricing is subject to change
Option 2: (Standard accommodation)
Starting from NZ$TBA per person.(Twin Share).Pricing is subject to change
Extra Apartment accommodation options are available on request.