27th Sept 2019 - Supercar Rally - Geneva to Saint Tropez
Outline Itinerary - Geneva to Monte Carlo Supercar Rally
27th September - Arrivals / Briefing
Flights into Geneva International Airport – transfer downtown to the Metropole Hotel. At 17:00 hours, we will conduct a full briefing and walkthrough on the rooftop bar of the hotel, where individual road-books and touring packs will be distributed. For persons renting cars, then the car handovers will take place from 18:00. Briefing over, everyone is free to head out at leisure into the city.
Overnight: 5 Star Superior La Reserva Geneva – twin/ double rooms
28th Sept - the French Rhone Alps
Drive one will take the group south from Geneva, around Lake Anncey, and into the regional parcs of Chartreuse and Vercors, where we will drive a series of wonderful sweeping mid height mountain passes, through this often deserted region of the Rhone Alps. We will stop in the heart of the Parcs for lunch, before continuing south to the city of Valence, where we will spend the evening at the acaliamed Maison Pic, with it's 3 Star Michelin Chef (dine there or at the hotels Bistro restaurant, the choice is yours)
Driving Time: 5hrs driving, 280km, plus stops
Overnight: 5 Star Superior Maison Pic
29th Sept - Into the Alps Maritimes / Tour de France Mont Ventoux
Todays drive will take us south east from the Rhone Valley, and into the heart of Provence - where we will head directly to the most famous mountain in Provence, and probably the most famous mountain climb in the Tour de France, Mont Ventoux. We will make the 60km drive to the summit, and back down, taking lucnh in the rolling hills of Provence, besides a fine vineyard. Next, we will drive a loop of the wondrful Luberon Valley, stopping at the most famous town in Luberon, Gordes, before heading to the beautiful La Coquillade village, an incredible village, transformed into a 5 Star Oasis amongst the rolling hills of Provence
Driving Time: 5 hours driving, 280km, plus stops
Overnight: 5 Star Superior La Coquillade – twin rooms
30th Sept - Gorge Verdon + Route Napoleon
Our final drive starts with a run through the sweeping Luberon Valley, east to the edge of the National Parc Verdon and the incredible Lac de Croix. From here, we head directly onto the spactacular Gorge Verdon, following the southern route (faster, more sweeps, less traffic) east, and deeper into the National Parc and up to the small village of Castellane, directly on Route Napoleon for lunch. The final stretch of the drive is one of the best in France, the incredible Route Napoleon, which we will follow south, down to the coast, and along to Saint Tropez for the final evening. That night the group will head out into the port of Saint Tropez to enjoy the local hospitality, and nightlife.
Driving Time: 5 hours driving, 260KM, plus stops
Overnight: 5 Star Hotel de Paris, Saint Tropez – twin rooms
1st Oct - Day at Leisure in Saint Tropez / Departures
Spend a final day at leisure in Monaco, before your personal onward plans.
Price: €3575 (per entrant)