This package tour enables you to test your cycling prowess on the third stage of the Tour 2022 that runs through Sønderjylland. The route includes mountain sprints and downhill sections over the course of 5 days in which you’ll be cycling up through Sønderjylland in the wheel tracks of the Tour riders.
In the programme you can read more about places to stay overnight and the highlights you’ll be cycling past on the way. On arrival at your first overnight stay, you’ll receive a welcome package that includes a cycling guidebook to the third stage of the Tour 2022. In this, you’ll find a detailed description of the official tour stage, as well as an alternative route. The alternative route includes sections of the tour route, but also takes in a number of highlights found in Sønderjylland.
Your baggage will be transported from the place you’re staying overnight to the next venue, so all you need to do is get on your bike and enjoy the ride
No cycling is planned on this first day. If you arrive in Sønderborg early in the day, you can visit the town, which has a pleasant pedestrian precinct and waterfront, as well as boasting many restaurants. You can also visit Sønderborg Castle or the iconic windmill at Dybbøl Mølle and experience the area’s dramatic history at first hand. In the evening you’ll be sleeping at Danhostel Sønderborg City in a standard or luxury room. Danhostel Sønderborg City is situated in green surroundings close to the town centre.
The day begins with breakfast, after which you cycle to Aabenraa. The route takes you past Dybbøl Mølle and Gråsten Palace, which is worth a pitstop. You’ll spend the night at Hotel Fjordlyst in Aabenraa in one of their rooms situated in picturesque surroundings with a fantastic view of Aabenraa fjord or town. The hotel lies 1.5 km from a lovely beach, where you can cool off after a day in the saddle.
There’s breakfast at the hotel, after which the trip continues to Pinnebergheim close to the beach at Hejsager Stand. On the route you’ll cycle through the beautiful landscape that characterises Løjt land and along the coast at Côte de Genner Strand, which is the site of one of the mountain sprints on the Tour 2022.
In the evening you’ll be staying overnight at Pinnebergheim, which has great sea views and access to one of the best sandy beaches in the area. There’s a lovely garden and the opportunity to eat in their café, where they’re passionate about food made from local ingredients. You’ll be staying overnight in a double room with own bathroom and toilet, or otherwise in an apartment.
Breakfast is at Pinnebergheim, after which you continue your trip along the Tour route. Today you’ll be cycling through the towns of Haderslev and Christiansfeld, where you can take a break and enjoy the historical surroundings. The day also includes a mountain sprint at Côte de Hejlsminde Strand.
You’ll be spending the night at Danhostel Kolding, which is located close to the town in green surroundings and with views of the castle at Koldinghus, the castle lake, the harbour and the fjord. The town is known for its art and design, with exhibitions at Koldinghus, the museum at Trapholt and Design School Kolding. At the same time, there’s also a good park to play in for children, and free access for the whole family. You’ll be staying overnight in one of the large, light comfort rooms at Danhostel Kolding.
Breakfast at Danhostel Kolding prior to departure.
1x Guidebook to the third stage of the Tour 2022
4x Luggage transport