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Tour de France

Grand Départ

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Europe's most bike-friendly nation

With a network of national cycle routes spanning 4,770 kilometers and a strong cycling culture come rain or shine, Denmark is Europe’s most bike-friendly nation. We are delighted to be hosting the start of the world’s most prestigious cycling race in 2022. The Tour de France Grand Départ will roll through some of Denmark’s most historic cities, beautiful landscapes and past breathtaking architecture. 

Scroll on to find press kits and all you need to know about the places along the route

Find facts and figures on cycling in Denmark here

Stage 1

Voted World's Best Cycling City in 2019, Copenhagen is first stop on the route, showcasing Amalienborg Castle, the Little Mermaid, parks, waterfront scenes and more. 

See Copenhagen press kit here 

Fietsvakantie bestemmingen, Denemarken, Kopenhagen

Explore cycling in Copenhagen

Stage 2

A historic start in front of Roskilde Cathedral, a windswept sprint across the Great Belt Bridge and a spectacular finish in Nyborg. Just wow. 

Download Roskilde presskit here 

Download Nyborg presskit here

Cyclist in Roskilde, Denmark

Full speed in Roskilde

Fietsvakantie bestemmingen, Denemarken, Tour de France route 2022

Nyborg on two wheels

Stage 3

From challenging hills in Vejle, to the historic Jelling Rune Stones, Christiansfeld UNESCO World Heritage site, and a final sprint to the finish line in Sønderborg. 

Download Vejle press kit here

Download Sønderborg press kit here

Top 10 Actieve Vakantie bestemmingen: Denemarken

Go off road in Vejle

Couple with bikes at Sønderborg Castle, South Jutland

Bike through Sønderborg

Press contact

Need to know more? Get in touch with our press contacts. 

Anna Orlando

PR & Press Manager, Italy & France

aor@visitdenmark.com

Kathrine Lind Gustavussen

Denmark, International PR Consultant

klg@visitdenmark.com

Mobile:+45 2065 3358

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