Tour De France 2016 Route Revealed! Our Reaction

Published on October 21st 2015


The Tour de France 2016 route has been revealed. Who will the course favour? Chris Froome? Tom Dumoulin? Here are our thoughts so far. Click here to subscribe to GCN: Tell us your thoughts on the route and your predictions for the race down in the comments. After a 2015 route that heavily favoured the climbers like Nairo Quintana, the 2016 Tour has a slightly more balanced route, with more time trial kilometers included. The race is 3517km long, with 9 mountain stages including a finish at the summit of Mont Ventoux, 2 time trials and 7 sprint stages. Watch more on GCN: Top 10 Tour de France Facts: Mont Ventoux Epic Climb: Buy GCN cycling kit - USA: Rest of World: Get GCN T-Shirts and hoodies: Photos: © Bettiniphoto / & ©Tim De Waele /