Said to be the pinnacle of motorsport, join us as we experience the famous 24 hour endurance race at Le Mans. We travel by coach to the Sarthe circuit, in France, where tickets are included to the spectacular live action, of the 24 hour race. Enjoy a weekend packed with fun, thrills and a spectacular atmosphere, as fans travel from near and far to watch the teams battle it out to become champion, in this test of endurance of both man and machine.
You will stay on the first and last nights in a minimum 2-star hotel, such as the Carline Caen Nord. The hotel will have a restaurant and bar.
Local departure by coach, then to the Caen area for an overnight stay.
Day 2 24 Hours of Le Mans
The 24 Hours Le Mans is the world's oldest active sports car race and has been held since 1923. Today we travel to the famous Sarthe Circuit for the 24 Hours of Le Mans, which is the most famous endurance race in the world. The Sarthe circuit contains a mixture of closed public roads and the specialist racing track and so this is why the drivers have to balance their car's ability and speed for the changing circuit. We park within close proximity to the circuit and include a general admission ticket to the race. You will have the day and night at leisure to enjoy the race and the many other activities around the circuit, and experience the true 24 hours of Le Mans! The coach will be available throughout the day and night should you wish to return for any additional clothing, or to relax.
Day 3 24 Hours of Le Mans
As the 24 Hours Le Mans continues through the night and into the morning you have plenty of time to get some food and refreshments from one of the many facilities at the track. The 24 Hours Le Mans original purpose was not to show the speed of the cars but to show the reliability of them, over a long duration and with as little time spent in the 'pits' as possible, which you will be able to see first hand while watching the race. So enjoy the remaining hours from dusk till dawn and the finish of this famous endurance race. When the race has finished and the winner as been confirmed don't forget to watch the winners presentations before we return to the Caen area for an overnight stay.
You will have the option to book your own flights independently with the operator.
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