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Detour Tour de France 2022 i Vejle ved Fjordenhus

Tour de France 2022 in Vejle

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Save the date and look forward to 3 July 2022 when you can experience Tour de France in Vejle, which is the start city for the 3rd Stage of the race. Expect a grand street festival with big screens and activities in the four fan zones in Mariaparken in Vejle, in Jelling, by Koldingvej and in Ødsted.

On this page, you can find information about experiences along the 3rd Stage route around Vejle, on how to explore the Tour de France route on bicycle before the big day, as well as inspiration for your stay in Vejle during your the tour.

Drop by VisitVejle and learn more about the Grand Départ in Vejle with the AI avatar Victoria or grab a map of the route. Get an overview over the events before the big day (in Danish).

Kingdom of Cycling maskot Blåtand

Meet Vejle's Kingdom of Cycling mascot Bluetooth

Only in Vejle, you can experience the Kingdom of Cycling mascot "Bluetooth". As we count down to Tour de France, you will find the cuddly viking at events in Vejle and the area. Take a selfie with him and give him a high-five when you see him. 

Ofte stillede spørgsmål til Tour de France

Test Vejle's hills before Tour de France

Test Vejle's hills before Tour de France

Vejle offers some of Denmark’s most beautiful natural scenery and amazing cycling terrain, which also includes Denmark’s toughest hill climbs. Vejle is Kingdom of Cycling.

The area also has a completely unique history, including the Viking rune stones of Jelling. With Vejle’s proud traditions as host of the spectacular queen’s stage of the PostNord Danmark Rundt race, we can expect an exciting start of the tour and a unique experience for everyone. You are invited to test ride the Tour de France roads around Vejle. Download 16 Super Routes to your bike computer and get wheeling across Denmark’s best cycling terrain. You can also test the 3rd stage route:

Experiences along the 3rd Stage in Vejle

The 3rd Stage route will wind its way from Vejle to Sønderborg for approx. 183 km. The route passes Vejle’s magnificent waterfront and the Jelling Monuments, which is a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Find further information at tour.vejle.dk.

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The Jelling Monuments (UNESCO)
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The Jelling Monuments (UNESCO)

In the tenth century, King Harald Bluetooth had Denmark’s name engraved on a rune stone in Jelling and erected two barrows and a church. The Jelling Monuments have enjoyed UNESCO World Heritage patron...

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Fjordenhus
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Fjordenhus

Fjordenhus is Vejle’s iconic building by the city’s waterfront. World-renowned Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson has created the building, which is located in the harbour basin itself. Designate...

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Bryggen
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Bryggen

The Bryggen shopping centre in the heart of Vejle features many exciting store concepts. Explore an attractive selection of boutiques and cafés on two floor as well as a supermarket, which entice you ...

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Mariaparken – multi-purpose sports ground and ice rink

You will find the Mariaparken very centrally located west of the pedestrian street in Vejle. Here in the park you can relax in hammocks, enjoy barbecue picnics on the grass, or challenge family member...

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Vejle Music Theatre
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Vejle Music Theatre

Vejle Music Theatre is centrally located in Vejle with Hotel Scandic Jacob Gade as its nearest neighbour. Colourful columns decorated by artist Knud Nielsen adorn the entrance to this exciting cultura...

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Vejle Town Hall
Photo: Mads Fjeldsø Christensen

Vejle Town Hall

Vejle Town Hall (Vejle Rådhus) was built in 1878–79. The current building is the town's fourth town hall and is situated on the original location of a medieval convent. Today, the town hall houses the...

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Fårup Lake Kiosk and Boat Rental
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Fårup Lake Kiosk and Boat Rental

Fårup Lake Kiosk and Boat Rental (Fårup Sø Kiosk og Bådudlejning) offers rowing boat and pedalo hire. Experience one of the deepest lakes in the area with numerous fresh water springs. Along your boat...

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Stays during the Tour de France

Need a place to stay and dine during the Tour de France in Vejle? With our Gastro Guide, you can choose the perfect dining spots and accommodations for the weekend leading up to Sunday’s fan-zone street festivals. We recommend booking a table and accommodation well in advance.