Lille

An often overlooked part of France that in our opinion should be higher on the list. A fantastic mix of culture and sport that is a serious contrast from what the city was a few decades ago. A city that has all the elements for a very memorable tour in France.

Introducing: Lille

Top 5: Lille

1. Bicycle tour of the city 

2. Watch Lille OSC compete in the french football league

3. Play tour fixtures in both France and Belgium 

4. Mountain Bike Excursions 

5. Excellent Architecture around the city 

A Weekend in Lille

Day One

Travel to Lille via your preferred method of travel

Arrive at your City Centre Accommodation

Spend the evening sightseeing 

Dinner at the Hotel

 

Day Two

Wake Up to a Full Continental Breakfast

Transfer to a Rugby Club in Lille ahead of your first game

TOUR MATCH ONE

Post Match Reception, Food & Hospitality

Afternoon at 'French Go-Ape'

Return to the Hotel 

Day Three

Continental Breakfast

Transfer to another Local Rugby Club for your Second Game 

TOUR MATCH TWO

Post Match Dinner & Hospitality

Day Four

After Breakfast, enjoy some sightseeing in Lille

Check-Out of the Hostel

Return Home

Key Information

The Rugby

Lille's geographic location near the border,  means that you can be across the border and into Belgium within an hour. As well as being at the heart of northern Frances rugby hot spot. 

 

Ferry

Dover to Calais or Dover to Dunkirk makes France very accessible to the rest of the UK. A short coach transfer from Calais and you will be in the Lille. 

Air

Flights to northern France are widely available throughout the UK to Paris and Lille. 

 

IBIS Lille Centre Beffroi

The hotel is situated in the city center, close to the Lille Flandres (514 yards) and Lille Europe (0.6
miles) train stations, just 10 minutes’ walk from the Euralille shopping and business center and 5
minutes from the Lille Grand Palais. It offers 140 rooms, a bar and 2 meeting rooms.