Tour de France: What you need to know

The Tour de France is the most popular cycling race in Europe, with fans from all over the world visiting the beautiful region of the Pyrenees to experience the sport.

The race has also seen an explosion in popularity as it has been rebranded as the Tour de Italy, with many more races expected to be held in Italy in the future.

Below, we take a look at the most important things to do before and after the Tour in Italy, to help you plan your trip.