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24-26 May 2019
Pau Historic Grand Prix

The Grand Prix de Pau Historique race is run around a tight street circuit laid out round this lovely French town. The Pau circuit is similar to Monte Carlo, with a fantastic mix of fast and slow tight sections. 

Previous winners of the Pau Grand Prix race include, Nuvolari, Fangio, Ascari, Trintignant, Jim Clark, Phil Hill, Jackie Stewart, Jean Alesi and Lewis Hamilton. 

24-26 May 2019
From £299.00 Per Person
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Overview

Pau has a truly unique atmosphere during the Historic Grand Prix race weekend and the whole town comes alive up for the event. As race circuits go, very few can offer such a breath taking atmosphere with such beautiful countryside and stunning mountain panoramas as a back drop. 

This charming and characterful circuit is a must for any fan of historic racing and the Pau circuit layout has not changed since 1933.

If you would like to extend your trip, Pau's southern location in France makes it a great stopping off point for a longer European road trip. The mountain roads of the Pyrenees and Andorra are only a short drive away offering some truly spectacular scenery. 

Just call us to tailor-make the perfect 2019 Pau Historic Grand Prix holiday!

 

Itinerary

3 or 4 nights by Car 

Our 2019 Pau Historic Grand Prix tours are based on Dover to Calais crossings, departing on the Thursday or Friday and returning on the Monday. We can, if you prefer, reserve Eurotunnel crossings from Folkestone to Calais or the longer cross channel routes with Brittany Ferries. Alternative crossings and on board accommodation will incur supplements and you will be advised of the full cost before you confirm your booking with us. The longer crossings, particularly the overnight sailings, are extremely popular and we recommend you book early to secure your space.

Our four night prices are based on arrival in your hotel on Thursday and three nights on arrival on Friday. If you would like to arrive earlier or stay longer or travel via air - just ask and we can arrange this for you.

Thursday 23 or Friday 24 May

Check in at your port of departure in good time for your crossing to France. 
If you would like to travel out to France earlier and would like us to arrange accommodation for you or your group for additional nights on your journey down from the UK we would be more than happy to do so-please call us to discuss your plans on 0116 231 1222.   

Check in to your hotel where accommodation is reserved for you for three or four nights on bed and breakfast basis.

Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 May

Enjoy practice and qualifying on Saturday with the racing taking place for all categories on Sunday.
With your included race tickets you will have access to the paddock areas and a grandstand seat. You will also have access to the fantastic viewing area of La Palmeraie on the outside of turn 1.

Monday 27 May

Check out of your hotel and make your way back to the port for your return crossing to the UK.

 

Prices based on travel by ferry
Accommodation No Nights
2 Persons per car
Single Supplement

Hôtel de Gramont - Pau Centre Ville

Standard Double

3
 
£299
£100

Hôtel de Gramont - Pau Centre Ville

Superior Double

3
£349
£130

 

Hotel Appart'City Pau Hyper Centre

 

3
£419
£150
4
£499
£200

 

Prices based on travel by Eurostar 
Accommodation No Nights  2 Persons per car Single Supplement 

Hôtel de Gramont - Pau Centre Ville

Standard Double

3 £329 £100

Hôtel de Gramont - Pau Centre Ville

Superior Double

3 £379 £130
Hotel Appart'City Pau Hyper Centre  3 £449 £150
4 £509 £200

 

Prices per person based on 2 people sharing a room and vehicle. 

N.B. The price does not include Vehicle Breakdown Insurance

The tour prices include the following:

  • Your ferry or Eurotunnel crossing as detailed above
  • 3 or 4 nights accommodation on bed and breakfast basis 
  • Public parking areas are available very close to the Hôtel de Gramont
  • A reserved parking space is included at the Hotel Appart'City Pau Hyper Centre
  • Weekend admission, grandstand seat and paddock access

Please note the 2019 dates are still provisional at this stage but if the dates were to change, we would amend your reservation free of charge. 

 

Travelling by Eurotunnel Le Shuttle

With a crossing time of only 35 minutes from Folkestone to Calais, Eurotunnel Le Shuttle offers the fastest Channel crossing with your car and you can choose from up to 4 departures an hour during peak periods.

With its own motorway junction (11a M20), access to the Passenger Terminal couldn't be simpler.  Prior to boarding the shuttles, you will pass through both UK and French frontier controls which means on arrival in France, you simply drive off the shuttle and onto the European motorway network. 

You also have the option to upgrade to FlexiPlus where you will benefit from a dedicated check-in, exclusive lounge serving complimentary non-alcoholic drinks and snacks and priority boarding on the next available shuttle. Let us know if you're interested in upgrading!

Hotels

Hotel de Gramont

Situated in the historic centre of Pau a 5 minute walk from the Château de Pau, Hotel de Gramont dates from the 18th century. The hotel offers a lounge bar and a billiards rooms.

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Appart'City Pau Hyper Centre

Located in the heart of Pau, the hotel offers furnished apartments only a five minute walk from the circuit.
Each room has a reserved parking space included* 

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