Grand Départ 2019 Tour de France —
How proud we are! After a first time in 1985, the Grand Départ of the 106th edition of the Tour de France will take place in Brussels! The third largest sporting event in the world will take off in Belgium from 1 to 7 July 2019. The first stage will take place on Saturday 6 July and will drive through Flanders and Wallonia. A team time trial of 28 km takes place on Sunday 7 July in our beautiful city.
It will also be the opportunity to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the yellow jersey and the 50th anniversary of Eddy Merckx’ first victory of the Tour de France.
As of now the European capital is preparing to welcome this mythical race and to shine once again!