Giro 2014 route and stagesFriday, May 9th, the 2014 Giro d’Italia starts in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The race finishes on June 1st in the city of Trieste on the Adriatic Coast. The penultimate stage sees a tough finish up the daunting Monte Zoncolan, a 1,735 metre monster in the Carnic Alps.  (Route maps)

Click on the individual stages in the chart below for detailed information on the route. Click here to read a summary of the full course.

Giro 2014 stage scheme:

Stage Date Start en finish Length Type
1 Fr 9 May Giro 2014 stage 1 Belfast (N-Irl) – Belfast 21.7 km team time trial
2 Sa 10 May Giro 2014 stage 2 Belfast – Belfast 218.0 km flat
3 Su 11 May Giro 2014 stage 3 Armagh (N-Irl) – Dublin (Irl) 187.0 km flat
Mo 12 May rest day / transport
4 Tu 13 May Giro 2014 stage 4 Giovinazzo – Bari 121.0 km flat
5 We 14 May Giro 2014 stage 5 Tarente – Viggiano 200.0 km mountains
6 Th 15 May Giro 2014 stage 6 Sassano – Montecassino 247.0 km hilly
7 Fr 16 May Giro 2014 stage 7 Frosinone – Foligno 214.0 km flat
8 Sa 17 May Giro 2014 stage 8 Foligno – Montecopiolo 174.0 km mountains
9 Su 18 May Giro 2014 stage 9 Lugo – Sestola 174.0 km mountains
Mo 19 May rest day
10 Tu 20 May Giro 2014 stage 10 Modena – Salsomaggiore Terme 184.0 km flat
11 We 21 May Giro 2014 stage 11 Collecchio – Savona 249.0 km hilly
12 Th 22 May Giro 2014 stage 12 Barbaresco – Barolo 46.4 km ITT
13 Fr 23 May Giro 2014 stage 13 Fossano – Rivarolo Canavese 158.0 km
14 Sa 24 May Giro 2014 stage 14 Agliè – Oropa 162.0 km mountains
15 Su 25 May Giro 2014 stage 15 Valdengo – Plan di Montecampione 217.0 km flat/summit finish
Mo 26 May rest day
16 Tu 27 May Giro 2014 stage 16 Ponte di Legno – Val Martello 139.0 km mountains
17 We 28 May Giro 2014 stage 17 Sarnonico – Vittorio Veneto 204.0 km flat
18 Th 29 May Giro 2014 stage 18 Belluno – Rifugio Panarotta 171.0 km mountains
19 Fr 30 May Giro 2014 stage 19 Bassano del Grappa – Cima Grappa 21.7 km ITT (mountain)
20 Sa 31 May Giro 2014 stage 20 Maniago – Monte Zoncolan 167.0 km mountains
21 Su 1 June Giro 2014 stage 21 Gemona del Friuli – Trieste 169.0 km flat

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Giro d'Italia 2014 - The route and the stages
Giro d'Italia 2014 - The route and the stages

Giro d'Italy 2014 the routeThe 2014 Giro is dedicated to the memory of Marco Pantani, 10 years after his death and 16 after his Giro win, with two summit finishes where he celebrated stage wins in 1998 and also his favorite training climb. It's 9 summit finishes in total and a very heavy final week making this a dream route for Il Pirata.

Giro 2014 Stage 1 BelfastFriday, May 9 – The 2014 edition of the Giro d'Italia will begin in the city of Belfast, Northern Ireland. Stage 1 is a 21.7 kilometre team time trial. The stage finishes in the city centre.

Giro 2014 Stage 2 BelfastSaturday, May 10 – The 2014 Giro d'Italia remains centered around Belfast. Just like yesterday’s team time trial, stage 2 starts and ends in the Northern Ireland capital. A longer day in the saddle in store however with 218 kilometres to cover.

Giro 2014 Stage 3 DublinSunday, May 11 - The third and final stage of the Giro’s Irish holiday starts in the town of Armagh in Northern Ireland. The riders face 187 kilometres in the saddle before a likely bunch sprint in the streets of Dublin.

Giro 2014 stage 4 BariTuesday, May 13 – Riders resume the 2014 Giro after their stint in Ireland just above the heel of the Italian boot in Puglia. Stage 4 is a flat 121 kilometres between Giovinazzo and the city of Bari. The first real hills begin tomorrow....

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Giro 2014 Route stage 5: Tarente – Viggiano
Giro 2014 Route stage 6: Sassano – Montecassino
Giro 2014 Route stage 7: Frosinone – Foligno
Giro 2014 Route stage 9: Lugo – Sestola
Giro 2014 Route stage 10: Modena – Salsomaggiore Terme
Giro 2014 Route stage 11: Collecchio – Savona
Giro 2014 Route stage 13: Fossano – Rivarolo Canavese
Giro 2014 Route stage 8: Foligno – Montecopiolo
Giro 2014 Route stage 12: Barbaresco – Barolo
Giro 2014 Route stage 14: Agliè – Oropa
Giro 2014 Route stage 15: Valdengo – Plan di Montecampione
Giro 2014 Route stage 16: Ponte di Legno – Val Martello
Giro 2014 Route stage 17: Sarnonico – Vittorio Veneto
Giro 2014 Route stage 18: Belluno – Rifugio Panarotta
Giro 2014 Route stage 19: Bassano del Grappa – Cima Grappa
Giro 2014 Route stage 20: Maniago – Monte Zoncolan
Giro 2014 Route stage 21: Gemona del Friuli - Trieste