Vuelta 2021: Route and stages

Vuelta 2021Burgos hosts the Big Start of the Vuelta a España at Saturday 14 August. As always, it is a race for the climbers. As early as stage 3 the finish lies atop the steep Picón Blanco. The last week features finish climbs to the iconic Lagos de Covadonga and on the monstrous Gamoniteiro. The race finishes on Sunday 5 September. (Slideshow route/profile)

Read more about the route of the 2021 Vuelta a España.

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Vuelta a España 2021 stages

date start – finish km type
1 14-8 Vuelta 2021 route stage 1 Burgos – Burgos 8 ITT
2 15-8 Vuelta 2021 route stage 2 Caleruega – Burgos 169.5 flat
3 16-8 Vuelta 2021 route stage 3 Santo Domingo de Silos – Picón Blanco 203 mountains
4 17-8 Vuelta 2021 route stage 4 El Burgo de Osma – Molina de Aragón 163.6 flat
5 18-8 Vuelta 2021 route stage 5 Tarancón – Albaceite 184.4 flat
6 19-8 Vuelta 2021 route stage 6 Requena – Cullera 159 hills
7 20-8 Vuelta 2021 route stage 7 Ganía – Balcón de Alicante 152 hills
8 21-8 Vuelta 2021 route stage 8 Santa Pola – La Manga del Mar Menor 163.3 flat
9 22-8 Vuelta 2021 route stage 9 Puerto Lumbreras – Alto de Velefique 187.8 mountains
23-8 rest day
10 24-8 Vuelta 2021 route stage 10 Roquetas del Mar – Rincón de la Victoria 190.2 hills
11 25-8 Vuelta 2021 route stage 11 Antequera – Valdepeñas de Jáen 131.6 hills
12 26-8 Vuelta 2021 route stage 12 Jáen – Córdoba 166.7 hills
13 27-8 Vuelta 2021 route stage 13 Belmez – Villanueva de la Serena 197.2 flat
14 28-8 Vuelta 2021 route stage 14 Don Benito – Pico Villuercas 159.7 mountains
15 29-8 Vuelta 2021 route stage 15 Navalmoral de la Mata – El Barraco 193.4 mountains
30-8 rest day
16 31-8 Vuelta 2021 route stage 16 Laredo – Santa Cruz de Bezana 170.8 flat
17 1-9 Vuelta 2021 route stage 17 Unquera – Lagos de Covadonga 181.6 mountains
18 2-9 Vuelta 2021 route stage 18 Salas – Gamoniteiro 159.2 mountains
19 3-9 Tapia de Casariego – Monforte de Lemos 187.8 flat
20 4-9 Sanxenxo – Mos 173.6 hills
21 5-8 Padrón – Santiago de Compostela 33.7 ITT

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