Tour de France 2024 tribute to Italy starting from Florence under the sign of Bartali and Gastone Nencini, will also pass from Cesenatico which means Marco Pantani and Pinerolo to pay homage to Fausto Coppi.
The 111ᵃ edition of the Grande Boucle for the first time in its history starts from Italy, a unique edition with departure from Piazzale Michelangelo in Florence Saturday, June 29 and arrival in Nice Sunday, July 21.
The Tour will remain in Italy also for the following days, until the border will be crossed on the fourth day.
FIRST STAGE - Saturday, June 29, 2024, Florence-Rimini 190 km that starts in the birthplace of Gino Bartali, passing in the Piazza del Comune in Faenza with arrival in Rimini
SECOND STAGE - Sunday 30 June 2024, 2ᵃ stage, about 200 km, departing from Cesenatico, the city of Marco Pantani, arriving in Bologna, a stage characterized by climbs of even 5 km
THIRD STAGE - Monday 1st July 2024, 3ᵃ stage, Modena-Piacenza passing through the Apennines, arriving uphill in Sestola.
FOURTH STAGE - Tuesday 2nd July 2024 the route of the 4ᵃ stage from Pinerolo, where Fausto Coppi won one of the most beautiful stages in the history of the Giro d'Italia in 1949, up to France where the race will go live.