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23 January 2018

Stage cities turn pink to celebrate Giro101

With exactly 101 days left to the start of the 101st edition of the Giro d’Italia the host cities celebrate their link with the Corsa Rosa, illuminating their landmarks in pink, including important squares, monumentsroads and special locations.

Here’s the full list of important features now lit up in pink:

  • Stage 1 – JERUSALEM – JERUSALEM (ITT): the Bridge of Strings and the Town Hall in Jerusalem
  • Stage 2 – HAIFA – TEL AVIV: the Sammy Ofer Stadium in Haifa and the Town Hall in Tel Aviv
  • Stage 3 – BE’ER SHEVA – EILAT: the Town Hall, the Fountain at the entrance of the city, the Negev Museum and the Amphitheatre in Be’er Sheva and the High Road Lighting in Eilat
  • Stage 4 – CATANIA – CALTAGIRONE: the Staircase of Santa Maria del Monte in Caltagirone
  • Stage 5 – AGRIGENTO – SANTA NINFA (Valle del Belice): the Rampinzeri Castle in Santa Ninfa
  • Stage 6 – CALTANISSETTA – ETNA: the Triton Fountain in Caltanissetta
  • Stage 7 – PIZZO – PRAIA A MARE: the Murat Castle in Pizzo
  • Stage 8 – PRAIA A MARE – MONTEVERGINE DI MERCOGLIANO: the Madonna della Grotta Sanctuary, the Church of Sacred Heart and Isola di Dino in Praia a Mare
  • Stage 9 – PESCO SANNITA – GRAN SASSO D’ITALIA (Campo Imperatore): Orlando Palace in Pesco Sannita and the village of Santo Stefano di Sessanio
  • Stage 10 – PENNE – GUALDO TADINO: the Rocca Flea in Gualdo Tadino
  • Stage 11 – ASSISI – OSIMO: the Rocca Maggiore in Assisi and the Town Hall in Osimo
  • Stage 12 – OSIMO – IMOLA: Matteotti Square in Imola
  • Stage 13 – FERRARA – NERVESA DELLA BATTAGLIA: Volpato Panigai Palace (Town Hall) in Nervesa della Battaglia
  • Stage 14 – SAN VITO AL TAGLIAMENTO – MONTE ZONCOLAN: the Loggia Pubblica in San Vito al Tagliamento and a dedicated pink torchlight procession on Monte Zoncolan
  • Stage 15 – TOLMEZZO – SAPPADA: the Picotta Tower in Tolmezzo and the Monte Siera in Sappada
  • Stage 16 – TRENTO – ROVERETO (ITT): the mighty bell Maria Dolens, the MART (Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art of Trento and Rovereto) and the Castle in Rovereto
  • Stage 17 – FRANCIACORTA STAGE (Riva del Garda – Iseo): the wine cellars of the Consorzio Franciacorta and the Harbour, the Town Hall and the Castle in Iseo
  • Stage 18 – ABBIATEGRASSO – PRATO NEVOSO: the Visconti Castle in Abbiategrasso and the Conca ski run in Prato Nevoso
  • Stage 19 – VENARIA REALE – BARDONECCHIA: the Piazza dell’Annunziata and the Clock Tower of the Palace of Venaria in Venaria Reale and the Palazzo delle Feste in Bardonecchia
  • Stage 20 – SUSA – CERVINIA: the Bell Tower of the Susa Cathedral
  • Stage 21 – ROMA – ROMA: the Fontana dell’Obelisco in Piazza del Popolo, Rome


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