Tour of Croatia
Cycling lovers, lo and behold! World famous professional cycling race Tour of Croatia: 6 stages - 6 days - 1200 km is coming to Croatia.
As many as 20 professional teams, of which 8 World Tour teams and 1 Croatian, will pedal over 12 counties and 12 cities
from 19 to 24 April 2016. The six-day cycling event will be broadcasted on national television as well as on Eurosport channel.
World cycling elite will
start their race in Osijek, and finish it in the capital. 23
April is an especially important date for the Northwest Istria and Umag. This is when the fifth race stage from
Pula to Umag takes place. At this stage of the race, Umag, Novigrad, Brtonigla and Buje will once again assert the status
of Northwest Istria as an ideal destination for cyclists.
- Osijek – Varaždin (259 km)
- NP Plitvice – Split (249 km)
- Makarska – Šibenik (193 km)
- Crikvenica – Učka (156 km)
- Pula – Umag (162 km)
- Sveti Martin na Muri - Zagreb (160 km)
If you're still not aware of the importance of this race, let's just say
it is next in line after the Tour de France or Giro d'Italia. A good enough reason to open a new cycling season in grand
Follow the Tour of Croatia live or on TV. You will enjoy the showdown of the best! For more informations visit: Tour of Croatia