Stage 13 of Giro d’Italia 2013 edition is a flat stage between Busseto and Cherasco. The length of the course is 254 kilometers, which is the longest in Giro d’Italia 2013.
DATE: May 17 2013, Friday
STAGE TYPE: Flat
START-FINISH: Busseto (40 m) > Cherasco (290 m)
LENGTH OF THE COURSE: 254 km
Busseto is a comune in the province of Parma, in Emilia-Romagna in Northern Italy. It was the capital of Stato Pallavicino. Famous opera composer Giuseppe Verdi was born in the nearby village of Le Roncole and he moved there in 1824. (wiki)
Cherasco is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 50 km southeast of Turin and about 40 km northeast of Cuneo. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 7,624. (wiki)