Stage 7 of Giro d’Italia 2013 edition is a medium mountain stage between Marina di San Salvo and Pescara. The length of the course is 177 km.
DATE: May 10 2013, Friday
STAGE TYPE: Medium mountain
START-FINISH: Marina di San Salvo (9m) > Pescara (3m)
LENGTH OF THE COURSE: 177 km
The stage contains lots of uphills and downhills. The highest point is Chieti-Tricalle with 300m of elevation, at 123.2nd km of the stage.
San Salvo is a comune and town in the Province of Chieti in the Abruzzo region of Italy.
Pescara is the capital city of the Province of Pescara, in the Abruzzo region of Italy. It is one of the most important economic, commercial, and tourist centers on the Adriatic coast. Featuring a shoreline that extends for more than 20 kilometers, Pescara is a popular seaside resort on the Adriatic coast during summer. Situated in the sea at a short distance from the waterline there are many breakwaters made with large rocks, that were placed to preserve the shore from water-flood erosion. As of 1 January 2007 it was the most populated city within Abruzzo at 123,059 residents, 400,000 with the surrounding metropolitan area. (wiki)
You can read more about Pescara on wiki.