Stage 4

Tuesday May 09 2017 - Cefalù to Etna - 180 km Mountain Finish

A mountain stage with approx. 3,500 m cumulative elevation gain with two ascents only: the Portella di Femmina Morta and the final climb of the Salto del Cane ascent at an average gradient over 7% and topping 12% leading to the Rifugio Sapienza. A section along the northern coast is followed by two long climbs and one long descent crossing the Nebrodi and Etna Parks. First summit finish of the Giro 2017.

Stage 4, May 9th Cefalù to Etna, 180 km