The Tour first discovered Morzine in 1975, and since then climbers from each generation have shone here, from Lucien Van Impe to Andy Schleck, not forgetting Marco Pantani and Richard Virenque. The most recent was Ion Izagirre, winner in 2016. The resort has also smiled on Colombian riders. Lucho Herrera won here in 1985 after escaping with Bernard Hinault, while Fabio Parra finished on the Tour podium in 1988 thanks to his success in Morzine. In 2012, Nairo Quintana claimed one of his first prestigious victories here in the Dauphiné…

  • Stage town for the 21st time
  • Mountain resort in Haute-Savoie (74)
  • Population: 2,800 (Morzinois and Morzinoises), 828,000 in Haute-Savoie

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