Dresden > Riesa
The fifth stage, as well as the fourth, is one of the shorter stages. 55 km from busy Dresden to picturesque and calm town of Riesa are waiting for the competitors. This district city, in the provincial district Meissen, in Saxony is really unique.The first 110kV power lines in the world were installed between Reisa and the city of Lauchhammer. The city set on the Elbe, with a population of almost 35,000, can offer the competitors a peaceful environment suitable for regeneration and preparation for the next stages.