August 9th. 2022 – Stage 1, Copenhagen – Helsingør (DEN), 145 km
Start at the famous square Kongens Nytorv in the Danish capital. Transport out of town through the city center to the coast at Charlottenlund Fort and Charlottenlund Strandpark. Riding through Bellevue and Taarbæk til Jægersborg.
At Skodsborg the riders are turning west and inland at Sjælland. Crossing the highway at Nærum and then a round in Holte and around the forrest at Geels and Holtekollen. Then back east och north. Back to the sea at Vedbæk Strand by Kattegat and a second turn to the west at Vedbæk Havn. Crossing the road to Helsingør for the third time and later turning north on road 207 at Ravsnæs.
The riders will continue north west at Isterød and before Hørsholm Golf turning southwest and following the lake Sjælsø on the north side. Following smaller roads northwest before cycling along Store Dyrehav at Hillerød and entering the center of Hillerød.
Again northeast and passing Frederiksborg Slot and the great gardens belong to the castle. Efter a few kilometers on road 6 the course goes through Sørup and passing Fredensborg Golf Club and just south of the great castle Fredensborg Slot.
Now smaller roads through villages like Jonstrup, Tikøb, Harreshøj, Havreholm, Villingrød, Esrum, Gilleleje, Firhøj and Hulerød before entering the final city of Helsingøﬁr through Hornbæk and Hellebæk.
The finish is just outside the DBU:s (football federations) traning field and Helsingør Tennis Club. The stage will be finished with three local laps.