Bagnères-de-Luchon

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Bagnères-de-Luchon

(bänyĕr'-də-lüshôN`), town, Haute-Garonne dept., S France, at the foot of the Maladetta Mts. It is an important resort in the Pyrenees. Its warm sulfur springs have been known since Roman times.
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The 39-second gap between the pair was identical to the one obtained amid controversy by the Astana team leader in Monday's 15th stage to Bagneres de Luchon when his Luxembourg rival was hampered by a mechanical fault.
Schleck, who appeared to remain amazingly cool, managed to reduce the deficit to half a minute by the summit, but was unable to gain any time on the rapid decent to the finish in Bagneres de Luchon and finished the stage 39 seconds behind Contador, who was aided in his descent by podium chasers Denis Menchov and Samuel Sanchez, giving the Astana rider the yellow jersey by eight seconds.
5k stage from Pamiers to Bagneres de Luchon, but there was yet another twist.
The group also went for a field excursion to the French Pyrenees and stayed in Bagneres de Luchon and in Cap de Creus in Catalonia.
5km stage from Pamiers to Bagneres de Luchon, and it is likely that Contador and Schleck will be locked together at the finish.
The 15th stage takes the peloton from Pamiers to Bagneres de Luchon on Monday and looks the most lenient of the four Pyrenees stages on this Tour.
PRICE INCLUDES - Return direct flights from Cardiff& Bristol - 7 nights accommodation (1 HB on the Catalan Coast, 4 HB in Val d'Aran, 2 B&B in Barcelona) - Journey on the Train of the Lakes - Visits to Lleida and Bagneres de Luchon - Services of a tour representative - Optional excursions at extra cost to Lourdes and the Catalan Pyrenees