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Straight south to the Tour familiar city Pau. This will be the last stage for the sprinters for some while, so whereas they will spend their teams today to ensure a sprint, the GC guys will try to waste as little energy as possible to be ready for tomorrow.
All in all I must say that I find it to be a quite decent stage.
1: Aubisque is on a meaningful place for once.
2: There is a new climb to the Tour in it (?).
3: it isn't the every-other-year-combo Tourmalet+finishing climb: