It was all pretty standard for quite some period of time but then the stage positively exploded into life. Drama with the breakaway, drama with the yellow jersey contenders, drama for Geraint Thomas.
Thomas will have his latest column on the website on Tuesday. Be sure to check that out.
Tuesday, of course, is the rest day. We will be back on Wednesday when Chris Osborne will be your host as the race moves into a potentially crucial few days in the mountains.