A special opportunity to Bike with Frank van Rijn and the creators of the Sufi Trail.
You Bike individually but in a group setting, you bike at your own pace, You prepare your own food, You make your own reservations, You put up your own tent.
You make your own travel arrangements to your Istanbul and from Konya.
Total individual freedom.
In case of medical conditions, required medicines you are responsible to take and have the correct medicines for your travel.
Sufi Trail is NOT a travel organization, you travel at your own risk and responsibility. Sufi Trail and the organizing committee will provide the following services as it is.
The organization make sure that your tent and luggage arrives at the designated campsite on time;
The organization provides a contact phone number and a contact person for each area where we walk;
The organization make sure that safety measures are taken by the local authorities;
The organization provides information about the food and camping sites;
The organization has a basic first aid kit;
The organization has Turkish, English and Dutch-speaking contact persons.
Date: 4 – 20 September 2020
Number of biking days: 15
Average biking day around 60 kilometres.
We will start in Yalova and bike Sufi Trail to Konya. It’s to promote the pilgrimage lifestyle and also to submerge ourselves into the deeper meaning of the Sufi Trail.
During the 14 Days Sufi Trail bike starting on the 4th of September 2020, we will mainly camp outside. The philosophy of this caravan is to revive the old way of travelling on bike, to Rumi in Konya.
As it’s a camping caravan bring your tent, only in big city’s we might have simple accommodations if needed.
Who can join:
Everyone can join the caravan and pays for his/her own daily expenses.
This can be food, accommodation and other personal costs.
You need to have at least basic health conditions.
For mayor calamities and unforeseen problems, you are obliged to have a travel- and health insurance valid in Turkey.
What we expect from you when you to join the caravan:
Fee for organization and welcome package € 435,-
Early Bird price valid till 30th June 2020 € 377,50
Regular price after 1st of July 2020 € 435,00
Postage is not included.
Sufi Trail Passport
Sufi Trail Bike Guidebook
Sufi Trail GPX
Sufi Trail Patch
Sufi Trail T-Shirt
Sufi Trail Cap
Sufi Trail Postcards
Sufi Trail Stickers
Luggage transport and assistance car
Famous Dutch biker Frank van Rijn is accompanying the bike group
English, Dutch and Turkish language contact persons and guides
Please send us a separate e-mail with your arrival date, your insurance information, contact person in case of emergency and any additional (Medical) information which might be useful.
Join us to Rumi.