Ready, Set, Go!!!

Recently Hosting A Series Of Major Sporting Events, Turkey Is Bringing Cycling Buffs Fresh Excitement This Month.

In its 49th year, the Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey sponsored by Turkish Airlines has announced its route. This year’s tour, April 21 to 28, starts in Alanya and ends in Istanbul.

Among the world’s most prestigious races, the Presidential Cycling Tour has seen maximum participation in the last three years. Event Director for the tour, a major sports event that has contributed to the promotion of Turkish tourism in recent years, Aydın Ayhan Güney sums up plans for the future: “We’re determined to put our tour in the top category on the UCI World Tour calendar in the years ahead.”

EIGHT CHALLENGING LEGS

1.         Alanya – Alanya

2.         Alanya – Antalya

3.         Antalya – Elmalı

4.         Göcek – Marmaris

5.         Marmaris – Turgutreis

6.         Bodrum – Selçuk (Meryem Ana Tepesi-Virgin Mary)

7.         Kuşadası – İzmir

8.        (Istanbul - from Europe to Asia)