General Information About Tour
One of the most exhilarating motorbikes tours, crossing from Europe to Asia over the Bosphorus bridge, checking out Ephesus the ancient Greek city, visiting the birth place of St Nicholas and the Battle of Gallipoli site, riding through forests, mountains and twisty roads with stunning lake views and beautiful scenery, exploring a narrow canyon on foot, having tea breaks at waterfalls, enjoying the Turkish sunshine and hospitality.
Accommodation on this tour includes staying in independent good quality hotels for a good night’s rest after a great day of riding.
All our hotels are personally sourced and checked. They are 3-4 star and Boutique hotels, all with fantastic individual qualities.
Arrive at Antalya airport, airport transfers to hotel, meet the other riders on the tour and tour leader. Have a tour briefing and overnight stay in Antalya.
Antalya to Fethiye (approx 333 kms)
After breakfast, We are going to drive to pick motorbikes up, after the usual paperwork from Antalya head towards the beautiful Toros mountains with a tea break along the way. Ride on the amazing twisty coast roads of the Mediterranean Sea, visit the ancient town of Myra and have a photo stop at the church of St Nicholas (Father Christmas). We head to the picturesque old fishing village of Kas for a break and. We stay night in Fethiye. Sea food is delicious here in the local fish market with local musicians.
Fethiye to Bodrum (approx 333 kms)
From Fethiye we head towards Dalyan where we will be riding by the lake and visit bath mud and explore nature and visit historical site, after ride to our lunch break in the perfect cove of Akyaka and then ride by the sea to our 2 night stay in the lively city of Bodrum. We will have plenty stop for photo and tea breaks. Bodrum is a very lively town lots of bars, restaurant so we will be heading to town centre to have a night out!
Bodrum to Alacati (approx 310 kms)
From Bodrum, ride towards Bafa lake for tea break then ride to Ephesos, one of the world’s most famous and important historical sites. Head through the seaside town of Seferihisar and arrive at the famous wind surfing village of Alacati for our overnight stay in a beautiful traditional friendly Turkish hotel.
Alacati to Cunda(approx 276 kms)
From Alacati ride on lovely twisty coast roads to Izmir, one of Turkey’s biggest cities. Lunch stop In Izmir and than ride to Bergama another important historical area and then ride to pretty Cunda island, famous for its sea food restaurants. Stay in beautiful boutique hotel overnight on cunda island surround by the Aegean sea.
Cunda Island to Canakkale (approx 256kms)
From Cunda Island, head towards Assos through mountain roads and olive fields, along the coast to lunch break in Canakkale. From there we take the ferry to the famous WW1 site of Gallipoli, visit the Anittepe and Conk Bayiri memorial, one of biggest and important war memorials. Return on the ferry to our overnight hotel in Canakkale located by the sea with fantastic views. Dinner will be at a famous sea food restaurant by the sea
Canakkale to Istanbul (approx 322 kms)
We take the ferry from Canakkale to Eceabat and ride to Tekirdag by the coastal road, stopping for lunch to taste its famous meatballs. After lunch, ride towards to Istanbul. We will be having dinner in a very busy district. we will be listening Traditional Turkish music play by Gypsies and experience the busy night life in Istanbul.
Bike free day
Free day in Istnabul. We will go to visit Grand baazar, blue mosque and other important sides and enjoy Istanbul and history!
Istanbul to Bursa (approx 227 kms)
we will be departing from our hotel in Europe side to cross the Bosphorus, over the only bridge that spans two continents from Europe to Asia. We’ll ride to Pendik for a tea stop at the brand new marina (also my home town!) and then carry on to the ferry port to cross the Marmara Sea and head out to the mountains for lunch break by Lake Iznik. After lunch we’ll ride twisty countryside roads to the 700 year old village of Bursa and stay overnight in Bursa’s famous Natural Spa Hotel.
Bursa to Afyon (approx 356kms)
At 9am depart from Bursa and ride to Uludag mountain, stop off to have traditional Turkish tea in Keles with Local villagers, ride through twisty mountain roads, photo stop by Kayabogazi Lake, visit the Zeus ruins and lunch break at Cavdarhisari. One long ride through countryside roads to overnight at Afyon Spa Hotel with its natural hot water springs. .
Afyon to Antalya (approx 346 kms)
At 9am depart Afyon to Egridir Lake with tea stop on way, ride by the lake with stunning views and through spectacular mountain landscape and rivers, ride on twisty roads, Lunch break by the lake, After we ride through lake and mountains, canyons to our last stop Antalya. After leave the bikes and sort the paper work we will have a finishing party in Antalya.