Sufi Trail Cycling Caravan to the light
is a gravel bike, mountain bike, road bike cycling event category bikepacking, ride in Turkey, Marmara Bölgesi limited to 8 participants and was organized for the first time in 2022. The edition Sufi Trail Cycling Caravan to the light 2023 took place on Friday 29 September 2023 with departure in Istanbul, Marmara Bölgesi.
Special opportunity to cycle with the creators of the Sufi Trail. We will start in Istanbul and hike to the tomb of Rumi in Konya. It’s to promote the pilgrimage lifestyle and also to submerge ourselves into the deeper meaning of the Sufi Trail. We start on the 29th of September 2023 and end our 14 days cycling caravan on the 12th of October 2023. October 13 is a rest day in Konya. You can also add the Mecca trail section after Konya to the Syrian border. October 14th till 25th We may, on a mutual decision, camp outside. The philosophy of this caravan is to revive the old way of travelling on a bicycle, to Konya. Everyone can join the caravan and pay for their own daily expenses. This can be food, accommodation, and other costs.