Cycling in Istanbul

In Istanbul, you'll experience a bike tour that combines culture, entertainment and sports in a city which has been the capital of two empires and has traces of thousands of years of different civilizations. Live a unique experience and pedal in two continents on the same day!

Cycle Paths/Routes:

The more exciting cycle paths of the city are located around Golden Horn and on the shores of Bosphorus.

Attractions/sights accessible by bicycle from the city centre:

In our Old City Tour, bikers have a chance to see the most important monuments of Turkey like Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace and Grand Bazaar. We also offer guests the opportunity to discover 'off the beaten track' parts of the city with other tour packages.

Mayor's stance on cycling:

Istanbul Municipality has many new projects to increase the number of bike lanes in the city.

Traffic:

Heavy

Landscape:

Some Hills

Bicycle theft:

Happens occasionally

Cycling at night:

My company provides a night bike tour
Istanbul

Read more about bicycles on public transport in Istanbul

Take a guided bike tour in Istanbul