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Advice on Pakistan, Iran, Turkey rout

Travel Forums Asia Advice on Pakistan, Iran, Turkey rout

1. Posted by ZKK (Budding Member 6 posts) 10y

Hi- I am from Pakistan and planning a 60 day trip to Turkey/ Iran. Advice welcome from anyone who has done it by motorbike.

2. Posted by tnc123 (Budding Member 4 posts) 9y

Wow that will be great fun. It is done by many people you will love it

Jamal

[ Edit: Sorry, no promos please... ]

3. Posted by t_maia (Travel Guru 3289 posts) 9y

You need a special permit for the motorbike, as Iranians are only allowed to ride bikes with less than 500 ccm, IIRC.

The visa situation for Iran has improved a lot over the years, it is a lot easier now to get a visa than it was a few years before.

Iranian fuel is very cheap, but also quite dirty. Best find a way to cope with it - filter, using an old bike, etc.

4. Posted by Jockbarge (Budding Member 4 posts) 9y

ah - now that's exacty what I'm about to do - how did it go? Any advice?
cheers
Jock

5. Posted by selani (Budding Member 46 posts) 9y

Best of luck Jock.... I couldn't do it as yet ( been busy setting up my own business) but will do it next year definetly( may be upto spain)
My advice is.. JUST DO IT.

zia