Kocaeli's natural beauties and blue bayraklı Kandıra, the favorite district of tourism, known for its beaches, is home to cycling enthusiasts. On the first day of Kocaeli Tourism and Bicycle Festival, which was held for the second time this year, cyclists pedaled to the Kerpe Kartal Rocks. Kocaeli Tourism and Bicycle Festival was the choice of a newly married couple for their honeymoon.
Kocaeli Tourism and Bicycle Festival, which was held for the second time this year by Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality, started from Kerpe Ömerağzı camping area. On the first day of the festival, which was held to promote Kandıra's places of natural touristic importance, the route of 350 cyclists was Kerpe Kartal Rocks.
THEY CAME TO THE FESTIVAL FOR THE HONEYMOON
Cyclists began to pedal from the Ömerağzı campsite. The honeymoon choice of Türegün couple, who met at Kocaeli Cycling and Nature Sports Club and united their lives, was the 2nd Kocaeli Tourism and Cycling Festival. Tuğba and Gökhan Türegün wore their farmer wedding dresses and suits and pedaled on their tandem bikes.
THEY PEDALED THE EAGLE ROCKS
Within the scope of the festival, which started from Kerpe and lasted for 4 days, cyclists took an evening ride to the Kerpe Kartal Rocks on the first day of the event. Kocaeli Mounted Gendarmerie Team Command teams accompanied the cyclists. The event, in which the Kerpelis and holidaymakers showed great interest, continued with applause. Izmit Soda was offered to the cyclists who came to the Kartal Rocks. Cyclists joined the trio music concert on the Kartal rocks.
PEDALS WILL BE TURNED IN TOURIST IMPORTANT VENUES
It is aimed to traditionalize the festival, which was held for the first time last year, and to create an agenda for the development of bicycle tourism in Kocaeli and connecting the routes in Kocaeli to the Eurovelo bicycle networks. During the festival, it is aimed to introduce Kandıra's places of natural touristic importance and the 90 km long Kandıra Coastal Cycling Road prepared within the scope of Kocaeli Nature Tourism Trails. The festival, which will last for 4 days with the registrations, will start from Kerpe. For the festival, you will pedal on routes with historical and natural beauties such as Bağırganlı, Cebeci, Akçakoca Bey Tomb, Babatepe, Pembe Kayalar.
350 CYCLISTS WILL DISCOVER KANDIRA
In the festival, where 350 cyclists will participate, all the facilities that may be needed for the participants will be met by Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality. In Kandıra, the first day is the Kerpe-Kandıra Center and Kerpe track, the second day is the Kerpe-Cebeci-Babalı and Kerpe track, the third day is the Kerpe-Kandıra, Bağırganlı and Kerpe track, the 4th day is on the Kerpe-Babatepe-Akçakoca Bey Tomb and Kerpe routes. will be translated.