What is the Sultans Trail?

What is the Sultans Trail?

Forgotten trails

Within Europe there are a bunch of forgotten roads and paths which had quite an impact on the history of many European countries. The Sultans Trail, a historic hiking route between Vienna and Istanbul is one of these routes.
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You can view the latest information on our openstreet map, including warnings on the Sultans Trail:

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Follow the footsteps of the Sultan

It is named after sultan Süleyman I who ruled from 1520 up to 1566 in the powerful Osman Empire. The trail will lead you through nine countries:  AustriaSlowakiaHungaryCroatia, SerbiaRomaniaBulgaria, Greece, and Turkey

Stickers

Stickers you will find along the Sultans Trail. Some are already 5 years old. The ones with the black hiker are the first stickers that marked the Sultans Trail