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 SultansTrail, a historic hiking route between Vienna and Istanbul is one of these routes.

 

You can view the latest information on our openstreet map, including warnings on the Sultanstrail:

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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

 

Sticker’s you will find along the Sultans Trail some are already 5 year’s old. The ones with the black hiker are the first stickers that marked the Sultans Trail