Travel and Planning Information
St Petersburg to Istanbul Trip Planner - Find information on traveling from Russia to Turkey and tips for planning your pre and post bicycle tour plans.
St Petersburg to Istanbul Reading and Movie List - A brief movie and reading list to prepare you for your bicycle tour and to whet your travel appetite.
You will need a single-entry tourist visa to enter Russia. Earliest that you can apply for it is 3 months prior to your arrival in Russia. Instructions for application can be found here: Russian Tourist Visa Instructions