Route

Statistics

Last updated on 7-12-2018, from Namo, Laos

  • Days on the road: 314

  • Distance covered: 13,000+ km

  • Meters climbed: 132,000+ (~ 15 times Mount Everest)

  • Countries crossed: 20 (The Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Italy, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia & Hercegovina, Montenegro, Albania, Greece, Turkey, Georgia, Armenia, Iran, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, China)

  • Nights (wild) camping: 143

  • Nights stayed with hospitable people: 81

  • Nights paid accommodation: 93

  • Max cycled in one day: 121 km (Kyzylkum desert, Uzbekistan)

  • Most meters climbed in one day: 1,885 m (From Heizhugou to Yiguojue, X149, Sichuan, China)

  • Most consecutive days of cycling (without rest days): 14 (From Hardenberg, the Netherlands to Munich, Germany)

  • Highest point on the bikes: 4,655 m (Ak Baital Pass, Tajikistan)

  • Longest without (real) shower: 11 days (Tajikistan)

  • Times fell off the bike: Lynn 4 / Robert 1

  • Coldest day & night: -9 °C (Bad Gastein, Austria) / -12 °C (In the mountains of Istria, Croatia)

  • Warmest day & night: +45 °C / +31 °C (Desert of Kazakhstan)

  • Favourite countries so far: Albania (stunning nature, kind people) / Turkey (beautiful coastline, hospitable locals, amazing Cappadocia, good food) / Tajikistan & Kyrgyzstan (adventure, amazing mountains) / Iran (extremely hospitable people, beautiful cities)

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