Tour of Eritrea 2016

April 19 to 23

6th Edition

Route & Stages

Since the first cycling races in Eritrea in 1946, the Tour of Eritrea has reflected the complex geography of the country. Today, the varied cultural and geographic landscape of Eritrea has produced world class riders. The Stages of the Tour of Eritrea provides cyclists with the opportunity to prove there mettle on western plains to the eastern mountains.


The Route stretches the breadth of Eritrea; riders speeding 670 km through three climatic regions.


Stage 1 – (April 19) Barentu to Tesseney

Stage 2 – (April 20) Tesseney to Agordat

Stage 3 – (April 21) Keren to Asmara

Stage 4 – (April 22) Mendefera to Massawa

Stage 5 – (April 23) Massawa to Asmara