Welcome to the #BluRoutes page for the Radisson Blu Hotel, Istanbul Asia
#BluRoutes are safe running, cycling and walking routes for guests to follow that start and end at our hotel. Designed to help all fitness enthusiasts, from amateur joggers to keen runners and cyclists, maintain their fitness routine when staying with us, these routes have been planned by our team members to ensure that you keep your fitness goals while experiencing the best running and cycling routes the local area has to offer.
Our #BluRoutes varies in length and difficulty. Simply choose the route you wish to follow from the list below and then either download the route directly to your GPS device* (if you have one), or ask reception to print a map out for you.
You can view our routes here:
Running route 1
The route is 4.6 km long and it has 93 m elevation gain. It starts at Meric Street and ends up at Yakut These streets are crossing the hotel on the corner. The sidewalks are surprisingly broad, even, and unpopulated over there, and there are narrow parks to wind through as well.
Running route 2
The route is 6 km long and it has 128 m elevation gain. It starts at Meric Street and ends up at Yakut These streets are crossing the hotel on the corner. The sidewalks are surprisingly broad, even, and unpopulated over there, and there are narrow parks to wind through as well. Includes a great uphill road leading into the Turgut Ozal Boulevard and Merıc Street area.
*#BluRoutes are currently plotted using the Strava application. If you would like to download the route directly to your GPS device, then you will need to have a Strava account. If you do not have a Strava account, simply visit www.strava.com to open one – it is free and convenient to set up. You do not need to have a Strava account to run a #BluRoute, just ask reception for a map.
We are adding #BluRoutes all the time and will be expanding the platforms to include other popular fitness applications in due course. If you have any questions about #BluRoutes, please contact reception.
*You have the obligation to verify any #BluRoutes information before using. The hotel makes no warranty whatsoever and cannot be held liable for any injury or death resulting from your participation in a #BluRoutes or other activity. All damages and costs including but not limited to medical expenses, damage theft or loss of personal equipment are for your own account and you agree to indemnify and hold the hotel and its staff harmless against any claims made.