No, it’s not easy to cycle in the middle east. In many countries women on bicycle attract a lot of attention. In others the political situation is not stable. After some research we found a country where it is safe and enjoyable to cycle: Oman. In 2015 we visited Iran
On the beach of Oman
Cross one of the old bridges in Isfahan and continue cycling along the south bank of the river
The nice thing about Pasargade is that cyclists are allowed in and use their bikes to ride around the various places
The Isfahan to Varzaneh road, wide and surpirsingly quiet
The Quran Gate of Shiraz: we made it!