Azerbaijan, Baku, August 23 / Trend, S. Agayeva /
Azerbaijan starts a cycling tour within the "Year of Ecology".
It is planned to hold Azerbaijan-Europe Cycling Tour with the organization of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry, Ministry of Youth and Sports, Ecology and Natural Resources Ministry and NATO from Aug.28 to Sept.6, the Foreign Ministry said.
Holding the tour by bicycle, which is considered environmentally clean transport mean, can be a contribution to environmental protection.
Cycling tour is the first event of the initiative "Cycle Week in Azerbaijan".
Similar tours will be organized in the future.