4x4 Travel - The silk road

The Silk Road in a 4x4!


The Silk Road aboard their Toyota HZJ73 named "Old Yeller" is a dream come true for this young Brit called Reece.


Reece has planned a superb itinerary that followers in the footsteps of the old traders of this precious fabric.

From north to south, He will discover the culture and people who live along this mythical road. It's going to be a beautiful adventure!

He'll be travelling in"Old Yeller" his faithful Toyota that he's had for a number of years and has completely restored and adapted for this trip.


He planned to leave in early May 2020, for an indefinite period but obviously, his plans changed. He hasn't abandoned his dream and hopes to leave in Spring 2021.

In the meantime, he's working on Old Yeller."


Reece wants to travel all the way along the Silk Road from the north to the south in his Toyota HZJ73.

The planned route is:

  • Departure from the United Kingdom
  • Turkey
  • Caucasus countries
  • Iran
  • All countries in "stan"
  • Mongolia
  • China
  • Myanmar
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam
  • Cambodia
  • India
  • Pakistan

Let's meet him!

Reece is young and dynamic guy, mad on travelling, exploration and adventure.

He's recently driven up the US Pan-American Highway to Argentina. An adventure that started in 2016, and took him just over two years to complete.

His vehicle

His vehicle is Toyota HZJ73 with 470,000 km on the clock called Old Yeller

He has converted it into a comfortable tiny home.

(source : facebook Travel Beasts)

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