Cycling holidays in Germany
Bavaria, Lake Constance, the Danube river valley – Germany’s stunning lakes, rivers and smart spa towns, green alpine valleys and magical mountain views make for superbly scenic cycling holidays.
Country hop around the ‘Bodensee’ and see the dramatic Rhine Falls. Sample Bavarian hospitality from musical Munich across to Mozart's Salzburg. Or head to Passau, Germany’s borderland 'City of Three Rivers' and gateway to Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest, for a taste of Europe’s most classic cycle route along the mighty meanders of the Danube.
Our self-guided cycling holidays in Germany feature both linear and circular routes and include hotel to hotel, single centre cycling tours plus bike and boat holidays.
Here’s a great little idea for those who fancy cycling Lake Constance and exploring the diverse three country culture, but want just that bit more flexibility. With a single centre stay in the vibrant Konstanz, you get to choose totally where your discovery days by bike take you. There are six circular cycle routes, with a range of ferry transfers/ trips and attraction admissions included in the tour price, so you can simply hop on your bike and head off on great days out. With gentle cycling all the way, the trickiest bit is picking which of the great routes you’d like to do! There’s even a choice of accommodation too, so you can find the formula that’s best for you and really relax into your ‘Bodensee’ stay.
In the lively university town of Konstanz.
Do you love the idea of cycling Lake Constance and exploring the diverse three country culture, but fancy just that bit more flexibility? With a single centre stay in the vibrant city of Konstanz, you get to choose totally where your discovery days by bike take you. Our selection of circular cycle routes is enhanced by a range of ferry transfers, boat trips and attraction admissions included in the tour price, so you can simply hop on your bike and head off on great days out. There’s even a choice of accommodation too - just you can find the formula that’s best for you and really relax into your ‘Bodensee’ stay.
In the lively university town of Konstanz.
Welcome to mile after mile of lakeside gardens, to a land of vineyard slopes and mountain backdrops, bustling ports and cities brimful of culture. Lake Constance might be one of Europe’s most iconic cycle routes, but the sheer variety of the offering on the shores of the upper lake make any tour very much your own. Visit Mainau’s rose gardens, Kreuzlingen’s Seeburg Park near the university city of Konstanz. Drink in the verdant vineyards by Birnau’s breathtaking Baroque church, find refreshment in Lindau’s lovely floral cascades by its half-timbered and painted house cafés. This is a cycle path full of purpose, where your gentle journey can’t help but give you time for reflection.
In Konstanz (2 nights), Friedrichshafen, Lindau and Rorschach/Arbon.
Castles, cities, crystal clear waters, inspiring alpine views and lakeside pathways to pedal on. Who can resist Lake Constance, one of Europe’s most iconic cycling experiences? This tour of the lower lake brings all the beauty of the ‘Bodensee’ together with the rocky excitement of the Rhine Falls. A comfortable, classic cycle route combined with a number of ferry/boat trips makes this a real voyage of new discoveries.
In Konstanz (2 nights), Stein am Rhein (2 nights)and Überlingen.
Why not indulge in a comfortable cruise down the Danube on a bike? We’re convinced that this classic cycle route has to be one of the best in Europe. The magical meanders, the valley itself and the vineyards make for the most impressive and inspiring scenery. Start in Germany and head into Austria: Passau, Linz and Vienna are packed full of rich cultural offerings and with Richard the Lionhart’s Schloss Durnstein and the amazing monastery at Melk along the route, variety is firmly on the agenda. The cycling is mainly traffic-free and bike ferries allow you to skip between the paths on both sides of the famous river. And if you fancy a day out of the saddle, that’s no problem thanks to the numerous boats and river-hugging, cycle-friendly railway.
Upgraded accommodation is now available on this tour please ask for details.
In Passau, Schlogen, Linz, Grein, Maria Taferl, Traismauer and Vienna.
Three countries. Numerous islands. One enormous expanse of water and perhaps Europe’s most iconic cycle route. Lake Constance combines spectacular views of the Alps with cities brimful of culture, captivating castles and the most enchanting of painted towns. Boat trips are a must and who can resist a riverside pedal to feel the excitement and spray of the famous Rhine Falls? An unmissable, classic cycling adventure full of contrasts and with plenty of scope for reflection.
In Konstanz (3 nights), Überlingen, Nonnenhorn (Lindau), Höchst / Rorschach / Arbon and Schaffhausen.
Inspiring alpine backdrops and the timeless beauty of the Bavarian lakes are your companions all the way along this city to city tour which leads through some of the most awesome scenery Germany can muster. Visit smart spa towns such as Bad Tölz and idyllic lakeside villages.There's plenty of warm Bavarian hospitality en route from marvellous Munich, the vibrant city of colourful clocks and exuburant Oktoberfest spirit to the refined cultural elegance of that musical masterpiece, Salzburg.
In Munich, Bad Tölz, Schliersee,Bad Feilnbach, Chiemsee, Inzell and Salzburg.
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