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Cycling Holiday in Germany

Explore the best of Bavaria on two wheels as we follow quiet roads and a network of river cycle paths through beautiful landscapes to historic towns. Explore the heart of Bavaria with rides through Franconia to Nuremberg and Bamberg. Later we relocate to the inspiring Alpine setting of upper Bavaria before finishing in Munich. You may like to sample Bavaria's wide variety of world-class beers along the way!

Tour Highlights

  • The Danube Gorge - Cycle through the landscapes of the Danube Gorge and the Altmuehl Valley
  • Regensburg - Explore one of Germany's oldest towns, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Bavarian beer and bikes - Enjoy some of Bavaria's finest beers and wines as you cycle through Franconia
  • Medieval Germany - Enjoy the spectacular architecture of Nuremberg and Bamberg
  • Spas and monasteries - Explore the abbeys of Weltenburg and Tegernsee and visit the spa town of Bad Tolz
  • Munich - Visit Bavaria's engaging capital


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    Join tour Munich Airport and drive to Regensburg

  • 2
    Cycling along the Danube River. Afternoon boat tour to Weltenburg Monastery

  • 3
    Cycling along the Altmuehl Valley

  • 4
    Cycling along the Ludwig Canal. Sightseeing in Nuremberg

  • 5
    Cycling along the Pegnitz River: visit Bamberg

  • 6
    Drive into Southern Bavaria. Visit Tegernsee Monastery and cycle to Bad Tölz

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    Cycle along the Isar River to Munich. Sightseeing in Munich

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    Tour ends Munich

Trip notes

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Bavaria by Bike
Why Book this trip
Unlike many other operators, we include the hire of your bike in the overall cost of the holiday: you don't need to bring your own or pay extra to hire one locally. We also provide a support vehicle, spare parts and take care of day to day bike maintenance. All you need bring is your own helmet.
Included meals 7 0 0
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Bus, Bicycle
7 nights Standard Hotel
Trip Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader / Cycle guide
Cycling Information
On this tour we cycle 321 km over six days (an average of 54 km per day). We travel mainly on dedicated cycle paths (70%) and roads with low traffic. The terrain is generally flat with a few easy hills on four of the days; 60% on tarmac and 40% on fine gravel. A support vehicle is available every day though cannot always access cycle routes. We have graded the route as moderate.
Included Bike
21 gear Bird custom hybrid bike

Electric bikes (e-bikes) are available for an additional cost for the duration of the holiday (£105). You will be required to pay a refundable deposit upon collection of the e-bike in country. Please contact us for more details or to request your e-bike.
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16