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Germany Cycling Adventure

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 of international fame. We delve deep into the heart of Bavaria with rides through Franconia to Nuremberg, Bamberg and Rothenburg. Later we relocate to the inspiring Alpine setting of upper Bavaria before finishing in Munich - the charming capital. Along the way you may like to sample Bavaria's wide variety of world-class beers as we travel through a land with the highest concentration of breweries in the world!

Tour Highlights

  • The Danube Gorge - Cycle through the landscapes of the Danube Gorge and the Altmuehi 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 and the Tauber River Valley
  • Medieval Germany - Enjoy the spectacular architecture of Nuremberg, Bamberg and Rothenburg
  • Spas and monasteries - Explore the abbeys of Weltenburg and Tegernsee and visit the spa towns of Bad Tölz and Bad Windsheim
  • Munich - Visit Bavaria's engaging capital.

Itinerary

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  • 1
    Join tour Munich Airport and drive to Regensburg

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

  • 3
    Cycling along the Altmuehi Valley

  • 4
    Cycling along the Ludwig Canal. Sightseeing in Nuremberg

  • 5
    Cycling along the Pegnitz River: visit Bamberg

  • 6
    Cycle through the Aisch River Valley to Bad Windsheim

  • 7
    Sightseeing in Rothenburg and cycle through the Tauber River Valley to Röttingen

  • 8
    Drive into Southern Bavaria. Visit Tegernsee Monastery and cycle to Bad Tölz

  • 9
    Cycle along the Isar River to Munich. Sightseeing in Munich

  • 10
    Tour ends Munich

Tour notes

Each departure date has it's own dedicated tour note, detailing all you need to know about that tour. Whether you've already booked, or weighing up your options, please choose carefully the relevant itinerary for you.

We have the following different versions of the Bavaria by Bike tour available at present.

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Why Book this tour
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 9 0 0
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Transport
Bus, Bicycle
Accommodation
9 nights Standard Hotel
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader / Cycle guide
Cycling Information
On this tour we cycle 431 km over eight 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 Unibike Voyager hybrid bikes
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16