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Along The Blue Danube CBD

Tour Duration 10 Days
  • Cycling beside the Danube, near Krems
  • Passau
  • River trails
  • Taking a moment to enjoy the view
  • The Great Loop, Schlogen
  • Tour Style: Classic
  • Tour Type: Small Groups
  • Tour Comfort: Standard
  • Cycling Grade: Easy
 

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Cycling In Germany And Austria

Imposing castles, glorious abbeys and pretty farms line the banks of the River Danube. We cycle along the most famous section of the river between Passau in Germany and Vienna in Austria, through densely-wooded valleys and green fertile countryside. Highlights along the route include Wilhering, the medieval city of Krems and the wine-growing region of Wachau.

Tour Highlights

  • Easy scenic cycling - Along the ancient Danube trading route between
  • Passau and Vienna
  • Vienna - Discover Austria's wonderful capital
  • Wachau wines - Sample the delights of Austria's premier wine-growing
  • region
  • Medieval towns and cities - Explore historic Krems, Linz and Grein
  • Schlogener Schlinge - See the dramatic bend on the Danube
  • Melk Abbey - Visit the glorious Benedictine Monastery

Itinerary

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  • 1
    Join tour Vienna; transfer to Passau

  • 2
    Cycle from Passau to Schlögen

  • 3
    Cycle from Schlögen to Linz

  • 4
    Cycle from Linz to Grein

  • 5
    Cycle from Grein to Melk

  • 6
    Free day in Melk

  • 7
    Cycle from Melk to Krems

  • 8
    Cycle from Krems to Stockerau

  • 9
    Cycle from Stockerau to Vienna

  • 10
    Tour ends Vienna

Tour notes

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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 287 km over six days (an average of 48km per day) with a further optional 20 km available. The route runs on traffic-free asphalt cycle paths (95%) and gravel tracks (5%) beside the Danube and is almost completely flat. A support vehicle carries our luggage from point to point throughout but cannot escort the rides along the cycle paths. We have graded the route as easy.
Included Bike
21 gear Unibike Voyager hybrid bikes
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16