8 days (Bike: 6 days)
290 km (~48km per day)
Cycle paths/trails, Mostly flat
The cycling path is completely paved from one end to the other, flat, almost always directly along the riverbank, very suitable for beginners and children.
Alongside of the "blue" Danube lies the renowned and most famous cycling path in Europe. Passau to Vienna is an absolute cycling classic. Discover the enchanting river landscape, picturesque villages, lush vineyards and countless cultural sites from the time of the Romans and Nibelungengau. As you cycle comfortably along the banks of the mighty river, enjoy the wooded forests and the magical meadows of the Schl√∂gener Loop, Strudengau, Nibelungengau and Wachau, as each region offers its own impressive and unique attractions. Art and cultural features convey myths and stories of the past while quaint accommodations and taverns invite you to relax in the culinary world of Austria. The welcoming Austrian hospitality and the scrumptious Austrian cuisine add to this absolutely remarkable experience.
Great Danube Loop
Linz – Capital of Upper Austria
Grein - City Theatre
Abbey of Melk
Waltz metropole Vienna
Self-Guided € 489
7 nights in chosen category, rooms with private facilities Breakfast or 6 x dinner (surcharge, only breakfast in Vienna) Daily luggage transport (1 suitcase per Person/ max. 20 kg) Welcome drink at arrival hotel in Passau 1 bottle of high-level wine in the Wachau Valley per room A tasting of regional products 1 x train Krems/surroundings – Tulln incl. bike 1 x train ride Vienna central station – Passau (transfer of own bike not included) in season 1+2 1 x bus ride Vienna - Passau (incl. own bike ) in season 3, train ride back possible advanced notification necessary) Free WLAN in all hotels (only Cat.A) Service-hotline (also on weekends) Handlebar bag with individualised route book and information material per room (also available as GPX file)
Accommodation upgrade Bike rental 75 € E-bike 169 € Transfers to/from Munich Child discounts