Luxemburg - Wiesbaden
Along Mosel river
9 days, cycling distance 400 km (250 miles)
The tour is outside Russia in a wine region of Germany. It starts in Luxemburg goes through the wine valleys of Mosel and Rhine and ends in Wiesbaden not far from Frankfurt.
Dates: May 13-21, 2017
Day by day description:
Arrival to Luxemburg. Exploring French culture, cheese and wine.
Day 2. 30 km
Cycling to Larochette - small town with its ruined 11th century castle.
Day 3. 60 km
Today we enter Germany and cycle to Trier through a real bicycle tunnel. Trier is motherland of Karl Marx, who was born here in 1818. The Porta Nigra (UNESCO World Heritage site), the largest and oldest Roman city gate is located here.
Day 4. 60 km
Today we start cycling along Mosel river. Picturesque landscape surrounds us the whole day. Finally we enter Bernkastel-Kues - a pearl of our route. It has the most beautiful views of Mosel, two castles, and of course wineries.
Day 5. 70 km
We continue along meandering Mosel river. We pass lots of lovely towns and castles. After cycling day relax in one of the wineries of Beilstein.
Day 6. 70 km
Today we cross the capital of wine region Cochem. The highlight of the day is the beautiful Eltz castle. At the end of the day we are in Winningen with its famous fountain which has wine instead of water during wine festival.
Day 7. 55 km
Today we turn to the South (in Koblenz) and follow Rhine river, the biggest river of Germany. We pass the main sightseeing of the Rhine: the Stolzenfels Castle, Loreley rock, Sankt-Goar. Highlight of the day is miraculous Bachcarach.
Day 8. 50 km
We are back to bigger cities: Wiesbaden, Mainz, Frankfurt. Wiesbaden is a famous spa resort, the first book was printed by Gutenberg in Mainz.
Price: 1350 Euro
Single supplement - 200 euro (You do not need to pay if you are ready to share a room with another participant.)
transfer from/to airport (only on arrival and departure days)
accommodation (double/twin or single accommodation with private bathroom)
meals (breakfast, lunch, snack on the route, from the breakfast on the second day till the breakfast on the last day)
a sag wagon (support vehicle)
English-speaking cycling guide and mechanic
visa (if is needed)
medical and travel insurance
dinners and one lunch
Bicycle rental - 120 Euro
Discount for former participants.
For more details about the tour and application contact us or apply online.
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