This tour will take you to the German side of the Rhine where you will enjoy landscapes and villages before going back to Alsace on the Wine Route. You will cycle through the heart of Strasbourg, Freiburg and Colmar, three beautiful cities displaying architectural and cultural wealth. You will have the opportunity to visit a wine cellar with a wine tasting that will awaken your taste buds for sure!

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Itinerary

Arrival in Strasbourg, hotel Check-In and an opportunity for free sightseeing.

An easy and flat stage! You leave Strasbourg, site of numerous European institutions, through deep forests and along the Rhine riverbank.

approx. 60 km
60 m
35 m

A somewhat long but very flat stage. Without difficulty, you ride through the villages of the Rhine to the art city of Freiburg.

approx. 50 km
120 m
30 m

You have the opportunity for a long and thorough visit to Colmar, the Alsatian city of art.

approx. 58 km
45 m
120 m

The villages of Eguisheim, Turckheim, Kaysersberg and Riquewihr are among the most beautiful and most famous villages of the Wine Route. A slightly hilly stage through the vines.

approx. 40 km
260 m
150 m

Many beautiful wine-growing villages and vineyards await you today.

approx. 50 km
280 m
380 m

In Rosheim, Alsatian Romanesque reaches a high point. In Molsheim, you leave the vineyards behind and follow the beautiful cycle path alongside the Canal de la Bruche to Strasbourg.

approx. 40 km
120 m
160 m
Map Alsace Middle

Tour character

Total distance: about 298 km

You will ride mainly on cycle paths, on minor agricultural tarred roads or onlittle secondary roads without much traffic. Days 5 and 6 are a little bit hilly.

Services and information

Services

Included:

  • Accommodation in 3* and 4* hotels
  • Breakfast
  • Personal tour information (FR, DE, EN) except Sundays and public holidays 
  • Luggage transfer from hotel to hotel
  • Well-prepared route guidance
  • For bike rental, including rental bike insurance
  • Detailed travel documents 1x per room (FR, DE, EN with route or overview maps, route description, important telephone numbers)
  • Own signposting
  • GPS data available
  • Service hotline

Note:

  • Tourist tax if due, is not included in the price
  • Reservation fee of CHF 15 per adult (incl. legally required customer money protection) 

 Optional:

  • Half-board evening meal (mostly multi-course, sometimes outside the property, payable with voucher), last night in Strasbourg BB
  • Bike rental, including rental bike insurance
Information

Arrival/Departure:

  • Train arrival is possible at the station of Strasbourg.
  • Arrival in Strasbourg airport, shuttle to the station, taxi to the hotels
  • Other airports nearby: Basel/Mulhouseabout 120 km, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden about 60 km.
  • Indoor watched parkings nearby hotels, Parking Wodli approx. CHF 75.-/week

Other important information: 

  • The distance travelled is approximate and may differ from the actual distance.  
  • Travel cancellation insurance, including travel interruption insurance is recommended. 

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