New for 2024: If you want to experience the popular Passau to Vienna cycle route along the Danube whilst staying in superb quality hotels each night then this tour is for you. Sublime and easy riverside cycling, charming medieval villages, beautiful scenery combined with lovely accommodation.
On this holiday you will follow the Danube River from Passau on the German/Austrian Border, through Upper and Lower Austria, along beautiful, fertile valleys and past charming medieval villages to the elegant city of Vienna.
Each day you'll enjoy carefree cycling along a clearly marked and well-maintained riverside cycle path. The going is easy with virtually no hills and each day will reveal special highlights that will live long in the memory.
The peaceful majesty of the Danube Loop at Schlögen will take your breath away and an evening strolling the streets of the Old Town of Linz will be a delight. The pretty, baroque town of Grein precedes a tranquil ride through the beautiful, meanders of the Strudengau valley where nature still holds sway.
The ride through the sensational Wachau Valley, with its fairytale villages, cascading vineyards and old castle ruins will take your breath away and a night in the Austrian capital with all its history and culture provides a fitting finale to such a perfect cycling adventure.
You'll cover between 40 and 65 km per day on this route. It's easy level cycling along clearly marked cycle paths. E-bikes are a popular option if you have any concerns about the daily distances.