NEW! ELECTRIC POWERED BICYCLE! Let our “flyers” do some of the work for you, so bikers with different levels of fitness can book a bike tour together. Available Salzburg to Vienna and Passau to Vienna routes.
Day 1 Arrive Passau:
Visit the cathedral to see the biggest church organ in the world.
Day 2 Passau to Schlogen: 44kms
Ride to the Upper Donau Valley for wonderful views of the surrounding countryside.
Day 3 Schlogen to Linz: 53kms.
The fascinating Donauschlinge, between Schlogen and Aschach, is dotted with the ruins of old castles. Tour Linz, a recently renovated historic center.
Day 4 Linz to Grein: 65kms.
Cycle via Enns, the oldest city in Austria and across the meadow landscape to arrive at Burg Clam, one of the best-preserved castles in the country. Overnight in Grein, which is dominated by a picturesque castle.
Day 5 Grein/Melk/Emmersdorf: 51 kms.
Bike through the Strudengau to Melk and visit its’ imposing Benedictine monastery.
Day 6 Melk/Emmersdorf to Krems/ Traismauer: 40 or 55kms (longer option).
Bike through the lovely Waschau winegrowing area, past orchards and romantic villages to the medieval city of Kremms.
Day 7 Krems/Traismauer to Tulln/Vienna: 39 or 87kms (longer option)
Bike past Stift Gottweg (monastery) to the Roman city of Tulln. The Wienerwald Forest closely follows the course of the Danube. Pass the castle of Greifenstein before reaching Vienna. Option to take the train Tulln to Vienna (not included).
Arrangements terminate after breakfast in Vienna.
Along the Danube is flat or slightly downhill. The route is almost completely on bicycle paths without any traffic. A wonderful route for first-timers and children