Danube Cycle Path, Vienna – Bratislava – Budapest, 8-days
from € 579  € 489,--

Danube Cycle Path, Vienna – Bratislava – Budapest 8-day-tour

On the Danube Cycle Path through 3 countries...

This cycling tour combines the Danube metropolis Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest with a diverse river landscape, as well as numerous castles and palaces, which are proudly enthroned next to the Danube.

Included services

  • Accommodation in the desired category
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Luggage transport daily between 09.00 a.m. and 06.00 p.m.
  • Train ride Mosonmagyarovar – Györ (incl. bike)
  • Ship ride Szentendre – Budapest (incl. bike, by train when out of shipping season)
  • Best prepared travel documents
  • GPS-data on request
  • 7-day-service-hotline
Travel days

1. Day: arrival - Vienna

Individual arrival to the waltz metropolis. End the evening in a pleasant way with a small stroll through the city.

2. Day: Vienna - region Bad Deutsch-Altenburg (approx. 42 km)

The National Park Donau-Auen begins directly in front of the gates of Vienna. Passing the castles Orth and Eckartsau you will soon arrive in the spa city Bad Deutsch-Altenburg/surroundings.

3. Day: region Bad Deutsch-Altenburg - Bratislava (approx. 26 km)

The blue ribbon of the Danube current winds its way embedded between the Hainburger Mountains and the small Carpathians. Your daily destination is the Slovakian capital Bratislava with its enchanting old city and castle.
 

4. Day: Bratislava - Györ (approx. 50 km + train ride)

In the midst of untouched landscape on the Schütt Island, one can find a labyrinth on the tributaries of the Danube. After a short train ride from Mosonmagyarovar (incl.) you will then reach Györ.
 

5. Day: Györ - Komarno region (approx. 57 km)

Babolna is world famous for the breeding of Arabian horses. Travelling through soft hilly agricultural area you then cycle back to the Danube in the divided city Komarom. 

6. Day: Komarno region - Danube Bend region (approx. 52 km)

Travelling along the Slovakian Danube river bank you cycle past Römerkastell of Kelemantia into the Bishop- and royal city Esztergom.

7. Day: Danube Bend region - Budapest (approx. 62 km + ship ride)

Today you can experience the artist city Szentendre with its island off the coast. Enjoy a unique view of the most famous sights to see during a ship ride from Szentendre to Budapest (incl.).

8. Day: Budapest - Departure

Individual departure or extension.

Map

There are cycle paths in good condition on the Austrian section, in Hungary you ride partly on country roads and agricultural paths. More traffic is to be expected at city entrances and exits. The route is flat to slightly hilly with only a few ascents.

Total length: approx. 289 kilometres

level of difficulty: 1 - 2

Services

Exclusive services

  • Rental bike (7-gear-unisex-touring bike with back pedal) + 1 luggage bag 
  • Rental bike (21-gear-unisex-touring bike with free-wheel) + 1 luggage bag 
  • E-bike + 1 luggage bag 
  • Bus transfer Budapest - Vienna:
    daily from approx. 07.00 am, every 2 hours, duration approx. 3 hours, WITHOUT transport of own bike 
  • Return transport of one’s OWN bike from Budapest to Vienna 
    --> ATTENTION: only possible on SATURDAYS

Additional information

  • ATTENTION Surcharges for Budapest:
    Formula 1: arrival between 30.07. - 01.08.2021 or 06.08. - 08.08.2021 (The date is not yet definitely fixed)
    Surcharge € 44,00 per room/tour night
    Surcharge for additional nights € 55,00 per room/night
    UEFA: apply to overnight stays in Budapest on 14.06., 15.06., 18.06., 19.06., 22.06., 23.06., 26.06., 27.06.
    Surcharge € 55,00 per room/night
  • Parking and arrival information
    Airport:
    Vienna (VIE), then by bus (ÖBB Postbus, Vienna Airport Lines) to the arrival hotel (costs approx. € 8,00)
    Railway station: Vienna, from here by public transport (U1) in about 15 - 25 minutes to the arrival hotels (exit point Kaisermühlen or Kagran)
    Parking: Public parking space in the outdoor area, directly behind the shopping center Donauzentrum, unguarded, for free, from here with the U1 to the arrival hotels
    Park & Ride: Unguarded parking garage at subway station Leopoldau (costs approx. € 18,30 per week), information at www.bestinparking.at 
Prices / Dates
Category B

Accommodation in hotels, inns and guesthouses, in Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest one hotel with cat. 4-stars

Category A

Accommodation in comfort hotels with cat. 4-stars

Price per person

Base price
AB
Single room € 949,-- € 779,--
Double room € 679,-- € 579,--
Triple room € 679,-- € 579,--
Quadruple room --- ---
Meals
AB
half board (with cat. B in Vienna only b&b) € 161,-- € 123,--
Supplements
AB
Seasonal supplement
30.04.2021 - 01.07.2021
€ 60,--€ 50,--
Seasonal supplement
02.07.2020 - 26.08.2021
€ 120,--€ 90,--
Seasonal supplement
27.08.2021 - 30.09.2021
€ 60,--€ 50,--
Formula 1 (surcharge tour night, per room)
30.07.2021 - 01.08.2021
€ 55,--€ 55,--
Formula 1 (surcharge tour night, per room)
06.08.2022 - 08.08.2021
€ 44,--€ 44,--
Bicycle
AB
Rental bike (7-gear-unisex-touring bike with back pedal) + 1 luggage bag € 75,--€ 75,--
E-bike + 1 luggage bag € 169,--€ 169,--
Rental bike (21-gear-unisex-touring bike with free-wheel) + 1 luggage bag € 75,--€ 75,--
Transfers
AB
Bus transfer Budapest - Vienna

 

daily from approx.07.00 am, every 2 hours, duration approx. 3 hours, WITHOUT transport of own bike 
--> Stop at the main station or in the centre (Erdberg) possible. Please inform us when placing your booking of the preferred stop + tim

€ 25,-- € 25,--
Return transport of one’s OWN bike

from Budapest to Vienna 
--> ATTENTION: only possible on SATURDAYS

€ 39,-- € 39,--
Additional nights A
Double room Single room
Vienna € 68,-- € 98,--
Budapest (from ) € 64,-- € 116,--
Budapest (from ) € 92,-- € 171,--
Budapest (from ) € 64,-- € 116,--
Budapest (from ) € 92,-- € 171,--
Budapest (from ) € 64,-- € 116,--
Additional nights B
Double room Single room
Vienna € 68,-- € 98,--
Budapest ( from ) € 58,-- € 99,--
Budapest ( from ) € 86,-- € 154,--
Budapest ( from ) € 58,-- € 99,--
Budapest ( from ) € 86,-- € 154,--
Budapest ( from ) € 58,-- € 99,--
Impressions

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