Regensburg - Passau, 5-days
from € 299  € 295,--

German Danube, Regensburg - Passau, 5-day-tour

Bike riding on the german Danube Cycle Path...

During your cycling holiday on the Danube cycle path your journey takes you through the fertile plains of the Gäuboden on your right and the foothills of the Bavarian forest on your left, where the river searches the way in a southeast direction. Passing Straubing, the heart of the Gäuboden, you cycle back to Deggendorf, the gate to the Bavarian forest and subsequently reach the three-river-city Passau.

Included services

  • Accommodation in the advertised accommodations
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Luggage transport (NO limit to the amount of pieces of luggage) daily between 09.00 am and 06.00 pm
  • Rental bike-complete protection insurance
  • Best prepared travel documents
  • GPS-data on request
  • 7-day-service-hotline
Travel days

1. Day: arrival - Regensburg

Individual arrival to Regensburg. Visit the important monuments of the historical old city (UNESCO world heritage) with the „Steinernen Brücke“ (stone bridge), the oldest bridge in Germany.  A further landmark is the imposing cathedral, whose building was begun in the 8th century.

2. Day: Regensburg - Straubing (approx. 53 km)

You will reach the signed cycle route „Tour de Baroque“ via the Nibelungen bridge and the Walhalla-Allee and cycle to Donaustauf. The famous Walhalla, the ”Temple of German honour“ rises above the Danube valley from afar. You cycle further on the Danube dam to Straubing, known for its baroque town houses and the picturesque city square. The annual Gäubodenfest is also very popular (overnight stays from August 13th up to and including August 23rd, therefore possibly in Wörth; Regensburg - Wörth approx. 31 km, Wörth - Deggendorf approx. 59 km).

3. Day: Straubing - Deggendorf (approx. 40 km)

You will reach Bogen via Oberalteich, embedded between the Bogenberg and the Danube, it is the gateway to the Bavarian Forest. The path continues to Metten, where the monastery Metten is definitely worth a detour. Today's place of overnight stay is Deggendorf. The large parish churches Mariä Himmelfahrt and the Grabkirche are also landmarks of Deggendorf, apart from the city hall with its mighty gothic tower.

4. Day: Deggendorf - Passau (approx. 60 km)

Today you continue to follow the „Tour de Baroque“. You will reach the small town of Winzer via Niederalteich and afterwards arrive in Vilshofen. You cycle on the left side of the Danube until you reach the hydroelectric power station Kachlet. After crossing the Danube you will then arrive in the three-river-city Passau which is steeped in history. The city has a lot to offer: the cathedral with the largest church organ in the world, numerous churches and museums, the Veste Oberhaus, a three-river-round trip on the Danube, Inn and Ilz rivers and much more. 

5. Day: Passau - departure

Individual departure or extension.

Map

The cycle paths on the shore of the Danube are flat throughout the journey. You ride mainly on paved or well mounted paths with almost no traffic.

Total length: approx. 153 kilometres

level of difficulty: 1

Services

Exclusive services

  • Rental bike (unisex-touring bike with free-wheel and stepless gear shift) + 2 saddle bags
  • E-bike + 1 double-sided saddle bag
  • Bus transfer Passau - Regensburg:
    daily at 09.00 am, duration approx. 2 hours, incl. bike

Additional information

  • Possible local tax payable on-site
  • Austria Radreisen-original tour
  • Parking and arrival information
    Airport: Munich (MUC), Nuremberg (NUE) --> by train to Regensburg
    Railway station: Regensburg --> best by taxi or on walking
    Parking: Some free parking spaces during the nights at the hotel
    Parking during the trip: Public parking garage Theater Bismackplatz or parking garage Sparkasse Arnulsplatz

Our additional packages

Komoot
  • Bicycle navigation for your mobile phone           
  • Perfect supplement to your travel documents
  • Click onto your own prefabricated bike tour
  • Maps are available at any time even without internet connection
  • Precise navigation for great adventures that last a lifetime
  • Highlights with which you can discover wonderful places
  • Topographic maps with free updates
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Hotels

Hotel selection for"German Danube, Regensburg - Passau, 5-day-tour"

We offer you a choice of different hotels depending on the category. Please select the desired category:

Prices / Dates
Category 3- and 4-star-level

Accommodation in hotels with 3- and 4-star-level

Price per person

Current discounts
Early booking bonus 3 % 3%
Base price
3- and 4-star-level
Single room € 439,--
Double room € 299,--
Triple room € 299,--
Quadruple room € 299,--
Meals
3- and 4-star-level
Half board € 109,--
Supplements
3- and 4-star-level
Seasonal supplement
10.04.2021 - 14.05.2021
€ 69,--
Seasonal supplement
15.05.2021 - 10.09.2021
€ 119,--
Seasonal supplement
11.09.2021 - 20.10.2021
€ 89,--
Bicycle
3- and 4-star-level
E-bike + 1 double-sided saddle bag € 150,--
Rental bike (unisex-touring bike with free-wheel and stepless gear shift) + 2 saddle bags € 75,--
Additional services
3- and 4-star-level
Single room Double room
Komoot (per journey) € 30,--
Transfers
3- and 4-star-level
Bus transfer Passau - Regensburg

daily at 09.00 am, duration approx. 2 hours, incl. bike

€ 45,--
Additional nights
3- and 4-star-level
Double room Single room
Regensburg € 67,-- € 93,--
Passau € 54,-- € 70,--
Impressions

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