Munich and its lakes, 7-day-version

Munich and its lakes, 7-day-version

Cycling holiday along the lakes of Munich

This cycling tour leads you through the most beautiful regions of Upper Bavaria. Start by enjoying the white-blue cosmopolitan city Munich with its charm and hospitality. All stress is forgotten while travelling in Bavarian country and you can allow yourself to be enchanted during your cycling holiday by the untouched nature, clear lakes and the splendid view of the surrounding mountains.

Included services

  • Accommodation in hotels and inns with 3- or 4-stars category, all rooms with bath/shower and toilet
  • Breakfast (mostly Buffet meal)
  • Luggage transport (NO limit to the amount of pieces of luggage)
  • Voucher booklet for the Munich/Starnberg region with many discounts
  • Restaurant Guide with the best resting points
  • Detailed travel documents (Route description, maps, references on sights to see)
  • 7-day-Service-Hotline
Travel days

1. Day: arrival - Munich

Your cycling holiday begins with your individual arrival in the Bavarian capital, which entices visitors from all over the world with its many attractions. Sights worth seeing are the English garden with its Chinese tower, the Church of our Lady, the Nymphenburg castle and the Marienplatz. Visit one of the many beer gardens and enjoy hospitality and Bavarian flair over a glass of beer.

 

2. Day: Munich - Starnberger Lake (approx. 35 - 58 km)

Your first cycling tour brings you from Munich via the Weßlinger and Pilsensee lakes to the Ammersee Lake, the third largest lake in Bavaria. Have a short rest in Herrsching, in order to enjoy the fantastic view of the lake. After passing by the Andech monastery you will reach the Starnberger Lake. Those who would like to make today’s journey a little more comfortable, can cycle directly to the Starnberger Lake.

3. Day: Starnberger Lake - Murnau or Seehausen am Staffelsee (approx. 45 km)

You cycle along the eastern side of the Starnberger Lake until you reach Seeshaupt. There is a lovely bathing place just before this where you can cool yourself down. An insider’s tip on this cycling trip is the splendid view over the romantic Riegsee Lake, before you arrive at the Staffelsee Lake. Overnight stay in Murnau or in Seehausen am Staffelsee, which is approximately 2 km away.  

 

4. Day: Murnau or Seehausen am Staffelsee - Bad Tölz (approx. 45 km)

Today’s cycling tour first leads along the Lake Constance-Königssee Lake-cycle path to the Kochelsee Lake. From there you cycle via Benediktbeuern and Bad Heilbrunn to Bad Tölz. The health resort, known through the TV series “Der Bulle von Tölz”, has a lot to offer. The love for tradition and one’s home is still a part of everyday life here.

 

5. Day: Bad Tölz - Tegernsee (approx. 20 - 60 km)

Today it is possible for you to choose between different cycling tours to the Tegernsee Lake. Those wanting a comfortable bike ride can ride along the cycle path on the Tegernsee Lake (approx. 20 km) and can also then go around the Tegernsee lake (+ approx. 20 km). Very athletic cyclists or mountain bikers can choose the version along the Isar to the fjord-like Sylvenstein reservoir and via the Achenpass to the Tegernsee Lake (approx. 60 km).Overnight stay in Bad Wiessee.

 

6. Day: Tegernsee - Munich (approx. 25 - 65 km)

Today the long distance cycle path Via Bavarica Tyrolensis leads you from the Tegernsee Lake directly back to the Bavarian capital. One can shorten today’s cycling tour by approximately 25 km if one wishes by taking a train ride on one’s own on the Oberlandbahn.

7. Day: Munich - departure

Map

The cycling tours are ridden on well signed and paved long distance cycle paths as well as quiet side streets (only short sections of the cycling tours are on main roads) and a few dirt roads with routes in good condition. The few short ascents can be managed easily by pushing one’s bike.  

Total length: approximately 170 - 273 kilometres

level of difficulty: 2-3

Services

Exclusive services

  • Austria Radreisen-Rental bike (Unisex free wheel touring bike with Nuvinci stepless gearshift) + 2 luggage bags
  • Austria Radreisen-E-bike + 1 double-sided luggage bag

Additional information

  • Overnight stay in Munich partly only possible with surcharge due to exhibitions
  • Possible local tax payable on-site
Hotels

Hotel selection for "Munich and its lakes, 7-day-version"

Prices / Dates
Category 3- or 4-stars

Accommodation in hotels and inns with 3- or 4-stars category

Price per person

Base price
3- or 4-stars
Single room€ 755,--
Double room€ 580,--
Triple room€ 580,--
Quadruple room€ 580,--
Seasonal supplements
3- or 4-stars
22.04.2018 - 26.05.2018 € 40,--
27.05.2018 - 06.09.2018 € 80,--
07.09.2018 - 12.09.2018 € 40,--
Bicycle
3- or 4-stars
Austria Radreisen-E-bike + 1 double-sided luggage bag € 165,--
Austria Radreisen-Rental bike (Unisex free wheel touring bike with Nuvinci stepless gearshift) + 2 luggage bags € 75,--
Additional nights
3- or 4-stars
Double roomSingle room
Munich € 80,-- € 126,--
Starnberger Lake € 65,-- € 90,--
Murnau or Seehausen am Staffelsee € 65,-- € 90,--
Bad Tölz € 65,-- € 90,--
Tegernsee € 65,-- € 90,--
Munich € 80,-- € 126,--
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