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Altmühltal - circular tour

travel code
OLD 03
9 days / 8 nights
From €839
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On the Altmühltal cycle path without gradients on paved forest and field paths, small side roads with little traffic and mostly on fine gravel cycle paths. Cycle along the Main-Danube Canal on paved gravel paths. With a few exceptions, you cycle on the Franconian Water Cycle Path without major climbs.

Overview of your benefits
  • Good value for money
  • Tour incl. hotels and luggage transport
  • Extensive route booklet & GPS data
  • Top brand rental bikes bookable
  • Over 30 years of experience
Old Town Photo taken from Siebersturm Ploenlein in the city of Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Individual arrival. A walk with the Rothenburg night watchman takes you through dreamy alleys.

Overnight place: Rothenburg

Through the upper Altmühltal you reach the picturesque town of Leutershausen. The medieval atmosphere can still be felt in Herrieden. You can find impressive architectural monuments in the former residential town of Ansbach.

Overnight place: Herrieden/Ansbach

The romantic Altmühlsee in Gunzenhausen invites you to take a break. Located in the Altmühltal Nature Park you will find historic Weißenburg and the spa town of Treuchtlingen.

Overnight place: Treuchtlingen region

Bizarre rock formations now line the further course of the river through a landscape of unique beauty. A baroque natural jewel is the episcopal city of Eichstätt. Chocolate and coffee lovers will find culinary delights in the Café Chocolatique.

Overnight place: Eichstätt region

The path leads you through the Gungoldinger juniper heath to the three-castle town of Riedenburg, where you will find a magnificent collection of crystals and precious stones in the Crystal Museum. The historic old town of Beilngries is surrounded by a well-preserved town wall.

Overnight place: ax grits

Today's bike tour takes you to Plankstetten Monastery. Try a glass of schnapps from our own distillery. Along the Main-Danube Canal you reach the castle town of Hilpoltstein. At the nearby Rothsee, bathing enthusiasts can relax on the well-kept sunbathing areas.

Overnight place: Hilpoltstein/Roth

This stage of the Franconian Water Cycle Path leads along the Castle Road from the Franconian Lake District to Romantic Franconia. Via the minnesinger town of Wolframs-Eschenbach, with its completely preserved town wall, you reach the former residential town of Ansbach.

Overnight place: Ansbach

On the following section of the route, the Franconian Water Cycle Path inspires with numerous historical discoveries. After Colmberg with its imposing castle you cycle through the hilly foothills of the Frankenhöhe to Rothenburg.

Overnight place: Rothenburg

Departure on your own.

Overnight place: Rothenburg

  • 8 nights in the booked category, including breakfast
  • Luggage transport (NO limit on luggage items) (9 a.m. - 17:30 p.m.)
  • Well prepared travel documents
  • Rental bike full protection insurance
  • Night watchman tour in Rothenburg (only for cat. II and II+)
  • 1 cup of coffee or chocolate drink + dessert in Eichstätt (only for Cat. II+)
  • Schnaps tasting in the Plankstetten monastery
  • GPS data on request
  • 7-day service hotline

Travel prices

Price in € per person

Double room including breakfast Cat I Cat II Cat II+
10.04.2024/16.05.2024 - XNUMX 1.028,00 € 1.158,00 € 1.458,00 €
17.05.2024/31.05.2024 - XNUMX 1.078,00 € 1.208,00 € 1.508,00 €
01.06.2024/27.06.2024 - XNUMX 1.028,00 € 1.158,00 € 1.458,00 €
28.06.2024/25.08.2024 - XNUMX 1.078,00 € 1.208,00 € 1.508,00 €
26.08.2024/01.10.2024 - XNUMX 1.028,00 € 1.158,00 € 1.458,00 €
02.10.2024/10.10.2024 - XNUMX 839,00 € 949,00 € 1.149,00 €
Single room including breakfast Cat I Cat II Cat II+
10.04.2024/16.05.2024 - XNUMX 1.288,00 € 1.488,00 € 1.878,00 €
17.05.2024/31.05.2024 - XNUMX 1.338,00 € 1.538,00 € 1.928,00 €
01.06.2024/27.06.2024 - XNUMX 1.288,00 € 1.488,00 € 1.878,00 €
28.06.2024/25.08.2024 - XNUMX 1.338,00 € 1.538,00 € 1.928,00 €
26.08.2024/01.10.2024 - XNUMX 1.288,00 € 1.488,00 € 1.878,00 €
02.10.2024/10.10.2024 - XNUMX 1.099,00 € 1.279,00 € 1.569,00 €

Rental bikes

  • 24-speed unisex wheels with freewheel - €99,00
  • Electric rental bike with luggage bag - €229,00


Note: All prices are per person.





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travel code
OLD 03

Altmühltal - circular tour

9 days
Overnight stays
8 nights
Overnight stays
about 350 km

Daily travel start April 10.04th – October 10.10.2024, 2 (minimum number of participants: XNUMX people)

Price in € per person * 2024 Cat I Cat II Cat II+
Double room including breakfast From €839 From €949 From €1149
Single room including breakfast From €1099 From €1279 From €1569

Attention: This trip is not suitable for people with reduced mobility.

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  • Some of the hotels have their own parking facilities directly on site, which are either free of charge or subject to a fee (between € 5 and € 10 per day or night, payable on site, information without charge).
  • There are public parking garages or parking spaces (free or paid) in the surrounding area that you can also use.
  • Further parking options (free/chargeable) at www.parkopedia.de

Rooms with shower/toilet or bath/toilet

Cat I: good inns and middle-class hotels in the 3-star level

Category II: good to very good inns and comfort hotels in the 3 and 4 star category

Category II+: comfortable, very good 4-star hotels

Not included: Cultural tax, bed tax, arrival and departure, transfers, excursions, entrance and sightseeing fees, city maps, ferry fees, insurance, tips and personal expenses

This trip/s is/are not suitable for people with reduced mobility.

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