Discover the young Danube on this leisurely cycle holiday through Baden-Württemberg and Bavaria. Let the river unveil idyllic villages, fertile, rolling countryside and proud cities as it makes its way eastwards. Easy, riverside cycling with lots to see along the way and interesting overnight stops.
Follow the river from its source at Donaueschingen through the Black Forest and Swabia, passing through cultural towns and cities such as towns Ulm and Obermarchtal as you make your way to Donauwörth. Baroque abbeys and isolated castles are in store plus natural wonders like the sinking of the Danube at Immendingen and the ink blue Blautopf spring.
Most of this cycle tour follows flat paved cycle paths with some dirt tracks as well – all pretty smooth and easy to ride on. Any hills are generally of gentle gradient, and with plenty of time allotted to tackle each day’s riding anyone with a basic level of fitness will be able to enjoy this trip.