Overland Track

The trip was amazing all round. We had a great group of people and the weather could not have been better. I was truly impressed with the guides and their passion for Tasmania. The trip was well run without feeling overly structured. Great scenery, great food and amazing people – exceeding all of my expectations

Joanna MacLean – Canada – Nov 2009 | Australia
 
 

Blue Danube Cycle

Follow the winding route of the Danube and discover the lively history of one of Europe's most important rivers. Cycle past Austrian castles, Benedictine monasteries and ancestral vineyards en route to Vienna. From Germany, follow the Danube eastward into Austria, across the fertile plains of the Wachau Valley, where vineyards climb the slopes to imposing medieval monasteries perched atop hills between Melk and Krems. Wind past castle ruins and apricot orchards before reaching the capital of Austria, where you can take in a performance of the "Blue Danube" waltz, the melody that evokes Vienna the world over.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Join Passau (Germany)
DAY 2 Cycle through countryside to Engelhartszell and onto Schlögen (41km)
DAY 3 Cycle past Aschach and Wilhering to Linz (55km)
DAY 4 Cycle to Grein and Strudengau via Burg Clam Castle (60km)
DAY 5 To Nibelungengau and visit Melk famous for its imposing Benedictine Monastery (50km)
DAY 6 Cycle through Wachau and on to Krems (50km)
DAY 7 To Vienna including train journey (40km)
DAY 8 Return to Passau, trip concludes

traveller reviews

Six great days of riding through the Bavarian and Austrian countryside following the path of the fantastic Danube. Our trip, our pace.

M. Mead. Australind, WA, Australia

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Trip Code: DBC
Trip Grading: Introductory to Moderate
Duration:  8 days
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Options & Supplements*
Electric Bike Supplement £ 70
upgrade supplement - category A (4 star) £ 160
upgrade supplement - category B (3 to 4 star) £ 100
Single Traveller Surcharge - Category A (4 star) £ 170
Single Supplement - Category A (4 star) £ 160
Single Supplement - Category B (3 to 4 star) £ 130
Single Traveller Surcharge - Category B (3 to 4 star) £ 130
Single Traveller Surcharge - Category C (2 to 3 star) £ 120
Single Supplement - Category C (2 to 3 star) £ 110
H high season surcharge £47

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