By bike to the capital
On this tour you sit on the bike for about 40 to 65 kilometres per day. Even if the popular cycle path leads through flat terrain, it can be a little tiring for inexperienced cyclists. But no need to worry, parts of the route can be shortened by train. Motorised support by a (rental) e-bike also ensures relaxed travel.
Insider tip with charm: As a reward for covering the long distances, you should definitely treat yourself to Austria’s best boiled beef in the Plachutta restaurant in Vienna. Emperor Franz Josef appreciated this culinary delicacy. By the way, with most stopovers it’s possible to book extra nights. A longer stay in Linz or Vienna gives you a bit more time for sightseeing or a pleasant stroll through the city.
Effort is rewarded
The stages mainly lead over flat, or gently undulating terrain. Nevertheless, you have to pedal properly in places – perfect for ambitious cycling fans.
Insider tip with charm: Those who really work up a sweat while cycling can reward their efforts with a dip in the crystal-clear water of the lakes. Feelings of happiness are guaranteed!
Caribbean flair in the Balearic Islands
On this charm tour you can enjoy the advantages of the island far away from mass tourism. The trip starts in Playa de Palma – what follows are 270 fantastic kilometres on the bike
Inside tip with charm: Caribbean flair awaits you in Es Trenc. The white sandy beach on the turquoise blue water is considered Mallorca’s most beautiful natural beach. The dune landscape behind it is also a paradise for all kinds of birds and is protected.
The way to the heart is through the stomach…
Culture lovers and leisure cyclists will definitely get their money’s worth here. And Italy fans too…
Inside tip with charm: To make the ‘sweet life’ in Italy even sweeter, you should treat yourself to Italy’s best pistachio ice cream in Gelateria Bologna in Mori. Included in the programme of the charm tour – melt away!
Highlights away from the tourist crowds
In the heart of Italy, of course, you can look forward to cultural highlights and culinary delights.
Insider tip with charm: One of these highlights is the leaning tower of Pisa. Get the most beautiful view of it by cycling around the famous building early in the morning. Then the Piazza del Duomo (popularly known as ‘piazzi dei miracoli’, meaning ‘square of miracles’) is still deserted and pleasantly quiet…