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Donaueschingen - Donauwörth

Along the German Danube.

This part leads you through the austere and beautiful Baar landscape which stretches between the Black Forest and the Swabian Alb, through the wildly romantic Danube opening and through the gentle, fertile foothills of Upper Swabia to Donauwörth.

Medium
Medium
  • 8 Days / 7 Nights
  • Self-guided tour
Semiramis Feitler
Semiramis Feitler
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Itinerary

The Brigach and Breg Black Forest rivers join to form the Danube near the town. The Fürstenberg castle built in the Belle Epoch style is a testament to the importance of the Fürstenberg family.

The first stage leads you through the so-called “Baar“ landscape. In Immendingen you will be able to visit an important natural phenomenon: the sinking of the Danube. Here the river disappears beneath the porous chalk rock for the majority of the year to flow into the Rhine.

Today you cycle through the Danube breach. Between Friedingen and Beuron you won’t be disturb by the noice of cars or trains and the archabbey invents for a rest. The castle in Sigmaringen is still inhabited where you can have a guided tour.

You will cycle along the Danube until you reach the village of Zwiefalten with its beautiful abbey. In Obermarchtal you will see the oldest Baroque church in Upper Swabia.

Behind the monastery of Blaubeuren you will find the famous Blautopf. Medieval castles and ruins accompany you along the Blau until you reach the Swabian-Bavarian double city of Ulm with the highest church tower in the world.

Between Ulm and Dillingen you will pass village after village which are all beautifully well kept. In Elchingen you can visit the pilgrimage church, Günzburg offers visitors the Church of Our Lady in Rococo style.

The villages are mainly located somewhat off the beaten track on hills protected from the river floodwaters. Those who wish can take a break in one of the well maintained villages. Donauwörth was once the scene of the beheading of Maria von Brabant as an adulteress.

Tour character

The first two stages are a little bit hilly, afterwards mostly flat.

Prices and events

All data for 2020 at a glance
Season 1
Apr 13, 2020 - Apr 24, 2020
Oct 1, 2020 - Oct 11, 2020
arrival daily
Season 2
Apr 9, 2020 - Apr 12, 2020
Apr 25, 2020 - May 15, 2020
Jun 14, 2020 - Jun 26, 2020
Sep 13, 2020 - Sep 30, 2020
arrival daily
Season 3
May 16, 2020 - May 28, 2020
Jun 1, 2020 - Jun 5, 2020
Jun 27, 2020 - Jul 3, 2020
Aug 23, 2020 - Sep 12, 2020
arrival daily
Season 4
May 29, 2020 - May 31, 2020
Jun 6, 2020 - Jun 13, 2020
Jul 4, 2020 - Aug 22, 2020
arrival daily
Donaueschingen - Donauwörth, 8 days, DE-DORDD-08X
Base price
Surcharge single room
499.00
175.00
629.00
175.00
659.00
175.00
679.00
175.00

Category: national 2** and 3***-Niveau

Season 1
Apr 13, 2020 - Apr 24, 2020
Oct 1, 2020 - Oct 11, 2020
Season 2
Apr 9, 2020 - Apr 12, 2020
Apr 25, 2020 - May 15, 2020
Jun 14, 2020 - Jun 26, 2020
Sep 13, 2020 - Sep 30, 2020
Season 3
May 16, 2020 - May 28, 2020
Jun 1, 2020 - Jun 5, 2020
Jun 27, 2020 - Jul 3, 2020
Aug 23, 2020 - Sep 12, 2020
Season 4
May 29, 2020 - May 31, 2020
Jun 6, 2020 - Jun 13, 2020
Jul 4, 2020 - Aug 22, 2020
Donaueschingen
Extra night double room
Extra night sgl/bb
Donauwörth/Wörnitzstein
Extra night double room
Extra night sgl/bb
45.00
74.00
45.00
70.00
45.00
74.00
45.00
70.00
45.00
74.00
45.00
70.00
45.00
74.00
45.00
70.00
Price
Rental bike 27-gear
Rental bike 8-gear
Electric bike
79.00
79.00
195.00

Services and infos

Included:

  • Accommodation as already mentioned
  • Breakfast or breakfast buffet
  • Luggage transfer between the hotels
  • Detailed travel documents 1x per room (German, English, French, Dutch, Italian, Spanish with route maps, route description, local attractions, important telephone numbers)
  • 1 Entrance Castle Sigmarinen with guided tour, Münstertum Ulm
  • GPS-data is available
  • Service hotline

Optional extras:

  • Bike rental, including rental bike insurance
  • Transfer in a mini bus every saturday and sunday from mai – september € 85 per person incl. bike, reservation necessary

Arrival / Parking / Departure:

  • Donaueschingen train station
  • Free parking in a public car park in Donaueschingen, no reservation possible
  • Good train connections Donauwörth – Donaueschingen

Things to note:

  • Tourist tax, if due, is not included in the price!
  • Further important information according to the package travel law can be found here!

This tour has 1 more variation

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Ratings

4.5 of 5 Stars (2 Ratings)
4 stars
Albrecht Stumpp DE | 18.06.2019
Gelungene Radtour an der Donau
Alles war OK, gute Leihräder, gute Häuser bzw. Gasthöfe, sehr gute Unterlagen usw.
Sabine Jäger
Sabine Jäger answered:
Danke für die tolle Bewertung! Es freut uns sehr, dass ihnen die Tour an der Donau so gut gefallen hat. Vielleicht fahren Sie ja dann im nächsten Jahr weiter von Passau bis Wien!
5 stars
Michael J. CH | 11.11.2018
Die deutsche Donau - ein Erlebnis!
Eine tolle Tour, die kaum etwas zu wünschen übrig lässt! Schon der Buchungsvorgang bei Eurobike verlief reibungslos und war innerhalb von zwei Tagen abgeschlossen! Danke, Frau Steinleitner für die kompetente Beratung und rasche Bearbeitung! Die Strecke gefiel uns ausgesprochen gut und war sehr abwechslungsreich! Die Radwege waren sehr gut ausgebaut. Auch mit den Hotels waren wir großteils sehr zufrieden! Kurzum: Diese Reise ist sehr zu empfehlen! Wir werden sicher wieder bei Eurobike buchen!
Sabine Jäger
Sabine Jäger answered:
Vielen, vielen Dank für diese tolle Bewertung! Da haben wir wohl alles richtig gemacht!!! Hoffentlich schenken Sie uns auch nächstes Jahr wieder ihr Vertrauen und buchen wieder bei uns!

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