Picturesque & Idyllic landscapes
On the border between Central Europe and the Balkans is the location of the country Hungary, which with an area of around 93 000 square kilometres is about twice the size of the federal state of Lower Saxony. The river Danube flows right through the nation, which has only been historically independent for around 100 years, on its course into the wide estuary delta on the shores of the Black Sea. It also divides the landscape between the Puszta and the slightly hilly Transnubia in the West, where you can see Lake Balaton, the largest lake in Central Europe, situated in picturesque and idyllic scenery. However if you turn North from the Puszta there is a large mountain range near the Slovakian border, which rises to a height of 1000 metres with its not too steep peaks.
Cycle Holidays in Budpest
Start our Vienna – Budapest cycle holiday in the beautiful Austrian capital and cycle along the river Danube and the Slovakian-Hungarian border in a southeasterly direction to the Hungarian capital. Strengthened by the Viennese coffee culture and maybe also a piece of original Sachertorte, you first cross several national parks on the banks of Europe’s second longest river and stop in picturesque small towns such as the Hungarian town of 17 bridges Mosonmagyaróvár. In more than one place, you will be spoiled for choice between a sporting challenge such as a course through the breathtaking Tata Mountains or historical sights such as the Roman fort Kelemantia. Your end destination is the big city of Budapest.
Cross-Border Cycle Holidays
Beyond Hungarian Borders
On our next cycle holidays in Hungary, you experience unlimited cycling fun. Cycle from Austria via Hungary and Slovenia to Croatia and get to know all of these unique neighboring countries from a cycling perspective in just a few days. So many countries in such a short time, is that even possible? It is, thanks to Eurobike’s perfect travel planning, no problem! Without a care in the world diverse scenery awaits as well as cultural highlights and various regional dishes and drinks. We are excited to see, which country will convince you the most. However, what we are already certain of is that you will depart at the end of it totally enthusiastic, satisfied and with positive memories from these limitless cycle holidays.
Lake Neusiedl Rally
Southeast of Vienna, where the Puszta and vineyards meet and home of the vintner king, is the location of the beautiful Lake Neusiedl nature reserve. Geographically the majority is situated in Austria and around 22% in Hungary. On this cycle rally however, you cycle around the entire Lake Neusiedl and thus immerse yourself also in the Hungarian flair.
Bike & Boat in Hungary
Danube Experience in Hungary
Although the degree of difficulty of all cycle holidays in Hungary is not high due to easy alternative routes, easy ascents and the excellent climate, it can be even a bit more comfortable: If you decide on our bike & boat holidays in Hungary, you either cycle comfortably along the flat banks of the river Danube or spend a day aboard your floating accommodation and just enjoy the scenery. During this way of travelling and from the beautiful river Danube you will see the impressive country from a completely different perspective.
Passau – Budapest – Passau, MS SE-Manon
On this cycle holiday from Passau to Budapest and back again you can look forwards to dynamic cities, historical sights, beautiful vineyards and delicious regional dishes. Always by your side is the MS SE-Manon with a total of 75 cabins. After your bike tour you can decide individually whether you would like to use the wellness area or would rather swim in the outdoor pool. Afterwards you can relax on the spacious sun deck with loungers and seating areas before you let yourself be pampered in the delicious panorama restaurant.
Useful information about your Cycle Holiday in Hungary
The Climate in Hungary
Just as Hungary is culturally located at the crossroads between Central Europe and the Balkans, it is meteorologically located in a transition zone between the West, which is characterised by the Atlantic, and the Mediterranean climate of Southern and Eastern Europe. This special position means that precipitation decreases from West to East and the entire country can enjoy an above-average number of sunny days and pleasant temperatures from April through to October. The off-season is particularly recommended for your cycle holidays, since relatively few tourists travel to the country during this period, giving you a deep insight into everyday life in the villages far away from the big city.
What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Hungarian cuisine? For sure, the well-known ‘goulash’, which is popular beyond the borders. However, before today’s national dish made it into high society and the kitchen at the end of the 18th century, it was initially only eaten by farmers. But nowadays, Hungarian cuisine would be unimaginable without goulash with potatoes or dumplings or normal goulash soup. Just as the well-known Letscho, made from peppers, tomatoes, onions and optional bacon. What should not be missing in the kitchen is paprika powder. Since Hungary is well-known for its paprika cultivation, the locals like to spice things up a lot with this spice. Everything according to the motto in the spice lies the power.
That's why cycling holidays with Eurobike
Advantages that convince
Perfectly organized cycling tours.
For over 30 years, we have been offering first-class quality active vacations as a cycling tour operator. Our quality criteria have been our top priority for many years. We go the 'extra mile' for our guests and take pride in being your reliable point of contact for all things related to cycling vacations. The high percentage of loyal customers confirms our commitment, and we look forward to continuing to create many more eventful cycling memories in the future.
Comprehensive guidance from our travel specialists.
In Eurobike cycling vacations, you'll experience that extra level of service and comfort. From start to finish, our Eurobike travel specialists plan and organize your active vacation, giving you even more time to enjoy your active getaway. During your cycling tour, you can focus worry-free on the truly important things: the joy of cycling with your loved ones.
Well-prepared travel information and route descriptions.
All guests receive a comprehensive information package with detailed cycling maps and travel documents including tips and information on culture, cuisine, country and people - tailored to the respective region and requirements of the individual cycling tour. Every year, we review the route meticulously, and continually develop new variations that provide even more insights into the land and culture.
Accommodations with feel-good factor
After a wonderful day of cycling, you will be welcomed in our carefully selected accommodations in the evening. We choose our accommodations with care and consideration, always with a focus on their special orientation towards active vacationers and opportunities for evening relaxation. You'll experience that extra level of comfort on our charming cycling tours, where you can enjoy even more feel-good facilities and an added touch of indulgence.
Reliable luggage transfer.
With us, you'll enjoy the most comfortable form of active vacation. Eurobike transports your luggage to the next accommodation every day. Leave the hotel in the morning with ease, and by evening, your bags will already be waiting at the next lodging. Experience a completely carefree cycling adventure across Europe with our luggage transfer!
Personal on-site support
Our Eurobike original tours are characterized above all by the personal touch for which we have been known for many years. For our original tours, you will be personally welcomed by our team members at the arrival destination. In an informational meeting, all details about the tour and the itinerary will be explained. Our on-site team is also available for tips and recommendations.
Exploring the most beautiful routes with our on Tour app.
We invest a lot of time and effort in crafting our routes and meticulously review them regularly. Thanks to the Eurobike & Eurohike on Tour app, navigating the most beautiful cycling routes in Europe becomes child's play, ensuring you don't miss any of the highlights along the way.