Danube Bike Path- Regensburg to Vienna
On the Danube bike path to the European music center…
Biking on the Danube Bike path! Need we say more. We could simply finish there. Those of you who have researched any European cycling have this on your bucket list. And this tour is epic!
Through the fertile plain of the Gäuboden, with the foothills of the Bavarian Forest to your left, you cycle towards the southeast in a landscape that is perfect for cycling. In Deggendorf, the gateway to the Bavarian Forest, you continue cycling to the three-river city of Passau, with its impressive Saint Stephan's Cathedral. It is here, you access the most famous and popular bike route in Europe, the Danube Bike Path on which you cycle through all the highlights.
Your trip ends among the foothills of the Viennese Forest, beyond the point where the Danube passes Vienna.
Highlights include but not limited to:
- Memorial Walhalla in Donaustauf
- Concentration camp
- Memorial in Mauthausen
- Roman town Ybbs
- Church of pilgrimage in Maria Taferl
- The Wachau (apricots and wine)
- Danube metropolis Vienna
Interested in more? Check out our full list of Danube Bike Tours.
Fly into Munich and out of Vienna
Take the train from Munich to Regensburg HBF. Total trip time is between 1.5 and 2 hours.
Please check weather conditions prior to departure. Average high/low temperatures in °F for Vienna are: April, 61°/46°, May, 70°/54°; June, 75°/59°; July, 80°/63°; August, 80°/63°; September, 70°/56°; and October, 60°/48°
Kamoot cycling navigation:
Available for your tour (supplement applies) is the Kamoot navigation app. Whether on mobile phone, tablet, or computer, this app is perfect for a companion to route descriptions and maps. Once the worldwide package is purchased, you will be sent a link to your specific tour and you can then download onto your smart device and use offline while you cycle.
Before you travel, please check your country's passport and visa requirements and the passport and visa requirements of the country/countries you plan to visit. For US citizens, the US Department of State website is a good source of information. The Country Information tab in the International Travel section provides details about passport validity, blank passport pages required, etc. For our other international clients, please be sure that you research your own country's travel requirements. It is each traveler's responsibility to ensure proper documentation.
*Important note: Beginning July 1, 2021, additional documentation from the European Travel Information and Authorization System (ETIAS) will be required to visit any of the 26 Schengen-member countries for tourism, business, medical, or transit. This is an additional check on security rather than a visa.
Where You’ll Stay
Accommodation in 3 and 4-star hotels, all rooms have private facilities. Breakfast included.
- Accommodation in 3 and 4 star inns and hotels
- Breakfast ( buffet)
- Bike rental, Nuvinci stepless gearshift, 2 panniers, and 1 handlebar bag
- Luggage transfer (unlimited pieces of luggage)
- Extensive travel documents (route descriptions, maps, references to sights, etc.)
- GPS data on request
- 7-day emergency hotline
What’s Not Included
- Tourist tax payable on site
- Entrance fees to attractions other than mentioned
- Individual transportation
- Komoot navigation package
- Bicycle Protection
- Travel Insurance