Easy Black Forest Self-Guided Cycling Holiday
Self-Guided | Individual | 7 days | 6 nights | From £519 per person
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Cycle Tour Highlights
• Cycle through one of the most diverse areas of Germany
• Go through the Black Forest to Fribourg
• Ride along the Bahnle Cycle Path
• Cycle into Switzerland and visit Basel
Cycle Route profile
Mostly flat, following cycle paths that are usually paved or along quiet side roads. This tour is mostly downhill, although there are one or two hills to tackle in the Black Forest. A basic level of fitness is recommended.
The approximate difficulty level for this tour
1st day: Individual arrival in Freiburg
Freiburg is said to be Germany‘s warmest city. Its „Bächle“, small runnels that flow through the city center, give it a very special flair.
2nd day: Freiburg – Bonndorf, approx. 40 km + train ride
You cycle to the small town of Kirchzarten and take the train from there to Titisee (not included). That way you can avoid almost all inclines on this tour. Through typical Black Forest landscapes to Bonndorf.
3rd day: Bonndorf – Waldshut-Tiengen, approx. 50 km
Up on the plateau you cycle on to the Wutachtal valley and further to Waldshut-Tiengen which is located 500 m lower at the Rhine.
4th day: Waldshut-Tiengen – Rheinfelden – Basel, approx. 50 km + train ride
Via Laufenburg you reach Bad Säckingen where you find the longest covered wooden bridge. Along the Rhine to
Rheinfelden, from where you take the train to Basel.
5th day: Basel – Badenweiler/Müllheim, approx. 50 km
You will see the „Isteiner Klotz“, a rock that used to be located right at the Rhine, from far away. Along the Black Forest through small spa towns to Müllheim and Badenweiler.
6th day: Badenweiler – Freiburg, approx. 40 km
Through the wine region of the „Markgräflerland“ – The Black Forest to the right and the Vosges to the left. Freiburg is said to be Germany‘s warmest city and has a very special flair.
7th day: Individual departure or extension of stay
You cycle on signposted routes, on bike paths, silent side roads and along forest tracks. The route proceeds downhill, but some grades in Black Forest have to be managed.
Where is the starting point of the holiday?
Tour Route Map
The Easy Black Forest tour stays in 3*** hotels and good guesthouses carefully chosen for their location, hospitality and proximity to your tour route.
Your stay includes the daily transfer of luggage to the next hotel and permanent assistance in case of problems.
- 6 overnight stays with breakfast on a national 3*
– Luggage transport from hotel to hotel
– Train ride Rheinfelden-Basel incl. bike
– Comprehensive travel info and maps (1x per room)
– 7 day service hotline
Easy Black Forest, 7 days, 6 nights
Prices are per person and include bike hire.
2017 Cycling Holiday Prices:
Prices are based on seasonal date bands
Season 1: 22..04 – 28.04.2017 | 01.10 – 15.10.2017
Season 2: 29.04 – 19.05.2017 | 18.06 – 30.06.2017 | 27.08 – 30.09.2017
Season 3: 20.05 – 17.06.2017 | 01.07 – 26.08.2017
Category A: Prices per person including bike hire
Season 1: £519 | Book online here >>
Season 2: £609 | Book online here >>
Season 3: £639 | Book online here >>
Single Room Supplement: £149
Electric Bike Upgrade: £89
Hotel Category Descriptions
Category A: 3* Hotels
Holiday Price: From £519
Single Supplement: £149