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Trier to Koblenz Self-Guided Cycling Holiday
Self-Guided | Individual | 7 days | 6 nights | From £439 per person
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Cycle Tour Highlights
• Visit numerous vineyards on both sides of the river
• Follow more than 2000 years of Roman history
• Through historical cities and charming villages
• Get to know the famous fruity wines
• Follow the Moselle Cycle Path

Cycle Route Profile
The Moselle bike path mostly runs on paved roads and bike trails and is continuously and well signposted. There are only less short sections with more traffic. Altogether a very easy bike tour which is ideally suitable for families with children and doesn´t require more than basic fitness.

Day-by-Day Cycling Holiday Itinerary


Day 1: Individual arrival to Trier

Trier is regarded as the oldest city of Germany. Numerous Roman monuments are omnipresent. Your rental bikes are already stored in the hotel.

Day 2: Trier – Trittenheim (approx. 40 km)

Before starting the bike tour you should schedule some time to visit the well-known amphitheater as well as the Porta Nigra. Here you can experience and comprehend 2000 years of history.

You start your trip and cycle alongside the wonderful Moselle River. An educational trail along your route reports on domestic grape variety. Taste a glass of wine in Trittenheim – that would be a nice finish of your first cycling day.

Day 3: Trittenheim – Zeltingen (approx. 35 km)

Soon you reach Piesport, where you can view the Roman cellars from the 3rd century.

Make a further stop in Neumagen-Dhron, Germany´s oldest wine village, or in Bernkastel-Kues with its famous wine „Bernkastler Doctor“. Only a short cycling distance separates you from Zeltingen.

Day 4: Zeltingen – Zell (approx. 35 km)

Today you cycle through the winegrowing region „Kröver Nacktarsch“ until you reach Traben-Trarbach. Many vineyards accompany you on both sides of the river. Traben-Trarbach offers many architectural masterpieces of art nouveau and Belle Epoque. Your route takes you through the wine region „Zeller Schwarze Katz“ and finally ends in Zell.

Day 5: Zell – Treis-Karden (approx. 50 km)

Early you arrive in Beilstein, widely known as „Rothenburg on the Moselle river“. Cochem is worth seeing, for example the charming center as well as the Reichsburg castle from the 11th century. After a short cycling distance you reach Treis-Karden where you also have the possibility for wine tasting.

Day 6: Treis-Karden – Koblenz (approx. 40 km)

After about 5 kilometers you should make a side trip to the medieval castle „Burg Eltz“, which counts among the most beautiful and best preserved castles of Germany. Located in the heart of nature it offers magnificent views. Back to the Moselle bike path you pass numerous charming wine villages, before you reach your final destination Koblenz.

The center is situated at the confluence of the Moselle River and the Rhine river and is extremely well-suited for a shopping tour.

Day 7: Individual departure, transfer back to Trier or extension

In Koblenz there is much to discover. If you are interested in we would be pleased to book some extra nights for you. Our transfer from Koblenz to Trier is very comfortable (daily possible, departure: directly from the hotel, reservation required at time of booking).

Map & Route Information

Route Profile
The Moselle bike path mostly runs on paved roads and bike trails and is continuously and well signposted. There are only less short sections with more traffic. Altogether a very easy bike tour which is ideally suitable for families with children and doesn´t require more than basic fitness.

Where is the starting point of the cycle tour?

Tour Route Map

Tour Information

Holiday Information

The Trier to Koblenz tour stays in middle tier 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 service hotline.

Services

- Accommodation in the chosen category
– Daily breakfast from buffet
– If half board: 6 × 3-course evening meal
– Luggage transfer from hotel to hotel
– 7-day service hotline
– Well planned route
– Travel documents
– Rental bike insurance

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Rental Bike Information

Quality, comfortable and sturdy bikes

We understand that well made bikes are essential for an enjoyable cycling holiday. All bikes are based on technology from leading Austrian bike manufacturer ‘KTM’ and serviced by an expert mechanic.

The bikes use good quality components to give you confidence in the bike on your holiday and comfortable riding on varied cycle paths and roads.

About the bikes

You will be given an easily identifiable, solid and sturdy aluminum trekking bike with V-brakes, solid wheels, almost puncture resistant tyres. Each bike has been built through continuous development and feedback from customers.

Each bike is also fitted with a dynamo lighting system for ease, handlebar bag, pannier, mudguards and comfortable saddle made by Selle Royal.

You can also bring your own saddle and adapter with you (diameter of seat post from 27, 2 to 31, 4 mm). We help you with the fitting of saddles and SPD shoes should you require assistance.

Gear systems

7-gear-bikes are equipped with Shimano NEXUS gear hub. Gears can be changed anytime even whilst stationary.

21-gear-bikes are equipped with Shimano ALIVIO derailleur. The ALIVIO system is robust and easy to use.

Frame sizes

The following frame sizes are available on tours with the bikes shown in the picture:

Unisex frame 21-gears with free wheel. Sizes: 56 / 51 / 46 / 43 cm
Unisex 7-gears-bikes with back pedal brake. Sizes: 56 / 51 / 46 cm

Men’s speed bikes 21-gears with freewheel and crossbar. Sizes: 64 / 60 / 56 “sloping crossbar” cm
(Must be reserved in advance!)

We will request your heights at the time of booking to ensure correct bike sizing.

Accessories

We high-quality accessories for your holiday from well-known manufacturers:

• Waterproof rear pannier
• Waterproof handlebar bag
• Service-Set with tools and extra bicycle tube
• Bike pump
• Combination lock

Electric Bikes (E-Bikes) are available!

E-Bikes are available on this holiday. For more information about the benefits of E-Bikes, please find out more here

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Your Prices

Trier to Koblenz, 7 days, 6 nights
All prices are per person and include bike hire.

2017 Cycling Holiday Prices:

Prices are based on seasonal date bands
Season 1: 08.04. – 30.04.2017 | 16.10 – 22.10.2017
Arrival daily
Season 2: 01.05. – 17.08.2017 | 06.10 – 15.10.2017
Arrival daily
Season 3: 18.08. – 05.10.2017
Arrival daily

Category A: Prices per person including bike hire
Season 1: £479 | Book online here >>
Season 2: £519 | Book online here >>
Season 3: £559 | Book online here >>
Single Room Supplement: £149
Half Board Supplement: £139
Electric Bike Upgrade: £99

Category B: Prices per person including bike hire
Season 1: £439 | Book online here >>
Season 2: £469 | Book online here >>
Season 3: £509 | Book online here >>
Single Room Supplement: £109
Half Board Supplement: £119
Electric Bike Upgrade: £99

Hotel Category Description
Category A: Comfortable middle class hotels
Category B: Family owned guest houses, hotels, and inns

Extra nights are available to book on this tour!
Prices are per person per night and based on two sharing. Single supplements apply.

For extra nights, you will stay in the same hotel. Please let us know if you wish to book extra nights at the start or at the end of the tour when completing your ‘Booking Request’.

Any local tourist taxes are not included in the holiday price and are payable at the hotel.

Bike Insurance
This tour benefits from bike insurance against rental bike theft and damage in the holiday price! Please make sure you lock up the bike, leave it where told by the hotel and treat your hire bicycle as if the bike was your own. Any negligent treatment of the bike will exempt you from cover.

For help and queries regarding this tour…
Contact us | F.A.Qs

Holiday Price: From £439
Single Supplement: £109

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Call: 0800 731 1631

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