Berlin to Copenhagen Self-Guided Cycling Holiday
Self-Guided | Individual | 11 days | 10 nights | From £1329 p.p
Also available in reverse (From Copenhagen to Berlin) on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
Full holiday prices by date are shown on the ‘Book Now’ tab.
Cycle Tour Highlights
• Ride the 555km on this brand new European cycle path
• Use the bike to connect between two iconic capitals
• A wonderful journey ideal for those looking for a longer duration cycle tour
• Bridge the two countries using the ferry between Germany and Denmark
Cycle Route: Through the Mecklenburg Lake District
The route is mostly flat in Brandenburg, slightly hilly in the region of the Mecklenburg Lake District; flat to slightly hilly in Denmark. You cycle almost entirely on side roads with no heavy traffic, on country lanes, forest paths and little minor roads, partly asphalted and partly with natural surface.
The approximate difficulty level for this tour
1st day: Arrival to Oranienburg
Travellers are responsible for their own transportation to Oranienburg. There is an S-Bahn (commuter train) connection between Oranienburg and Berlin city. Spend the night in Oranienburg.
Day 2: Oranienburg – Zehdenick/Fuerstenberg, app.35-75 km
Today you will cycle along the Oder-Havel-Canal to Liebenwalde. Continue along the Havel to Zehdenick.Overnight stay in Zehdenick/Fuerstenberg or nearby.
Day 3: Zehdenick/Fuerstenberg – Neustrelitz, app. 45-78 km
Along the way, you will come across the legendary Lake Stechlin, which has been immortalized through literature by T. Fontane. Overnight in Neustrelitz.
Day 4: Neustrelitz – Waren, app. 65 km
A highlight of this tour is Mueritz-Nationalpark. Along the way you will find the small village of Ankershagen, where Schliemann, who discovered Troy, grew up. Overnight
stay in Waren or nearby.
Day 5: Waren – Krakow region/Güstrow, app. 45-69 km
In the national park of Nossentiner Heide you will cycle through the vast wooded area to Krakow. Güstrow, known for the late artist, Barlach, isn’t far away. Your time is well spent by doing a sightseeing tour through the old town as well as by visiting E.-
Barlach-atelier. Overnight stay in Krakow region or Guestrow.
Day 6: Krakow region/Guestrow – Rostock, app. 54-78 km
On the way to Rostock you will cycle along the Buetzow-Guestrow-Canal. Tour can be shortened by taking the train from Güstrow up to Rostock on your own. Overnight stay in Rostock.
Day 7: Rostock – Nykøbing/Falster, app. 40 km
In the morning you will cycle to the ferry harbor in order to board your ferry to Gedser. After approximately 2 hours you will arrive in Denmark enjoying dikes and forests along your way to Falster’s beautiful beach. Overnight stay in Nykøbing.
Day 8: Nykøbing/Falster – Island of Møn, app. 75 km
You will cycle along the coast to the old merchant city of Stubbekøbing. It is worth taking a stroll through town before taking the ferry to the island of Bogø where the ferry will make a quick stop. Continue on the ferry to the island of Møn. Overnight
stay in Stege.
Day 9: Island of Møn – Køge, app. 50-69 km (when taking the rain from Fakse or Rødvig/ if not, absolute cycle distance would be 107km)
At first you will cross the bridge from Møn to Zealand. Continue north through the coastal landscape, where cottages and manor houses are to be seen in the surrounding countryside. The distance to Fakse is approximately 52 km/32 mi away; to the cliffs of Rødvig you will ride about 68 km/42 mi. Travellers are responsible for their own transportation by train to Køge. Overnight stay in Køge.
Day 10: Køge – Copenhagen, ca. 43-55 km
Today’s leg of the tour leads you along the beaches. You may like to visit the Museum for Modern Art in Ishøj. Copenhagen is enchanting. A visit to the Tivoli Gardens is a must and a stroll around the old harbor is a great way to crown your day. Overnight stay in Copenhagen.
Day 11: Departure from Copenhagen
Depart after breakfast. Travellers are responsible for their homeward transportation.
This tour starts in Berlin. The route is mostly flat in Brandenburg, slightly hilly in the region of the Mecklenburg Lake District; flat to slightly hilly in Denmark. You cycle almost entirely on side roads with no heavy traffic, on country lanes, forest paths and little minor roads, partly asphalted and partly with natural surface.
Where is the starting point of the holiday?
Tour Route Map
The Berlin to Copenhagen tour stays in hotels 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.
|The hotel list below is subject to change and should be used as a guide.
We will confirm the exact hotels prior to arrival.
|Berlin to Copenhagen||Sample Hotel List|
|Furstenberg||Hotel Zur Alten Bornmuhle|
|Waren||Hotel Stadt Waren|
|Krakow Am See||Hotel Nordischer Hof|
|Gustrow||Hotel Strandhaus Am Inselsee|
|Rostock||Intercity Hotel Rostock|
|Koge||Comwell Koge Strand|
|Copenhagen||Hotel & Congress Centre Tivoli|
Accommodations for 10 nights incl. breakfast
Ferry Rostock – Gedser
Admission to museum Müritzeum in Waren
Luggage transfer service between the hotels (9am-6pm)
On-site tour presentation
7-Day Service Hotline
1x Tour information packet per booked room, incl. maps and route descriptions
GPS-Track on request
We also have a selection of various size 24-speed freewheel men’s and unisex bicycles with derailleur gears and 28” wheels.
They are top-quality brand bicycles made by Kettler and Kalkoff.
Accessories with each bike includes a bicycle pannier bag with a 10L capacity, repair kit, lock, key, and air pump.
Berlin to Copenhagen, 11 days, 10 nights
Prices are per person and include bike hire.
2020 Cycling Holiday Prices:
Prices are based on seasonal date bands
Mondays: 25th May – 24th August 2020
Season 1: 25.05 to 14.06.2020 | 24.08.2020
Season 2: 15.06. – 17.08.2020
Category A: Prices per person including bike hire
Season 1: £1329 | Book online here >>
Season 2: £1429 | Book online here >>
Single Room Supplement: £299
Electric Bike Upgrade: £169
Location | Price (DBL/BB) | Single (SGL/BB)
Copenhagen: £109 | £140
Oranienburg: £49 | £80
Calculate the cost of your cycling holiday
Hotel Category Descriptions
Rooms with shower/WC or bath/WC
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.
Holiday Price: £1329
Single Supplement: £319