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Hamburg to Copenhagen Self-Guided Cycling Holiday
Self-Guided | Individual | 10 days | 9 nights | From £1119 per person
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Cycle Tour Highlights

Cycle Route profile

Classic bicycle tour from the ‘Metropolitan Elbe City’ Hamburg to Copenhagen. Enjoy the UNESCO-world heritage and hanseatic town Lübeck, lively sea side resorts, beaches, take a ferry from Rostock to the white cliffs of Møn Island, and cycle along the coast to Copenhagen.

The approximate difficulty level for this tour

Difficulty Scale

Day-by-Day Cycling Holiday Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Hamburg

Travellers are responsible for their own transportation to Hamburg. You can enjoy the Elbe City during a Harbour cruise (not included) or visit the Miniaturwunderland.
Overnight stay in Hamburg

Day 2: Hamburg – Lübeck, app. 49-77 km

From the hanseatic town Hamburg you cycle along an old train trail till Sülfeld. You follow quiet and lovely paths till Bad Oldesloe ca. 49 km. You can now take the train to reach Lübeck (not incl.) or cycle through the Trave valley app. 77 km. Overnight stay in Lübeck.

Day 3: Lübeck – Boltenhagen, app. 29-49 km

You leave Lübeck towards Travemünde with the train (not incl.) or per bike. You take the ferry to Priwall (not incl.) and cycle along the coast till Boltenhagen. Overnight in Boltenhagen.

Day 4: Boltenhagen – Rerik/Kühlungsborn/env., app. 40 – 60 km

From Boltenhagen you pass Wismars old town, that suffered minor damage during WWII. A stroll through town would be worth your while. Cycle through the landscape called the Kühlung, formed in the last glacial period. Spend the night in Rerik or Kühlungsborn or in the surrounding.

Day 5: Rerik/Kühlungsborn/env. – Warnemünde/Rostock, app. 30-45 km

Your destination today is Rostock. Cycle along the coast. If you like, you can take the train called Molli to Bad Doberan, through backcountry and cycle on from there to Warnemünde/Rostock, if your overnight stay is there.

Day 6: 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 7: Nykøbing/Falster – Naestved, app. 58 – 78 km

You will cycle along the Guldborgsund to the Zealand. Naestved is one of the oldest towns of Denmark. Overnight stay in Naestved.

Day 8: Naestved – Køge, app. 61 km

You cycle trough the green south of Zealand towards the east coast. Overnight stay in Køge.

Day 9: 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 10: Departure from Copenhagen

Depart after breakfast. Travellers are responsible for their homeward transportation.

Map & Route Information

Route Profile
A varied tour between the two popular Nordic cities with an international flair. On the way from the gateway to the world to the Danish capital, discover the Hanseatic city of Lübeck, lively seaside resorts and white sand beaches on the German Baltic coast before you ferry from Rostock to Denmark by ferry. Through gently undulating landscape, you reach the east coast of Zealand and pass relaxed beach resorts before you reach the bicycle city of Copenhagen.

Where is the starting point of the holiday?

Tour Route Map

Tour Information

Holiday Information

The Hamburg to Copenhagen tour stays in rooms with shower/WC or bath/WC 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.


• Accommodations for 9 nights incl. breakfast
• Ferry Rostock – Gedser
• Luggage transfer service between the hotels (9am-6pm)
• 7-Day Service Hotline
• 1x Tour information packet per booked room, incl. maps and route
• GPS-Track on request

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Rental Bike Information

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.

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Your Prices

Hamburg to Copenhagen, 10 days, 9 nights
All prices are per person and include bike hire.

Cycling Holiday Prices:

Prices are based on seasonal date bands
Season 1: June | June – August
Arrival: Tuesdays
Season 2: June. – August
Arrival: Tuesdays

Category A: Prices per person including bike hire
Season 1: From £1119 | Book online here >>
Season 2: From £1219 | Book online here >>
Single Room Supplement: From £309
Electric Bike Upgrade: From £129

Hotel Category Descriptions
Category A: 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.

For help and queries regarding this tour…
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Holiday Price: From £1119
Single Supplement: From £309

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