Individual arrival in Rothenburg od T. Late afternoon found the information meeting and the distribution of bicycles (if booked) instead. We recommend an initial tour of the historic old town of Rothenburg with its medieval streets and timbered houses.
Bike ride through the park Frankenhöhe to Altmühl source and to Colmberg. Either directly or after Herrieden Lehrberg to Ansbach. (approx. 50 km)
Bike trip to the medieval town Gunzenhausen, then narrowing Altmühltal continue to Karlsgraben. This was in the year 793 AD, the first attempt of Charlemagne, Rhine and Danube connect. Next to White Castle, famous for its Roman ruins. (approx. 55-70 km)
Wissembourg - Eichstätt
At the present stage the valley narrows, the Altmühl cuts deep into the Jurassic rocks. Castles line the heights, while presented as a former bishop of Eichstätt in the lovely baroque city. (approx. 45 km)
Eichstätt - Beilngries
Passing Walting Arnsberg and you can reach the resort Kipfenberg with its stunning castle and the charming center. Follow the romantic Altmühl and reach the quiet town Beilngries. (approx. 50 km)
Passing Dietfurt reach Riedenburg. Along the Main-Danube Canal with modern sluices you cycle to the mouth of the Danube at Kelheim Altmühl. Soon the Liberation Hall on Michelsberg be seen. (approx. 50 km)
Kelheim - Regensburg
By boat it comes to Weltenburg. Besides the famous monastery, see one of the best beer gardens in Bavaria with the home-brewed beer burger world. Follow cycling the Danube past the Danube Gorge in the city of Regensburg, with its magnificent cathedral and a charming old town. (approx. 40 km)
- 7 overnights as mentioned
- Breakfast buffet style or substantial breakfast
- halfboard, if booked
- Night city tour in Rothenburg o. d. Tauber
- Shipping Kelheim - Weltenburg and back (excluding bikes)
- Luggage transfer
- Detailed travel information and maps
- rental bike - insurance
Parking/arrival and departure
There are, depending on the availability, parking slots. Payable on spot at the first hotel. Nearby the hotel are unguarded parking places free of charge.
The transfer back to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is on Friday to Sunday by mini van, cost € 60,- per person. The other days you have to use the public train. If you want to book the return transfer please inform us beforehand. Please note that the luggage transfer always ends in Regensburg, even if you have booked additional nights in Rothenburg.