Arrival in Dresden
Individual arrival in Dresden. You get your bike (if booked) and important information about your cycle journey in the late afternoon. Use your time afterwards to go for a stroll through the old town of Dresden.
Alongside the Elbe and via castle Pillnitz the cycle way leads you till Pirna. Attractive is the old town with the market place and the St. Mary's Church. The Canaletto house in the town is dedicated to the painter Canaletto. Every Monday starting 14 o’clock you can take part in a guided city tour. (ca. 50 km)
Radebeul and Moritzburg
Serpentine ways through romantic valleys lead you to the Karl May town Radebeul. From here the Lößnitz valley train takes you to Moritzburg, where you can visit the famous moated castle. Through the protected landscape Friedewald and the Moritzburger pond area you cycle back to Dresden. (ca. 40 km)
Start the day with a city tour, which will show you many sights of Dresden. The afternoon is dedicated to the wine of the region. A vintner from Dresden offers some good wines during a wine tasting to you.
On the Elbe cycle way you reach Meißen. In addition to the porcelain manufacture the cathedral of Meißen and Albrechts castle are worth seeing. This castle is said to be the first castle of Germany. A ship takes you back to Dresden in the afternoon. (ca. 25 km)
Kamenz and Prießnitztal
The train takes you into the Lessing town Kamenz today. The Lessing museum is dedicated to the famous writer. Taste on your trip back to Dresden the famous gingerbreads in Pulsnitz and enjoy the tour through the wild romantic Prießnitz valley. (ca. 50 km)
Individual return journey or prolonged stay in Dresden.
Easy. The Elbe bike route provides the opportunity to cycle along the loveliest and important fleets of Germany without traffic. Another route section leads along country roads with light traffic through varied landscapes.
- 6 Overnights in double room as mentioned
- Breakfast buffet style
- Half board if booked: at least three-course-dinner or buffet
- 1 dinner with Saxon specialities
- City tour Dresden and Pirna
- Wine tasting
- Train ticket Radebeul – Moritzburg
- Train ticket to Kamenz
- Cruise from Meissen to Dresden
- Welcome briefing on spot
- Well elaborated route
- Detailed travel documents (places of interest, import telephone numbers…)
- Rental bike insurance
- GPS-Data on request
Maritim: hotel garage, € 16,- per night, if you stay only 6 nights € 14,- per night.
Elbflorenz: parking area near the hotel, free of charge or € 3,- per day. Hotel garage € 12,- per day. Payable on spot, no reserveration necessary.
Best Western Macrander: price per day € 6,- as well as parking places free of charge near the starting hotel.