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 (sometimes outside with voucher and not in the hotel)
- 1x dinner
- City tour Dresden and Pirna
- Ticket Lößnitzgrundbahn (especially old train) Radebeul to Moritzburg
- Tram ticket into Saxony Switzerland
- Shipping cruise from Meissen to Dresden
- Welcome briefing on site (German, English)
- Well elaborated route
- Detailed travel documents (places of interest, import telephone numbers…) (German, Englisch)
- Insurance rental bike
- GPS-track on request
- Arrival and departure
- costs for parking
- city tax
- optional sightseeings
- city maps
- Travel Insurance
- costs of the private requirements
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.
Cat. A: Maritim Dresden
The 4****-level Maritim Hotel in Dresden based beside the river elbe near Semperoper and the International Congress Center Dresden. All rooms with shower or bath and toilet. The city centre with "Frauenkirche" and "Zwinger" is 10 minutes by foot away from the hotel. www.maritim.de
Cat. B – Hotel Elbflorenz
The 4****level Elbflorenz in Dresden based in the city centre. The hotel has 214 comfortable rooms, renovated in 2012. The hotel has two restaurants, a spacious lobby bar and parking garage. A sauna and fitness area is available. www.hotel-elbflorenz.de
Cat. C – Best Western Hotel Macrander
The modern Best Western Macrander Hotel Dresden is a Hotel with a friendly atmosphere. The pulsating district Neustadt is just a few minutes away and offer a lot of bars, restaurants and shops. The Hotel has 85 room with air conditioning, TV, WLAN, coffee and tea bar. The guest can use the bath body&soul which is 20 meters away. www.bestwestern.de/hotels/Dresden/best-western-macrander-hotel-dresden
Hotel Elbflorenz Dresden
Das persönlich geführte 4 Sterne Privathotel im Herzen von Dresden bietet 214 komfortable Zimmer, welche alle im Jahr 2012 umfangreich renoviert worden.