Ems cycle path

Radurlaub von Münster nach Emden

Ems between Romance and Tradition

The Ems is 371 km long. It floats from the spring in North Rhine-Westphalia to Emden where it flows into the North Sea. Follow this river through romantic marsh-landscape, visit small seaports and cities with impressive architecture. Enjoy this easy-to-ride tour from Emden to Münster.

Germany
Easy
  • 8 Days / 7 Nights
  • Self-guided tour
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Itinerary

Tour information and fitting rental bicycles (if booked) in the evening.

Today you cycle through the "Emdettener Venn" to Rheine. Nice to see is the monastery "Bentlage" as well as the market square in Rheine. (approx. 65 km)

You cycle on the ems bike path to Lingen. Lingen has a nice historical building, the town hall. (approx. 38 km)

The international park "Bourtanger Moor-Margerveen" shows the former life in this moor region. Today you reach Meppen. The beautiful city beside the river ems presents itself with many historical buildings. (approx. 36 km)

Drive through the "Dörpener water landscape" with lakes, rivers, forest, heath and moor. Today you cycle to Papenburg, the venice of the north. Worth seeing is the "Meyer Werft" which built the large luxury liner. You must reserve at: phone 0049 4961/83960 or www.papenburg-tourismus.de (approx. 64 km)

The North Sea coast is coming closer - today you reach Leer. (approx. 35  km)

Take the ferry from Ditzun to Petkum (not inclusive). Today you have enough time to enjoy a nice evening in Emden. (approx. 35 km)

Individual Departure or additional overnight.

The route

The Cycle Tour along the Ems is located in an ideal countryside. All routes are flat! You cycle on asphalted or plastered country lanes, sometimes on minor roads. This road is perfectly suited for beginners or groups.

Map Bike Tour Ems
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Prices and events

All data for 2023 at a glance
Place of arrival: Münster
  Season 1
08.04.2023 - 21.04.2023
01.10.2023 - 07.10.2023

arrival saturday
Season 2
22.04.2023 - 05.05.2023
17.09.2023 - 30.09.2023

arrival saturday
Season 3
06.05.2023 - 16.09.2023

arrival saturday
Ems cycle route. 8 days, DE-ESRME-08X
Base price
749.00
789.00
819.00
Surcharge single room 199.00 199.00 199.00
Season 1
Apr 8, 2023 - Apr 21, 2023
Oct 1, 2023 - Oct 7, 2023
arrival saturday
Season 2
Apr 22, 2023 - May 5, 2023
Sep 17, 2023 - Sep 30, 2023
arrival saturday
Season 3
May 6, 2023 - Sep 16, 2023
arrival saturday
Ems cycle route. 8 days, DE-ESRME-08X
Base price
Surcharge single room
749.00
199.00
789.00
199.00
819.00
199.00
Season 1
Apr 8, 2023 - Apr 21, 2023
Oct 1, 2023 - Oct 7, 2023
Season 2
Apr 22, 2023 - May 5, 2023
Sep 17, 2023 - Sep 30, 2023
Season 3
May 6, 2023 - Sep 16, 2023
Münster
Double room p. P.
Surcharge single room
Emden
Double room p. P.
Surcharge single room
71.00
30.00
70.00
40.00
71.00
30.00
70.00
40.00
71.00
30.00
70.00
40.00
Additional nights
Place of arrival: Münster
  Season 1
Apr 8, 2023 - Apr 21, 2023
Oct 1, 2023 - Oct 7, 2023

arrival saturday
Season 2
Apr 22, 2023 - May 5, 2023
Sep 17, 2023 - Sep 30, 2023

arrival saturday
Season 3
May 6, 2023 - Sep 16, 2023

arrival saturday
Münster
Double room p. P. 71.00 71.00 71.00
Surcharge single room 30.00 30.00 30.00
Emden
Double room p. P. 70.00 70.00 70.00
Surcharge single room 40.00 40.00 40.00
Filter
21-gear unisex
21-gear gents
7-gear unisex
7-gear gents
Electric bike
99.00
99.00
99.00
99.00
239.00
Prices per person in EUR

Services & Extras

Services
  • 7 Overnights as mentioned incl. breakfast
  • Personal welcome briefing (GER, ENG)
  • Detailed travel documents, route cards, way description, sight-seeing, telephone numbers (GER, ENG)
  • At best elaborated route
  • Luggage transfer from hotel to hotel
  • 7-days-service-hotline
Not included
  • Arrival and departure
  • Costs for parking
  • City tax
  • Transfers
  • Optional sightseeings
  • City maps
  • Travel Insurance
  • Costs of the private requirements
Extras

Parking

Public parking area near the starting hotel, € 17,- per day.

Return transfer
Back to Münster from Emden via Minivan € 120,- per person, own bike plus € 30,-, payable onsite, reservation necessary, min. number 4 persons
Hotels

During the trip you will be accommodated in a combination of comfort rooms in typical inns in a range of 3 and 4 star categories en-suite facilities.

Important notes

Further important information according to the package travel law can be found here!

Accommodation

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