Welcome briefing in the afternoon; afterwards you receive your rental bikes. You will have enough time to discover Emden with its harbour, the art hall and the “Otto” house.
Excursion to Borkum
By ferry in two hours to the island of Borkum, biggest east-Frisian Island with offshore climate. Explore the island on 130 km bike paths or cycle along the 28 km long sandy beach. Relaxation pure! In the late afternoon you go back to Emden where you stay overnight again.
You cycle to picturesque fisher village Greetsiel, the biggest crab-fisher port of Weser-Ems region. Don’t pass by without having a couple of shrimps. Past the bay of Ley – where you might be lucky to spot seals – you cycle to Norden. (approx. 55 km)
By ferry in one hour to the island of Norderney which is the oldest health-bath on the North Sea and has been sought after for more than 200 years by persons looking for recuperation. This island is ideally suited to be explored by bicycle. Enjoy the island, the beach-life and National Park Wattenmeer (mud-flats).
Along old fortresses you cycle to Dornum with its beautiful water castle and on to Bensersiel. From there you go by ferry to the island of Langeoog. Enjoy your two overnights on this car-free island! (approx. 34 km)
Discover the beauty of this island where singer Lale Andersen (Lili Marleen) lived. Unique are the sand dunes which are sometimes even 20 metres high. Enjoy the flair of the island, the healthy air and relax during your bike tour or at the beach.
You leave Langeoog in the morning. Back on the main land you cycle along the Ems Jade canal which leads you nearly car-free to Emden. (approx. 65 km)
Departure or extension
After breakfast individual departure or extended stay.
Easy - all routes are completely flat! You cycle mainly on asphalted or plastered country lanes, sometimes on minor roads. This tour is adequate for beginners or bike groups. All ferries are included in the price.
- 7 Overnights in double room with toilet/shower incl. breakfast
- Ferry: Emden-Borkum, Norddeich-Norderney, Bensersiel-Langeoog incl. bike (Ferry Langeoog only 1 luggage bag possible)
- Personal welcome tour briefing (German, English)
- Detailed travel documents, route cards, route description, sight-seeing, telephone numbers (German, English, French)
- At best elaborated route
- Luggage transfer from hotel to hotel
- GPS-Tracks on request available
- Rental bike insurance
- Arrival and departure
- costs for parking
- city tax
- optional sightseeings
- city maps
- Travel Insurance and costs of the private requirements
Public parking garage (Parkhaus am Wasserturm) in Emden with ticket from the starting hotel (you can get the ticket at the reception of the hotel), approx. € 12,- per week, wthout approx. € 20,- per week. Public parking area near the starting hotel, free of charge.
3*** and 4****-hotels and country hotels.