Individual arrival in Königswinter. At the late afternoon: info talk and issue of hired bikes (if booked).
Bonn and Cologne
Starting in Niederdollendorf the ferry (not inclusive) takes you to Bad Godesberg. At the Godesburg (castle) you have a wonderful view onto the Rhine valley and the Siebengebirge. Via Bonn with its more than 2000 years old history and Zündorf with the leisure island Groov you reach Cologne with the famous cathedral. The train (inclusive) takes you from Cologne back to Königswinter (about 45 km).
Today you get to know the valley of the river Ahr, a paradise for nature and culture lovers, Wine lovers and gourmets. Ferry (not inclusive) and train (inclusive) take you to Altenahr. You cycle on the Ahr cycleway through little wine villages like Dernau into the beautiful town Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler. From Remagen you cycle alongside the river Rhine to the ferry (not inclusive). (about 45 km)
The ship takes you at first to Linz. You experience the region, known as the „Golden Mile“ and located between Remagen and Bad Breisig as well as the world famous highest cold water geyser in Andernach, before you reach Coblenz with the fortress Ehrenbreitstein. The train (inclusive) takes you back to Königswinter. (about 45 km)
Water castles route
You cycle into the apple-, roses- and arboretum-town Meckenheim. Today you will see the water castles Gudenau, Lüftelsberg, Münchhausen, Adendorf and Odenhausen on your route. The stage leads you out of the Rhine valley and is therefore a bit hilly. Alternatively you enjoy a day in the town or choose a shorter tour. The ferry (not inclusive) takes you back to the hotel. (about 49/29 km)
After breakfast individual return journey or prolongation of your holiday.
Easy to moderate heavy! You cycle on small road with low traffic and through a flat to slightly hilly terrain. The trip to the water castle route (Wasserburgen Route) is more hilly. You don’t have to cycle the route. Enjoy a stay in the bath are of the hotel or do the slightly hilly trip on this route.
- 5 overnights in the Maritim Hotel Königswinter at the rhine
- Breakfast buffet
- 3-Course-Dinner incl. drink (0,2 l) on arrival day
- Personal welcome and briefing
- Welcome drink during the briefing
- Ferry Königswinter to Linz incl. bicycle
- Train ticket from Cologne to Königswinter incl. bicycle
- Train ticket from Königswinter to Altenahr incl. bicycle
- Train ticket from Coblence to Königswinter incl. bicycle
- Free entrance gym, bathing and sauna landscape of the Maritim Hotel Königswinter
- At best elaborated route
- Detailed travel documents (maps, route description, places of interests, important telephone numbers)
How to get there
Fly to Cologne/Bonn or Düsseldorf. Take the train from Cologne/Bonn airport to the main train station of Königswinter. Good rail connection to Königswinter, Duration approx. 0,5 h. Train from Düsseldorf airport, Duration approx. 1,5 h.
Park garage, payable on site, no reservation possible. , zahlbar vor Ort. Keine Reservierung erforderlich. The discounted daily rate (minimum stay 5 nights) costs 10,- € per night.