Arrival in Cottbus
Individual arriva to Cottbus. The metropolitan city in the Lausitz region is one of Germany’s greenest cities with several parks.
Leaving Cottbus you may cycle directly to Burg or make a side trip to Vetschau which is located on the edge of the Spree Forest.
Today’s leg of the tour takes you through the green labyrinth of the Spree forest. Pass innumerable streams and go up to the attractive north of the Spree Forest to Krausnick or Schlepzig.
Cycle along the Spree, through fields and past fishing ponds.
Departing Lübben, continue cycling through the serene forest and meadows of the biosphere reserve. You may want to take a small detour through Alt Zauche to Straupitz and visit the church conceptualized by the late architect, Schinkel. The linseed oil mill is also a great point of interest. You spend the night in Burg.
Pass the Bismark Tower on your way to the Spree River and follow the course of the river to Cottbus. Take a break in the old fortress city of Peitz, widely known for its carp ponds and local history museum, ‘Hüttenmuseum’. Stay overnight in Cottbus.
The flat grounds and the well signposted bike path make the Spreewald perfectly suitable for cyclist. This tour is easy to cycle, mostly on side roads and country lanes with light-traffic. Perfect for beginners!
- 6 accommodations in comfortable hotels incl. breakfast
- Luggage transport from hotel to hotel
- 1x Souvenir
- Detailed travel documens (maps, itinerary, places of interest)
- GPS-Tracks on request
Public parking area, approx. 6,- € - 7,50 € per day.