Danube - Passau to Vienna Deluxe

Hotel & Bike 7 nights

VISITING: Germany, Austria

Why we love this tour

"Stay in deluxe 4* hotels in unique places, like a restored 13th century former monastery tavern in Grein or a spa hotel in Krems! Book an extra night in Vienna and visit the imperial palaces of this grand European city"

Palaces, castles and monuments in the UNESCO listed Wachau region

Steep wooded slopes and green riverbanks of the Great Loop

Quaint riverside villages and the captivating cities

Gentle terrain perfect for families and leisure cyclists

Departs any day
Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
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Foodies, Luxury, Multi-Country, Riverside Routes

Follow the glistening water of the Danube River from Passau or Schärding to Vienna in Austria, staying in quality 4* properties. You’ll experience some of the Danube’s most picturesque scenery, including the spectacular Great Loop. As you cycle downstream, you’ll pass riverside cities and traditional towns embedded in the Alpine foothills.

Reward yourself with a decadent Viennese coffee and a delicious pastry as you end the tour in the musical city of Vienna. Gentle terrain and traffic-free cycle paths make this an ideal tour for leisurely cyclists and families.


4* Hotels

Enjoy an extra special night's sleep on this deluxe version of one of our most popular itineraries. This itinerary includes stays in a 400-year old house on the riverbanks of the Danube, a hotel with views of the famous Danube Bend (which turns an incredible 180 degrees) and a hotel in the heart of Vienna.

Deluxe 4* hotels

Breakfast included, half board available (excluding Vienna)

Secure bike storage

Luggage transferred each day

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What's included

Price includes

7 nights accommodation in 4 star hotels

Board basis: Bed and breakfast

Luggage transportation

Maps and route information

GPS route available on request

Danube Card in Upper Austria

Welcome briefing

Local contact number for assistance

One ferry ride Au-Schlögen incl. bike

One wine tasting in the Wachau region

Price excludes

Flights and transfers

Bike hire

Cycle helmets

Tourist tax where applicable (payable locally)

Bike hire and extras

Bike hire

Pannier, handlebar bag, comfortable gel saddle, repair kit, spare inner tube, pump and lock all included at no extra cost when you hire a bike

Hybrid bike

Hybrid with 21 or 7 gears


Superior hybrid bike

Hybrid with 27 gears & suspension fork





Extra Nights

Passau/Schärding: Double room (bed & breakfast)
Passau/Schärding: Single room (bed & breakfast)
Vienna: Double room (bed & breakfast)
Vienna: Single room (bed & breakfast)


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Friendly service with expert knowledge

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Easy to book and pay online

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Full financial protection

Frequently asked questions

Frequently asked questions about this tour. Simply click on a question to reveal the answer.

How do I get there?

Fly to Vienna, Linz or Munich, then take the train (ÖBB) to Passau.

Alternatively by train, take the Eurostar from London to Brussels, change for Frankfurt am Main and change for Passau.

How do I get back?

Depart from Vienna or take the train (ÖBB) to a different departure airport, then Fly from Vienna, Linz or Munich.

What is an ‘Easy’ cycle holiday?

Your days will involve gentle riding, mainly on flat terrain and with minimal effort required. Easy cycling holidays are suitable for most people whether you are a regular cyclist or not, however we recommend at least a few practice rides before your holiday!

We are always on hand to offer advice, so please give us a call if you wish to chat about the tour’s grading.

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