Experience the romance of the Rhine as you cycle from Speyer, Heidelberg to Worms on this self-guided holiday.
Starting at the junction of the rivers Rhine and Neckar you will be riding along the famous German wine route, Weinstrasse, as you make your way through beautiful countryside dotted with ancient towns and traditional German architecture.
Visit the famous cities of Speyer and Heidelberg and the imperial city of Worms with its legendary cathedral, before cycling the “Balcony of the Pfalz” to Neustadt.
From £1230.00 P/P
Today there will be a welcome and tour information meeting with rental bike distribution and fitting. Afterwards, there should be plenty of time for an evening stroll through the pretty old town of Neustadt.
For your first ride, you will cycle a pleasant route from the vineyards, through the Rhine valley, to Speyer, the cathedral city, known for its medieval city centre. Later, you will follow the river Rhine to Germersheim, where you will find a fortress from the 19th century, which is well worth a visit.
As you ride along the ancient Rhine channels, you can enjoy nature in all its glory. You will follow the channels until you reach Schwetzingen, where you can marvel at the royal palace and the beautiful park. Your ride will then continue, through the Rhine valley to Heidelberg, home of Germany’s oldest university. Visit the famous castle and the unique old town directly on the river Neckar.
On today’s ride you will follow the river Neckar to Ladenburg. Here, you will find many half-timbered houses that create a unique atmosphere. You will cycle through vast forest areas of the Rhine valley, until you reach the ancient,imperial city of Worms, known for its incredible cathedral.
Upon leaving the Rhine valley you will cycle on the German wine route, into the second largest wine region in Germany. You will experience wine culture in both small and large wine villages. Discover the history and stories, from the times of the Romans, right up until present day and taste very good Pfalz wine.
Today, there will be plenty of time for you to discover the beautiful wine villages with their unique atmosphere. You will visit Deidesheim, before cycling, via the region called “Balcony of the Pfalz” to Neustadt.
You will cycle mainly on flat terrain.
Total distance cycled: 205 km
Starting point of the cycling holiday: Neustadt a.d. Weinstrasse
The Speyer-Heidelberg-Worms cycling holiday includes the daily transfer of luggage to the next hotel and local support if required.
Included Services (Subject to confirmation)
- Personal welcome briefing
- Standard Bike Hire
- Accommodation in category A or B hotels
- Breakfast buffet
- Luggage transport from hotel to hotel
- Best elaborated route
- One set of detailed travel documents (maps, route description, places of interest, telephone numbers) per booked room
- Flights to/from the start and finish
- Evening meals (unless stated)
- Local daily taxes (Payable at the hotel)
- Water Bottles
- Travel Insurance
- Bike Insurance (unless stated)
- Welcome Meetings (unless stated)
- Transfers (unless included)
We have put a calendar of events together that will provide you with some inspiration of what you can expect on your holiday, and when the best time to jet off is. Now’s your chance to travel further than you can by foot and be part of a memorable and exciting two-wheel journey with us.