Are you coming to the Moselle to go hiking or cycling? Or should it be a combination?!
- Pre-planned travel programs
- From short trips to vacations
- Experience the Moselle valley from an excursion boat
Duration: 8 days 7 nights | Stage tour: Trier - Koblenz & Eifel
Fitness level: medium | Experience: pure Moselle
Start: Mon Tue Wed Thu Sat Sun | Execution: private unaccompanied | Luggage transport: optional
Experience the Moselle and the primeval landscape of the Maare Mosel cycle path. On the old railway line, where the steam locomotive once puffed, a cycle path leads from the Eifel into the Moselle valley.
DAY 1: ARRIVAL TO TRIER
Your vacation begins with a glass of Moselle sparkling wine on the market square of Germany's oldest city. Then marvel at the numerous sights in Trier.
DAY 2: CYCLING TOUR TRIER TO LEIWEN | 38 KM
Your bike tour runs on the historic bike path from Trier to Mehring. You drive along the Moselle past meadows, forests and vineyards before you reach your destination of the day, Leiwen.
DAY 3: CYCLING TOUR LEIWEN TO BERNKASTEL-KUES | 31 KM
Cycle through the history of wine: Wine villages, a Roman ship and a Roman wine press await you. In Bernkastel-Kues, your place to stay for the next two nights, explore the historic medieval town center. Visit the cylinder house oldtimer museum, with many interesting relics from the 50s and 60s - not only interesting for car lovers.
DAY 4: CYCLING TOUR DOWN TO BERNKASTEL-KUES | 55 KM
A bus takes you to Daun in the Vulkaneifel, where today's bike tour begins. You cycle past the maars, primeval crater lakes, on the old railway line. Take a break at a winery along the way and fortify yourself with homemade tarte flambée, side salad and a glass of cider or apple juice. Let it roll down comfortably until you see the Moselle.
DAY 5: CYCLING TOUR BERNKASTEL-KUES TO ZELL | 43 KM
From Bernkastel-Kues you can reach Machern Monastery after a few kilometers. Here, as is the custom in monasteries, an excellent beer is brewed. Through Ürzig and Kröv, past the Bad Wildstein thermal spring and the Art Nouveau town of Traben-Trarbach, you will reach the area of the Zeller Schwarze Katz.
DAY 6: CYCLING TOUR ZELL TO COCHEM | 38 KM
Enjoy the thrill of the famous via ferrata on Calmont before you try the red vineyard peach liqueur in Ellenz-Poltersdorf. In Cochem you can stroll through the narrow streets, stroll along the Moselle promenade or hike up to the late Gothic imperial castle.
DAY 7: CYCLING TOUR COCHEM TO KOBLENZ | 51 KM
Your last bike stage takes you along the steep vineyards of the Terrassenmosel, past wine bars, old half-timbered houses and historic castles to Koblenz. At the Deutsches Eck, where the Moselle and Rhine flow together, the cable car takes you to the Ehrenbreitstein Fortress, where you can end the evening with a wonderful panoramic view.
DAY 8: DEPARTURE FROM KOBLENZ
During your Moselle pure bike tour you got to know the most beautiful parts of the Moselle and also got to know the crater lakes in the Eifel. If you would like to add individual requests or days off, give us a call, we will be happy to advise you.
Program changes reserved
Services included in this package:
Possible start of the journey
For our multi-stage tours, we recommend arriving at the weekend, as experience has shown that availability is then highest.
Holidays and major events
You should book a trip during the holiday weeks, to wine and street festivals or other major events in good time. There may be a surcharge, minimum nights or changes in the program.
You can arrive earlier or extend your vacation afterwards. You can reserve additional nights as a pre- or post-night stay when booking your trip. Should you wish to stay one more night in a location during your trip, please let us know using the comment field of your booking or give us a call.
Bed tax / guest tax
We would like to point out that some cities levy a culture tax or bed tax. The fees will be collected directly at your accommodation.
Would you like our luggage transport as an additional service ?! Your luggage will be transported to your next accommodation by 5:00 p.m. 1 piece of luggage per person weighing a maximum of 20 kg.
Short-term travel requests
Even short-term travel requests require a binding booking, as otherwise availabilities cannot be queried. If the trip is not possible due to a lack of availability, we will provide you with an alternative offer upon request. If you do not wish this, your booking will be canceled free of charge.
A booking confirmation / invoice is issued to the travel applicant for each booking. If you are traveling as a group, but would like separate invoices, please make separate bookings, stating a group name. Subsequent splitting of processes and invoices is not technically possible.
The down payment is 30% of the travel price plus insurance premium (if travel insurance is also taken out) after receipt of the booking confirmation. The remaining payment is due four weeks before the start of the journey. For bookings less than 6 weeks before the start of the journey, the entire travel price is due immediately.
The travel applicant receives the travel documents and the service vouchers for all travel participants by post approx. 14 days before arrival - provided that the travel price has been paid in full. One set of travel documents is created for each room. This includes: a detailed day-to-day travel description, the hotel list with addresses and check-in information, maps with further tips for visiting and sightseeing, city and local maps, as well as recommendations for places to stop and an emergency contact list. In the case of short-term bookings and a foreign address, we will store the complete travel documents in your first hotel. You will receive the exact travel description including the hotel list in advance by email.
We recommend that you take out travel insurance including travel cancellation, interruption, rebooking fees and luggage insurance. You can find further information on this under the item "Services" "Travel Insurance" on our homepage.
Information on parking, your arrival and departure, rental bicycles, our starting point transfer, as well as further information can be found under "Services" on our website or with the travel information that is part of your travel documents.
Our overnight partners on the Moselle are selected middle and superior class hotels, guest houses and inns. All rooms have a bath / toilet or shower / toilet.
Overnight stay in the standard category
In the standard category there are rooms in pensions and guest houses with simple furnishings. In Trier and Koblenz there are typical city hotels.
Overnight stay in the comfort category
In the comfort category, we reserve 3-star accommodations for you. At the same time, the rooms are somewhat larger than in the standard category and have "extra" features. If necessary in a quieter location, with new equipment or with a balcony / terrace.
Single room bookings
In many cases, the single rooms booked in your accommodation are double rooms for single use.
The exact hotel list with hotel addresses and directions is included with your travel documents, which you will receive approx. 14 days before arrival. Please understand that we only give out accommodation names on the basis of a firm booking or after a deposit has been received. We are also happy to pass on "customer requests" for catering or equipment to our service partners with your reservation.