Cycling tours in Hungary - Best of Danube - Castles & Spas - Budapest - Vienna

A unique bike tour from Budapest to Vienna at the Danube, cycling along the most peaceful routes & beautiful sights in North-West Hungary. The picturesque Danube Bend with the medieval Citadel & biggest cathedral of Hungary, idyllic Danube arms, Lake Tata & Neusiedl, wonderful antique towns Szentendre, Győr & Sopron, and the splendid Esterházy Palace in Fertőd. Enjoy the nicest castle and family hotels with unique ambience, lovely spas, gourmet experiences and special wine tastings.

Bike Tour details

TOUR DATES - 2018

22 - 29 August

LENGTH OF TOUR

8 days / 7 nights

START in Budapest - Hungary
FINISH in Vienna - Austria

DIFFICULTY LEVEL

Easy and flat, with some small undulation

CYCLING DISTANCE

Daily 23 - 57 km / 14 - 36 miles
Total 219 km / 136 miles appr

SUPPORT

Fully guided and supported

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TOUR PRICE

In double room / person

€2120

SINGLE SUPPLEMENT

€250

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Bike Tour by Day

Day 1: Arriving in Budapest

Your lovely design hotel is on Buda side right at the Danube, few minutes’ walk from the downtown and the Castle Hill. You can enjoy your welcome dinner with us here, and a beautiful view of the Royal Palace or the Danube from your room.

Day 2: Biking from Budapest to the Danube Bend

Cycling along the Danube, we bike through Margaret Island, one of the nicest parks of Europe, look at the ruins of a 3rd century town Aquincum, and cycle to Szentendre, a charming town of artists. A stroll among the picturesque Baroque houses, cafés, souvenir shops, and visit a unique Marzipan Museum. Then in Visegrád you can enjoy the wonderful view of the Danube Bend, one of the most scenic areas of Hungary, from the spa of our lovely hilltop hotel. (cycling appr 28km/17m)

Day 3: Tour in Esztergom, bike to Tata

A walk in the 13th century Citadel to enjoy the breathtaking panorama of the Danube Bend, and we visit the biggest cathedral of Hungary in the former capital of Hungary, and a great statue of our first King St Stephen, where he was crowned in 1000. Cycling through beautiful woods off the beaten tracks to Tata, we stay in a lovely little hotel, an antique building of the Esterházys. You’ll enjoy a picturesque view of the lake & castle of Tata from their gourmet restaurant. (cycling appr 34km/21m)

Day 4: Biking, Lakes, Danube, Győr

A bike ride around beautiful lakes, parks, old watermills, and the medieval Castle of Tata. Cycling along idyllic Danube arms & a Renaissance castle, and swimming in a lovely spa. A walk around charming Baroque houses and the Cathedral in a wonderful antique town Győr, typical Hungarian delicacies in a cosy restaurant, and a nice sleep in a 18th century Carmelite cloister. (cycling appr 32km/20m)

Day 5: Cycling to Joseph Haydn

Biking from an amazing Romanesque church, we cycle through the untouched World-Heritage Fertő-Hanság National Park. We visit its rich flora and fauna in a little museum, and then the splendid Esterházy Palace, Versailles of Hungary. We stay 2 nights in a perfect place for relaxation, a fantastic monastery, where you’ll enjoy the cultural heritage of 500 years, combined with the comfort of the 21th century, and a lovely dinner among 18th century frescoes. (appr 57km/36m cycling)

Day 6: Sopron & Lake Fertő

A nice walk in the lovely town Sopron, with original Roman city walls, & lots of sights. We cycle through nice woods to Lake Fertő, take a boat trip in one of the most interesting wild water areas of Central Europe, and visit a fantastic quarry with giant halls. We enjoy a gourmet dinner and organic wines in a unique restaurant of Hungary, full of antiquities and special decoration, made by the Gault&Millau awarded owner. (cycling appr 23km/14m

Day 7: Cycling from Sopron to Vienna

We bike along Lake Fertő and stop in the town of storks, Rust. Biking through picturesque vineyards and villages to the northernmost part of the lake, we ride to Vienna, and stay in the finest residential area at a nice small 19th century Art Nouveau villa. We have our farewell dinner in a Heuriger in the famous Grinzing wine area. (cycling appr 45km/28m)

Day 8: Tour end in Vienna

You can enjoy the beautiful garden of the hotel, or have some free time in Vienna, and we hope you get home with nice memories for a lifetime.

Whatʼs Included

What’s Included

  • 7 nights accommodation in lovely 3-4* spa & family hotels & monasteries
  • 7 buffet breakfasts
  • 7 gourmet dinners with excellent wines
  • 6 delicious lunches & refreshing mineral water during cycling 
  • 1 unique wine tasting in a gourmet restaurant
  • Best personal service of your friendly guides Marietta & Peter  
  • Air conditioned support van for the whole group 
  • Your bus transfers and luggage transport throughout the tour
  • All the private guided sight-seeing tours, and visits of the trip
  • Every museum, castle, spa, boat and ferry ticket of the tour
  • Comfortable premium quality hybrid bike with panniers
  • Souvenir TNS water-bottle and T-shirt
  • Nicest sights - most beautiful and quiet routes along the Danube
  • Free transport in Budapest from the airport / station to our hotel 

Optional: (not included)

  • Your extra nights in Budapest or Vienna
  • Transport from Vienna to Budapest with our bus on the last tour day
  • Transport in Vienna from our hotel to the airport / station

Not Included:

  • Your trip between Budapest or Vienna and your home
  • Your travel and health insurance 
  • Your private & extra costs
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Cycling tours in Hungary - Best of Danube - Castles & Spas - Budapest - Vienna

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