Cycling tours in Hungary - Best selection of the Danube in Hungary

A fantastic bike tour, cycling along the most beautiful landscapes and sights of the Danube in Hungary, breathtaking scenery in the Danube Bend, enchanting lakes of Tata, and idyllic Danube arms in Szigetköz. Visit the charming Baroque town Szentendre, medieval castles of Visegrád and Tata, Hungary’s biggest cathedral in Esztergom, and Benedictine Archabbey at Pannonhalma. Enjoy superb hotels, with unique ambience, lovely swimming pools & spas, and masterpieces of the Hungarian cuisine.

Bike Tour details

TOUR DATES - 2017

24 June - 2 July

LENGTH OF TOUR

9 days / 8 nights

START & FINISH

In Budapest - Hungary

DIFFICULTY LEVEL

Easy to moderate, flat or undulating, with some inclines

CYCLING DISTANCE

Daily 18 - 37 km / 11 - 23 miles
Total 201 km / 125 miles appr

SUPPORT

Fully guided and supported

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TOUR PRICE

In double room / person

€1880

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: Cycling from Budapest to Szentendre

Biking along the Danube, we cycle through Margaret Island, one of the nicest parks of Europe, bike to the ruins of a Roman town Aquincum, and Szentendre, a picturesque town of artists. A stroll among the charming Baroque houses, cafés, souvenir shops, and visit a famous ceramist: Margaret Kovács. Enjoy a nice rest in the island of peacefulness, a family hotel with lovely atmosphere and gourmet food. (cycling appr 25km/16m) 

Day 3: Cycle in the Börzsöny

Biking through small villages on the Szentendre Island, we ride along the Danube on a bike path with panoramic views. Taking a forest train in the Börzsöny, and cycling in beautiful forests, we end up at a wonderful glade among the hills. Our nice hotel with its lovely in- & outdoor swiming pool, saunas and terraces, is an ideal place of relaxation. (cycling appr 36km/22m)

Day 4: Cycling in the Danube Bend - Visegrád

Biking down in the woods, we visit a Mary Shrine - Paulaner monastery, and cycle to Visegrád along the Danube Bend, one of the most scenic areas of Hungary. Visiting the 13th century Citadel on the hilltop, and the spa of our lovely hotel, you can enjoy an absolutely breathtaking panorama, not to mention the gorgeous sunsets! (cycling appr 37km/23m)

Day 5: Trip to Esztergom & Tata

In the former capital of Hungary we visit the biggest cathedral of Hungary, and a great statue of our first King St Stephen, where he was crowned in 1000. Cycling through beautiful and peaceful woods 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 6: Biking in Tata & walking in Győr

A lovely bike ride around the beautiful lakes, parks, old watermills, and medieval Castle of Tata. Then in Győr, a wonderful antique town at the Danube: a drink in a pool-bar of the thermal bath, a walk around the charming Baroque houses, the Cathedral, a gourmet dinner & wine tasting in a special wine-bar, and a nice sleep in a 18th century Carmelite cloister. (cycling appr 18km/11m)

Day 7: Cycling in Szigetköz

We bike along idyllic arms and islands of the Danube, picturesque landscapes, and charming villages. You can swim in one of the most beautiful thermal baths of Hungary, and taste the hand-crafted wines and fantastic dinner made by a lover of gastronomy, with a nice sense of humor, in his old cellar and friendly family inn among his vineyards, where we stay. (cycling appr 32km/20m)

DAY 8: Pannonhalma - The Saint hill of Pannonia

The Benedictine Archabbey is one of the most outstanding works of the Hungarian architecture, founded in 996, and part of the World Heritage. We visit the most valuable parts: the Late Romanesque-Early Gothic basilica, the 15th century cloister, and the Neoclassical library. A nice bike ride down the hills in the beautiful countryside, and we drive to Budapest, to have our farewell dinner in a traditional local restaurant. (cycling appr. 19km/12m

Day 9: End of tour in Budapest

You can enjoy the friendly atmosphere of the hotel, and we hope you will get home safe and sound, with nice memories for a lifetime.

Whatʼs Included

What’s Included:

  • 8 nights accommodation in lovely 3-4* spa & family hotels and a monastery
  • 8 buffet breakfasts
  • 8 gourmet dinners with excellent wines
  • 7 delicious lunches & refreshing mineral water during cycling 
  • 2 wine tastings in a gourmet restaurant and an antique wine cellar
  • 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, forest train and ferry ticket of the program
  • Comfortable premium quality hybrid bike with panniers
  • Souvenir TNS water-bottle and T-shirt
  • Nicest sights - most beautiful and peaceful routes at the Danube
  • Free transport in Budapest between the airport / station and our hotel 

Optional: (not included)

  • Your extra nights in Budapest

Not included:

  • Your trip between Budapest and your home, before and after the tour
  • Your travel and health insurance 
  • Your private costs, souvenirs, gifts, telephone, minibar, etc
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Cycling tours in Hungary - Best selection of the Danube in Hungary

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