Excursion around Lake Constance, 6-days

Excursion around Lake Constance, 6-day-version

Cycling trips at Lake Constance – enjoy the Lake Constance region

Lake Constance lies in the alpine foreland and is surrounded by Switzerland, Austria and Germany. Reichenau, Mainau and Lindau are some of the largest islands. Reichenau is known by its intensively cultivated vegetable farming and Mainau stands out with its large variety of flowers. An eventful bicycle tour on the Lake Constance cycle path with a fascinating lake and alpine panorama leads you from the ideal departure point of Constance around Lake Constance. You can just arrive, relax, and re-charge your batteries…

Included services

  • Accommodation with breakfast (mostly Buffet) in good or very good inns and hotels with cat. Comfort, in very good hotels with cat. Premium
  • Rooms with bath/shower and toilet
  • Luggage transport (NO limit to the amount of pieces of luggage) daily between 9am and 5:30pm
  • best prepared documents (route description, maps, references on sights to see,..)
  • Ride with the Pfänderbahn (excl. bike)
  • GPS Data on request
  • Service-Hotline
  • Free parking space (depending on availability)
Travel days

1. Day: Arrival - Constance

After your arrival, there is time to discover the sights worth seeing in the council city, for example the council building, das Münster Unserer Lieben Frau (cathedral), the Imperia at the harbour entrance, the Rosgarten museum or to pay a visit to the flower island Mainau. End the evening by dining in style in one of the many restaurants or in one of the lively pubs.

2. Day: Constance - Radolfzell (approx. 53 km)

The route leads you through picturesque places along the lower Lake into the medieval town Stein am Rhein, over which the Hohenklingen castle is enthroned. You travel via the Höri peninsula to Radolfzell, today’s overnight stay. Radolfzell has developed from a humble fishing and wine growing settlement into a place of pilgrimage and into a touristic centre on the lower Lake.

3. Day: Radolfzell - Uhldingen/Meersburg (approx. 34-39 km)

You pass the protected Mindelsee Lake and travel via Bodman-Ludwigshafen to the former free empire city of Überlingen. Today’s destination is Uhldingen, famous for its pile dwellings from the Stone and Bronze Ages or the charming small town of Meersburg. Take the time to stroll through the historic old city.

4. Day: Uhldingen/Meersburg - Lindau (approx. 42-47 km)

You continue your journey into the Zeppelin city of Friedrichshafen, from where the route leads through lovely places into the Bavarian Lake Constance metropolis Lindau. Visit the old city of the Lindau Island. Overnight stay in Lindau, the border triangle between Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

5. Day: Lindau - Swiss shore (approx. 37-50 km)

You pass the cultural stronghold Bregenz. The world famous festival as well as top-class events are offered throughout the year by the „Mehr am See“. Enjoy the unique view of Lake Constance during a cable car ride on the Pfänder (incl.). Shortly after Bregenz, you will arrive at your daily destination Rorschach, Horn, Arbon or Egnach.

6. Day: Swiss shore - Constance (Departure) (approx. 27-40 km)

On the last day, the route leads you via the Thurgau Canton with its well-kept villages and typical timbered houses back to Constance. Enjoy the rest of the day in the historic city, afterwards individual departure.

Map

The Lake Constance cycle path runs mainly on cycle paths or on quiet side-streets, which are mostly asphalted. The larger part of the route leads you in close proximity along the lake shore and is signed throughout.

Total length: approx. 211 kilometres

level of difficulty: 1

Services

Exclusive services

  • Rental bike + 1 saddle bag per bike + 1 handle-bar bag per room (7-Gear touring bike with back pedal or 21/24-Gear touring bike with free-wheel)
  • E-bike + 1 saddle bag per bike + 1 handle-bar bag per room

Additional information

  • velotours original tour
  • Possible visitor’s tax payable on-site

Our additional packages

Komoot
  • Bicycle navigation for your mobile phone           
  • Perfect supplement to your travel documents
  • Click onto your own prefabricated cycling tour
  • Maps are available at any time even without internet connection
  • Precise navigation for great adventures that last a lifetime
  • Highlights with which you can discover wonderful places
  • Topographic maps with free updates
from € 30,-
Day off in Stein am Rhein/Gailingen

Day off with overnight stay in Stein am Rhein/Gailingen with cycling tour to Schaffhausen and incl. cliff ride on the Rhine fall (+ 22/44 km)

from € 99,-
Prices / Dates
Category Comfort

Accommodation in good or very good inns and hotels

Category Premium

Accommodation in very good inns

Price per person

Base price
PremiumComfort
Single room € 779,-- € 539,--
Double room € 569,-- € 399,--
Triple room € 569,-- € 399,--
Quadruple room € 569,-- € 399,--
Supplements
PremiumComfort
Season 2
20.04.2019 - 10.05.2019
€ 200,--€ 140,--
Season 2
09.09.2019 - 06.10.2019
€ 200,--€ 140,--
Season 3
11.05.2019 - 08.09.2019
€ 220,--€ 160,--
Bicycle
PremiumComfort
7-Gear touring bike with back pedal + 1 saddle bag per bike + 1 handle-bar bag per room € 65,--€ 65,--
21/24-Gear touring bike with free-wheel + 1 saddle bag per bike + 1 handle-bar bag per room € 65,--€ 65,--
E-bike + 1 saddle bag per bike + 1 handle-bar bag per room € 175,--€ 175,--
Additional services
PremiumComfort
Komoot ( per person ) € 30,-- € 30,--
Single roomDouble roomSingle roomDouble room
Day off in Stein am Rhein/Gailingen ( per person in a single room / double room ) € 169,-- € 119,-- € 119,-- € 99,--
Additional nights Premium
Double room Single room
Constance € 99,-- € 160,--
Constance (Departure) € 99,-- € 160,--
Additional nights Comfort
Double room Single room
Constance € 67,-- € 105,--
Constance (Departure) € 67,-- € 105,--
Impressions

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