Lake Constance Classic – cycling in the border triangle, 7-days

Lake Constance Classic – cycling in the border triangle 2020, 7-day-tour

Cycling holiday at Lake Constance – a classic one

A bicycle tour at Lake Constance is a very special experience. You pass vineyards, fruit orchards and picturesque places. Enjoy the breathtaking view of the expansive water surface of Lake Constance and the Alps, which arise behind the southern shores. Explore the Lake Constance region with its wide range of excursion destinations.

Included services

  • Accommodation in the desired category
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Luggage transport (NO limit to the amount of pieces of luggage) daily between 09.00 am and 05.30 pm
  • Best prepared travel documents 
  • Rental bike-complete protection insurance
  • Admission to the Rosgartenmuseum in Constance incl. 1 cup of coffee
  • Admission to the museum Lindwurm in Stein/Rhein (only with cat. Comfort + Premium)
  • Admission to SEA LIFE Constance (only with cat. Premium)
  • GPS Data on request
  • 7-Day-Service-Hotline
Travel days

1. Day: arrival - Constance

Individual arrival to Constance. Enjoy the Mediterranean climate when strolling through the winding alleys of the historic city. You can find the living Middle Ages at the Rosgartenmuseum. The cafeteria in the inner courtyard of the museum invites you to stay.

2. Day: Constance - region Stein am Rhein (approx. 30-40 km)

The cycling tour leads you through picturesque places along the Untersee lake and into the medieval town Stein am Rhein. The Hohenklingen castle, dating back to the Middle Ages, is situated high above the town. Visit the Lindwurm museum before you arrive in Gailingen.

3. Day: region Stein am Rhein - region Überlinger See (approx. 51-69 km)

The cathedral of Radolfzell and the peninsula Mettnau, one of the biggest natural reserves at Lake Constance, are more highlights. Via Bodman-Ludwigshafen and Überlingen, you reach the monastery church of Birnau. In Unteruhldingen, a visit to the pile dwellings from the stone and bronze ages is recommended.

4. Day: region Überlinger See - region Friedrichshafen (approx. 23-31 km)

Meersburg, the city of museums, invites you back to the Middle Ages with its romantic corners. The seaway takes you to the zeppelin town Friedrichshafen, where you should absolutely pay a visit to the zeppelin museum.

5. Day: region Friedrichshafen - region Bregenz/Höchst (approx. 34-44 km)

Today you reach the Lake Constance metropolis Lindau, the border triangle between Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Pay a visit to the historic city and the lighthouses with the Löwenmole, the landmark of Lindau. You then arrive at the cultural stronghold Bregenz. Stroll through the old town or ride up to the 1064 metre high Pfänder (mountain) with a cable car. Enjoy the unique view over the lake. Through the natural reserve of the Rhine delta, the largest freshwater delta in Europe, you reach Höchst.

6. Day: region Bregenz/Höchst - Constance (approx. 57-67 km)

Through the Rhine delta, you continue to cycle to Switzerland. With little villages and huge friut farms, the Thurgau canton offers a great variety of diverse scenery. A dreamlike view of the Lake Constance and the impressive pre-Alps accompany you to Constance. At the SEA LIFE centre, you can plunge into a fascinating underwater world and discover the jungle and the rainforest. You can shorten the route from Romanshorn to Constance by 21 km with a train ride (on one's own).

7. Day: Constance - departure

Individual departure from Constance.

Map

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



Total length: approx. 213-233 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)
  • Electric bike + 1 saddle bag per bike + 1 handle-bar bag per room
  • Luggage transport guarantee till 03.00 pm

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,-
Luggage transport guarantee till 03.00 pm
from € 19,-
Prices / Dates
Category Standard

Accommodation in good inns and middle-class hotels with 3-star-level

Category Comfort

Accommodation in good to very good inns and hotels with 3- and 4-star-level

Category Premium

Accommodation in comfortable, very good hotels with 4-star-level

Price per person

Base price
PremiumComfortStandard
Single room € 889,-- € 709,-- € 599,--
Double room € 599,-- € 499,-- € 429,--
Triple room € 599,-- € 499,-- € 429,--
Quadruple room € 599,-- € 499,-- € 429,--
Supplements
PremiumComfortStandard
Seasonal supplement
15.04.2020 - 18.05.2020
€ 270,--€ 180,--€ 130,--
Seasonal supplement
19.05.2020 - 15.09.2020
€ 300,--€ 230,--€ 160,--
Seasonal supplement
16.09.2020 - 20.10.2020
€ 270,--€ 180,--€ 130,--
Bicycle
PremiumComfortStandard
Rental bike (7-gear touring bike with back pedal)+ 1 saddle bag per bike + 1 handle-bar bag per room € 75,--€ 75,--€ 75,--
Rental bike (21/24-gear touring bike with free-wheel) + 1 saddle bag per bike + 1 handle-bar bag per room € 75,--€ 75,--€ 75,--
Electric bike + 1 saddle bag per bike + 1 handle-bar bag per room € 180,--€ 180,--€ 180,--
Additional services
PremiumComfortStandard
Komoot ( per journey ) € 30,-- € 30,-- € 30,--
Luggage transport guarantee till 03.00 pm ( per person ) € 19,-- € 19,-- € 19,--
Additional nights Premium
Double room Single room
Constance € 99,-- € 160,--
Constance € 99,-- € 160,--
Additional nights Comfort
Double room Single room
Constance € 79,-- € 109,--
Constance € 79,-- € 109,--
Additional nights Standard
Double room Single room
Constance € 69,-- € 105,--
Constance € 69,-- € 105,--
Impressions

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