The Wild Alpenrhein, 6-days

The Wild Alpenrhein, 6-day-tour

Rhine Cycle Path Part 1...

Discover the three alpine countries Switzerland, Liechtenstein and Austria on this eventful tour in the high mountains. Cycle in the wine towns of the “Bündner Herrschaft”, acclaimed for their red wine and which became known by the children’s book Heidi. Enjoy your journey where the Rhine is still on vacation.

Included services

  • Accommodation with breakfast in selected hotels (cat. 3-star-level) 
  • Rooms with bath/shower and toilet
  • Luggage transport from hotel to hotel
  • Train ride Chur – Disentis incl. bike
  • Train ride Altstätten – Gais incl. bike
  • Admission Rosgartenmuseum Constance + 1 cup of coffee
  • Detailed information package with maps and tour description
  • GPS data on request
  • Service Hotline
     
Travel days

1. Day: Arrival - Chur

Individual arrival to Chur, the oldest city of Switzerland, whose history can be traced back to over 11.000 years. Stroll through the crooked alleys and the Bärenloch in the old city. 

2. Day: Chur - Excursion to Disentis - Chur (approx. 65 km + train ride)

Today you will travel by train (incl.) to Disentis and then cycle along the Vorderrhein through the Rhaeto-Romanic alpine valley. You will arrive at the impressive natural spectacle, the Rheinschlucht gorge. The 400 m deep gorge is also described as the Grand Canyon of Switzerland. You will then return to Chur afterwards.

3. Day: Chur - Feldkirch (approx. 65 km)

The cycling tour leads you along the Rhine and then through the hilly vineyards of the Bündner Herrschaft with idyllic villages. In Vaduz, you will have the opportunity to visit the world famous stamp collection as well as the federal state museum, before you reach the medieval Montfort town Feldkirch in Austria. A round tour through the city centre will take you back to centuries past. 

4. Day: Feldkirch - St. Gallen (approx. 45 km + train ride)

You first cycle along the Rhine and then travel with the rack railway (incl.) up into the Appenzell, to Gais. Picture-book pastures and cows accompany you on your way to St. Gallen. Take the time in St. Gallen to visit the collegiate church with its important art treasures, and which is part of UNESCO world heritage. 

5. Day: St. Gallen - Constance (approx. 45 km)

Today you cycle downhill to Arbon, where you will reach Lake Constance. The journey continues to Constance as you travel along the shore through well-kept Swiss towns and apple orchards. Visit the Rosgartenmuseum and enjoy a cup of coffee (incl.) or stroll through the old council city.

6. Day: Constance - Departure

Individual departure from Constance.

Map

The route runs mainly on its own cycle paths and side-streets with little traffic, and is partly hilly and partly flat. You will cycle mostly on unpaved paths during the first stage. Good physical condition is recommended.

Total length: approx. 220 kilometres

level of difficulty: 2

Services

Exclusive services

  • Rental bike + 1 saddle bag + 1 handle-bar bag (27-gear with free-wheel)
  • Mountain bike (30-gear with free-wheel), rucksack must be brought oneself
  • E-bike + 1 saddle bag + 1 handle-bar bag

Additional information

  • Possible visitors tax payable on-site
     

Please note that the prices for extra nights in Chur are on request!

Our additional packages

umzäunter Parkplatz in Konstanz
  • (gleich bei der Buchung reservieren)
from € 39,-
Prices / Dates

Price per person

Base price
Single room € 629,--
Double room € 499,--
Triple room € 499,--
Quadruple room € 499,--
Supplements
Season 2
25.05.2019 - 07.06.2019
€ 100,--
Season 3
08.06.2019 - 22.06.2019
€ 150,--
Season 2
23.06.2019 - 12.07.2019
€ 100,--
Season 3
13.07.2019 - 24.08.2019
€ 150,--
Season 2
25.08.2019 - 14.09.2019
€ 100,--
Saisonzuschlag
29.05.2020 - 31.05.2020
€ 200,--
Saisonzuschlag
04.07.2020 - 22.08.2020
€ 200,--
Bicycle
Rental bike (27-gear with free-wheel) + 1 saddle bag + 1 handle-bar bag € 75,--
E-Bike + 1 saddle bag + 1 handle-bar bag € 175,--
Additional services
Single room Double room
umzäunter Parkplatz in Konstanz (per journey) € 39,--
Additional nights
Double room Single room
Chur € 85,-- € 115,--
Constance € 65,-- € 90,--
Impressions

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