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Until 31 Aug 19
8 days/7 nights from
per adult share twinFlights are additional
✔ Accommodation on board 7 nights from/to Koblenz or Bad Wimpfen
✔ Meals: “Full board” (7 x breakfasts, 6 x picnic lunches during bike tours, 7 x three course dinners)
✔ Bed linen and towels (daily change of towels); daily short cleaning of the cabin - Welcome drink and briefing on the first evening
✔ English speaking tour leader onboard will hold with daily briefings for the bike tours. During the day the tour leader does not accompany the bike tour, but can always be reached on his cell phone
✔ Printed instructions and detailed maps for the daily bike tours; 1 set per cabin on arrival
✔ Daily coffee and tea on board till 4 p.m.
Flights are additional
Twin Cabin Main Deck
From $1665 per adult share twin
Twin Cabin Upper Deck
From $1869 per adult share twin
Travel: Koblenz to Bad Wimpfen: 18 May, 13 Jul, 07 Sep 19
Travel: Wimpfen to Koblenz: 25 May, 20 Jul, 14 Sep 19
Note: Add on a 7 Speed unisex bike from $131 or upgrade to an Electric bike from $309 per adult. Helmets are not available for hire. If you wish to wear one, please take one with you. It is not compulsory to wear one in Germany.
• City of Worms with its famous cathedral
• Cycle through the Rhineland Massif, adorned by castles
• Heidelberg with its magnificent castle
• Wine tasting and dinner at a vineyard
Day 1: Koblenz
Board at 4 pm and spend the first night in Koblenz.
Day 2: Koblenz - Boppard | Boppard – Rüdesheim (30 km)
Sail downstream to Boppard in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Upper Middle Rhine Valley. Cycle through the Lorely valley to Rüdesheim past many castles.
Day 3: Rüdesheim – Mainz (37 km)
Cycle to Mainz through the beautiful Rheingau and Eltville or on the quiet left bank. Visit Mainz’s many churches, museums and monuments.
Day 4: Mainz – Nierstein (17-26 km)
Morning cycle to Nierstein. After lunch take a vineyard tour by tractor wagon followed by a wine-tasting and dinner at the vineyard.
Day 5: Nierstein - Mannheim | Mannheim – Heidelberg (25 km)
Cruise past Worms to Mannheim then cycle via Ladenburg to Heidelberg, overlooked by a stunning castle. Enjoy a guided city walk.
Day 6: Heidelberg – Eberbach (38 km)
Cycle from Heidelberg via Ziegelhausen, through the Odenwald, to Neckar-steinach. Reach picturesque Eberbach, a nice old town with narrow streets.
Day 7: Eberbach – Bad Wimpfen (41 km)
Bike to Burg Hornsberg in Neckarzimmern. Bad Wimpfen, the destination of this tour, looks like a classic village of the Middle Ages.
Day 8: Bad Wimpfen
Disembark after breakfast.
You cycle at your own pace, self-guided - The tour guide on board will hold a daily briefing for your cycle tours, and 1 set of maps will be provided per cabin. The tour guide is contactable by mobile phone if you get lost or need assistance.
Tour can be taken in reverse. Please ask us for full itineraries and further details.
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Valid for sales to 31 Aug 19. Travel May-Sep 19 on set departures. Price is based on Bike & Boat tour 8 day/7 night. Bike hire is additional due to the different choices of bikes. Please ask us for other itineraries and prices. Prices are correct as at 24 Oct 18 and subject to change without notice and may vary due to currency exchange rates • All prices and products are subject to availability at time of reservation • Prices are per adult in NZ dollars based on payment by cash or cheque • Amendment and cancellation fees apply • Specific booking conditions apply, please ask your House of Travel specialist for full details. We strongly recommend comprehensive travel insurance be taken at the time of booking – ask your House of Travel specialist for information. Contact House of Travel on 0800 838 747 for more information and the best airfare to match your holiday. <WW>
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