Alsace France 6-day self-guided cycling tour

  • 6days
  • France

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The heart of the Alsace by bike - level 2 average = a little bit hilly stages OR stages between 40 and 50kms

Discover all the treasures of this area! The Alsace villages high in character prove the rich historical past, its wooded hills and its vineyards bed are the main witness of a rich natural heritage!

We invite you to follow the small routes which draw a landscape with numerous facets, dotted with impressive chateaux, following mainly the famous ‘vineyards route’.

Included:

  • 5 nights’ accommodation in 3* hotels with breakfast (double room with shower & toilets):
  • Transport of luggage between hotels
  • Colour maps, itineraries & tourist information
  • Taxes and services.

Not included:

  • Drinks, lunches, dinners and personal expenses
  • Entrance fees to the monuments
  • Transfer back to Colmar at the end of the tour
  • Luggage transport on last day

21 speed men’s and ladies' bike, equipped with two saddlebags, a high visibility jacket, an anti-theft device, and a repair kit. Adjustment by a cycling specialist. If you would like to hire a bike (120 Euros A$185) or e-bike (224 Euros A$345) please contact our office when booking info@slowtours.com

  • Day 1

    Arrival in Colmar.

    Enjoy time discovering the city of Colmar, the authentic treasure of Alsace, with its various charming quarters, its little Venise atmosphere and its exceptional museums. Accommodation in 3* hotel in B&B.

  • Day 2

    Colmar – Kaysersberg | 30 km.

    First ride reaches the charming authentic village of Eguisheim and its ramparts. From here we continue on the famous ‘vineyards route’ towards Turckheim. Overlooked by the imperial fortress of Hohlandsbourg, the city with its centuries old stoned houses conveys a medieval and deeply historic atmosphere. Then, ride on to Kaysersberg, one of the most beautiful cities of Alsace, with an impressive architectural heritage. Accommodation in 3* hotel in B&B.

  • Day 3

    Kaysersberg – Sélestat | 25 km.

    Still following the ‘vineyards route’, where we see extended scenic vineyard landscapes sprinkled with charming small villages as Ribeauvillé and Riquewihr. These villages, rich in historical past, have kept all their authenticity and their identity mixing tradition and modernity. Finally reach Sélestat: city of contrasts, at the junction of 2 areas between Vosges and Ried. Dinner and accommodation in 2* hotel.

  • Day 4

    Excursion autour de Sélestat | 27 km or 43 km.

    An exciting and challenging riding experience conquering the climb to the Chateau Haut Koenigsbourg. An important tourist site of Alsace, situated on a hill overlooking the valley, the Chateau was renovated for the Emperor William II. This impressive fortress offers visitors a comprehensive view of the architecture as well as the culture and way of life in a château of the 15th century. Dinner and accommodation in 2* hotel.

  • Day 5

    Sélestat – Colmar | 59 km.

    This last stage is more relaxed and less strenuous, travelling back on easier terrain to reach the Rhin river, riding on small countryside scenic routes until Colmar. Accommodation in 3* hotel in B&B.

  • Day 6

    Departure during the day after returning your cycling equipment.

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Car rental in France

If you would like to drive yourself before or after your tour, ask us for a quote on any brand new Renault, Peugeot or Citroen vehicle for driving in Europe.

Pick up your vehicle from most capital cities in Europe and return it to your drop off destination. Top insurance cover. Email info@slowtours.com for a competitive quote

Paris apartments

If you are staying 3+ days in Paris and prefer an apartment to staying in a hotel, send an email to info@slowtours.com or call us (number is on the home page).

We have over 50 apartments from studios to 4 bedrooms in all the nicest parts of Paris.

Cleaning, bed linen, towels included in rental

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