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Lake Chiemsee based in 3* hotel 7-day Self-guided Cycling Tour Level 2
The lake is like a blue beauty. Bavaria’s largest lake, also called the Bavarian sea, is embedded in a beautiful natural landscape. Already the Romans appreciated the beauty of the lake and the archbishops of Salzburg and the dukes of Bavaria loved the idyllic landscape too. On the day trips you will cycle through the landscape of the beautiful alpine foothills and marvel at its variety. he crystal clear rivers and lakes are there to refresh you. On your way, you will be able to visit antique castles and monasteries and in the evenings you can enjoy your beautiful hotel located directly at the lake. On this bike journey through the most beautiful parts of Germany, you will enjoy every single kilometre. You will be enchanted by the region’s beauty
Fair Weather Cyclist: The route is mainly easy to cycle with a few hilly sections. Long er distances will be cycled on nature trails, which are in good condition. You will find yourself mainly on cycle paths, country lanes, and side roads. Only some short sections have to be cycled on roads with more traffic.
The familial managed house is located in a beautiful secluded location in a natural environment with uninterrupted views over Lake Pelham and the nearby Bavarian Alps. The rooms have all been renovated in 2013 and have the comfort of a classic 3 *** hotel. To relax after a day of cycling try the Finnish sauna and Turkish steam bath. In the hotel run by family Förg you will have a relaxing stay and feel refreshed.
If you would like to rent a bike or e-bike, please contact our office when booking: [email protected]
Bike: 79 EUR E-bike: 189 EUR
Slow Tours offers a number of other Cycling Tours in Europe
Arrival in Pelham am See
Individual arrival. You will be provided with tour information and rental bikes.
Eggstätter Seenplatte and Amerang 40-60km
The oldest nature reserve in Bavaria, the Eggstätter Seenplatte, encompasses 17 lakes and is full of picturesque places. You will cycle on a relaxing tour through forests, fragrant meadows, and past pretty farms to Höslwang, with a magnificent panoramic view of the Upper Bavarian Alps. If you want, you can extend this tour by 20 kilometres and cycle to Amerang, where you will find the well-known German Car Museum and the Historical Farmhouse Museum. Via Eggstätt and Breitbrunn, you will get back to Pelham.
Trip around the Bavarian Sea approx. 65km
Today, you will discover the beauty of Lake Chiemsee and the pretty places along the way. You will be enchanted by the unique nature and visit major attractions, such as the Roman Museum in Seebruck, or the Horse Museum in Arlaching. You will also have ample opportunities to swim and cool off in the refreshing waters of Lake Chiemsee
Trip to the Islands Herreninsel and Fraueninsel (boat ride excl. your bike)
Cycle to Prien am Chiemsee and back for this boat trip. (approx. 20km). Take the boat from Prien to the island Herreninsel͟ where you can visit the famous castle Herrenchiemsee built under King Ludwig II. On your way back, you will stop at the island Fraueninsel, where you will find a well-known abbey (the oldest still-existing German-speaking female convent on the northern side of the Alps). Explore the beautiful gardens, the island potteries, the fish smoke-houses, and the romantic outdoor restaurant areas at the lake. .
Trip to Lake Simsee and to Rosenheim approx. 40km + train journey
First you cycle via Bad Endorf to Lake Simsee with its beautiful, partially unspoilt reeds and riparian zone. The cycle paths continues along the lake through protected nature and landscape. After a few kilometres you reach at river Inn, which leads you to the center of Rosenheim with its historic downtown, many beer gardens and ornate facades. Return by train on your own.
Lakes and Monasteries approx. 45km
Your day starts with a bike ride to Seebruck. From here, you will cycle via Truchtlaching an der Alz to the monastery Seeon with its famous buildings and the romantic lake. In the pretty town Gstadt, you will again see the magical blue of Lake Chiemsee and cycle via Breitbrunn and Rimsting back to your hotel.
Departure or extension of your stay
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