Day 1 - Individual arrival in Passau
Enjoy a stroll through the beautiful old town with the world-largest church organ in the cathedral of Passau and enjoy a delicious “Bavarian Lager” in a typical beer garden before your embarkation is at approx. 4 pm. At 6.30 pm your holiday begins with a cruise through the beautiful Danube Valley.
Day 2 - Mauthausen–Grein, approx. 35 km
A beautiful original landscape along the Danube cycle path awaits you today. Explore on your cycle route the idyllic back country of the Strudengau region. Grein, a lovely medieval city with baroque facades, the oldest theatre and the Greinburg Fortress awaits you.
Day 3 - Devin–Bratislava, approx. 43 km
The fortification of Devin, one of the oldest castles of Slovakia, offers a miraculous view of the national park to Danube meadows. Cycle along the former iron curtain by the field March to the imposing Castle Hof, which splendid terraced garden counts to the nicest baroque gardens of Europe. A small piece of untouched nature follows shortly after you are in the pulsating metropolis of Bratislava.
Day 4 - Vienna (day is at leisure)
During a bike sightseeing tour (facultative), you have the opportunity exploring impressive buildings of this great city. Cycling slowly past world famous sights, such as the Prater, St. Stephan Cathedral and the Imperial Palace. The magnificent buildings along the Ringstraße remember on ancient times. In the afternoon, you have enough spare time visiting one of the traditional Viennese coffee shops and in the evening visit a Waltz- or Operetta concert in the Wiener Kursalon (facultative).
Day 5 - Wachau/Krems–Melk, approx. 37 km
Today truly special highlight! The landscape with rolling hills enchants everybody with lovely picturesque villages, apricot trees, vineyards, fortresses, monasteries and ruins. This is pure cycling pleasure! In Weißenkirchen (wine tasting is possible – facultative) you definitely should have a break in one of the charming wine taverns.
Day 6 - Melk -Grein, approx. 50 km
Today's cycle route a true highlight during your cycling holidays brings you through the great landscapes of the Strudengau and Nibelungengau to the magnificent baroque Benedictine Abbey of Melk - a must for every cycling tour from Passau to Vienna. After an illuminated journey through the Wachau Valley on board the MS Theodor Körner you reach the garden city of Tulln.
Day 7 - Donauschlinge/Obermühl–Engelhartszell, approx. 25 km
Quite near and right in the middle enjoy cycling through the Upper Danube Valley, lovely villages and the original scenery during your bicycle holidays. Little romantic restaurants along the way invite for a stop and the smell of freshly grilled fish from the Danube is in the air. Austria's only cloister is located in Engelhartszell, today's final destination. The Engelszell cloister, also famous for its aromatic herbal schnapps and herbal liqueurs. After a ceremonious gala dinner the crew Theodor MS Körner with a small show program surprises you.
Day 8 - Arrival in Passau–Individual departure or extra nights
Every holiday comes to an end – enjoy again the peaceful Danube Valley, a last glance onto the Schlögener Schlinge, before reaching Passau with wonderful impressions. Disembarkation at approx. 10 am and any transfer reservation for your departure please arranged from approx. 11am.
every Saturday, 11.05.2019 - 21.09.2019
8 Days/7 Nights, 190-km by bike,
25–50 km by bike daily, mostly flat to gently downhill,
Traditional river boat, 60 cabins
Ship: “MS Theodor Körner”
It is a nostalgic boat of traditional architecture with ample space and a very comfortable atmosphere. The crew is at your disposal and the restaurant awaits you with regional and international specialties. The boat offers a restaurant with a small library and parlour-games (air-conditioning), a panorama bar, café with a sun terrace and a well-sized sun deck with deck chairs. A musician plays in the evening dance music.
3 Passenger decks: Promenade deck + upper deck (windows to open), main deck (windows not to open)
Cabins of the MS Theodor Körner:
60 outside cabins comfortable equipped (approx. 8–16 m²) with large windows, shower/WC, SAT-TV, hairdryer, safe and air-condition.
2-bed-ECO: bunk beds (8-9 m²)
2-bed: 2 beds side by side (10-11 m²)
Junior-Suite: double bed, more spacious (13-16 m²)
Extra bed: in junior-suite (sofa), 2-bed-cabin (promenade deck/bunk bed)
Technical details: Length 87 m, width 17 m, depth of flotation 1,70 m, speed max. 25 km/h, 65 cabins, max. 135 passengers
A: 11.05.2019 - 25.05.2019 / 17.08.2019 - 24.08.2019
€ 719,00 2-bed cabin ECO/main deck (per person and stay)
€ 795,00 2-bed cabin/main deck (per person and stay)
€ 1.078,50 2-bed cabin ECO single use/main deck (per person and stay)
€ 1.192,50 2-bed cabin single use/main deck (per person and stay)
€ 819,00 2-bed cabin ECO/upper deck (per person and stay)
€ 915,00 2-bed cabin/upper deck (per person and stay)
€ 1.075,00 juniorsuite/upper deck (per person and stay)
€ 945,00 2-bed cabin/promenade deck (per person and stay)
€ 1.075,00 Juniorsuite/promenade deck (per person and stay)
B: 01.06.2019 - 27.07.2019 / 14.09.2019 - 21.09.2019
€ 769,00 2-bed cabin ECO/main deck (per person and stay)
€ 845,00 2-bed cabin/main deck (per person and stay)
€ 1.153,50 2-bed cabin ECO single use/main deck (per person and stay)
€ 1.267,50 2-bed cabin single use/main deck (per person and stay)
€ 869,00 2-bed cabin ECO/upper deck (per person and stay)
€ 965,00 2-bed cabin/upper deck (per person and stay)
€ 1.125,00 juniorsuite/upper deck (per person and stay)
€ 995,00 2-bed cabin/promenade deck (per person and stay)
€ 1.125,00 Juniorsuite/promenade deck (per person and stay)