The royal stage from Passau to Vienna stands for a flat route away from car traffic. You will experience the Nibelungen Current in 6 comfortable daily stages under your own steam, without any effort at about 50 - 60 km/day - mostly with the west wind behind you.
Day 1, Arrival
By train to Passau. Overnight in the 3☼☼☼hotel Dormero. Distribution of travel documents and rental bikes (if booked) at the near Donau Touristik-infopoint.
Day 2, Schlögener Schlinge (40 km)
Individual visit of the city of three rivers Passau; past the abbey Engelszell to the famous natural spectacle. Overnight in a 3☼☼☼hotel directly at the loop.
Day 3, Linz (56 km)
Further on through the Danube valley to Aschach. Via Ottensheim to Linz (10 years after LINZ09 - European capital of culture). Overnight in a 4☼☼☼☼hotel.
Day 4, Perg/Wallsee (48 km)
Past the Öd-lakes into the oldest city of Austria, Enns (old city); by ferry to Mauthausen and to this day's destination. Overnight in a 3☼☼☼hotel.
Day 5, Marbach/Ebersdorf (58 km)
Through the romantic region "Strudengau" and further on to the holiday destination at the foot of Maria Taferl or to Ebersdorf near Melk. Overnight in a 3☼☼☼inn.
Day 6, Krems (51 km)
Today you see the lovely wineyards of the Wachau; ferry Spitz - Arnsdorf and further on into the UNESCO-world-heritage-city. Overnight at a 3☼☼☼hotel.
Day 7, Vienna (74 km)
Via the flower city Tulln you reach the city of waltz. Restitution of rental bikes at the outlayers. Overnight in a central or Danube-near 4☼☼☼☼hotel.
Day 8, Journey home
Return transfer from Vienna by train (via Passau). Every Wednesday in July and August you have the possibility to return with our ship (from Vienna
8 a.m.; to Passau 1 p.m. on the next day including transfer hotel-ship in Vienna, please advise with the booking).
Arrival daily from 10 April to 4 October
Low season: 14 to 30 April and 1 to 4 October
Low season: 10 to 13 April, 1 to 17 May, 15 June to 5 July and 7 to 30 September
High season: 18 May to 14 June and 6 July to 6 September
double room € 425,-
single room € 543,-
double room € 519,-
single room € 637,-
double room € 545,-
single room € 663,-
Supplement half board (6x/not in Vienna) + € 112
Surcharge for rental bike + € 72,-
Surcharge e-bike + € 160,-
Surcharge for parking (unguarded) + € 30,-