Slovenia - Bike & Relax
A biker’s paradise in three countries
Slovenia certainly knows how to charm visitors with its originality and beauty. Biking AND relaxing go hand in hand with this tour. Bike Slovenia's beautiful country side during the day, and enjoy the thermal spa resorts at night! While biking you will also take some unforgettable side trips to Austria and Hungary. This bike tour will be an experience you can never forget!
Slovenia is the meeting point of the Mediterranean, Pannonian and Dinaric worlds. It offers extremely diverse scenery due to the variety of landscapes and the distances can be managed by bike. The tour leads you along the endless corn and sunflower fields. You will find quaint and charming little villages and you will be amazed by their wonderful, yet simple ways of life. Excellent wines and culinary highlights will further enhance this experience.
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Where You’ll Stay
2017: 4 nights in 4 star Thermal Spa hotels in Radenci and Moravske Toplice, 2 nights in 3 star hotel Lipa (Thermal Spa Levanda)
- Hotel accommodations for 6 nights
- 6 x breakfast buffets
- Luggage transportation
- Detailed route descriptions (one packet per room)
- Entrance fees to Thermal Spas: Ptuj, Radenci, and Terme 3000
- Free WLAN in all hotels
- 24-speed hybrid bicycle with pannier and handlebar bag
What’s Not Included
- Individual arrival to Ptuj (pick-up is available by request)
- Lunches and dinners (dinners can be included for a supplement)
- Transfer from Moravske Toplice back to airport (available by request)
- Bicycle protection
- Trip insurance
Stay an extra night in Ptuj before the tour, or Moravske Toplice after the tour!
Arrivals every Saturday from March 4 to October 21, 2017
Season 1: June 3 to July 7
Season 2: March 4 to June 2 + July 8 to October 21
Easy to Moderate self-guided bike tour. Some of the cycling is flat while other parts can be hilly. You bike all on quiet field paths and country roads with very little traffic. Of course you may expect more traffic while entering the bigger towns.
Day 1: Radenci
Individual arrival to Radenci.
Day 2: Radenci – Bad Radkersburg – Radenci, approx. 26 miles (42 km)
What about a short side-trip to Austria? Along the River Mur you depart from Radenci and cycle through the Nature Reserve of Goricko, visit the interesting town of Bad Radkersburg (Austria) and return to Radenci.
Day 3: Radenci – Moravske Toplice, approx. 25 miles (40 km)
Cycle to the “Granary of Slovenia”, the fertile region of Prekmurje. Moravske Toplice. Today’s final destination is one of the most lush and modern Thermal Spas of Slovenia.
Day 4: Roundtrip to Hungary, approx. 33 miles (53 km)
Today’s visit to neighbouring country Hungary is a fascinating and beautiful distraction. You can visit a pottery and acquire souvenirs while admiring the Art of Pottery. Back in Slovenia relax at the Bukovnica Lake.
Day 5: Moravske Toplice – Lendava, approx. 31 miles (50 km)
Today you cycle through stork landscapes and the Pannonian Bassin along the river Mur. You can visit the famous island of love. A few other highlights of this trip is the castle Beltinci with the bicycle museum as well as the really popular stork village called Velika Polana.
Day 6: Three country trip: Lendava – Croatia – Lendava, approx. 31 miles (50 km)
Today you cycle along the traces of the former oil springs to Croatia and back along the river Mur to Slovenia. You can visit the following sights: the first oil spring of the world in Peklenica, oldtimer museum in Selnica, dear labyrinth, the ferry and mill on the Mur river at Marof, the martins church at Muri and the open air museum and oil industry in Petišovci. A day of impressions and places of interest.
Day 7: Lendava
Individual departure or extend your stay in Lendava.