Germany Bike + Barge Tours

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Germany has many rivers providing the perfect setting for amazing bike and boat tours here. All along the banks of the Elbe, Main, Havel, Oder, Mosel, and others you will find glorious countryside, medieval architecture, ruins, clinging vineyards, sleepy villages, and farmland. A bike and barge tour brings you straight through the heart of this historic and hip country and a few will dip into France or include Amsterdam in the itinerary. So grab a stein of beer and browse our bike and boat tours in Germany!

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Germany Bike + Barge Tours

 

Along the Danube - Four Country Tour Photo

Along the Danube - Four Country Tour Austria, Germany, Slovakia, Hungary 4.7/5 (238 ratings)2019 LIMITED AVAILABILITY. Please contact us.  … This bike and boat tour along the Danube River has proven to be one of our most popular bike tours and with good reason. Between the Austrian and Hungarian …

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SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Along the Danube - Passau to Vienna Photo

Along the Danube - Passau to Vienna Austria, Germany 4.7/5 (43 ratings)2019 MS Normandie: Monday departures: April 22, May … Beginning in the German town of Passau, this tour quickly crosses the Austrian border as it follows the Danube Bike Path east downstream through tucked-away …

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SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Merzig to Mainz or Mainz to Merzig Photo

Merzig to Mainz or Mainz to Merzig Germany 5/5 (9 ratings)2019: Mainz to Merzig: October 5, 2019 Sold out    … This bike and barge tour aboard the lovely Merlijn begins in Merzig, a town filled with architectual highlights that span over eight centuries of history. St …

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SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Metz to Cochem or Cochem to Metz Photo

Metz to Cochem or Cochem to Metz France, Luxembourg, Germany 4.8/5 (25 ratings)2019  Metz to Cochem Aboard the Quo Vadis: July … This bike and boat tour highlights the heart of Europe following the path of the the Mosel River through the land of the ancients. Vineyards climb the …

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SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Lorraine Tour Photo

Lorraine Tour France, Germany, Luxembourg 4.5/5 (15 ratings)2019 Dates Wasserbillig to Toul August 24, September … The lovely setting for this bike and boat adventure in France is the green heart of Lorraine, a region of culture and history. The art and architecture in …

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TypeBoth
SkillEasy–Moderate
Length7 days
From939
Berlin to Malchin and Malchin to Berlin Photo

Berlin to Malchin and Malchin to Berlin Germany, Poland 5/5 (13 ratings)Malchin to Berlin: July 6, August 3, and August 17,  … This bike and barge tour in Germany and Poland takes you back through history to the past of Eastern Europe, where, although the wall has been torn down for …

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SkillEasy–Moderate
Length8 days
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Amsterdam to Cologne and Cologne to Amsterdam Photo

Amsterdam to Cologne and Cologne to Amsterdam Netherlands, Germany 4.6/5 (13 ratings)2019 Amsterdam to Cologne: May 25, June 22, and July … This bike and boat tour in Holland and Germany showcases two diverse cultures. Historically, the Dutch and German connection is quite complicated, and though …

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SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Frankfurt to Bamberg or Bamberg to Frankfurt Photo

Frankfurt to Bamberg or Bamberg to Frankfurt Germany 5/5 (12 ratings)2019:  Frankfurt to Bamberg: September 21, 2019  … Cyle your way from Frankfurt, the most international city in Germany, to medieval Bamberg, once the city of enlightenment. Explore each town and village and …

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SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Along the Danube-Iron Gates Photo

Along the Danube-Iron Gates Austria, Germany, Slovakia, Hungary, Serbia, Romania 4.3/5 (4 ratings)2019 Saturdays, April 27, June 15, August 3, August … We are pleased to offer this adventure-packed bike and boat tour through six countries with widely differing cultures that reveal the beauty of the majestic …

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TypeSelf Guided
SkillEasy–Moderate
Length15 days
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Along the Danube-Passau-Belgrade-Vienna aboard the Primadonna Photo

Along the Danube-Passau-Belgrade-Vienna aboard the Primadonna Germany, Serbia, Austria Thursdays: May 30 and October 3, 2019    Bike and boat tours along the Danube have always been a best seller and this tour will be no exception. Combine an active vacation with luxury, and you have …

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SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Along the Danube - Passau, Bratislava, and Vienna Photo

Along the Danube - Passau, Bratislava, and Vienna Austria, Germany, Slovakia 4.8/5 (44 ratings)Departures every Saturday from May 11 to September 21, … Cycle along the German/Austrian border on this bike and boat tour that takes you through three countries, Germany, Slovakia, and Bratislava. Gently downhill, …

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TypeBoth
SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Along the Danube - Passau - Vienna - Budapest aboard the Primadonna Photo

Along the Danube - Passau - Vienna - Budapest aboard the Primadonna Austria, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia 4.5/5 (13 ratings)2019 Fridays:  May 10, May 17, July 12, July 19, … Get ready for a treat! This bike and boat tour along the mighty Danube is similar to our other Four Country Tour but is offered on a premium ship! The …

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SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Amsterdam to Koblenz and Koblenz to Amsterdam Photo

Amsterdam to Koblenz and Koblenz to Amsterdam Germany, Netherlands 2019 Amsterdam to Koblenz:  August 17, 2019 Koblenz … During this cycling holiday in the Netherlands and Germany, you will follow the river Rhine from Amsterdam to Koblenz (or reverse). In the Netherlands, you …

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TypeGuided
SkillEasy
Length9 days
From1275
Aschaffenburg to Bamberg or Bamberg to Aschaffenburg Photo

Aschaffenburg to Bamberg or Bamberg to Aschaffenburg Germany 2020 Iris: Aschaffenburg to Bamberg: August 22, … Many cultural highlights await you on this bike and boat tour in Germany! Welcome to Nothern Bavaria, the ancient kingdom of Franconia. This is the heart of …

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SkillEasy–Moderate
Length8– days
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Aschaffenburg to Ludwigsburg Photo

Aschaffenburg to Ludwigsburg Germany August 17, 2019 Bike and boat Germany on this easy, well-marked bike route endorsed with 4 stars by the German Cycling Association. From the ship’s deck and the wonderful …

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SkillEasy
Length11 days
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Bavaria Tour Photo

Bavaria Tour Germany 4/5 (5 ratings)2019 Dates Bamberg to Regensburg: May 18, June 1, … Welcome to Bavaria, biking, and beer! Known for Gemütlichkeit (hospitality) and passion for life, Bavaria is also a stunningly beautiful region of Germany, …

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TypeBoth
SkillModerate
Length7 days
From989
Berlin to Stralsund Photo

Berlin to Stralsund Germany, Poland 4/5 (1 rating)2019 Berlin to Stralsund: June 1, June 15, June 29, … This new bike and barge tour runs back and forth between Berlin, a metopolis of contrasts and Stralsund, on the strait of the Baltic Sea. It dips into Poland …

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TypeSelf Guided
SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Berlin to Wolfsburg Photo

Berlin to Wolfsburg Germany 5/5 (2 ratings)August 24, 2019 July 4, 2020 This bike and barge tour in Germany begins in the exciting city of Berlin. This city is known as one of the most fascinating capitals in the world. There is no …

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SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Bremen to Magdeburg Photo

Bremen to Magdeburg Germany 5/5 (5 ratings)Bremen to Magdeburg: June 6, 2020 On board the beautiful Merlijn, this bike and boat tour meanders through the charming landscape of northern Germany, along the Weser river, lined with …

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Length8 days
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Cochem to Aschaffenburg Photo

Cochem to Aschaffenburg Germany 2019 Cochem to Aschaffenburg: August 10, 2019 2020  … Bike and boat in the heart of the Rhine Valley! Navigate ancient waters and pedal through villages that date back to the Middle Ages. Much more than a shipping …

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SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Frankfurt to Ludwigsburg Photo

Frankfurt to Ludwigsburg Germany 5/5 (4 ratings)September 5, 2020.  On this tour, you will bike and barge through the valleys of the rivers Main, Neckar, and Rhine, from Ludwigsburg on the Neckar river to Frankfurt/Offenbach on …

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SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Koblenz to Bad Wimpfen Photo

Koblenz to Bad Wimpfen Germany 4.5/5 (10 ratings) Koblenz to Bad Wimpfen: May 18, July 13, and … The itinerary of this Bike & Boat tour along Germany's oldest trade route - the Rhine River - reads like an excursion into history: The Dome of Worms, …

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SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Koblenz to Merzig Photo

Koblenz to Merzig Germany 4.6/5 (14 ratings)2019: Koblenz to Merzig: September 7, 2019 2020:  … This bike and barge tour in Germany loops along the Moselle and Saar River, through quaint German towns, with picturesque half-timbered houses and baroque …

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SkillEasy
Length7 days
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Koblenz to Saarburg Photo

Koblenz to Saarburg Germany 4.9/5 (26 ratings)2019 Koblenz to Saarburg:  April 6*, April 20, May … The Mosel River Valley is an idyllic setting and a perfect place for a bike and boat tour. Two rivers wind through this enchanting countryside, Castles guard …

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Length8 days
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Ludwigsburg to Mainz Photo

Ludwigsburg to Mainz Germany 5/5 (1 rating)2020 September 12, 2020 This bike and boat tour in Germany aboard the Merlijn needs no introduction. There is just something about the Merlijn, aka, The Magic of the Water. Ask anyone …

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TypeGuided
SkillEasy–Moderate
Length8 days
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Magdeburg to Berlin Photo

Magdeburg to Berlin Germany 4.3/5 (8 ratings)Magdeburg to Berlin: June 22, 2019 This bike and barge tour in Germany highlights the cities and landscapes in the March of Brandenburg. Brandenburg, the north-east German state surrounding the …

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SkillEasy
Length7 days
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Mainz to Cologne Photo

Mainz to Cologne Germany 3.9/5 (7 ratings)Mainz to Cologne: Season A: August 24, 2019 Season … This bike and boat tour in Germany from Mainz to Cologne and reverse along the most beautiful stretch of the great Rhine River. A rich and varied history …

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SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Mainz to Strasbourg or Strasbourg to Mainz Photo

Mainz to Strasbourg or Strasbourg to Mainz Germany, France 3.5/5 (2 ratings)Mainz to Strasbourg (Kehl): Saturdays, May 18, June … To bike along a river is sheer bliss. To actually be on the river is more! This bike and boat tour in Germany and France combines cycling perfection on …

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SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Merzig to Cochem Photo

Merzig to Cochem Germany 5/5 (1 rating)October 12, 2019 Cycle along the Saar and Moselle rivers on this bike and barge tour in Germany through charming cities and villages. You begin in Merzig, not far from the …

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Length7 days
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Mosel and Saar Photo

Mosel and Saar Germany 4.8/5 (5 ratings)2019 Departure on Sundays From Cochem: Standard … On this bike and barge tour in Germany, highlights abound. Cycle back in time and visit the Roman villa’s and public baths along the Mosel and Saar Rivers. …

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SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Rotterdam to Cologne or Cologne to Rotterdam Photo

Rotterdam to Cologne or Cologne to Rotterdam Germany, Netherlands Rotterdam to Cologne: June 15 and August 10, 2019  … The Lower Rhine Region has not only one of the most beautiful cycle route networks in Europe but also one of the largest. On this bike and boat tour through …

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SkillEasy
Length8 days
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Wolfsburg to Koblenz Photo

Wolfsburg to Koblenz Germany August 31, 2019 This bike and boat tour in Germany begins in Wolfsburg. From there you'll cycle through Münster, Düsseldorf, and other famous German cities with rich …

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Length8 days
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Germany Boats + Barges

Allure Photo

Allure Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg Comfort Class Boat The Allure is a very comfortable comfort class ship. It has ten, 2-person cabins, each with their own private bathroom.

Iris Photo

Iris France, Germany Comfort Plus Class Boat The Iris was put to sea in April 2005. She is a refitted freight barge that accommodates 24 overnight passengers. The interior of the Iris is fresh, tasteful and comfortable. The Iris can navigate on most rivers and canals in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany. On the top deck you will the lounge, a roomy sitting area, a cozy bar and a sun deck. The whole barge has central heating and air-conditioning.

Merlijn Photo

Merlijn Germany, Netherlands Comfort Plus Class Boat The Merlijn has 12 luxurious cabins with two comfortable airbeds that can be pushed together or separated, a desk, a wardrobe closet, a hairdryer, and a safe. The lounge is comfortably furnished in a modern style with a restaurant area and lounge near the bar. You can enjoy fresh air, water, and nature in all weather on the sun deck. The entire ship is climate controlled and you can adjust the temperature in your own cabin.

Theodor Körner Photo

Theodor Körner Austria, Germany Comfort Plus Class Boat The MS THEODOR KÖRNER is a very spacious ship known for its comfortable and nostalgic atmosphere. The guest is treated like a king with the crew members doing their best to fulfill every wish

Patria Photo

Patria Germany Comfort Class Boat The MS Patria is a cozy river ship with restaurant, saloon, and sun deck. It is 68 meters long, approximately 8 meters wide, and can accommodate 68 guests. The upper deck in the front of the ship has a beautiful lounge and bar with big windows, as well as a separate restaurant area on the lower deck. The boat also has a partially covered sun deck for relaxation. The guest cabins are each 7 square meters.

Quo Vadis Photo

Quo Vadis Belgium, Netherlands, Germany Comfort Plus Class Boat The beautiful MS Quo Vadis, a refurbished cargo barge, was put into service in April 2006 as a bike and boat vessel.

MS Normandie Photo

MS Normandie Austria, Hungary, Germany, Slovakia Comfort Class Boat New bicycles for the 2019 season Last refurbished in 2011, the MS Normandie has a total of forty-nine 2-bed cabins and two single cabins with one bed. The cabins are equipped with two lower beds, shower / toilet, shampoo and soap, TV, safe, hairdryer, central air conditioning and panoramic windows. The windows on the upper deck can be opened. The beds during the day turn into sofas. The 1-bed cabins have a lower bed. On the upper deck you will find the cozy Panorama Lounge with bar and on the main deck, a lovely restaurant.

MS Princess Photo

MS Princess Germany, Poland Comfort Class Boat The comfortable Ms Princess, due to its size, is the ideal boat for cruises on the Oder River. It has a brightly decorated restaurant and a cozy salon. All cabins are about 10.5 m2 in size, private bathroom with shower, hair dryer, phone, Sat.-TV, safe (available for a fee) and central A/C.

Primadonna Photo

Primadonna Austria, Germany, Slovakia, Hungary Comfort Plus Class Boat Experience the elegance of the MS Primadonna, with spacious decks, spa facilities, restaurant, bar, atrium and much more, on a cycling holiday without having to pack and unpack each day. Your boat will await you at your destination every day. You can also feel free to spend some of your time on board where you can enjoy the Jacuzzi on the outdoor deck or the spa area, which is equipped with Jacuzzi, sauna, Kneip basin, etc. All meals on this Austrian cruise line are freshly cooked and have a particular emphasis on regional and organic products.

MS Carissima Photo

MS Carissima Austria, Germany, Slovakia, Hungary Comfort Plus Class Boat A deluxe vessel for touring along the Danube, the Carissima offers an inviting and comfortable atmosphere on board that will make your journey unforgettable!

MS Arlene II Photo

MS Arlene II France, Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Hungary Comfort Plus Class Boat The MS Arlene II, formerly the Arlene, was upgraded before the 2018 season. All cabins on the vessel are outside featuring en-suite facilities with shower and hair dryer, TV, safe, and individually controlled air-conditioning.

MS Arkona Photo

MS Arkona Austria, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia Comfort Plus Class Boat The MS Arkona is new to our program and was refurbished in the winter of 2017/2018. Both the upper and the main deck hold comfortable cabins of 11 m² which are modernly and tastefully furnished. All cabins feature hotel-style beds, en-suite facilities with shower and hair dryer, TV, safe and individually controlled air conditioning.


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