Itinerary

Lake Constance Tour from Constance

7 days / 6 nights | Self-guided cycling holidays 

This tour takes you through three countries to the most beautiful and famous places on Lake Constance. Discover the islands of Mainau, Reichenau and Lindau and see the famous Rhine Falls near Schaffhausen. The bike routes are easy to cycle, because the trails along the lake are in a good condition. You stay in selected *** hotels; we transport your luggage safe and reliable from hotel to hotel.

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Constance/Kreuzlingen

Handover of travel documents and rental bikes. Overnight stay in 3*** hotel. Parking opposite the Hotel am Hafen at the public “Hafen car park” for around CHF 30/week or for CHF 30/week at the Bärenplatz car park (10 minutes’ walk from the hotel).

Day 2: Friedrichshafen (Cycling 48 km / 30 miles, 5 km / 3miles Ferry ride)

From Constance to the famous flower island Mainau. Possibility to visit the isle. By ferry from WALLHAUSEN to ÜBERLINGEN (included). Cycling past the famous structures of stilts in Unteruhldingen to the historical old village Meersburg. Along the lake to Friedrichshafen (museum of zeppelin). Overnight stay in 3***hotel .

Day 3: Bregenz (Cycling  36 km /  22 miles)

To Langenargen and the nature reserve „Argenmündung“. Continue cycling to Lindau, the well known Bavarian City on he Island with the beautiful lakeshore
promenade where you should definitely stopp for while to have a cup of coffee or a drink and then enjoy the last few kilometres cycling to Bregenz. Overnight stay in 3***hotel.

Day 4: Güttingen (Cycling 58 km /  36 miles)

Start cycling through the nature reserve ‘Rheinspitz’ to the Swiss bank of the Lake via Staad and Rorschach to Arbon and to Güttingen. Overnight stay in 3***hotel.

Day 5: Singen/Rielasingen (Cycling 50 km /  31 miles)

On the Swiss bank via Güttingen to Kreuzlingen. Continue your cycle tour by train to Stein am Rhein (every 30 minutes; payable on spot/approx. € 10,-); time for individual sightseeing (castle Hohenklingen, picturesque old town, well known for the colourful houses). Overnight stay in 3***hotel

Day 6: Constance/Kreuzlingen (Cycling 50 km / 31 miles)

Continue cycling along the Lake via Gaienhofen and Horn to Radolfzell – along the so called “Gnadensee” to the Island Reichenau, wich is well known for the
monastery (UNESCO world heritage), the mild climate and the fertile lands (“Gemüseinsel Reichenau”) - (round island trip + 15 km), further on to Constance. Overnight stay 3***hotel.

Day 7: End of the Tour

Additional nights or individual departure.

Please note: Please note that the assigned km-information can vary due to the local position of hotels and the chosen route.