Velo-Touring, cycling tours, europe tour, europe trip, cycling holidays, individual bike tour, bike holidays Bike Tour No. 4.
Vienna - Danube River - Lake Balaton - Budapest
1 River + 2 Countries + 3 Lakes.
Danube Cycle Path - Lake Neusiedl Bike Way – Thermal Lake Hévíz –
Lake Balaton Cycle Route
Cycling between the two Capitals of the old Danube Monarchy.

- Independent, by service van supported,
self-guided tour with luggage transport -
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  Duration: 7 days / 6 nights
  Cycling Distance: Total 282 km /176 miles, approx. 50-60 km /31-37.5 miles/day
(Daily cycling about 5 - 6 hours - by moderated speed)
  Level of difficulty: A varying, mostly flat route with only short and gentle rises, which passes by the two largest lakes of Hungary and the unique thermal lake at Hévíz. In the main excellent cycle path network, else calmly roads with low traffic, sometime between little villages and woods. Unique: 5 days of cycling, of it 4 days bicycle on the famous cycling routes. (Level 2. - from easy to medium)
  Level of support: Information about the service and luggage van (the “Technical Service”) - The Driver of the back-up van, however, is not just a chauffeur & luggage supplier! The Follower-Van carries your luggage from hotel to hotel and brings some spare-bikes too. For even more safety along the way is the driver of the van equipped with mobile (cell-) phones. The daily biking routes cross again and again the way of the service and luggage van. The van follows the cyclists without coming in sight or disturbing. It has the tools, spare parts and a travel pharmacy, additional bike bags on board. The driver help repair the failures with the bikes - he is ready to help for you! The bus/van transfers of cyclists inserted occasionally in the trips make it possible to overcome roads with heavy traffic or exhausting short-cuts and make it possible a transport to a next city of the tour. During the transfers the driver of the van carries your bicycles for free in the special bike-transporting trailer.
  Start City: Vienna (Austria)
  End City: Budapest (Hungary)
  Prices: see you below
  Feedback: “…A great trip, we have been looked after really well and lots of variety….”
(Andy & Nicky/UK – more...)

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Tour Schedules 2018
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Highlights of this cycling holiday:
  • Cycling on 3 famous cycling routes:
    Danube Cycle Path, Lake Neusiedl Bike Way and Lake Balaton Cycle Route
  • National Park “Donau-Auen” along the Danube River
  • UNESCO World Heritage: Lake Neusiedl
  • Romantic medieval city of statutory free town Rust
    (also known as the city of storks)
  • Memorial site of the "Pan-European Picnic" 1989
    (First hole in the former Iron Curtain)
  • World famous Esterhazy Palace (“Hungarian Versailles”)
  • Spa town Heviz with the unique natural Thermal Lake
  • Largest freshwater lake of Central Europe: Lake Balaton

Included in the bike rental

Prices of additional nights (Extra nights) - Price per Person per Night in EURO:

In Double room with shower and toilet and include breakfast and local Tax.   In Single room with shower and toilet and include breakfast and local Tax.
Vienna: 58,00   Vienna: 116,00
Budapest: 46,00   Budapest: 64,00

City tour by bike in Budapest:

Price: 22.00 EURO per person, included: bike rental, bike tour guide, on request helmet and yellow safety vest. (The reservation is necessary at the booking!)
Price to 18 years: 15.00 EURO per person.
The tour is guaranteed by four full paying adults.
Start: 09:30 clock from our contractual hotel.
End: about 13:30 clock at our contractual hotel.

Return trip from Budapest to Vienna: You have 3 + 1 options – you can travel by hydrofoil, by train or by bus from Budapest to Vienna. The trip and the ticket(s) you must organise for yourself. For small groups (with- or without bicycles) transport by minibus or van a special trip back to Vienna is also possible.
(Prices and schedules are available upon request at your booking)