Bamberg - bike tours - maps
At a glance
  • Beginning / End:
  • Duration of trip:
    6 days / 5 nights
  • Distance covered by bike:
    approx. 210 km/ 130
  • Distance per day:
    35-65 km/ 22-40 mi
  • Altitude profile:
    mostly flat
  • Profile:
    mostly own, mostly paved bike paths and quiet side roads
Eating and drinking
There is a wide variety of cafes, restaurants, bistros, snack bars and places to shop all along the cycle path. That is why we do not offer half board. An evening meal costs approx. 15-25 € per person. Of course, you can eat more economically or even more exquisitely.

Bamberg - based in one hotel

Bike tour in all four cardinal directions, 5 nights from 499 €

The Tour

Bamberg - based in one hotel

Spend a short vacation in the Franconian city of Bamberg, once the seat of the prince-bishopric of the same name. There are many breweries in the city, vouchers for 2 liters of beer are already included. The bike tours take you into the surrounding countryside, up and down the river Main, with lots of nature and medieval times, with thermal baths and museums. This tour in Bamberg - based in one hotel is also suitable for the inexperienced.

Bamberg - based in one hotel

Day 1 Arrival in the UNESCO City of Bamberg
Enjoy your first evening in the winding alleys of the historic centre with a hearty Bavarian beer.

Day 2 Excursion to the main marsh forest, 35 km / 22 mi
The bike tour leads to the legendary pine forest, where you can enjoy the beer at the Kunigundenruh at Hartmanns.

Day 3 Excursion to Haßfurt, 65 km / 40 mi
Along the Main River, the route leads to Haßfurt, which is not only a charming medieval town. The municipality produces all its energy from renewable sources, including the production of hydrogen gas.

Day 4 Excursion to Lichtenfels, 45 km / 28 mi
The train takes you to the pretty town of Lichtenfels (not included), once the center of basket-making. Also visit the spa and baroque town of Bad Staffelstein, where the arithmetician Adam Ries worked in the beginning.

Day 5 Excursion to the Castle of Weißenstein, 65 km/40 mi
The bike tour leads to the baroque magnificent castle near Pommersfelden, which was built by the prince bishop of Bamberg at the beginning of the 18th century. A guided tour provides insight into the living ideas of the high nobility of the time.

Day 6 Departure or extension
Your tour ends after breakfast. Why not extend your holidays "Bamberg - based in one hotel"?

Bamberg - based in one hotel - red man
Prices & Dates

Prices & Dates

Included in your package "Bamberg - based in one hotel":

  • 5 overnight stays, B&B
  • admission and guided tour of Weißenstein Castle
  • vouchers for 4 x 0,5 l beer/person in Bamberg
    (from 18 years)
  • travel documents and maps in english
  • 7-day customer helpline
  • visitor's tax to be paid on site
  • not included:
    train ride Lichtenfels-Bamberg, approx. 12 €
  • optional rental bike


Bikes for hire:

  • Comfortable unisex bikes available in different frame sizes with 8 gears/rear brake or 27 gears/freewheel. Equipped with panniers, lock and repair kit. E-bikes available upon request.
  • If you choose to wear a helmet, we recommend using your own due to the variety of head sizes and shapes and for hygienic reasons.

Travel time 2024:

  • Arrivals sundays from 14.04. to 29.09.
  • the day of arrival determines the price of your tour


All prices apply per person in a double room, incl. breakfast.

  • 499 super saver price
    14.04. + 21.04.
  • 599 € saver price
    28.04 + 15.09.-29.09.
  • 649 € basic price
    05.05. + 12.05. + 02.06.-23.06. + 01.09. + 08.09.
  • 679 € seasonal price
    19.05. + 26.05. + 30.06.-25.08.
  • 200 € single room surcharge
  •   95 € rental bike
  • 255 € e-bike
  • booking code "Bamberg - based in one hotel":
    how you can save some money

For children:

  • Discount in the room of two adults
    00 - 05 years: 100 %
    06 - 11 years:   50 %
    12 - 17 years:   25 %
    no 4-bed rooms available

The booking process

The Tour


Arrival for "Bamberg - based in one hotel":

  • Parking in Bamberg:
    Car park, costs are approx. 45 €/week. No reservation possible.
    Make use of one the free parking spaces P&R on the outskirts of town. No reservation possible.

  • Arrival via train:
    Train station: Bamberg Hbf

  • Arrival at Frankfurt airport::
    by train to Bamberg, every hour, journey takes approx. 2,75 hours, 1 x change, train ticket price per person: approx. 40 €.

  • Pre-booked rental bikes are ready for you at the hotel.

Perfectly looked after:

  • During your tour, we are available between 8 am and 8 pm, 7 days a week. We are happy to help with any kind of problems you might be having. You will find this emergency number in your travel documents.
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