MUNICH – LAKE GARDA

FROM THE BANKS OF RIVER ISAR TO THE LAKE GARDA

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General information:

Classification of the tour: Self-guided tour
Difficulty: easy
Distance: 370-380 km
Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights
Price: from 950,- €

Munich Lake Garda map

Highlights and places of interest along the route:

Description:

The cycle track „München-Venezia“ joins pure leisure cycling with the adventure of traversing the Alps from Germany over Austria to Italy. From Bressanone you cycle on the Eisacktal cycle path and then along the river Etsch to the biggest lake of Italy, lake Garda.
On cycling paths or small side roads you will experience three countries with their various regions and lots of outstanding natural and cultural beauties. The tour starts in the capital of Bavaria – Munich – and leads along Bavarian lakes and Tyrolean rivers to the Austrian-Italian border. Through the Wipptal and Eisacktal you cycle into South Tyrol’s capital Bolzano, where you may pay a visit to the oldest Tyrolean – Ötzi – the Iceman. Along the river Etsch fruit meadows and green fields will accompany your way to Lake Garda, one of the most popular lakes in Italy.

  
Characteristics of the route:

The cycling tour from Munich to Lake Garda is a very varied tour. The most demanding stage over the Alps (Innsbruck–Brenner) can be shortened by train or bus. Between the Etsch Valley and Lake Garda there is only one long ascent. There is plenty of time to look at cultural places of interest or relax along the way.
The tour is suitable for children over 16 years.

A day by day account of the route:

Munich cylcing to Lake Garda

Day 1: Arrival in Munich

Bavarian`s capital Munich;

Tegernsee cycling holiday

Day 2: Munich – Bad Tölz (approx. 60 km)

It goes past monasteries, through Bavarian villages and the Isar Auen;

Achensee cycling path

Day 3: Bad Tölz – Mauerach/ Jenbach (approx. 70 km)

Through the Karwendel Nature Park you will cross the German-Austrian border;

Cycling track to Lake Garda

Day 4: Maurach/Jenbach – Brixen/Bressanone (approx. 90 km + train or bus)

Visit the historic city Innsbruck with it`s famous „Goldene Dachl“;

Biking lake garda

Day 5: Brixen/Bressanone – Bozen/Bolzano (approx. 40 km)

Along the Eisack Valley, town of Klausen to the capital Bozen;

Trento holiday Italy

Day 6: Bozen/Bolzano – Trento (approx. 65 - 70 km)

Enter in the famous wine growing region;

Riva del Garda, lake Garda

Day 7: Trento – Riva del Garda/ Torbole (approx. 45 - 50 km)

The Etschradweg leads you futher to the South;

Lake Garda Italy holiday

Day 8: Departure

Return transfer to Munich or possibility to extend your stay;

Prices 2020

 
Self-guided tour
Package price per person, double room incl. breadfast € 950,00
Single room surcharge, per person € 200,00
High season* surcharge, per person € 48,00
Additional services
Rental bike – return transfer included (Riva-Munich) € 116,00
E-Bike rental – return transfer included (Riva-Munich) € 194,00
extra nights in Munich
Price per person and night in a double room incl. breakfast € 84,00
Single room surcharge, per night € 19,00
extra nights in Riva del Garda
Price per person and night in a double room incl. breakfast € 79,00
Single room surcharge, per night € 19,00

*High season: arrival dates from 20/06/2020 to 12/09/2020 (incl.).
We suggest travel insurance.
Changes in the offer as well as errors, printing errors and arithmetic errors reserved!

 


Starting dates 2020:

  • ARRIVAL: every Saturday, from 02/05/2020 (first available date) to 10/10/2020 (last available date)

  • Exception: from 19/09/2020 (first starting date) to 03/10/2020 (last possible starting date) arrival possible only at Bad Tölz (train journey Bad Tölz - Munich included)

  • NON SCHEDULE ARRIVAL DATES: minimum of 5 persons upon request!

General information:

  • Classification of the cycle-tour:
    Self-guided tour
      
  • Duration:
    8 days / 7 nights
     
  • Distance:
    Approx. 370 - 380 km
     
  • Starting point:
    Munich, from 19/09/2020 Bad Tölz
     
  • Arrival:
    • By car: from the North - motorway A9, from the South using the Brennero motorway A22 to Austria and along the E45 to Germany and then on the A8 to Munich.
    • By train: Munich train station. Timetable available on: www.deutschebahn.de, www.oebb.at, www.trenitalia.com.
    • By plane: Low Cost flights to the airports Munich, Innsbruck, Treviso or Venice Marco Polo. On request we can organise transfers from the airport to the starting point of the tour.
       
  • Accommodation:
    Accommodation in hotels -3*** and/or 4**** category
    Attention: Tourist tax – if requested – has to be paid on the spot.
     
  • Parking:
    The car can be parked on the parking facilities of the first hotel in Munich, at a charge. Parking has to be booked in advance and paid on the spot. You have to leave your car key in the hotel.
     
  • Transfer:
    Return transfer from the hotel (Lake Garda) to Munich (central bus terminal) every Saturday, included in the price.
     
  • Rental bikes:
    21-gears men’s and woman’s bikes
    E-bike (unisex bike, 500 W battery, range up to 100km)
     
  • Tour information available in:
    German – English – Italian
 

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