Lake Constance Cycle Path
At a glance
  • Beginning / End:
    Constance or any of the other tour destinations
  • Duration of trip:
    6 days / 5 nights
  • Distance covered by bike:
    approx. 225 km / 140 mi
  • Distance per day:
    50-60 km / 31-37 mi
  • Altitude profile:
    Mainly level ground; one day includes a few short inclines.
  • Profile:
    Mostly separate, paved cycle path, only occasionally on roads.
Eating and drinking
There is a wide variety of cafes, restaurants, bistros, wine cellars, snack bars and places to shop all around Lake Constance. That is why we do not offer half board. In Germany and Austria, an evening meal costs approx. EUR 10-20 per person; in Switzerland approx. SFR 20-40. You can, of course, eat more economically or even more exquisitely.

Lake Constance Cycle Path

6 days / 5 nights from EUR 299

Lake Constance Cycle Path - Hagnau

You want to spend your holiday actively, riding your bike, and you need clean, but not necessarily luxurious accommodation? Then this is just the right tour for you. Cycle all around the lake and enjoy the beautiful countryside on a holiday that offers just the right mixture of culture and nature, action and relaxation. It’s not too hard on your wallet, so you could even splash out on a candlelight dinner! On this tour, you need a certain level of basic fitness. It is not suitable for small children. Also available as comfort type.

Lake Constance Cycle Path - Friedrichshafen
 
Lake Constance Cycle Path

Day 1 Arrival in Constance
Particularly worthy of visiting are the Island of Mainau, the historic town centre and the Sea Life Centre.

Day 2 Constance - Radolfzell, approx. 50 km/31 mi
Cycle route along the romantic Lower Lake, Hermann-Hesse Museum, medieval Stein am Rhein.

Day 3 Radolfzell - Friedrichshafen, approx. 60 km/37 mi
Tour along the Überlingen Lake, passing the pilgrimage church of Birnau and romantic Meersburg.

Day 4 Friedrichshafen - Höchst, approx. 60 km/37 mi
You pass small attractive villages and the island town of Lindau. We recommend visiting the lake stage in Bregenz.

Day 5 Höchst - Constance, approx. 55 km/34 mi
Tour through Switzerland; many lakeside cafes, places to bathe and the Saurer lorry museum.

Day 6 Departure or extended stay
The tour ends after breakfast. If you like, extend your cycle tour on Lake Constance.

Lake Constance Cycle Path - Constance
 
Lake Constance Cycle Path - Constance
 
Lake Constance Cycle Path
Info/booking
Info/arrival

Included in "Lake Constance Cycle Path":

  • 5 overnight stays incl. breakfast in your reserved category
  • luggage transport from hotel to hotel, no maximum number of items, maximum weight: 20 kg/ item (44 lbs/ item)
  • entrance fee to Rosgarten Museum in Constance incl. 1 coffee
  • all visitor’s taxes
  • Discount voucher for winery "Spitalkellerei" Constance
  • Discount voucher for bike shop and tour provider "Kultur-Rädle" Constance
  • travel documents and maps
  • 7-day customer helpline
  • optional rental bike

Accommodation:

  • Category S:
    Basic inns and hotels, all rooms with shower or bath/WC.
  • Category L:
    Selected hotels at the international 3*/4* level as per Hotelstars Union.

Bikes for hire:

  • Comfortable unisex bikes available in different frame sizes with 24 gears/freewheel. Equipped with panniers, lock and repair kit. E-bikes available upon request.

Travel time 2019:

  • Arrivals daily from 12/04 to 13/10
  • The day of arrival determines the price of your tour.

Prices for category S:

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

  • 299 EUR super saver price
    12/04-25/04 + 29/09-13/10
  • 379 EUR saver price
    26/04-04/05 + 13/09-28/09
  • 449 EUR basic price
    05/05-06/06 + 25/08-12/09
  • 479 EUR seasonal price
    07/06-24/08
  • 110 EUR single room surcharge
  •   65 EUR rental bike
  • 160 EUR e-bike
  •   55 EUR additional night in double room per person, incl. breakfast
  •   80 EUR additional night in single room, incl. breakfast

Prices for category L:

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

  • 449 EUR super saver price
    12/04-25/04 + 29/09-13/10
  • 529 EUR saver price
    26/04-04/05 + 13/09-28/09
  • 599 EUR basic price
    05/05-06/06 + 25/08-12/09
  • 629 EUR seasonal price
    07/06-24/08
  • 140 EUR single room surcharge
  •   65 EUR rental bike
  • 160 EUR e-bike
  •   80 EUR additional night in double room per person, incl. breakfast
  • 110 EUR additional night in single room, incl. breakfast

The booking process

The Tour
Info/arrival

Arrival:

  • Parking facilities in Constance:
    Most hotels offer unguarded parking, prices range between 40 and 80 €/week, pre-booking is not possible. Alternatively, there are free parking facilities in residential areas - Constance is very safe.
  • Arriving by train:
    The hotels located in the historical centre are only a few walking minutes from Constance’s main railway station. For the hotels in the district of Lizelstetten, there is a direct bus (number 4) that departs right in front of the station. For the hotels in the Petershausen area we recommend taking a taxi, which usually costs around 9 €.
  • Arriving by plane at Zurich airport:
    Distance to Constance approx. 70 km / 43 miles, there is a good train connection.
    Price for a single ticket to Constance: approx. 30 SFR/ 25 €.
    Price for a German taxi to Constance: approx. 130 € per car.
  • Booked rental bikes can be picked up at the bike station in the city centre.

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.

The Tour
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