Those who do not simply want to cycle along the excellent Danube Cycle Path to Vienna, but also want to feel at home in selected charming and comfortable hotels, will enjoy this holiday cycling from Passau to Vienna. The stages have been designed so that you will have enough time to explore everything on your journey, especially the charming Wachau region. In Vienna you will spend the night centrally, in the 1st district (1. Bezirk), which means you are close to the most important sights of this fascinating metropolis.
Day 1 Arrival in Passau
3-river boat trip and the historical town centre set the mood for your holiday.
Day 2 Passau - Schlögen region, approx. 45 km/25 mi
The Danube Valley becomes tight, high and steep, Engelszell Abbey lies at the heart of this sparsely populated area.
Day 3 Schlögen region - Linz, approx. 56 km/35 mi
After cycling though lots of nature you will reach the 2009 cultural capital Linz, which has a beautiful historical town centre and modern museums.
Day 4 Linz - Ardagger, approx. 55 km/34 mi
The wide Machland area is easy to cycle, you should visit Enns and Mitterkirchen on your journey.
Day 5 Ardagger - Melk, approx. 50 km/31 mi
While the Struden- and Niebelungengau landscapes are rough, the Baroque Abbey Melk is beautiful and mellow.
Day 6 Melk - Weißenkirchen, approx. 25 km/16 mi
Take your time to explore the Wachau Region, where one idyllic wine village comes after the next.
Day 7 Weißenkirchen - Stockerau, 65 km/41mi
Krems and the Roman town Tulln are worth seeing. With the vineyards behind you, you will cross the Tullner Feld to Stockerau.
Day 8 Stockerau - Vienna, 30 km/19 mi
Klosterneuburg Abbey with the Verdun Altar and an excellent wine cellar beckons. Along the Danube Canal you cycle into the Viennese 1st district.
9 Departure or extension
Your tour ends after breakfast. But why not extend your holiday cycling from Passau to Vienna?
Included in your package "Cycling from Passau to Vienna":
Selected hotels in the international 4* category according to Hotelstars Union
- historic houses or design hotels with lots of atmosphere and charm
- centrally located
- 2 x with spa area
Bikes for hire:
Travel time 2022:
All prices apply per person in a double room, incl. breakfast.
Arrival to "Cycling from Passau to Vienna":
Arrival at Munich airport:
Distance to Passau approx. 160 km, excellent train connections, journey takes approx. 3 hours.
Train ticket price per person: approx. EUR 30
Rental car, one way per vehicle: EUR 100-130
Arrival at Vienna airport:
Distance to Passau approx. 310 km, excellent train connections, journey takes approx. 3 hours.
Taxi Schwechat airport to Vienna Central Station: approx. EUR 35 for up to 4 passengers
Train ticket price per person: approx. EUR 60
Rental car, one way per vehicle: EUR 250-400
Return by Minibus (included 30.04.-23.09.):
Collection at hotel, departure approx. 8-9 am, duration approx. 4 hours, must be booked together with holiday. The transfer Vienna-Passau can also take place at the beginning of the trip.
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.