This website is about bicycle holidays or bike vacations
in Germany and some its neighboring countries. While we mostly describe
self-guided, unassisted bicycle tours, we briefly discuss the pros and
cons of guided tours compaired to self-guided, unassisted tours.
We arranged this website so an English speaking cyclist, who has
never cycled in Europe, can organize his or her thoughts and plan a
fun, eventful, bicycle tour in Germany without having to reinvent the
By clicking the following links you can learn about:
Here is how to use this website to your best advantage:
Our Site Map provides an overview of
all the topics offered on our website and where they are in our menu.
Information presented on this site is accurate but where possible
I have injected humor. Travelogues can be boring but a little humor
helps improve their readability. In this website, you will learn how
to conduct your own self-guided, non-supported, bicycle tour in Germany
or a neighboring country. .
Think of bicycle touring or cycle vacations as a green (environmentally
friendly) way to reinvigorate yourself. Germany, like many countries,
is experiencing a dramatic increase in cycle tourism. Merchants have
found that it pays to invest in improved cycle paths and amenities that
appeal to cyclists such as places to store bicycles under cover and
secure from theft.