7 day bicycle-tour with luggage transport
The Moselle, Saar and Sauer
Route: even, except for Day 2 and Day 6, when there are slight to moderate ascents
Arrive at pre-booked overnight accommodation in the wine region of Nittel on the Upper Moselle. Overnight stay.
Following the rivers (40 km)
In Nittel you’ll follow the Upper Moselle downstream to Oberbillig. On the bike trail along the Sauer and further along the Prüm you’ll reach your destination of Irrel (Irrel waterfalls, Westwall museum). Overnight stay.
Through romantic valleys (42 km)
The bike tour leads via Echternacherbrück into Echternach in Luxembourg (mediaeval fortification, market square, basilica). Along the Sauer you’ll cycle back to the Upper Moselle on the Luxembourg side. Overnight stay in Konz.
On the romantic wine route (47 km)
From Konz you’ll cycle on the Moselle bike trail via Trier to the Roman wine route. On the “Historic Bike Trail” you’ll experience up close some historic details of the history of Roman settlement along the Moselle. Overnight stay in Schweich.
The Saar Valley (42 km)
From Schweich you’ll follow the Moselle bike trail upriver to Konz. On the Saar bike trail, part of which runs along the Wilting Saar Loop, you’ll reach the romantic wine-producing town of Ayl. Overnight stay.
Take the chair life (40 km)
In Saarburg you can easily reach the heights with the chair lift (the bike comes too). From there you continue on to Mannebach (brewery, cheese-making). From Wincheringen the journey continues via Palzem to Remich (L). On the Moselle bike trail in Luxembourg the last stage leads through Wormeldingen back to Nittel. Overnight stay.
6 nights' accommodation/breakfast in selected hotels/guesthouses, luggage transfer, Tickets incl. bike, chair lift ride incl. bike, comprehensive description of the route and bike trail map.
Price per person: Double room €399
Single room supplement on request
Bike hire: €57,50