Germany is worth a bike tour - especially with France-Bike, your partner for outstanding cycling holidays. This is a special cycle trip with a whole stay in the heart of the Low Rhine, at the little and picturesque city of Kevelaer. If you arrive on Monday or Tuesday and book 3 nights, we'll give you an extra night free! So you stay really 5 days with 4 nights in your 3*** hotel, take bike trips along the little brooks and the meadows, cross forests and ride along the Rhine and the Maas rivers. Some nice villages, castles surrounded by rills and old churches await you in this magnificent landscape! And in the evening, you can relax in the covered swimming-pool or the sauna of your hotel.
Day 1: Arrival in Kevelaer
Welcome and explanations about your stay.
Day 2: Niers brook, ~30 km/19 miles
Along the Niers beck in midst meadows you cycle to one of the nicest castles of the Low Rhine, Wissen. Then you ride on to Weeze and Goch and back on side roads and paths to the hotel.
Day 3: Maas River, ~40 km/25 miles
On side roads and paths, through a particular landscape with dunes and forests to the Maas river and then to the very lovely little town of Arcen with castle.
Day 4: Xanten, ~40 km/25 miles
You'll ride always in the typical landscape of the Low Rhine with becks, meadows, bushes, forests, mills, castles and great farms to the medieval town of Xanten near the Rhine River. Finally you ride back to the hotel in Kevelaer.
Day 5: Departure after a copious breakfast
4 nights in 3*** hotel with covered swimming-pool, sauna and tennis hall
4x copious breakfast
documentation and maps
technical assistance for rental bikes
self-guided tour - 5 days / 4 nights
arrival on Monday and Tuesday
route (1): ~110 km / 70 miles
very easy tour in flat landscape and on cycle paths, also possible with children
how to get there
by car: motorway A 56 to Kevelaer
by train: station Kevelaer
by plane: airport Düsseldorf or Weeze
free at the hotel, limited in numbers, on request
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