From Bamberg to Frankfurt by Bike

Cycle Trail "MainRadweg"

Discover the MainRadweg on well-developed and signposted routes through the Hessian and Franconian landscapes. Depending on the cyclist's heart's content, you can divide the almost 600 km long cycle path into smaller, easy-to-manage daily routes and explore the many sights during your tour. Start in the UNESCO World Heritage City of Bamberg and continue through the Franconian wine region until you finally reach the Main Metropolis Frankfurt as the final highlight.

Accommodation tip

At the beginning of your bike tour, spend the night in the 4-star Welcome Hotel Residenzschloss Bamberg. Located on the banks of the Regnitz, our hotel is the ideal starting point for exploring the historic old town.

On the final stage, our modern city hotel in Frankfurt is the perfect location for a relaxing overnight stay. 4-star comfort with a view of the skyline awaits you in the pulsating metropolis. All sights and the city center can be easily reached within a very short time.

Welcome Hotels - Auf Reisen zu Hause

INSIDER TIP: FREIZEIT-EXPRESS FRANKENLAND

Cover part of the route by train an combine the MainRadweg with the "Freizeit-Express Frankenland".

Train route:
Bamberg - Schweinfurt - Gemünden - Aschaffenburg - Frankfurt

From sauerland to the Ruhrpott

Cycle trail Ruhrtal-Radweg

Experience 200 kilometers of cycling pleasure and go on a bike tour along the cycle path „Ruhrtal-Radweg“ in North Rhine-Westphalia. No other river in Germany combines (industrial) culture and nature in such a small area. The landscapes in the Sauerland and Ruhr area couldn't be more varied and it is not without reason that it is called a 4 **** quality cycle route.

Hotel stay for your trip

Start your cycling holiday with an overnight stay in our Welcome Hotel Meschede. The 4-star comfort hotel is located on the lake Hennesee in the Sauerland and invites you to relax in the beautiful nature park - exactly the right thing during a long bike tour!

How about a stopover in Essen? Spend the night at the Welcome Hotel Essen and take your time to explore the city. The central location of the hotel offers you the greatest possible flexibility on site - all sights can be reached in a short time.

OUR TOP BIKE TOURS

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Lahn cycle path
Relaxed cycling fun on 245 km

Difficulty: easy | Distance: 245 km | Duration: 17:27 h | Ascent: 332 m
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Accomodation tip: Welcome Hotel Marburg

Ems cycle path
Adventure bike path from
the river Senne to the North Sea

Difficulty: easy | Distance: 280 km | Duration: 14:35 h | Ascent 130 m
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Accommodation tip: Welcome Hotel Paderborn

Ruhr-Sieg cycle path
Cycling from river to river in the Sauerland

Difficulty: intermediate | Distance: 113 km | Duration: 07:30 h |
Ascent: 612 m
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Accomodation tip: Lake hotel Welcome Hotel Meschede

Bed Bike Zertifizierung

Did you know?

The Welcome Hotels are Bed + Bike certified

Our bike-friendly hotels meet the adfc quality criteria and are the ideal place to stay during your bike tour in Germany. In addition to a lockable room for storing bicycles overnight, cyclists are offered other services such as a full breakfast, information about the tourist offer for cycling holidaymakers on site, the provision of a basic repair kit and much more.

Overview of our Bed+ Bike certified hotels:

Welcome Hotel Essen
Welcome Hotel Wesel
Welcome Hotel Dorf Münsterland
Welcome Hotel Paderborn
Welcome Hotel Meschede
Welcome Hotel Neckarsulm
Welcome Hotel Schloss Lehen

ALONG THE LONGEST RIVER
Of North RHINE-WESTPHALIA

Cycling Path Römer-Lippe-Route

The Römer-Lippe-Route couldn't be more varied. The longest river in North Rhine-Westphalia, the Lippe, runs through five regions: the Teutoburg Forest, the Sauerland, Münsterland, the Ruhr area and the Lower Rhine. The long-distance cycle path alongside the river takes you on a journey through the Roman past and is ideal for nature lovers and all visitors interested in Roman culture, water experiences and European history. On the way you will come across picturesque villages, floodplain landscapes and spectacular witnesses such as Neuhaus Castle in Paderborn.

Overnight in Wesel & Paderborn

Two of our Welcome Hotels are perfectly suitable for your overnight stay during your bike tour:

In our hotel in Wesel you can expect a wonderful view of the countryside and the Rhine promenade. Relax on your balcony, lean back on the terrace of the restaurant or unwind in the hotel's soft wellness area.

At the Welcome Hotel Paderborn you can enjoy comfort and a modern feel-good atmosphere. Our hotel is quietly located, yet very close to the Heinz Nixdorf Museum and the Pader springs. You will only walk a few minutes to the city center.

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