Cycling holidays in Upper Bavaria - map
At a glance
  • Beginning / End:
  • Duration of trip:
    7 days / 6 nights
  • Distance covered by bike:
    270 km / 168 mi
  • Distance per day:
    40-70 km / 25-43 mi
  • Altitude profile:
    mostly flat, a few short climbs
  • Profile:
    predominantly on paved, bikes-only cycle paths and quiet side streets
Eating and drinking
There is a wide variety of cafes, restaurants, bistros, snack bars and places to shop all along the cycle path. That is why we do not offer half board. An evening meal costs approx. 15-25 € per person. Of course, you can eat more economically or even more exquisitely.

Cycling holidays in Upper Bavaria

Roundtrip from Munich, 7 days / 6 nights from 789 €

The Tour

This surprisingly easy cycling tour will take you from Munich to the picturesque Bavarian alpine world. Small and large lakes, the turquoise alpine river Isar, the Wetterstein and Karwendel mountain ranges, famous cities and quaint villages are all things you’ll encounter on this cycling holiday in upper Bavaria. Savour Bavarian beer and the region’s hearty dishes. This tour is suitable for novices and expert cyclists alike.


Day 1 Arrival in Munich
Why not arrive ahead of schedule and explore the highlights the Bavarian capital has to offer.

Day 2 Munich - Murnau, approx. 65 km / 40 mi
Today’s itinerary along easy cycle paths features Lake Starnberg, the Osterseen lakes and the Staffelsee. You can shorten the tour by boat.

Day 3 Murnau- Garmisch-Partenkirchen, 40 km / 25 mi
Today’s route is fairly brief and leads straight through the mountains. This will allow for a ride on the Zugspitze railway.

Day 4 Garmisch-Partenkirchen - Wallgau, 45 km / 28 mi
The toughest inclines will be covered by train, after which you’ll get to visit the river Isar’s source, and a glorious ride along the Karwendel mountain range.

Day 5 Wallgau - Bad Tölz, approx. 50 km / 31 mi
Today you’ll be following the turquoise-blue waters of the Isar through the picturesque Bavarian landscape. Today’s destination is Bad Tölz, whose historic centre has been featured in many a TV show.

Day 6 Bad Tölz - München, approx. 60 km / 37 mi
The well constructed Isar cycle path will comfortably lead you back to Munich. Many beer gardens await along the route.

Day 7 Departure or extension
Your tour ends after breakfast. But why not extend your cycling holidays in Upper Bavaria?

Prices & Dates

Prices & Dates

Included in "Cycling holidays in Upper Bavaria":

  • 6 overnight stays incl. breakfast
  • luggage transport from hotel to hotel, 1 piece p.p., 20 kg/ item (44 lbs/ item)
  • drinks voucher for 5 € p.p. for Ambach
  • restaurantguide
  • train ride Garmisch-Partenkirchen - Scharnitz exkl. bike
    (cycling ticket under your own steam, approx. 10 €)
  • tower ascent Frauenkirche Munich
  • travel documents and maps in english
  • GPS tracks
  • 7-day customer helpline
  • visitor's tax to be paid on site
  • optional rental bike


  • Category L:
    Selected hotels in the international 3*/4* category according to Hotelstars Union.

Bikes for hire:

  • Comfortable unisex bikes available in different frame sizes with 21 gears/freewheel. Equipped with panniers, lock and repair kit. E-bikes available upon request.
  • If you choose to wear a helmet, we recommend using your own due to the variety of head sizes and shapes and for hygienic reasons.

Travel time 2024:

  • Arrivals daily from 12.04. to 12.09.
  • the day of arrival determines the price of your tour


All prices apply per person in a double room, incl. breakfast.

  • 789 super saver price
     12.04. - 18.04.
  • 1039 € saver price
    19.04. - 07.05.
  • 1089 € basic price
    17.05. - 12.09.
  • 1139 € seasonal price
    08.05. - 16.05.
  • 310 € single room surcharge
  •   95 € rental bike
  • 225 € e-bike
  • 100 € additional night in Munich, double room B&B
  • 170 € additional night in Munich, single room B&B

For children:

  • Discount in the room of two adults
    00 - 05 years: 100 %
    05 - 14 years:   25 %
    from 14 years:  10 %

The booking process

The Tour


Arrival to "Cycling holidays in Upper Bavaria":

  • Parking in Munich:
    Underground parking at the hotel, costs approx. 70 €/week.
    Free parking near the hotel, no reservation possible

  • Arrival in Munich by train:
    Munich Central Station

  • Arrival at Munich airport:
    Via S-Bahn, approx.every 10 minutes, journey takes approx. 50 minutes, without change, normal fee approx. 13,60 €

  • Pre-booked rental bikes are ready for you at the hotel.

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.

The Tour
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