Danube Hits for Kids

This fantastic cycling tour has been developed especially with families in mind.

With a ferris wheel, boat and train rides included, this tour ensures that your children won't get bored on their bikes! It is aimed more at families with younger children who will enjoy the option of a donkey riding adventure as well as a boat ride on the daunbe with the chance to get a "Captain's licence"

Itinerary & prices - see below

Getting here

- we can arrange airport transfer from Munich or train transfers from Vienna

  • Day 1 - Arrival in Linz

    Arrive in resort - time to pick up travel documents, bikes and then there is free time for the rest of the day - children may like to take a trip on the dragon train!


  • Day 2 - Linz to Mitterkirchen, (approx 43km)

    en route you will take in an iron age open air museum. Overnight stay in a farmhouse.


  • Day 3 - Mitterkirchen to Persenbeug region, (approx 43km)

    cycling through woodland you will get to see a Naval museum. Finally taking you to Ardagger where you there is lots to do including watersports and beach volleyball.


  • Day 4 - Persenbeug region to Wachau, (approx 49km)

    cycling through one of the most beautiful river landscapes in Europe you will see the stunning Benedictine monastry of Melk. After cycling through vineyards you will reach Sptiz.


  • Day 5 - Extra day in Wachau, (approx 25km)

    taking a boat ride to Melk, during which the children will gain a captains license! After a short ride by bike you will reach a donkey farm , where you can take a donkey drawn carriage ride.


  • Day 6 - Wachau to Traismauer, (approx 35km)

    day of varied landscapes from rocky outcrops to orchards and sun kissed vineyards.


  • Day 7 - Traismauer to Vienna, (approx 35km)

    You will take a train journey to Tulln, where you will follow the river banks towards the Viennan skyline. Once you get to Vienna the children will delight in the sweets and chocolate at every turn, and continue the excitement you will get a chance to ride on the ferris wheel and go to the famous 'Prater' amusement park.


  • Day 8 - Vienna to Linz

    perhaps spend some more time seeing the sights of Vienna before making the train journey back to Linz.

    However, if you decide to spend more time in Vienna, we can offer an extension in the city - do get in touch and we can make some suggestions


  • 4 bed room


    ROOM FOR 4

    Family room for 4

    Prices shown for 4

    Child reductions for under 12:  50% off

    child under 15: 25% off

  • Twin room


    ROOM FOR 2

    Twin room (twin)

    Twin room in hotels along the route

    Extra bed possible

4 bed room

Travel Dates Availability Package Price
From
To
Price per person based on std occ
20/05/2017 29/09/2017 On request £590 REQUEST NOW
30/09/2017 13/10/2017 On request £548 REQUEST NOW
14/10/2017 27/10/2017 On request £473 REQUEST NOW
15/04/2017 19/05/2017 On request £548 REQUEST NOW
01/04/2017 14/04/2017 On request £473 REQUEST NOW

Twin room

Travel Dates Availability Package Price
From
To
Price per person based on std occ
20/05/2017 29/09/2017 On request £590 REQUEST NOW
30/09/2017 13/10/2017 On request £548 REQUEST NOW
14/10/2017 27/10/2017 On request £473 REQUEST NOW
15/04/2017 19/05/2017 On request £548 REQUEST NOW
01/04/2017 14/04/2017 On request £473 REQUEST NOW
  • Meet & greet


    Meet & greet No need to struggle with heavy luggage or equipment and no need to take a shuttle bus - Simply drive to the terminal forecourt where you will be met by a uniformed driver who will take all the stress away from you.

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What we like

  • Perfect for families
  • more than a cycling holiday with extra distractions for the children

At a glance

  • Any day start
  • self-guided tour
  • distance - 230km
  • 7 nights & 8 days

Other things to consider

Do also budget for:

  • Local tax
  • lunches
  • flights
  • transfers (if required)
  • Half board if preferred -  can offer for 6 nights at a supplement (breakfast only in Vienna)

What's included

  • 7 nights in chosen category, rooms with private facilities
  • Breakfast
  • Daily luggage transfer (1 suitcase per person - max 20kg)
  • Welcome drink at the arrival hotel in Passau
  • A tasting of regional products 1 x train Krems/Traismauer - Tulln incl.
  • Bike Train ride Vienna - Passau if required (transfer own bikes not incl)
  • Service -hotline (also on weekends)
  • Handlebar bag with road book, maps and information pack, per room
  • Bike hire included

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