Wine Tours by boat and bike

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Vacation in beautiful wine regions in Europe

Get to know some of the world’s best wine regions over eight days with our boat bike wine tours in France and Germany. Visit wineries and other unmissable sites as you cycle through rolling vineyards and magnificent landscapes.

On our cycling cruises you’ll stay aboard a stylish river cruise ship or charming hotel barge where delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided daily. Enjoy the good things in life as you stop for wine tastings, try local delicacies or relax with a glass on deck after a great day of cycling.

Wine tours by boat and bike in Germany

Explore the depth in variety of Reisling wines along the Mosel and Main rivers. Or maybe get to know Elbling, Müller-Thurgau and local Pinot noir varieties a little better. Immerse yourself in the local wine-growing culture as you meet winegrowers and bottlers.

As you cycle through these magical regions, you’ll also visit culturally rich cities, soak up the sights of untouched nature and have the opportunity to relive the region’s rich history.

Wine tours by boat and bike in France

Learn about the versatility of Mourvèdre, and how it’s blended with Grenache and Cinsault, as you explore the majestic landscapes of Provence. Or taste up-and-coming Provençal versions of Cabernet sauvignon and Syrah.

To the north, you can discover the delights of Saint-Bris, Irancy, or Bourgogne Aigoté as you cycle through Northern Burgundy. Relax at the end of the day with a glass of Chablis and a platter of French cheeses after cycling through the stunning countryside that produced them.

The perfect vacation for active wine lovers

Whatever grape type you enjoy, our tours offer a great way to experience wines right where they are grown. With great itineraries guided by our experienced tour leaders, our tours take you to see and experience local highlights that will make for an unforgettable vacation.

Castets-en-Dorthe One way tour. Possible in both directions. Fronsac/Libourne
Bordeaux-region 3 rivers, 6 wine areas & 7000 châteaux

Bike Bordeaux’s world-famous vineyards

Visit wineries & taste delicious wines

Explore the UNESCO city of Bordeaux

Ship with max. 80 passengers

Duration of the tour.
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4 stars
46 Reviews
Guidance
  • Individual: No tour leader, the ships’ crew does daily briefing, independent cycling
  • Semi-guided: Daily briefing by the tour leader, independent cycling but tour leader available ICE.
  • Fully-guided: A tour leader will guide you during the cycling days
guidance Individual Semi-guided Fully-guided
Difficulty
  • Level 1: easy tours, very flat terrain
  • Level 2: quite easy tours, mostly flat terrain
  • Level 3: requires a higher level of exertion, medium hilly terrain
  • Level 4: for experienced cyclists, hilly terrain with climbs
Difficulty level 2 Difficulty level 2
Mainz One way tour. Possible in both directions. Cologne
Mainz - Cologne vv Upper Middle Rhine Valley

UNESCO Upper Middle Rhine Valley

Ideal for a beautiful, relaxing holiday

Home to many legends like the Loreley

Ship with max. 96 passengers

Duration of the tour.
tijd2 Created with Sketch. 8 days
4 stars
4 Reviews
Guidance
  • Individual: No tour leader, the ships’ crew does daily briefing, independent cycling
  • Semi-guided: Daily briefing by the tour leader, independent cycling but tour leader available ICE.
  • Fully-guided: A tour leader will guide you during the cycling days
guidance Individual
Difficulty
  • Level 1: easy tours, very flat terrain
  • Level 2: quite easy tours, mostly flat terrain
  • Level 3: requires a higher level of exertion, medium hilly terrain
  • Level 4: for experienced cyclists, hilly terrain with climbs
Difficulty level 1 Difficulty level 1
Strasbourg One way tour. Possible in both directions. Mainz
Strasbourg - Mainz vv Discover the beauty of the lower Rhine

Beautiful cities of Speyer & Heidelberg

Quaint towns & vibrant cities en route

Marvelous views from quality bike routes

Ship with max. 96 passengers

Duration of the tour.
tijd2 Created with Sketch. 8 days
4 stars
2 Reviews
Guidance
  • Individual: No tour leader, the ships’ crew does daily briefing, independent cycling
  • Semi-guided: Daily briefing by the tour leader, independent cycling but tour leader available ICE.
  • Fully-guided: A tour leader will guide you during the cycling days
guidance Individual
Difficulty
  • Level 1: easy tours, very flat terrain
  • Level 2: quite easy tours, mostly flat terrain
  • Level 3: requires a higher level of exertion, medium hilly terrain
  • Level 4: for experienced cyclists, hilly terrain with climbs
Difficulty level 1 Difficulty level 1
Avignon One way tour. Possible in both directions. Aigues Mortes
Provence - Camargue Southern part of France

Easy cycling in lovely Southern France

Wild Camargue nature, see bulls & horses

Provence landscape and Rhone Valley

Barges with max. 21 passengers

Duration of the tour.
tijd2 Created with Sketch. 8 days
5 stars
16 Reviews
Guidance
  • Individual: No tour leader, the ships’ crew does daily briefing, independent cycling
  • Semi-guided: Daily briefing by the tour leader, independent cycling but tour leader available ICE.
  • Fully-guided: A tour leader will guide you during the cycling days
guidance Fully-guided
Difficulty
  • Level 1: easy tours, very flat terrain
  • Level 2: quite easy tours, mostly flat terrain
  • Level 3: requires a higher level of exertion, medium hilly terrain
  • Level 4: for experienced cyclists, hilly terrain with climbs
Difficulty level 1 Difficulty level 1
Cochem One way tour. Possible in both directions. Metz
Premium Experience the higher levels of comfort, smaller groups and extra’s.
Cochem - Metz vv Fine German wines and rich Roman history

Gentle vineyard biking in 3 countries

Learn about Roman history in Trier

Taste the region’s fine Riesling wines

Barges with max. 24 passengers

Duration of the tour.
tijd2 Created with Sketch. 8 days
5 stars
7 Reviews
Guidance
  • Individual: No tour leader, the ships’ crew does daily briefing, independent cycling
  • Semi-guided: Daily briefing by the tour leader, independent cycling but tour leader available ICE.
  • Fully-guided: A tour leader will guide you during the cycling days
guidance Fully-guided
Difficulty
  • Level 1: easy tours, very flat terrain
  • Level 2: quite easy tours, mostly flat terrain
  • Level 3: requires a higher level of exertion, medium hilly terrain
  • Level 4: for experienced cyclists, hilly terrain with climbs
Difficulty level 1 Difficulty level 1
Auxerre One way tour. Possible in both directions. Moret sur Loing
Premium Experience the higher levels of comfort, smaller groups and extra’s.
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Auxerre - Moret | Burgundy The land of good living

Bike divinely beautiful countryside

Art and culture in Sens and Auxerre

Enjoy great Burgundy wines

Premium Barges with max. 24 passengers

Duration of the tour.
tijd2 Created with Sketch. 8 days
Guidance
  • Individual: No tour leader, the ships’ crew does daily briefing, independent cycling
  • Semi-guided: Daily briefing by the tour leader, independent cycling but tour leader available ICE.
  • Fully-guided: A tour leader will guide you during the cycling days
guidance Fully-guided
Difficulty
  • Level 1: easy tours, very flat terrain
  • Level 2: quite easy tours, mostly flat terrain
  • Level 3: requires a higher level of exertion, medium hilly terrain
  • Level 4: for experienced cyclists, hilly terrain with climbs
Difficulty level 2 Difficulty level 2
Koblenz One way tour. Possible in both directions. Merzig
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Koblenz - Merzig vv Fine Riesling wines and Roman history

Gentle cycling through vineyards

Roman history in Trier

Taste the region’s fine Riesling wines

Barges with max. 20 passengers

Duration of the tour.
tijd2 Created with Sketch. 8 days
Guidance
  • Individual: No tour leader, the ships’ crew does daily briefing, independent cycling
  • Semi-guided: Daily briefing by the tour leader, independent cycling but tour leader available ICE.
  • Fully-guided: A tour leader will guide you during the cycling days
guidance Fully-guided
Difficulty
  • Level 1: easy tours, very flat terrain
  • Level 2: quite easy tours, mostly flat terrain
  • Level 3: requires a higher level of exertion, medium hilly terrain
  • Level 4: for experienced cyclists, hilly terrain with climbs
Difficulty level 1 Difficulty level 1