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Donau Cycle Path

Donauradweg, 94001 Passau, Bavaria, Germany
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A bike path running 300 km. along the Danube River from Passau to Vienna.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Donauradweg, 94001 Passau, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful ride on this path. Easy to do after a somewhat challenging time getting out of Passau. Only one lock to get over which was also a bit of a challenge since the bikes need to go down a flight of stairs;...More

1  Thank DrLFoodie
Reviewed 11 October 2017

While the bike trip down the Danube from Passau to Vienna is quite easy, there are stretches are actually quite boring. If you take a bike tour, please take very special attention to the hotels they book you in. Several of ours were not close...More

Thank calabogie
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

For a non cyclist who can just manage to ride a bike this cycle path made for a great holiday. We cycled from Passau to Vienna making five stops along the way - 6 days cycling in all. Probably could have had a rest day...More

3  Thank amjeffery
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The company that we contracted with danube-bike.com is one to avoid. Our paniers were cheaply made and leaked on rainy days. We had to line them with plastic bags. Many of the hotels that were provided were far off the Danube trail and some in...More

1  Thank RangerDan
Reviewed 29 August 2017

4 of us just finished an awesome self-guided trip along the Danube; we actually started in Scharding, Austria where the tour operator has their headquarters and ended in Vienna. This trip is in varying lengths, from 7 to 12 days riding; we chose the 8...More

3  Thank psychomom715
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Wonderful holiday beautiful scenery a new adventure every day, Lovely company Easy cycling great food comfortable boat. Dining room too crowded and stuffy Drinks bill processed via Credit Card 3 months later from Cypress!

1  Thank Martin P
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

DO NOT use Danube Cycle ( danube-cycle.com ) if you are planning a cycling holiday in Austria. We cycled with them last month along the Danube path on a ride still advertised with "Daily riding: approx.- 64 kilometres" even though we have since repeatedly requested...More

1  Thank isleofmanheels
Reviewed 2 July 2017

went with mac adventures on atrip from passau to vienna last week in June.Outside of an initial mixup with hotel ( but well rescued by Hamish in their office) organisation was very good.Hire bikes were good standard as were most of the hotels and luggage...More

1  Thank graham068
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I did the trip on my own, planned it loosely and went on an adventure. I rented my bike from Fahrradklinik Passau Matthias Drasch Bräugasse 10 94032 Passau The owner was very nice and got me set up on a great bike. I only made...More

6  Thank mawelsh71
Reviewed 21 May 2017

I was looking at the reviews of this trip as I do it at the end of the month, but thought I did have a couple of tips to add to those from other writers. Taking your own bike on flights can be expensive if...More

5  Thank Rauly1960
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Kathryn T
28 December 2017|
Response from graham0682014 |
hi we used macs adventures
Alexandra B
12 August 2017|
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Response from Rauly1960 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I used some information from a guide book that covers the whole route and booked Airbnb and bookingcom along the way. I didn't find any need for a tour but it might not suit you. Regards Paul
14 May 2017|
Response from goldenplover1 |
Hi I've just done Linz to Vienna and although it was only the second week of May it was already quite busy. That said, there is a huge amount of accommodation along the way.I just turned up and had no problems but given that... More