Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour France
Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour France
Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour France
Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour France
Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour France
Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour France
Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour France
Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour France
Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour France
Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour France

France - Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour

from 947 Euros

See where Germany, the Alps, and France all meet on this comprehensive Wine Route Bike Tour through Alsace. Pure Adventures Tours takes you through a beloved cycling route in France’s wine country. Starting at just 857 Euros, you can stay at your choice of 3 to 5-star hotels and enjoy ... Read More

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  • Difficulty
    Fit: 3/5
  • Tour Type
    Self guided cycling Level 3
  • Availability
    April to October
  • Duration
    6 Days / 5 Nights
  • Distance
    45 - 55 km/day

Day 1 | Arrive in Colmar

Discover the charm of the old town, its prestigious monuments and its picturesque quarters, such as the Little Venise and the tanners' quarter!

Hotel Le Marechal


Colmar France

Hotel Le Marechal

This house dates from 1565, a true historical monument that welcomes you all year round. Hospitality, friendliness and welcome are the hallmarks of the BOMO family who have run the house for more than 40 years. 1565, construction of one of the most iconic buildings of Colmar. 30 romantic rooms and suites individually decorated and personalized. All tastefully furnished with respect for authenticity, our rooms are equipped with the latest technology. At the heart of the Alsace wine route, this listed historic monument preserves its charm while enhancing optimum service and comfort. 30 Rooms with Air conditioning Gastronomic Restaurant up to 70 persons Room and Terrace on the river side Breakfast buffet served in the restaurant overlooking the canal Seminar Room up to 20 persons

Air Conditioning '; Open Parking '; Closed Parking '; Seminar Room '; Internet Access '; Cable TV '; Room Service '; Restaurant ';
Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour France

Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour France

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Day 2 | Colmar - Guebwiller (47 km)

Gentle ride along the Munster valley, going through the charming town of Soultzbach les Bains. You ride on the Ballon des Vosges National Park and arrive to your hotel on the lake.

Hotel Le Rives


Guebwiller France

Hotel Le Rives

Overlooking a lake, this casual hotel is set among woodland within Parc naturel régional des Ballons des Vosges. It's 15 km from the Grand-Ballon ski resort. The laid-back rooms have a modern vibe and provide free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and DVD players. Some have private balconies and/or lake views; suites add living areas. Room service is on offer. Breakfast is complimentary. There's a bar/tea room with a terrace. An informal restaurant/bar in an adjacent building features lake views. Off-street parking is available.

Air Conditioning '; Closed Parking '; Non-Smoking Rooms '; Handicap Accessible '; Internet Access '; Hotel Lounge/Bar '; Room Service '; Restaurant ';

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Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour France

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Day 3 | Guebwiller - Riquewihr (45 km)

Today you ride in the vineyards and you will fall in love with the little villages. You can stop in one of the numerous cellar for a wine tasting.

Hotel Le Schoenenbourg


Riquewihr France

Hotel Le Schoenenbourg

Treat yourself to an excursion into the heart of the Alsace vineyards. The Best Western Hôtel le Schoenenbourg welcomes you to Riquewihr, set between the sunny slopes and the Ballons des Vosges Nature Park. In the heart of the Alsace Wine Route, this medieval village, as picturesque as it is charming, is a must when visiting our region. Our 3-star hotel is located at the foot of the ramparts of the medieval town of Riquewihr, a short walk from the vines and the vintage wine which gave it its name. Whatever the season, you will discover Alsace surrounded by magnificent landscapes. You will also benefit from a privileged location: 5 km from Ribeauvillé, 15 km from Colmar, 45 km from Mulhouse and 60 km from Strasbourg. The opportunity to discover the entire region, from the vineyards to the typical villages and including the wine cellars, museums and other castles.

Swimming Pool '; Air Conditioning '; Closed Parking '; Pets Allowed '; Non-Smoking Rooms '; Handicap Accessible '; Internet Access '; Cable TV '; Hair Dryer '; Mini-Bar '; Safe in Room '; Room Service ';

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Day 4 | Riquewihr - Obernai (55 km)

Your itinerary of the day will take you to the famous vineyard of Ribeauvillé and Barr, get a fantastic view over the the Koenigsbourg castle. (9 km extension possible to visit the castle).

Hotel Le Parc


Obernai

Hotel Le Parc

The stylish rooms come with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and desks. Upgraded rooms and suites add separate sitting areas, balconies, exposed beams and/or fireplaces. There's a rustic lunch-only restaurant, plus an elegant, wood-paneled evening restaurant. Breakfast and a Sunday brunch buffet are available. Other amenities include 2 posh bars, an indoor and an outdoor pool, a gym and 3 terraces. The spa houses steam rooms, a light-therapy sauna, and an infrared cabin.

Swimming Pool '; Air Conditioning '; Open Parking '; Closed Parking '; Pets Allowed '; Non-Smoking Rooms '; Handicap Accessible '; Seminar Room '; Internet Access '; Cable TV '; Hair Dryer '; Mini-Bar '; Hotel Lounge/Bar '; Safe in Room '; Room Service '; Restaurant ';

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Day 5 | Obernai - Colmar (55 km)

Last lovely day along the vineyard and specific Alsatian landscapes.

Hotel Le Marechal


Colmar France

Hotel Le Marechal

This house dates from 1565, a true historical monument that welcomes you all year round. Hospitality, friendliness and welcome are the hallmarks of the BOMO family who have run the house for more than 40 years. 1565, construction of one of the most iconic buildings of Colmar. 30 romantic rooms and suites individually decorated and personalized. All tastefully furnished with respect for authenticity, our rooms are equipped with the latest technology. At the heart of the Alsace wine route, this listed historic monument preserves its charm while enhancing optimum service and comfort. 30 Rooms with Air conditioning Gastronomic Restaurant up to 70 persons Room and Terrace on the river side Breakfast buffet served in the restaurant overlooking the canal Seminar Room up to 20 persons

Air Conditioning '; Open Parking '; Closed Parking '; Seminar Room '; Internet Access '; Cable TV '; Room Service '; Restaurant ';

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Day 6 | Departure Day

Departure

Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour France

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The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance.

- Personal welcome in Colmar
- 3 nights in 4* hotels in standard/comfort room
- 2 nights in 3* hotels in standard room
- Daily breakfast
- Luggage transfer from hotel to hotel
- Road book and maps
- GPS tracks
- Assistance 24/24

Lodging

Accommodation: 3 and 4 and 5 star hotels in each as below. All lodging includes private bathroom and a variety of other amenities.
Deluxe Hotels included:
- Hotel Le Marechal**** (deluxe room)
- Hotel Chateau d'Isenbourg*****(superior room)
- Hotel Le Chambard*****(superior room)
- Hotel Le Parc****(deluxe room)

Standard Hotels included:
- Hotel Le Marechal**** (comfort room)
- Hotel les Rives in Guebwiller***(standard room)
- Hotel Le Schoenenbourg***(standard room)
- Hotel Le Parc****(standard room)

Additional nights in Colmar at Le Marechal: please inquire for rates
** Please see Itinerary tab for more information ** Note also that the Standard hotel tour has a slightly different routing to different towns: Guebwiller, Riquewihr
Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour Rates:
Upgraded Deluxe and Standard Versions:
Double Occupancy 2 participants:

DELUXE: 1687 €/person or STD: 1218 €/person
Double Occupancy 4 participants:

DELUXE: 1465 €/person or STD: 998 €/person
Double Occupancy 6 participants:

DELUXE: 1386 €/person or STD: 947 €/person
Single Supplement (2 or more travelers):

DELUXE: 860 €/person or STD: 415 €/person
Hybrid Bike Rentals are are available for a supplement of 95 euros, or road bikes at 243 euros; please see the Bike Info below for details.

Please inquire about the solo supplement if you are traveling on your own.
Half board supplements are possible add-ons, as well as Strasbourg airport transfers, please inquire.

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Tour Details

Alsace Wine Route Bike Tour:
Dates - This tour departs any SATURDAY, subject to hotel availability, April-October 15.
Level - Level is moderate (3) This tour can be moderate overall with some hills on 2 cycling days with other days mostly flat. The terrain is flat to modestly rolling.
Tour Highlights:
- The Best Lodging in the Region - chateaux hotels
- Cycle the wine route among picturesque villages of half -timbered houses
- Discover the white Riesling and Gewürztraminer wines
- Try some of the best foods, unique in France
Need to Know:
- The terrain is rolling countryside, and very picturesque. Weather in the shoulder seasons of spring and fall can be wet and cold.
- Summer months are the best time through September. Countryside routes are quiet but at the wine villages you will find crowds of visitors.
- Arrival city is Colmar, an exquisite town in the heart of the wine route; accessible by train from Paris or Frankfurt passing through Strasbourg - the capital of the region..
We can also organize guided trips for any group size of 4 or more and can accommodate custom requests; please inquire.

Best Time To Go: April - June, September - November.

Average temperatures:
March: 54 °F (12 °C) 41 °F (8 °C)
April: 61 °F (16 °C) 45 °F (11 °C)
May: 68 °F (20 °C) 52 °F (14 °C)
June: 73 °F (23 °C) 57 °F (18 °C)
July: 77 °F (25 °C) 61 °F (21 °C)
August: 77 °F (25 °C) 61 °F (21 °C)
Sept: 70 °F (21 °C) 55 °F (18 °C)
October: 61 °F (16 °C) 50 °F (14 °C)
November: 52 °F (11 °C) 43 °F (6 °C)


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    Bikes Available on This Tour:
    Road bikes: Cannondale Synapse or Scott Solace. Rate: 228 euros.
    Carbon frame, Shimano 105.
    Road Spec Sheet

    Custom Hybrid Bikes are also available: |
    Hybrid Spec Sheet |
    Aluminum frame, 21 gears, Shimano brakes.Rate: 95 Euros

    E-Bikes are also available: | E-bike Spec Sheet |
    Aluminum frame, 10 speeds, rated for 65-100km or 3 hours.Rate: 168 euros

    All hybrid bikes are outfitted with:
  • Helmets, (one size fits all).
  • Computer
  • Handlebar bag with map reader
  • Puncture kit: Tire levers, spare inner tube, patch kit included
  • Lock included
  • Frame pump included


  • Pedals: flat or with cages. Travelers may bring their own clipless pedals to have installed. If you bring your own pedals, please bring your tool to remove them from the bikes at the end of the tour.

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