Cycle tour on the German Moselle - map
At a glance
  • Beginning / End:
    Perl / Koblenz
  • Duration of trip:
    7 days / 6 nights
  • Distance covered by bike:
    approx. 242 km / 150 mi
  • Distance per day:
    40-56 km / 25-35 mi
  • Altitude profile:
    The route is mostly flat.
  • Profile:
    Mostly separate, paved cycle path or bike lane, occasionally running along busy roads.
  • Return transfer:
    In your own steam or optionally by train
Eating and drinking
Whether simple or sophisticated: The Moselle cuisine is diverse and imaginative. As there is a great selection of restaurants everywhere on this journey, we do not offer half-board. A typical dinner costs between 15-25 € per person, but there are also cheaper or more exclusive restaurants available.

Cycle tour on the German Moselle

From Perl to Koblenz in 7 days/6 nights from 529 €

The Tour

Cycle tour on the German Moselle - Perl

Fancy a short cycle tour along the Moselle? Discover the Roman and medieval history along the entire German Moselle, from the French border to the mouth of the Rhine. Follow the winding course of the river as you cycle through small and well-known wine villages, with defiant castles and imposing fortresses rising up to the left and right. Taste the much-praised Moselle wines in the wineries before arriving in the vibrant university town of Koblenz and taking a look at the Deutsches Eck. This cycle tour along the German Moselle is mostly flat and is suitable for everyone.

Cycle tour on the German Moselle

Day 1 Arrival in Perl
The tour begins in the border triangle, in the wine village of Perl. Roman history comes to life in the Villa Borg open-air museum, while gourmets can enjoy the 3 Michelin-starred Victor's.

Day 2 Perl - Trier, approx. 46 km/29 mi
Follow the German-Luxembourg border through vineyards and past the mouth of the Saar in Konz. You have reached Trier, the oldest city in Germany. Today is rounded off with a boat trip on the Moselle.

Day 3 Trier - Neumagen-Dhron/Trittenheim
approx. 40-45 km/25-28 mi

The Moselle cycle path follows the meanders of the river through steep vineyards and charming villages. Neumagen-Drohn is considered the oldest wine village in Germany.

Day 4 Cycle tour to Traben-Trarbach
approx. 45-50 km/28-31 mi

Taste the famous Bernkasteler Doctor and stroll through the old town of Bernkastel-Kues with its many colorful half-timbered houses.

Day 5 Traben-Trarbach - Cochem, approx. 65 km/40 mi
Today you cycle below famous vineyards. Worth seeing are the half-timbered houses in Enkirch, Beilstein with Metternich Castle and, to top it all off, Cochem with the Reichsburg and Endert Gate.

Day 6 Cochem - Coblenz, approx. 50 km/31 mi
Take the chairlift to the Pinnerkreuz and enjoy the view before cycling to the university city of Koblenz. The Old Castle, the Electoral Palace and the Forum Confluentes with the Middle Rhine Museum await you. The Ehrenbreitstein fortress offers a great view of the city and the Deutsches Eck.

Day 7 Departure or extension
Your tour ends after breakfast. But why not extend your cycle tour on the German Moselle in Coblenz?

Cycle tour on the German Moselle - Trier
Cycle tour on the German Moselle - Cochem
Cycle tour on the German Moselle - Coblenz
Prices & Dates

Prices & Dates

Included in "Cycle tour on the German Moselle":

  • 6 overnight stays incl. breakfast
  • luggage transport from hotel to hotel,
    no maximum number of items,
    maximum weight: 20 kg/ item (44 lbs/ item)
  • boat trip in Trier (approx. 1 h)
  • travel documents and maps in english
  • GPS tracks
  • 7-day customer helpline
  • visitor's tax to be paid on site
  • optional rental bike
  • optional return transfer by train exkl. bike
    (bikes on local transport free of charge), please reserve with your original booking


  • Category M:
    Hotels at the international 3* level (partially 4*) as per Hotelstars Union, all rooms with shower or bath/WC.

Bikes for hire:

  • Comfortable unisex bikes in various frame heights with 7-speed/coaster and 24-speed/freewheel. Equipped with lock, panniers on both sides and puncture repair kit. E-bikes available on 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 thursdays to sundays
    from 27.04. to 05.10.
  • the day of arrival determines the price of your tour


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

  • 529 € saver price
  • 689 € basic price
  • 729 € seasonal price
    04.05.-01.06. + 13.07.-05.10.
  • 185 € single room surcharge
  •   95 € rental bike
  • 195 € e-bike
  •   22 € return transfer by train excl. personal bike
  •   60 € additional night, Perl, double room, B&B
  •   75 € additional night, Perl, single room, B&B
  •   70 € additional night, Coblenz, double room, B&B
  • 100 € additional night, Coblenz, single room, B&B

For children:

    Discount in the room of two adults
    00-06 years: 100 %
    07-11 years:   50 %
    12-15 years:   25 %

The booking process

The Tour


Arrival to "Cycle tour on the German Moselle":

  • Parking in Perl:
    Free parking possible near hotel
  • Arrival by train:
    Perl train station
  • Arrival at Frankfurt am Main airport:
    Good train connections, journey takes approx. 4-5 hours, 2 x changes
    Train ticket price per person: approx. 55 €
  • Booked rental bikes are waiting for you at the hotel.

Return transfer:

  • Return by train (optional):
    Free choice of train on local trains from 9.00 a.m.; no transfer to the station
    Free bicycle transport from Monday to Friday from 9.00 a.m. to midnight
    Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays all day
  • Return transfer on your own steam:
    Very good connections from Coblenz main train station (Koblenz Hauptbahnhof), 1 x  change, duration approx. 2,5 hours, costs approx. 26 €.

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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