At a glance
  • Beginning / End:
    Trier / Cochem
  • Duration of trip:
    5 days / 4 nights
  • Distance covered by bike:
    approx. 145 km / 90 mi
  • Distance per day:
    40-65 km / 25-40 mi
  • Altitude profile:
    The Moselle Cycle Path is almost consistently flat.
  • Profile:
    Mostly off-road, paved cycle path or bike lane, sometimes directly 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.

Moselle Bike Tour - short

Trier - Cochem in 5 days / 4 nights from 359 €

The Tour

Moselle cycle tour short - Moselle valley

Relax by moving - Clear your head and let your gaze wander over lush green vineyards while you reel off kilometre after kilometre on the Moselle cycle path. Discover Roman history in Trier, medieval history in Cochem and enjoy world-famous Moselle wines at local wineries before taking a look at the Deutsches Eck headland in the university town of Koblenz. The Moselle bike path offers well-developed paths and roads that are easy to cycle.

Moselle cycle tour short

Day 1 Arrival in Trier
The Roman monuments of Augusta Treverorum are a UNESCO World Heritage Site: Porta Nigra, amphitheatre and the Roman bridge, across which cars are still allowed to drive.

Day 2 Trier - 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 rates as the oldest wine village in Germany.

Day 3 Trittenheim - Zell, approx. 60-65 km/37-40 mi
Today the cycle tour takes you through the worth seeing towns of Bernkastel and Traben-Trarbach. The vineyard "Schwarze Katz" in Zell also makes Moselle wines famous in the USA and Japan.

Day 4 Zell - Cochem, approx. 40 km/25 mi
Today you cycle below famous vineyards. Worth seeing are the half-timbered houses in Beilstein with Metternich Castle and, to round things off, Cochem with the Reichsburg and Endert Gate. A visit to the historic mustard mill in Cochem is also very interesting.

Day 5 Departure or extension
Your tour ends after breakfast. But why not extend your tour "Moselle Bike Path - short"?

Moselle cycle tour short - Porta Nigra
Moselle cycle tour short - Reichsburg Cochem
Prices & Dates

Prices & Dates

Included in "Moselle Bike Path - short":

  • 4 overnight stays in your reserved category, B&B
  • luggage transport from hotel to hotel,
    no maximum number of items,
    maximum weight: 20 kg/ item (44 lbs/ item)
  • boat tour 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  excl. bike
    (bikes on local transport are free of charge), notify when booking


  • Guesthouses and hotels at the international 3* level as per Hotelstars Union. All rooms are en suite with bath or shower.

Bikes for hire:

  • Comfortable unisex bikes available in different frame sizes with 21 gears/freewheel. Equipped with panniers on both sides, lock and repair kit. E-bikes available upon 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 daily 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.

  • 359 € saver price
  • 469 € basic price
  • 499 € seasonal price
    04.05.-01.06. + 13.07.-05.10.
  • 130 € single room surcharge
  •   95 € rental bike
  • 195 € e-bike
  •   22 € return transfer excl. personal bike
  •   70 € additional night, double room, B&B/Trier
  • 100 € additional night, single room, B&B/Trier
  •   60 € additional night, double room, B&B/Cochem
  • 100 € additional night, single room, B&B/Cochem


The booking process


The Tour


Arrival to "Moselle Bike Path - short":

  • Parking in Trier:
    Hotel parking subject to availability, costs approx. 12 €/day, details in the travel documents.

  • Arrival by train to Trier:
    Trier central station

  • Arrival at Frankfurt am Main airport:
    Distance to Trier approx. 200 km, excellent train connections, every hour, journey takes approx. 3,5 hours, 1-2 changes
    Train ticket price per person: approx. 50 €

  • 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 by train on your own steam:
    Good connections from Koblenz main train station (Koblenz Hauptbahnhof), every hour, no changes, duration approx. 1,5-2 hours
    Train ticket price per person: approx. 26 €
  • Return transfer personal bikes:
    Return the bikes to the last stage hotel by 4.30 pm the day before at the latest - the bikes will be ready at the hotel in Trier from approx. 10 am the following day.

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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