If you don’t feel like cycling, stay aboard the ship!
You’ll find possibly the prettiest section of the Main cycle path between Bamberg and Aschaffenburg. Boasting UNESCO world heritage sites, local micro-breweries, steep vineyards producing famous wines and hearty food, this region caters to all tastes. Furthermore, the cycle paths here are well built and maintained and mostly flat - so riding your bike here is very pleasurable, and can be wholeheartedly recommended to both novice and expert cyclists.
The tour "Boat & bike on Main river" commences in Bamberg. Here you can find further information on the MS Allure.
Day 1 Arrival in Bamberg
Embarkation at 4 pm - after which you should definitely go explore this UNESCO world heritage and beer-crazy city.
Day 6 Wertheim - Freudenberg, 30 km/19 mi + boat trip
In Wertheim you’ve reached the region of Baden, where Castle Freudenburg towers over your destination.
Day 7 Freudenberg - Aschaffenburg, approx. 50 km/31 mi
Miltenberg is the romantic highlight of your day. You’ll spot the impressive Johannisburg castle in Aschaffenburg from far afield.
Day 8 Departure
After breakfast, your tour "Boat & bike on Main river" concludes.
Here are the details on MS Allure.
Included in your package "Boat & bike on Main river":
We offer comfortable unisex-bikes with 7-speed gearboxes with freewheel, equipped with a bike bag and a bike lock. We also offer e-bikes if desired.
Travel time 2022:
All prices are per person.
Arrival to "Boat & bike on Main river":
Car park Georgendamm 2a (very close to the city center and to the MS Allure), approx. EUR 15,- per day. Alternatively P+R on the outskirts of the city with low-cost parking spots and tickets (e.g. P+R Breitenau or P+R Heinrichsdamm).
Arrival by train:
Bamberg train station, appox. 2,5 km to the hythe, price per taxi approx. EUR 13
Arrival by plane:
Airport Frankfurt, by train to Bamberg, duration approx. 2:45, 1 x changes, cost: approx. EUR 30-40
You can always take your own bike with you. Please note, however, that your bike will be loaded twice a day with many others on and off the ship and damage can not be ruled out. A liability for this can not be assumed. We advise you to book one of the good rental bikes.
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.