You can look forward to a cycling holiday in Schleswig, with wonderful beaches on the Baltic Sea and the Wadden Sea on the North Sea coast. Get to know the romantic Schlei, a narrow Baltic Sea inlet that extends deep into the country, and cycle a little along the Kiel Canal. On this cycle tour in Schleswig lots of nature and interesting towns await you and the route is easy to cycle even for inexperienced cyclists.
Day 1 Arrival in Husum
The city is the centre of North Friesland and is home interesting museums. There is a lively atmosphere at the inland harbour.
Day 2 Husum - Schleswig., approx. 45 km / 28 mi
The tour takes you through the Schleswig Geest landscape. En route to the old royal seat of Schleswig you will see the Viking town of Haithabu and the Danework, an old system of Danish fortifications.
Day 3 Schleswig - Kappeln, approx. 50 km / 31 mi
Soak in the romantic atmosphere along the Schlei today. Arnis is the smallest town in Germany, in Kappeln you will have reached the Baltic Sea.
Day 4 Kappeln - Eckernförde, approx. 40 km / 25 mi
Cycling along the coast offers the opportunity to swim at one of the beautiful sandy beaches. There is always freshly caught fish at the harbour in Eckernförde.
Day 5 Eckernförde - Rendsburg, 40/75 km / 25/47 mi
Today you can choose between a shorter inland tour and a longer tour along the Kiel Canal from Holtenau.
Day 6 Rendsburg - Friedrichstadt region, 50/60 km / 31/37 mi
Explore the historic town centre before cycling through the vast landscape of the Geest. Friedrichstadt was founded in 1621 by the Dutch Remonstrant Brotherhood.
Day 7 Friedrichstadt region - Husum, 45/55 km / 28-34 mi, train trip
Your destination is the famous holiday resort of St. Peter-Ording on the North Sea coast. Enjoy your stay in one of the beach pavilions. Return to Husum by train.
Day 8 Return or Extension
The tour ends after breakfast. If you like, extend your cycle tour in Schleswig.
Included in "Cycle tour in Schleswig":
Bikes for hire:
Travel time 2023:
All prices apply per person in a double room, incl. breakfast.
Arrival to the cycle tour in Schleswig:
Parking facilities in Husum:
Parking space train station Husum, costs approx. 8 €/day.
Hotel parking subject to charge according to availability, details in the travel documents.
Arriving by train:
Husum train station
Arriving by plane at Hamburg airport:
by train, every 30 min, duration approx. 2,5 - 3 h, 1-2 changes, normal fee approx 35 €.
Pre-booked rental bikes are ready for you in your hotel.
Perfectly looked after: