Day 1: Podersdorf
Individual Arrival. Free parking in front of the hotel available. Check-In, bike-hand-over.
Day 2: Round Trip on the Bike-Path (approx. 47 km/29 miles)
World famous wines are grown on the soft hills around the lake. Via Rust – the city of storks – and Purbach the tour takes you along the northern shore. Enjoy the afternoon sun, while you cross the lake in the ferry.
Day 3: Wine and Culture Bike-Path (approx. 43 km/27 miles)
The wines grown in this region are very delicious, don’t miss tasting one or the other during today’s tour. During today’s ride through the vineyards and small hills you can enjoy wonderful views of the region and the lake. Visit ‘Schloß Halbturn’ – the most important baroque castle of the Austrian province’Burgenland ‘.
Day 4: “Lackenradweg” Bike-Path through the marsh-puddles (approx. 48 km/30 miles)
‘Lacken’ – the marsh puddles are approx. 50 cm deep, salty small or big lakes. They house the unique flora and fauna. Today you will bike through untouched nature – various animals can be observed. Don’t miss the endangered Przewalsky horses.
Day 5: Rest Day
A day to relax. Enjoy the lake with its numerous possibilities. It is a paradise for enjoying the sun and the water. You can go sailing or windsurfing. Or relax in the spa-area of your hotel.
Day 6: Sopron / Hungary (approx. 60 km/38 miles)
Take the ferry to the other side of the lake. From the festival town of Mörbisch (famous Austrian summer festival) you reach the Hungarian town of Sopron. The historical city center with its lively streets and medieval buildings will fascinate you.
Day 7: “Kirschblütenradweg” – Cherry-blossom Bike-Path (approx. 40 km/25 miles)
After a ferry ride to the other side of the lake, you will pass romantic vineyards and cherry-trees (blooming in spring). Wonderful views of the lake and the Hungarian lowland are rewards for the few uphill stretches of today’s bike-tour.
Day 8: Podersdorf
Relaxed from a wonderful week you can start your journey back home. If you do have some extra-time – what about some extra nights in Vienna? By bus or train you can reach Vienna within approx. 1 hour.