Adventure tour on the Ruhr river
"Nature and culture from the source to the mouth" - 6 days / 5 nights - length of the tour: 240 km
Let yourself go with the flow and get to know the Ruhr in all its diversity. From the source ofthe Ruhr River the Sauerland region, the river is your companion on an impressive and varied tour to the mouth of the Rhine near Duisburg.
1. Day: Winterberg – Olsberg (20 km)
Individual arrival in Winterberg.
To get into the mood, you drive a short stage through Hochsauerland with some short, steep climbs. On the way, we recommend a visit to the rose village Assinghausen.
2. Day: Olsberg – Arnsberg (52 km)
After picturesque Sauerland villages you reach Arnsberg in the afternoon. The history of the Arnsberg counts, electors and Prussians comes to life between the castle ruins and the monastery district.
3. Day: Arnsberg – Schwerte (56 km)
Lights, manor houses, green meadows determine the scenery at the middle course of the Ruhr. Behind the city of lights, Neheim, the Ruhr Valley opens wide and quiet cycle paths lead you to the historic centre of Schwerte. The mustard mill is famous and the visit to the unique pipe maintenance depot is well worth it.
4 Day: Schwerte – Hattingen (47 km)
Enjoy the leisurely side of the Ruhr Area. Past the Hengstey, Harkort and Kemnader lakes, you will reach the picturesque twon Hattingen with its listed historic centre.
5. Day: Hattingen – Mülheim (47 km)
The Ruhr Valley cycle path leads you along the beautiful Baldeney Lake to Mülheim. There the Camera Obscura or the Aquarius Water Museum are particularly inviting sights to see.
6. Day: Mülheim – Duisburg (18 km)
Today we continue our journey to the mouth of the Ruhr into the Rhine near Duisburg with the striking sculpture "Rheinorange". You will now make your way on your journey home.
6 days Ruhr Valley cycle path and you will see - a river couldn't be any more exciting!
• 5 × B&B in good *** hotels, rooms with shower/WC
• 4 × packed lunch
• Luggage transfer included
• Spiralo cycling map Ruhr Valley cycle path per room
• Detailed tour description
• Extensive brochure folder
• Rental bikes on request
• Offer of individual tours
• Organisation of city tours / visits to theatres or exhibitions
EUR 495 p.p.
Unaccompanied from 2 persons in double room
EUR 385 p.p. in double room exclusive luggage transfer
Single room surcharge: EUR 90