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Tours and Destinations / December 8, 2016

Top 20 Bike Tours of 2016

We love reflecting on a good list, especially when it shows us just which places and tours you, our travelers, love the most!

Here’s a look back at what we were talking about most in 2016.

Top 20 Bike Tours of 2016

1. Danube Bike Path 7 Nights (Classic)

A perennial favorite, chosen by traveler after traveler for its scenic beauty, ease of navigation on dedicated bike paths, and charming villages and towns along the route.

2. Lake Constance Bicycle Path

Combine three countries, one lake, and a beautiful and leisurely bike tour, and you’ve got one of the top routes in Europe.

3. Vienna to Budapest (Classic)

Explore a unique section of the Danube River featuring the beautiful and charming cities of Vienna, Bratislava, and Budapest.

4. Royal Zealand and Copenhagen

Bike-friendly Denmark awaits on this popular tour that includes a short bonus trip to Sweden.

5. Amsterdam – Bruges by Bike and Boat 

This is the most popular bike and boat route in Europe, with good reason!

6. Lake Constance Classic (11-nights)

A frequent favorite, Lake Constance proves again that this region is ripe for bicycle touring. This version is longer (11 nights) with more leisurely cycling (lower mileage each day!).

7. Highlights of Dalmatia by Bike/E-bike and Boat

Croatia has officially arrived as one of the top travel destinations in the world, and our travelers can’t say enough good things about it!

8. Danube Bike Path 8 Nights (Upscale Lodging)

A great way to cycle the most popular route in Europe by day and relax in the region’s best accommodations at night.

9. Dolomites to Trieste via Lake Bled at the Foot of the Julian Alps

A chance to discover Italy, Slovenia, and Austria, all in one week!

10. Mosel and Saar-Bike and Barge (and reverse)

A tour that explores wine country along two dedicated bike paths.

11. Berlin – Copenhagen (and reverse)

An 11-day quest through the beauty of Denmark, complete with a relaxing two-hour cruise excursion on the Baltic Sea.

12. Amalfi Coast by Bike and Boat: Naples/Capri/Ischia

The Island of Capri is as beautiful as everyone says, especially when you get to pair it with Naples and Ischia. Win-win-win!

13. Greece: The Peloponnese Peninsula

This trip is a perfect blend of stunning sights and history!

14. Danube Bike and Boat: Passau-Budapest-Passau

Vienna, Budapest, and Bratislava. Oh my!

15. Amsterdam – Bruges by Bike and Boat – Magnifique I, II, & III (and reverse)

Travelers love this trip for its breathtaking views of local mansions and country homes. And a noteworthy bonus: 13 operational windmills line the Kinderdijk portion of the trail.

16. Danube Family Tour 7 Nights

Good for all ages, this trip offers shorter daily travel, and amps up the family-friendly activities.

17. Bolzano – Verona – Venice

Fair Verona is just part of the beauty you’ll see on this Italian tour.

18. Medieval Villages of Catalonia

Take a step (or a roll) back in time when you travel this medieval favorite.

19. Best of Northern Zealand

Nothing is rotten in the state of Denmark on this trip, full of Copenhagen fan favorites.

20. Best of Catalonia Cycle Touring

Explore the gems of northeastern Spain on this 8-day tour.

See more of our top tours by visiting our Staff Picks, chosen by BikeTours.com staff as the best of the best.


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Top tours, Catalonia, Dalmatia, Mosel, Lake Constance, Dolomites, Austria, Denmark, Greece, Italy, Danube, Amsterdam

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