Cycling

Fahrradfahrende_Familie ©shutterstock
Fahrradfahrende_Familie ©shutterstock

The varied countryside around Travemünde is perfect for exploring by bike. A cycle tour is a real pleasure thanks to gentle inclines, peaceful lanes and lots of cycle paths. And you always have “beautiful views” – of the sea, a lake or the idyllic countryside.

We've compiled the best cycle tours for you here, so you can enjoy your holiday from the first day and don't have to spend any longer than necessary on planning:

  • Travemünde - Lübeck (approx. 17.5 km)
  • Journey through time to the Dummersdorfer Ufer (approx. 14 km)
  • Nature safari around Hemmelsdorfer See (approx. 25 km)
  • Border crossings of the Klützer Winkel (approx. 55 km)

Tip: Cycling with sea view – the Baltic Coast Cycle Path
Stages or multi-day tour: Depending on your pace, on the Baltic Coast Schleswig-Holstein Cycle Path from Travemünde it takes approx. 6 days to cycle north to Flensburg (452 km), or approx. 5 days to cycle east to Usedom (384 km). You'll pass through lively seaside towns, peaceful villages and major port cities with a plethora of beautiful natural sights and impressive buildings.

Tip: Cycle between the Old Salt Route and the Baltic coast
The trail between the Old Salt Route and the Baltic coast is fantastic for cycling. Whether you're travelling along the Trave or on land. Whether on the tow path to the Herreninsel, through the hilly Waldhusen countryside or through the Lauerholz forest to Breitling – whichever tour you choose you'll find interesting places and great views.

Do you want to plan your personalised cycle tour? The Schleswig-Holstein Cycle Route Planner can help.