Cycling on excinting tours
Discover the topic tours of Schlei an Baltic Sea
There are many routes on which to discover the holiday region between the Schlei and Baltic Sea by bike. With our themed cycling tours, you can choose an exciting topic and discover the most beautiful places of the region on your bike. You can count on exciting cycling routes, lovely stories and the true charm of the Schlei region.
Here, we present to you only a few selected cycling routes. We provide a complete overview of all 15 routes along the Schlei and the Baltic Sea as a weatherproof map collection at our tourist information office.
The most beautiful ciycling tours of our region
Discovering the Region between Schleswig and the Geltinger Bucht by bike
- Schleswig: Viking tour
Discover the western part of the Schlei. Starting in Schleswig, you cycle through old Viking country to the Schlei ferry in Missunde. On your way back on the southern shore of the Schlei, you find the bathing beach in Fleckeby, the nature park of Louisenlund and the Hedeby Viking Museum.
- Kappeln: Herring tour
The herring tour leads you to new shores. Starting from the harbour of Kappeln, you can take a look at Kappeln and the 500-year-old fish weir from the modern flap bridge. A bit later, take a break at the broad Weidefelder Strand and have a snack at the beach restaurant Lobster directly at the Baltic Sea. Then, take the Sundsacker ferry back to the north shore of the Schlei and continue on to Arnis, the smallest town in Germany. From there, you can get back to Kappeln passing Grödersby.
- Schlei Villages: Gourmet tour
You may enjoy this: during this trip around the centre of the Schlei, one exquisite restaurant after the next string together like a pearl necklace. Restore your energy in the Missunder Fährhaus with fresh fish or treat yourself to a cake in the Lindauhof café, the former film set of the popular national TV series "Der Landartz". Why not enjoy fresh regional cuisine at the Riesby-Krog in Rieseby?
- Schwansen peninsula: Tour of thatched roofs
Houses with thatched roofs belong to the cultural landscape of Angeln and Schwansen like the Schlei and Baltic Sea. Discover the atmosphere of the Schwansen peninsula with its historical buildings in the middle of a versatile and broad panorama view of the Baltic Sea passing by on this cycling tour.
- Geltinger Bucht: Geltinger Birk tour
A unique natural spectacle in several acts – that is Geltinger Birk. Cut your link to civilisation just northeast of Gelting and go on a North German Safari. Charlotte, the windmill, represents the gate to pure nature. Get up close to wild horses and flocks of birds while you relish fantastic views of the Geltinger Bucht and the Baltic Sea.