Isar Cycle Route

Duration: 6 Days// Total Distance: appr. 300 km//Altitude Difference: 416m 1036 m//Difficulty: Difficulty 1

Enjoy spectacular views of the beautiful river Isar while enjoying a nice cycle tour between the Bavarian Alps. The Isar Cycle Route starts in Mittenwald and takes you besides the Isar to some of the most charming Bavarian villages and cities next to the Isar. At the end of your tour, you have the chance to see the famous river Donau and estuary area of the Isar. 


Day 1: Individual arrival to Mittenwald and first stage Mittenwald – Lenggries (approx. 48 km/30 mi)

Welcome to Mittenwald! Your first stage starts in the middle of the Bavarian Alps in the famous Karwendel Mountains. Start your cycle tour by following the Isar River towards Lenggries. The ambitious bikers can take the path over the mountain Rauchenberg.

Day 2: Lenggries – Gelting (approx. 43 km/27 mi)

On today’s route, you can enjoy the nature and the picturesque landscape of this beautiful region. Take the opportunity to discover the impressive old town of famous Bad Tölz. After passing Bad Tölz your route guides you through the villages Osterhof, Königsdorf, Geretsried and Gartenberg before you reach Gelting.

Day 3: Gelting – Ismaning (approx. 47 km/29 mi)

Start your day off with a nice breakfast before you are heading for today’s destination Ismaning. Today, you will see the beautiful monastery Schäftlarn and the Grünwalder Forst in the neighborhood Grünwald in Munich. After passing Grünwald, you arrive in the Bavarian capital Munich. With its history and beautiful buildings, Munich is one of the most visited cities in Germany. Visit one of the many sights Munich has to offer like the Munich Zoo Hellabrunn, the Deutsches Museum (German Museum) or stroll through the nice pedestrian zones in downtown Munich. After enjoying beautiful Munich, your tour continues through the English Garden, Munich’s largest park area. You pass the famous beer garden Chinesischer Turm within the English Garden before you approach Ismaning in the North of Munich.

Optional: We can extend your stay in Munich if you want to have more time to explore this amazing city!

Day 4: Ismaning – Landshut (approx. 59 km/37 mi)

Today you can expect a lot of nature – the route to Landshut takes you to a “no man’s land” where only some bridges take you every now and then back to reality. You can choose between two routes today: the first route takes you over the hills of the high banks of the Isar or you can take the second route, which leads you besides the Isar to Landshut.

Day 5: Landshut – Plattling (approx. 67 km/42 mi)

Start your tour by passing Niederaichbach and Dingolfing. After passing Dingolfing, the route will lead you on dirt road to Landau. From here, you can choose approaching Landau via the banks of the Isar River or you choose the route through the inland. By reaching Plattling, you have reached your tour destination as well.

Day 6: Individual departure or option Plattling – River Donau (approx. 23 km/14 mi)

You have two choices for the day. Either you can depart individually or you can put the icing on the cake by cycling to the beautiful Donau River. The meadow landscape of the Isar estuary is a spectacular scene that you do not want to miss. Enjoy this short trip to the Donau River.

Optional: We are pleased to book some additional nights in Plattling to explore this beautiful region a little bit further.


Dates, Prices and Services

Special 2022 - Comfortable with luggage transfer


Season Category   Double Room Single Room
16.05.2022 - 30.06.2022 (Arrival: daily)StandardEUR789999
01.07.2022 - 31.08.2022 (Arrival: daily)StandardEUR7991039
01.09.2022 - 12.09.2022 (Arrival: daily)StandardEUR8191059
Minimum number of participants: 2 people per date

  • Individual cycle tour
  • 5 nights in 3-4* Hotels or Guesthouses
  • Daily breakfast
  • Accommodation including bathrooms with bath or shower
  • Daily luggage transfer between hotels
  • Seasonal price increase
  • Visitors tax
  • Detailed information package including maps (one per room)
  • Handlebar bag for your travel documents (one per room)
Additional services

Additional services   Prices per person
Return Transfer (4 persons)EUR113

Additional nights     Prices per person/night
16.05.2021 - 10.10.2021 / Plattling Cat Standard Single RoomEUR58
16.05.2021 - 10.10.2021 / Mittenwald Cat. Standard Single RoomEUR77
16.05.2021 - 10.10.2021 / Mittenwald Cat. Standard Double RoomEUR59
16.05.2021 - 10.10.2021 / Plattling Cat Standard Double RoomEUR46

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