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CZECH REPUBLIC / GERMANY

Bicycling the Elbe River Valley

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Program #12145RJ
14 Days | 13 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Through enchanting mountains, plains and villages, the Elbe River courses toward the North Sea with relentless but effortless speed. From the modern Bauhaus architecture of Dessau, Germany, to the timeless castles, vineyards and miracles of nature leading to Prague -- pedal alongside this storied river with expert instructors to absorb the full meaning behind your surroundings.


Highlights

• Discussion at the Bauhaus school of design founded in 1925 by architect Walter Gropius.
• A demonstration at the Meissen Porcelain Works.
• Excursion to the Renaissance Lobkowitz Chateau with its 13th-century wine cellar.
Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.

Activity Notes

Bike 15-40 miles per a day in single file at 11 miles per hour, with breaks every 20-25 minutes. Flat to rolling terrain, primarily bike paths, some paved secondary roads. Weather conditions affect biking difficulty. Personal bike helmet required.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Berlin (Germany); coach to Dessau, 2 nights; bike to Wittenberg, 1 night; bike to Torgau, 1 night; bike to Moritz, 1 night; bike to Dresden, 2 nights; bike to Bad Schandau, 1 night; bike to Usti nad Labem (Czech Republic), 1 night; bike to Roudnice, 1 night; coach to Prague, 2 nights; departure.

Our Value Promise To You

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Included
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12 nights of accommodations
24 meals: 12 breakfasts, 0 lunches, 12 dinners
15 Expert-led lectures
20 Field trips

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4.2
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