Promenade Closure
Permanent closure of the towpath and promenade path along the Rhine below the Pfaffendorf bridge from the wine village to the castle steps.
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Pärchen mit E-Bikes lächeln. Seilbahn-Talstation und Basilika St. Kastor sind im Hintergrund zu sehen. ©Koblenz-Touristik GmbH, Dominik Ketz
A region that makes cyclists' hearts beat faster

Cycling in and around Koblenz

Koblenz's unique location on the Rhine and Moselle makes it an ideal starting point for numerous worthwhile bicycle tours. Enjoy the varied landscape around Koblenz with its rolling hills and green forests, with its architectural monuments and vine-covered slopes.

Excellently marked cycling trails lead you through magnificent wine landscapes along the Rhine (Rhine Cycling Route) and the Moselle (Moselle Cycling Route). Along these routes, wine taverns and inns invite you to stop for a bite to eat.

Cycling Along the Rhine and Moselle
Rhine Cycling Route
From the Alps to the North Sea
Cyclists experience one of Europe's largest rivers up close on the Rhine Cycling Route. From the Swiss Alps to the North Sea, the Rhine has always been the cultural and economic axis between the Alpine region and northern Europe. Discover the beauty of the UNESCO World Heritage Site "Upper Middle Rhine Valley" on the Rhine Cycling Route from Koblenz and enjoy the unique river landscape with its picturesque towns and villages on both banks of the Rhine.
Rennradfahrer auf dem Rheinradweg mit dem Rhein und der Marksburg im Hintergrund ©Ryne & Denise Cook
Moselle Cycling Route
300 kilometers of pure Moselle

Koblenz is the starting point or destination of the approx. 300 km long Moselle Cycle Path. From/to Metz it goes along the riverside paths through the magnificent Riesling wine country. The Moselle Cycle Path follows the course of the river in all its loops through a wide variety of landscapes and mostly runs close to the banks.More information at Radwanderland
Passagierschiffe angelegt am Moselufer in Cochem mit Reichsburg im Hintergrund ©Tourist-Information Ferienland Cochem
On the Trail with Racing Bikes and Mountain Bikes
Freundesgruppe auf Mountainbikes auf einem Radweg neben der Mosel mit Burg Thurant im Hintergrund ©Philip Bruederle
If you are looking for sporty challenges, you will find the perfect environment for racing bike tours around Koblenz. Experience demanding climbs in the neighboring low mountain ranges. In the Eifel, the Hunsrück or the Westerwald you can gain a lot of altitude. Or would you prefer flat laps for basic training? Here, the Moselle with its numerous bridges offers the ideal opportunity to complete flat training laps of varying lengths.

Touring MTB, cross-country or challenging bike parks - mountain bikers also get their money's worth here! Explore the trails of the Koblenz city forest or make side trips to the nearby bike parks in Bad Ems and Boppard.
Bike Racks & Bike Rental

As a bicycle-friendly city, there are several parking facilities in Koblenz. But if you want to play it safe, we recommend the bicycle parking garage at the main train station. Here you lock your bike for any duration in the video-monitored bicycle parking garage. This way you can explore the city or start a boat tour without any worries.

If you don't want to take your own bike with you, there are numerous possibilities to rent one. We have listed the bicycle parking garage and the bicycle rentals here: