Elberadweg - Cycling in Lower Saxony

From Cuxhaven to Lüneburg – between Wadden Sea and Heath

This tour is suitable for: Touring

The Elberadweg in Lower Saxony is one of the loveliest and most varied long-distance cycling routes in Europe.

Tremendous variety awaits you on this 860 km stretch from the Wadden Sea to the “Elbsandsteingebirge” a sandstone mountain formation along the upper Elbe.

Here you will experience unique culture, vibrant cities and nearly untouched nature along the Elbe floodplains. Gentle slopes make for relaxed cycling. Besides a map of the route our guidebook provides you with lots of tips on interesting sights, cycle-friendly accommodation, ferries and bike maintenance. For additional information, about package deals, for instance, please contact the coordination centres “Elberadweg Nord”, “Mitte” and “Süd”.

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Koordinierungsstelle Elberadweg Nord c/o Herzogtum Lauenburg Marketing und Service GmbH

Elbestraße, 21481 Lauenburg/Elbe

Phone: +49 (0) 4542 / 856862

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Download the data to the Elberafweg as a gpx-file for your GPS unit or as a kml-file for viewing in Google Earth here.

Elbe-Radweg GPX-Datei (ZIP 44.09 kB)

Elbe-Radweg KML-Datei (ZIP 427 Byte)

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In some regions it occurs to route diversions due to track renovations. In this regard, route diversions for cyclists are marked. The diversion recommendations is also available on the website


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