View from the Amdorf bridge in the foreground a bicycle
© Ostfriesland Tourismus GmbH / www.ostfriesland.de

Typ­ic­al Lower Sax­ony by bike


Cycling has a long tradition in Lower Saxony. That’s why we’re always coming up with ideas to ensure that you have an unforgettable cycling holiday. These could be a great service on offer, a particularly high-quality cycle route or an authentic location for your breaks. Typically Lower Saxony! Enjoy a worry-free cycling holiday – find lots of information here on questions about everything from signposting to trains. We want you to arrive in a relaxed fashion, and many regions are easy to reach by train. Hire stations and bicycle workshops can be found everywhere in Lower Saxony. Numerous hotels, bed and breakfasts, campsites and inns are particularly geared towards cycling tourists. Let us help you out with some inspiration and information for your cycling-themed break.

Three cyclists pass an art object
© TMN / Thorsten Brönner

Quality cycling

The ADFC (General German Cyclist’s Association) has awarded three or four stars to three quality cycling routes in Lower Saxony, as well as honouring two bike travel regions (RadReiseRegionen). For this purpose, experts evaluated and investigated every aspect of the cycle routes. The result is that these routes fulfil a cyclist’s every desire!


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Ebikes lean on a beach chair
© Cuxland-Tourismus / Bernd Otten

Motoring around the Lower Saxony cycling routes

Do you like a little comfort while cycling? If the answer to this question is yes, you will find information about borrowing e-bikes and the range of services on offer for guests with their own electric cycles. Those travelling by motorised e-bike or pedelec have good reason to smile as the Harz mountains and the North Sea wind soon become conquerable opponents. On your next cycling holiday in Lower Saxony, why not see how pleasant cycling can be with a little battery use?


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Bike signpost on the Innerste Cycle Path
© Tourismusverband Nördliches Harzvorland / e.V.

Navigation with signposts or GPS

On holiday, you are never quite as confident at getting around as at home. Signs or GPS will get you safely to your destination in the holiday destination Lower Saxony.


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Drawing of a bicycle with a heart over it
© Fotolia / gubgib

Special service for bike tourists

Would you like to combine a cycling holiday with travel by train and ferry? What should you pack in your pannier? What is Bett+Bike? ... Find the answers to your main questions about your cycling holiday here.


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