Peru Community Project

I really liked the community service trip since I was helping people of the area. It makes one feel good because you are sharing your abilities along with theirs in building something better for them. You also get to see a beautiful country and a different way of life.

Evan Klofach | USA
 
 

Prague to Dresden Guided Cycle

Regarded as one of Europe's most beautiful cities with its fairy tale ambiance and golden spires, Prague is a fitting starting point to this grand cycle tour to discover the Bohemian countryside and idyllic river landscapes en route to the beautifully restored city of Dresden. The cycle begins by following the Moldau River to Melnik with its great wine growing tradition. It continues along quiet backroads and nature trails along the Elbe River, through classic scenery of hilltop castles, lovingly renovated villages, spa towns and during the last stage, through 'Saxon Switzerland' where massive Elbe sandstone formations have attracted rock climbers from around the world. From the devastation arising from WWII, Dresden has regained its former glory, with its impressive buildings including the magnificent Zwinger Palace.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive Prague
DAY 2 Cycle to Melnik in the heart of the Bohemian wine growing area (58-70km / 36-43.5mi)
DAY 3 Cycle via the fortress of Terezin to Litomerice (52km / 32.5mi)
DAY 4 Cycle to Decin via the old fortress Schreckenstein (or 'horror castle') (52km / 32.5mi)
DAY 5 Cycle to Bad Schandau (25km / 15.5mi)
DAY 6 Cycle to Dresden (48km / 30mi)
DAY 7 Trip concludes

traveller reviews

A well organised trip with a good guide. Accommodation and meals superb. I have recommended the trip to friends. The small group format was good. The trip was highly suitable for the 50 - 70 age group.

R. Jewell. Bunbury, WA. Australia

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Trip Code: CPG
Trip Grading: Introductory to Moderate
Duration:  7 days
Activities:  Cycling
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Next Trip:  01 July 2017
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Options & Supplements*
Single Supplement US $ 260
Electric Bike Supplement US $ 80

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Fred Hollows Foundation
Porter Protect
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The Himalayan Trust UK