Day 1 / 243 miles Leisurely cruise through France and Belgium onto our first hotel destination in the Eifel Mountain region of Germany.
Day 2 / 170 miles Scenic ride through the German countryside, visit the Mohne Dam, the scene of a triumphant attack by the 617 squadron in WW2 and then settle in for the evening to relax.
Day 3 / 151 miles From the Mohne Dam we ride through the Harz Mountains and onto our base for the next 3 nights in Lower Saxony.
Day 4-5 Ride outs along some of the most glorious motorcycling roads the region has to offer. Visits to the cobbled streets and famous 13th century castle of Stolberg, ride throught the old east/west border town of Braunlage and onto the medieval town of Wernigerode with its fairy tale castle as well as the infamous 88 bends of the Kyffauser in southern Harz. To top it off how about a ride out to Colditz Castle and see how the prisoners planned their glider escape.
Day 6 / 223 miles Ride towards Boppard, stopping off at the Eder Dam, immortalised by the “Dambusters” operation of May 16th 1943 and finishing at our next base for the following few nights.
Day 7 Ride outs along the Rhine valley to the medieval castles of Burg Eltz and Castle Marksburg, take a detour to the weekend motorcycling haven of Cochem, or for the more adventurous the Nürburgring is right on your doorstep (check opening times first).
Day 8 / 145 miles From here we make our way down along the riverside for most of the day winding through vineyards ending in Baden Baden.
Day 9 / 162 miles From Baden Baden we ride one of Germany’s most popular motorcycle roads the B500 before crossing into France and tackling the vosges mountains down towards our hotel in the heart of the mountains.
Day 10 / 237 miles Ride north through the epic scenery of the Vosges before bedding down for our last hotel stop in the Champagne-Ardennes region of France.
Day 11 / 191 miles Hearty breakfast and then onto the channel tunnel for the final leg of the trip home…