From Bayreuth to Mainz by bike:
544 kilometers wind through the varied landscapes of Franconia and Hesse to Mainz in the Rhine, his big brother.
Linde Forst in Franconian Switzerland in Creußen, springs of the main Red Cross, Fichtelgebirge is the main White. The two unite the river at Kulmbach to compete together the way across the beer franc and wooded land behind Bamberg in the well-known Franconian wine gardens.
Behind Würzburg, the forests of the Spessart country and the red sandstone take the waters of the Main River in their care and follow the river to the land of Hessen "Ebbelwoi" - cider. Crossing the industrial zones of the city of Frankfurt.
Most of the time close to the water, you can take well-developed bike paths or quiet country roads from the source near Bayreuth, in the historic city of Bamberg, in the baroque city of Würzburg. He then goes to the Tauber Estuary at Wertheim and Aschaffenburg, in the cultural metropolises of Frankfurt and Mainz.
Prepare for the fact that there is almost always wind in the Main River Valley, often from the west.
The MainRadweg is 544 kilometers long between Bayreuth and Mainz. In addition, there are approximately 81 kilometers of arrival variants at both sources. In addition, there are many variants and alternative routes.
The quality of the path and the traffic:
Most of the route of the main bike path goes through separate bike paths, directly along the river or on low-lying country roads. There are rarely unpaved forest trails and trails. Even the busiest routes are exceptional, so usually as short connectors.
Warning: this guide only exists in German, despite a complete cartography, do not hesitate to bring a small lexicon if you have no command of the language.
Caractéristiques du guide
|Langue : allemand
||Édition : 2017
|Type : guide roadbook
||Reliure : spirale
|Format : 11 X 23 cm
||Poids : 340 grammes
|Pages : 160
||Échelle : 1 : 75 000