April - October
Late spring and summer are the best times for cycling. The mild temperatures from May until September as well as the many hours of sunshine are ideal for longer cycling tours.
Racing cycle holidays in Luxembourg
Little Switzerland in Luxembourg is situated in the east of the country. Nature can be experienced close-up on the training tracks of the racing cycle pros Andy and Frank Schleck. Impressive rock formations, tranquil small river valleys, quiet roads but also cultural highlights like the castle ruins of Beaufort and Larochette characterise the low mountain landscape.
Racing cycling in Luxembourg
16 racing cycle tours with various levels of difficulties offer routes for every fitness level. Novices choose from short but diverse tours like the beginner or panorama tour. Both tours lead through Luxembourg´s oldest town Echternach, which is definitely worth a stop.
Tour tip for racing cyclists in Luxembourg
With its 65 kilometres and more than 1000 metres in altitude is the Castle Tour a bit more challenging. The scenic and culturally very diverse tour leads past impressive sandstone rocks as well as through river valleys. After a quite considerable section of the route with a moderate ascent is Castle Larochette the perfect place for a stop and a visit. The way back to the starting point leads along the river and across a last steep ascent.
Arduous racing cycle tours in Luxembourg
The region´s difficult tours like the Mullerthal Classics, X-treme or also both versions of the Charly Gaul Everyman Races are pretty arduous. More than 100 kilometres and 2.600 metres in altitude are quite possibly to be mastered here.
Little Switzerland in Luxembourg is quickly reached from all urban centres in Germany, France, Belgium and the Netherlands and provides racing cyclists with undreamed-of challenges. Diverse tours lead on quiet roads through a multifaceted landscape, hilly regions with constantly alternating steep ascents and racy downhill routes which are physically challenging. The grand views provide cycling pleasure pure.