The first day of the tour is shorter than a regular riding day on the tour. This will allow time for a send-off ceremony to take place in the heart of the city.
The route mostly follows state and county roads, all paved and good to ride. Total elevation is about 467 m.
10 am: Send-off Ceremony by City-President of Lübeck, Gabriele Schopenhauer, City Hall, Market Square.
Lunch Rest Stop
Suggested lunch place is Oldenburg in Holstein, about 60 km from the start.
About 96 km into the ride
Puttgarden (D) - Rødby (DK)
Operated by Scandlines, departures every 30 minutes, last departure is 21:15. Travel time is about 45 minutes.
Reservations will be made for the entire group, earlier or later ferry will still be possible.
Accommodation: Reservation confirmed
Maribo Sø Camping
Tlf: +45 54 78 00 71
Fax: +45 54 78 47 71
price is 78 DKK per night (= 10,45 €)
price is per person including the tent.
The manager wrote this to me:
"You shall be very welcome. I have a place where you all can stay together.
I have a living room where you all can enjoy you breakfast. Bread, cheese, marmalade, butter, can you buy in my shop if you like to.
You can also by Tee and Coffee here in the shop.
There is good restaurants in the town. There is a special good one. It’s a café/restaurant name Victoria. And I can recommend it. The customers from my camp ground get 10 % discount.
You have to pay 78,00 DKK pr. person pr. night. You can have the tents for free."