The Best Gran Fondos in Germany 2023

Founder, Mr. Mamil

Germany is a popular destination for cyclists for its well-maintained roads, diverse landscapes, and extensive network of bike paths.

From the picturesque countryside of Bavaria to the bustling cities of Berlin and Frankfurt, Germany has something to offer every cyclist. Road cycling events are a popular and exciting way to experience the country’s beautiful landscapes and terrains. 

Here is a list of all German Gran Fondos for the year.

DateGran FondoLocationDistancesType
30 Apr 2023Skoda VelotourEschborn50, 90, 105kmSportive
3 May 2023Hanse GravelHamburg625kmGravel
5 May 2023Grinduro GermanyEifel100kmGravel
13 May 2023Allgäu Gravel RideIsny102, 134kmGravel
21 May 2023Rund um KölnCologne70, 125kmGran Fondo
17 Jun 2023Holy GravelHamburg550, 750kmGravel
18 Jun 2023TOUR TransalpSonthofen7 stagesGran Fondo
24 Jun 2023L’Etape DenmarkFlensburg50, 75, 125, 160, 300kmGran Fondo
30 Jun 2023Gravel FondoPalatinate Forest100km day 1, 60km day 2Gravel
1 Jul 2023Nibelungen Gravel RideWorms100, 140kmGravel
2 Jul 2023Eifel GravellerKlotten800kmGravel
15 Jul 2023Bodensee Gravel GiroRavensburg100kmGravel
22 Jul 2023Gravel Rallye Black ForestBreitnau40, 65, 80, 125, 160kmGravel
30 Jul 2023Arber RadmarathonRegensburg100, 125, 170, 250kmGran Fondo
19 Aug 2023Eroica GermaniaEltville-Erbach35, 65, 125kmGravel
19 Aug 2023Eifel 205Bitburg102, 106, 205kmGran Fondo
20 Aug 2023Euroeyes Hamburg CyclassicsHamburg60, 100 and 160kmGran Fondo
27 Aug 2023ProAm HannoverHanover68, 110kmGran Fondo
3 Sep 2023Sparkassen-HeideRadCupTorgau75kmGran Fondo
3 Sep 2023Schwarzwald SuperMuenstertal100, 175, 260kmGran Fondo
17 Sep 2023Schwarzwald Ultra Rad MarathonAlpirsbach82, 147, 230kmGran Fondo
22 Sep 2023LtD Gravel RaidHellenthal110, 140kmGravel
1 Oct 2023Sparkassen Münsterland GiroMünster60, 100, 130kmGran Fondo
14 Oct 2023Gravel Rallye Rhine ValleyKaiserstuhl50, 65, 90, 160kmGravel
List of Gran Fondos in Germany
Alex Lee at Mr.Mamil

Alex Lee is the founder and editor-at-large of Mr. Mamil. Coming from a professional engineering background, he breaks down technical cycling nuances into an easy-to-understand and digestible format here.

He has been riding road bikes actively for the past 12 years and started racing competitively in the senior category during the summer recently.