ON THE TAUERNRADWEG FROM KRIMML TO PASSAU 

Eventful bike tour full of highlights

 

medium
about 232 km

from € 499

8

Days

DESCRIPTION:

From Europe's highest waterfalls, the longest castle in the world to the largest river in Western Europe. On this cross-border bike tour on the Tauern Cycle Path, one highlight after the other: you start at the roaring Krimml waterfalls, cycle past the crystal clear Lake Zell and enjoy the view of the mountain scenery of the Hohe Tauern and the scenic beauties of the Salzburg region. You will soon reach the Mozart city of Salzburg on slightly hilly, family-friendly cycle paths along the Saalach and Salzach rivers. In the border area of ​​Bavaria and Upper Austria, the landscape becomes gentler and the bike tour leads comfortably on the Inn cycle path past Burghausen and the spa town of Bad Füssing to the three-river town of Passau on the Danube.

SERVICES:

  • 7 nights in the category of your choice
  • Breakfast buffet or rich breakfast
  • Luggage transfer from hotel to hotel (no luggage limit)
  • Entry to the Krimml Waterfalls
  • Detailed travel documents (route description, maps)
  • GPS data on request
  • Service hotline (7 days a week)

 

GETTING THERE:

Individual arrival to Krimml via Salzburg and Zell am See by train possible, the route from Zell am See to Krimml is on a narrow-gauge railway (bicycles can be taken)
From 15.05. until 05.10.2021/XNUMX/XNUMX

PRICE:

De Luxe category
4 * -star hotels

€ 599, - per person
15.05. a 18.05.2021
21.09. a 05.10.2021

€ 719, - per person
19.05. a 14.06.2021
04.09. a 20.09.2021

€ 779, - per person
15.06. a 03.09.2021

Comfort category
Hotels and inns in 3 * and 4 * star levels

€ 499, - per person
15.05. a 18.05.2021
21.09. a 05.10.2021

€ 619, - per person
19.05. a 14.06.2021
04.09. a 20.09.2021

€ 679, - per person
15.06. a 03.09.2021

EXTRAS:

Single room surcharge: € 220, - Cat. A
Single room surcharge: € 180, - Cat. B

Surcharge HB: € 179, - Cat. A
Surcharge HB: € 159, - Cat. B

 RENTAL BIKES
Touring bike: € 80, -
E-bike: € 180, -

Local tax, if due, is not included in the tour price.

Bus transfer: Passau - Krimml / Wald € 90 per person including bike.

 

Getting there

Individual arrival in Krimml / Wald and check-in at the hotel. Explore the world-famous Krimml Waterfalls, with a height of 385m they are the highest in Europe (admission included). A scientific study confirms that even a short stay in the vicinity of the waterfalls improves lung function.

the Krimml waterfalls are worth a visit

Krimml Waterfalls, © Wasserfalle Krimml.at

Krimml / Wald- Zell am See / Kaprun, about 53 - 65km

You cycle across the Rosental valley to Bramberg with a wonderful view of the mountains of the Hohe Tauern. In Mittersill, the main town in Oberpinzgau, it is worth visiting the local history museum. Via Uttendorf you can reach the European sports region Zell am See / Kaprun, with the beautiful Zeller See and a view of the Kitzsteinhorn glacier.

Bike tour Zell am See

Boat trip on Lake Zell, © Zell am See Kaprun Tourismus

Zell am See / Kaprun - Lofer, approx. 46 - 58 km

Today's tour takes you on the Tauern cycle path through the idyllic village of Maria Alm with the famous pilgrimage church via Saalfelden towards Lofer. The natural attractions Seisenbergklamm, one of the most beautiful gorges in Austria, and the Lamprechtshöhle are worthwhile detours.

Cycling on the Tauern bike path with a view of the Hohe Tauern - cyclists will love it

Tauern Cycle Path, © Markus Greber

Lofer - Salzburg, approx. 52 - 61 km

Today you pass the impressive Hohenwerfen Fortress, a visit to which is more than recommended. Continue cycling slightly uphill to the Lueg Pass, where a cozy inn invites you to take a break. After a relaxing descent you will soon reach the Mozart city of Salzburg via Golling and Hallein, which offers a wealth of sights.

Enjoyable bike tour in Salzburg with many sights

Mirabell Gardens in Salzburg, © Tourismus Salzburg GmbH

Salzburg - Burghausen, approx. 58 km

You cycle on the Salzach-Uferweg first to Oberndorf, which is famous for its “Silent Night” chapel. You continue on the Tauern Cycle Path along the Salzach via St. Radegund to the Bavarian town of Burghausen, where you should definitely pay a visit to the longest castle in the world (1.051m).

Bike tour along the Inn and Salzach

Burghausen the longest castle in the world, © Inn-Salzach

Burghausen-Bad Füssing, approx. 49 km

You cycle through the Weilhartsforst to the Inn-Salzach-Blick to Braunau in Upper Austria's Innviertel. Partly following the riverside paths of the Inn, partly following good dirt roads, you come to the European Reserve Unterer Inn, a bird and nature reserve. Today's bike tour continues to the well-known Bavarian spa town of Bad Füssing. Take advantage of the wide range of spa facilities and relax in one of the spacious thermal baths (some open until 22.00 p.m.).

Thermal bath in Bad Fussing cBad Fussing

Thermal bath in Bad Füssing, © Bad Füssing

Bad Füssing - Passau, approx. 43 km

Passing Reichersberg Abbey, you will soon reach the Upper Austrian baroque town of Schärding, where you should take a break in the beautiful main square. Continue cycling along the Inn to Passau, the city of three rivers, the destination of your bike tour. The old town of Passau impresses with many sights, the three rivers boat tour is recommended - a comfortable city tour from the water.

Main square in Schärding, © Tourismusverband Scharding

Departure

Individual journey home or transfer back to Krimml.

View of St. Stephen's Cathedral, © Passau Tourismus

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