Experience South Tyrol as intensively as only two wheels can. About good developed bike paths learn You the uniqueness and the special flair of this small country: an unspoiled nature with nature with rushing rivers, legendary mountains and mountains and idyllic lakes, living customs and cultivated culture in a country whose history has left has left numerous traces.
I promise you – this trip will inspire you!
Well, quite simply: hardly any of our bike tours are as diverse as this circular tour through South Tyrol.
> Experience the high mountains of the Dolomites in the Three Peaks Nature Park by bike on day 1 from Alta Pusteria.
> On day 6, cycle along the young, wildly rushing Adige River below the Texel Group and past the Ortler Massif towards the magnificent Alpine panorama around Merano.
> Pass through the gardens of South Tyrol with its abundance of wine and fruit.
> Enjoy the legendary South Tyrolean hospitality in the city triangle of Bressanone – Bolzano – Merano. Among all its fortresses and castles, Castle Tyrol certainly stands out, and you can take time for its impressive exhibition and architecture on Day 5.
The bike tour leads
you from the eastern Pustertal and
the Dolomites to the provincial capital Bolzano,
to Lake Kaltern, to the spa town of Merano and to the
Vinschgau Valley. For the crowning finale, we will take you by transfer to the Jaufen Pass.
From there it goes by bike to the Fuggerstadt
Sterzing and again back to the Episcopal city
A wonderful week on two wheels!
You will stay in selected, regionally typical hotels of the 3*** – or 4**** – category along the route. The rooms have shower and toilet. We offer single or double rooms as:
> one double room with one double bed each.
> 2-bed room with two separate beds each.
Note: On this tour, rich in popular excursion sites and seaside resorts, we cooperate with several hotels. This may affect the length of the stage on some days, as well as change the stage finish. In any case, the route description will give you detailed information about all the routes. If a route is shorter one day, then the next one is correspondingly longer the day after. In total you cycle the same route.
Choose the price category Comfort, then we book for you beautiful rooms in exquisite hotels of the higher 4**** category.
Basically the tour is described as easy bike tour for created for everyone. However, we have worked out a whole series of supplementary suggestions for you in our tour description on komoot, which go quite well ‘into the legs’. So you will also get up to speed quite well with your pulse and learn to appreciate the variety of climbs, descents and pleasure routes.
If you like – get off your bike in between and explore the magnificent mountain world on foot and or with the mountain railroads. From Bolzano we propose you on day 4 in our tour description on komoota hike to the natural wonder of the earth pyramids. On day 5 you still have time in Merano for the panoramic path to Dorf Tirol and the very worth seeing castle Schloss Tirol.
In recent years, the network of cycle paths in South Tyrol’s valleys very well developed been developed. Although South Tyrol is mainly known for its unique mountain world, you will find many simple ones here, flat valley bike paths without major climbs. The total length of the bike route is about 300 km. During the day you will be up to 65 km on the saddle.
The trip is unfortunately not suitable for persons with reduced mobility.
Exclusively for you
On some days we have put together some exciting and exclusive supplementary and alternative suggestions especially for you as Tours – And – Travel – travelers. You can find these tips only here on our site and in the planning and navigation app komoot.de.
If you enjoy a short bike – excursion into the heart of the Three Peaks Dolomites on day 1 or a hike to the natural spectacle of the Ritten Earth Pyramids on day 3, please download the komoot – app on your cell phone and save the following collection on your device (“make available offline”): https://www.komoot.de/collection/1990578, see below.
Touring / trekking bike ladies, men: If you want to rent a bike from us, you get a very good unisex touring bike optionally with Shimano Deore / Alivio 27-speed derailleur and freewheel or 7-speed Shimano Nexus gears with coaster and Royal saddle. Also available as a men’s bike.
Premium bike: aluminum touring bike equipped with Shimano Deore XT, 21 speed derailleur freewheel.
E-bikes: You can also rent an electric bike for this trip. These unisex bikes are equipped with 9-speed gears and assistance up to 25km/h. Performance: approx. 100 km, varying depending on driving style.
All bikes are equipped with mudguards, puncture-proof tires, single-sided waterproof pannier, handlebar bag (1 x per room), bike computer, repair kit (1 x per room) and bike lock.
The bikes of sizes S – XL and the corresponding equipment such as repair kit, air pump, spare tube, bike lock, saddle bag are ready for you at the arrival hotel. At the end of your bike tour, simply drop off the rental bike at the last hotel. Return transportation is provided. Models may vary depending on region and availability.
Please indicate your height when booking!
It is possible to bring your own bikes, but at your own risk.
For possible damages etc. on the own bike during the whole bike trip as well as during transport trips can not be liable.
In Italy, helmets are not compulsory. However, we recommend that you always wear a bicycle helmet on all bicycle tours. You are also welcome to rent it for the duration of the trip.
Your starting point Bressanone, but also Merano and Bolzano are very easy to reach by train. You drive via Innsbruck and the Brenner Pass or via East Tyrol / Pustertal to Brixen. From Munich you can also reach Brixen with the Flixbus reach. Further information is also available from the Deutsche Bahn travel information service or from TrenItalia.
Come via the Brenner freeway (A22) to Brixen or via the Felbertauern road to Lienz in East Tyrol, across the Austrian-Italian border and continue on the SS49 through the Puster Valley to Bressanone. Depending on the hotel, you can park either in a hotel parking lot or garage at a price of about 60,00 € per week. Please pay directly on site. Reservation is neither possible nor necessary.
Please see our entry information for Italy on our Country Information page.
We recommend that you take out travel cancellation insurance. you can find a quote on our travel insurance page.
- The vast wine lands of Val Venosta in front of the magnificent mountain panorama
- Gentle bike paths along rivers and lakes at the foot of the Dolomites
- Merano, Bressanone, Bolzano - South Tyrol!