By bike through the Alps to the sea! This unique intercultural composition from the impressive alpine region of Austria and the southern flair of Italy enchanted. It is not for nothing that the famous Alpe – Adria – path is one of the most beautiful bike tours in Europe.
Cycle with us towards the south and experience impressive landscapes, cultural gems, genuine customs and hearty cuisine. Starting from the city of Mozart, this tour takes you varied cycling tour through the lovely Salzach Valley, the wildly romantic Gastein Valley and the idyllic Drau Valley to Carinthia and on to the Adriatic Sea.
Rugged mountain peaks, sweeping rivers, rushing waterfalls and deep Gorges will be your constant companions on this tour towards the sun of the south. And as a reward, delicious Salzburger Nockerl and Carinthian Kasnudeln await you.
So, what else is there to wait for?
This tour wants to have experienced every cyclist heart once in a lifetime!
Experience the mountains and lakes of the Salzburg Alps, the sun of South Tyrol and the vastness of the sea by bike: the hospitality will inspire you, the magnificent nature will enchant you!
Unser Tipp: Wir bieten diese Reise auch in einer leichteren Variante an. Der Alpe-Adria Weg für Genießer lässt Ihnen zwei Tage mehr Zeit, zum Meer nach Grado zu gelangen.
You will stay in family and family-friendly 3*** hotels, inns and guesthouses
every day a rich breakfast is included
Route and requirements
Follow the well-developed bike path from Salzburger Land to Carinthia and the Adriatic Sea. Discover unique natural and cultural highlights along the way. In total, you will cover 370 kilometers on this tour with your Bicycle back. The route is mostly gently hilly. The most challenging section between St. Johann and the Gastein Valley can be optionally bridged by train.
Most of the time you will cycle on bike paths. Gelegentlich führt der Weg entlang ruhiger Nebenstraßen. Nur wenige Teilstücke führen auch auf stärker befahrenen Straßen oder unbefestigten Wegen.
The trip is not suitable for persons with reduced mobility. Please contact us for detailed information if needed.
Sturdy unisex touring bikes, 7 speeds with hub gears and coaster brake or 21 speeds with derailleur and freewheel (please choose when booking), comfort saddle, 28 inch with different frame heights. On request also 21-speed men’s bike possible.
Rental bike PLUS: the sportier option! High-quality equipment, for example, with 27-speed Shimano Deore XT gears, Magura brakes HS 11 and Suntour suspension fork.
Electric bikes: unisex bikes with electric pedal assistance up to 25 km/h; 8-speed gears with freewheel; range approx. 120 – 180 km (depending on riding style).
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.
For your own safety, we recommend that you always wear a bicycle helmet on all bicycle tours.
Arrival by train
Travel relaxed by train. Salzburg is easily accessible by train. If you rent the bikes with us, you will also not have any stress with the bike transport. Just get on the train with you, on vacation, ready, go! Information and timetables can be found at Deutsche Bahn(www.bahn.de) or Österreichische Bundesbahn, www.oebb.at.
For the return journey from Grado to Salzburg we recommend you to book our transfer. The return journey by public transport ‘on your own’ is possible, but inconvenient and connected with several changes bus and train. If you book the return transfer through us, you can drive back relaxed on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the morning.
Parking is available on site from approx. 15,- / day; payable on site; no reservation possible or necessary.
- The Mozart City Salzburg
- The Gollinger and Gastein Waterfalls
- The Salzach breakthrough in the Salzachöfen gorge
- The Hallein Celtic Museum