Austrian Panorama Tour


A fantastic Cycling Journey in the Austrian Alps
This unique bicycle tour takes you through one of the most beautiful areas of the Alps. On lovely, quiet cycling paths you will experience every day another mountain panorama. The many original mountain villages, with their flower-bedecked houses at the routes will inspire you.
A highlight of this trip is the panoramic view of the largest glaciers in the Hohe Tauern National Park. At the end of the journey awaits you Salzburg, one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. +xy

Valleys, Glaciers and "Car-free" Cycle Routes
You discover great mountain valleys, glaciers and you ride your bike very long distances on car free cycling routes.
A great advantage for you: You can start the trip from the international airport in Munich!
A further advantage: The height profile of this route is, despite the high mountains to the left and right, often very flat
Note: We have tested this journey several times. Our rating: Top-Tour. All of our customers are enthusiastic about the route and the scenery!

This bicycle tour is available:map_austrian_panoramatour
Duration: 8 days / 7 nights from € 470 (prices are per person, land only and based on double occupancy)
Special feature: Improved service and Bavarian beer
Length: Approx. 430 km / 272 miles
Level: Easy to moderate                                             Overview Map ►

Description   Prices / Services

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Your travel plan:

If you want, then we will book you before the tour start, a suitable accommodation in Munich.
Bavaria's capital city offers countless attractions. You will receive from us a brochure with tips for your stay in Munich.
Principal Areas of attractions are: Olympic-Centre, Town Hall, the Viktualienmarkt (food marked central), Hofbräuhaus, the most famous guest house in the world, German Museum, the world's largest museum of technology and science…
Guided city tour* in the evening. Beginning at 20.30 clock / 8:30 pm. Duration approx. 2 hours.
* Only on Friday and Saturday

Day 1  Rosenheim – region Wörgl, approx. 52 km / 33 miles
Your journey begins in the morning very relaxed in Munich Centralstation  With a modern train you are going to Rosenheim. Duration: 45 minutes. The historic center of Rosenheim is worth for a short visit. Then you follow a very quiet and flat (car free) bicycle paths along the river Inn to Austria. The view of the Alps gets better with every kilometer. In the small town of Kufstein you should make a stopover. The old castle above the old town is very impressive.
Overnight stay in a good Austrian guesthouse in the region of Wörgl in Austria

Day 2 Region Wörgl – region Zell am Ziller, approx. 50 km / 31 miles
In the wide Inn Valley, the mountains rise up over 2000 meters / 6600 ft. In good weather, the magnificent mountain panorama remain throughout the whole day. In the afternoon you will see the first mountains over 3000 meters / 9850 ft in height. The best is the Cycle route. Almost all the way flat and mostly without car traffic!
Overnight stay in a  good Austrian hotel (3* category) in the region of Zell am Ziller

Day 3 Region Zell am Ziller – region Krimml/Neukirchen, approx. 35 km or 60 km/ 22 or 37 miles
Right at the beginning a major obstacle awaits you. The mountain pass road up to Gerlos (maximum height 1652 m / 5420 ft, height difference 1050 Meter or 3445 ft!) is very steep (up to 15 %), narrow and busy. Cycling to the village Koenigsleiten is no pleasure.
Therefore we offer you and the bike (depending on number of participants) a bus or taxi transfer.
The final ascent to the summit is pleasant to drive.
From here you have a magnificent view of the surrounding peaks and the famous Krimml waterfalls.
There are Austria's highest waterfalls with a total drop of 385 meters / 1263 ft.
A fantastic 8 km descent awaits you. A total of 11 curves, partially hairpin turns, leading you down the mountain village Krimml.
Desire for a spectacular variant? Shortly before Krimml you can ride into a magnificent alpine valley. For the first gradient a good physical condition is necessary. The rest is enjoyment.
Overnight stay in a good Austrian privat guest-house or hotel (3* category)

Day 4 Region Krimml/Neukirchen
We offer a great alternative for that day. You take a cable car up to 2050 meters / 6725 ft. From the top you have a fantastic view of the largest glaciers in the Hohe Tauern National Park. An easy walk leads to a 2233 meter / 7326 ft  high peak. The alpine scenery is a beautiful contrast to your cycling trip through the Alpine valleys. In the afternoon return to the valley also by cable car.
Overnight stay in a good Austrian privat guest-house or hotel (3* category)

Day 5 Region Krimml/Neukirchen – region Zell am See, approx. 65 km / 40 miles
This usually very flat stage leads you through several picturesque mountain villages.
At high temperatures, you can cool off in some small lakes.
Particularly worth seeing is the National Park Centre in the small town of Mittersill. By the way, we grant free admission to all our customers.
Your stage destination is Zell am See. As the name suggests, this small town is situated on a lake.
Boat trip on the lake Zeller See. Last departure at 17:00 clock. Duration: 45 minutes
Overnight stay in a good Austrian bed and breakfast or hotel (3* category)

Day 6 Region Zell am See – Lofer, approx. 50 km / 31 miles
The first kilometer lead distinctly romantic along the lake. The more you go north the mountains are more "pointed". You come back to the Limestone Alps. Sky high rock walls rise up over the green valleys.
At best cycling routes you will experience this amazing landscape. Several gorges and caves can be visited near the route. One of these is the cave Lamprechtsofen. Across easy rising steps enter the biggest cavesystem in Europe and it is said to be the biggest walkthrough cave system in the world!
Your stage destination is a small mountain village in a beautiful location at the foot of high limestone mountains.
Overnight stay in a good Austrian privat guest-house or hotel (3* category)

Day 7 Region Lofer – Roundtrip Steinberge (“Rocky Mountain Circuit”) approx. 65 km / 40 miles
Difference in altitude, only in the ascent approx. 450 Meter / 1476 ft.
We offer you two options for this day:
A) The "Rocky Mountain Circuit", B) alpine pasture hiking and swimming
The "Rocky Mountain Circuit", locals refer this trip "Steinbergrunde":
The tour is a wonderful scenic tour around two very high mountain ranges. On a beautiful route you will experience once again an enchanting alpine landscape. Narrow river valleys, two small lakes and the world famous biathlon center in Hochfilzen are the highlights of this tour. A total of 24 unique sculptures along the route give the trip a special touch.
If you like more recreation, then we recommend a cable car ride to the Lofer Alm (1001 Meter / 3300 ft). The location is like a beautiful view balcony with a very good alpine-restaurant.
The small but beautiful swimming facility in the village Lofer invites you to swim and relax in summer temperatures.
Overnight stay in a good Austrian privat guest-house or hotel (3* category)

Day 8 Lofer – Salzburg, approx. 55 km / 34 miles
The first part of this final stage is very scenic.
Through the narrow valley of the river Saalach leads you the varied cycling trail.
After 30 km you are driving through the famous spa town of Bad Reichenhall in Bavaria. This small town is also known by its large salt mine.
On comfortable bike paths finally you come to the Mozart city of Salzburg. Salzburg is considered the most bicycle-friendly city in Austria.
Here ends your fantastic bicycle journey through the Eastern Alps.
Upon arrival in Salzburg return trip by train to Munich

Our service for you: We are happy to book additional nights for you that you can explore Salzburg's historical center with the magnificent surroundings.

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Prices / Services

Tour: Austrian Panorama Tour
Code: OAT
Tour type: Individual
Duration: 8 days / 7 nights
Dates of arrival: 31. May – 06.October / daily
We recommend: Choose Saturday as the arrival day
Please note: This offer is not valid during the Oktoberfest. At that time, the prices are significantly higher. We'll make you a separate offer.

Prices* standard-category (national 2* level)
Per person in double room: from € 490
Per person in single-room: from € 560
Per person in 3-bed-room: from € 470
Family-trip: Please ask for family room!
*Prices vary by season and availability of rooms
Prices* comfort-category (national 3* level)
Per person in double room: from € 620
Per person in single-room:  from € 660
Per person in 3-bed-room:  from € 590
Family-trip: Please ask for family room!
*Prices vary by season and availability of rooms

Services – included in the price

  • 7x overnight stays in the selected category
  • rooms with shower/bath, WC, mostly TV and WiFí
  • 7x plentiful breakfast
  • local tourist tax
  • 5x lunch-bag for between-meal treats
  • 5x beverage voucher ( á 0,5 liter; mineralwater, softdrink or beer with max. 5% alc)
  • cable car ride “Wildkogell” up to 2,100 meters/6890 ft. in Neukirchen am Großvenediger
  • cable car ride “Loferer Alm” up to 1,001 meters/3284 ft. in Lofer
  • cable car usage in the region of Zell am See
  • Boat trip lake Zeller See
  • entry into Nationalpark Infocenter in Mittersill
  • entry into Georges Vorderkaser and Seisenbachklamm
  • Train between Neukirchen and Zell am See (65 km / 40 mi)
  • Bus or Taxitransfer from Zell am Ziller to Königsleiten
  • Train journey from Munich to Rosenheim with bicycle transport
  • Train journey from Salzburg to Munich with bicycle transport
  • comprehensive cycle route description in English with map
  • 8 day service hotline
  • optional half board (additional charge)

Our special services for you – facultative
optional rental bike
optional luggage transport from hotel to hotel
optional personal support from the airport to the Munich-City center/hotel and back.
If you will take one or more of these services, please inform us on the registration form. We make you a personal offer.

Special offers for groups: Please contact us, we will make you a customized offer


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