Explore the city on two wheels: Bicycle tours in and around Salzburg

Salzburg is known as the cycling capital of Austria. If you would like to explore the city from a different perspective, you will find many bike lanes and cycle routes, which take you to the most beautiful spots of Salzburg. Not far from the city, mountain bike enthusiasts can test their skills on the sometimes demanding mountain trails. If you want to enjoy the breathtaking mountain scenery in a more relaxing way, you can take one of the many cycle paths that lead you through the unique landscape of the Alps. If you would like go sightseeing by bike, you should choose one of the well signposted cycle paths, such as the Tauernradweg (Tauern Cycle Path) or the Mozartradweg (Mozart Cycle Path), which take you to the most famous sights of the city.

Discover Salzburg by bike

Both cycling paths lead through the city of Salzburg, where you can do some sightseeing or simply take a break in one of the many coffeehouses. If you do not want to spend all your holiday on a bike, you can choose one of the shorter, excellently signposted tours, which take you to different parts of the city. The Tauernradweg (Tauern Cycle Path) is 270 kilometers (167 miles)long and leads from Krimml to Salzburg and to Zell am See. TheMozartradweg (Mozart Cycle Path) is 450 kilometers (280 miles) long and follows the composer’s travels through Salzburg and Bavaria. Both routes are marked on separate maps, which can be ordered prior to your arrival.

A pit stop at the Hotel zur Post

Whether you want to stay for a few nights or just take a break after an exhausting day of cycling: at the Hotel zur Post you can recharge your batteries and  get ready for new day of adventures. Book now with our online booking service or contact our friendly staff.