Elsbethen is the ideal starting point for your bicycle tour in the Salzburg foothills of the Alps and salt chamber property. Numerous comfortable however also challenging distances are in the closer surroundings.
In and around Salzburg, through the magnificent lake country of Austria and Bavaria. A mosaic of locations documented to have a connection with Mozart, all just waiting for you!
Distance: 410 kmRoute: 90% on bike paths and low-traffic side roads, generally paved.Elevation Change: 1400 vm in total, We recommend riding this tour in a counter-clockwise direction!
At the point where the highest waterfalls in Central Europe - Krimml Waterfalls - plunge thunderously into the depths below, you will discover the starting point of the Tauern Bike Tour, one of the most popular long-distance bike tours in Austria.Distance: 270 km (Tauern Bike Tour) or 310 km (Krimml – Passau)Route Description: generally downhill, very few climbs, about 70% of the route is paved, 90% on bike paths or side roads with minimal traffic.Suitable for: touring and trekking bikes, mountain bikers have additional alpine detours available to them. Ideal for families: the variant leading through Saalach river valley.
The 345-kilometre-long main route will mostly drive on well labelled cycle tracks or streets poor in traffic, many variations and excursions leave enough clearance for a tour individually to be planned.
The big Gaisbergrunde is a great racing wheel tour. She leads on the marvellous view mountain high about the Mozart's town of Salzburg. The tour is clearly short and you make a classical half day tour, but the constant gradients on the mountain Gais a sporty challenge.
Warnung:Extreme Baumbruchgefahr Richtung Gaisberg! Von Skitouren wird dringend abgeraten. Es besteht Lebensgefahr!Langlaufloipe gesperrt!