Cycling in Salzburg

Bike paradise Salzburg Land

Salzburg city has been named Austria's most cycling-friendly municipal for many times. Many of the 2,000km long marked cycle lanes and the many different cycle tours, that run through the Salzburg Land, start right here in the city of Mozart. Attractive circular tours, for instance around the Salzburg Land's warmest bathing lake, make the Salzburg lakeland area with its many cycling tours a paradise for bikers.

Comfortable cycle tours with the family or up on the mountains for the more sportive guests – every wish will be met by a suitable tour in Salzburg. There are cycling tours from your Altstadthotel Goldgasse for the perfect combination of city and activity holiday.

Salzburg Land for hobby bikers

Bikers in the city of Salzburg
Biking in and around Salzburg

The new Salzburg Land cycling catalogue “Cycling to Paradise” describes all the cycle-friendly regions and also the four big cycling tours that start in the Salzburg Land:

Tauern Cycle route
The Tauern cycle track runs from Krimml to Passau, past Salzburg city.

Salzkammergut Cycle route
On this tour you will discover the Salzkammergut's picturesque lakes with their lovely and history-steeped towns of St. Gilgen, Gmunden, Bad Ischl, St. Wolfgang or Mondsee.

Enns Cycle route
Cycle from Flachau-Winkel along River Enns and through the gorgeous national parks all the way to Styria.

Mur Cycle route
Cycle from Hohe Tauern national park to Styria, county of wine and spas.

The perfectly developed cycle path along River Salzach is also inviting you to take a discovery tour on two wheels. The bicycles are of course also perfect for a city sightseeing tour. The Salzburg locals themselves love to cycle to work, beyond the city limits, on the mountains, and generally everywhere.

Mountain biking & free-riding in Salzburg

Salzburg city's perfect location in the middle of the East Alps mountain world allows city visitors various easily accessible tours on the surrounding mountains. Whether you want to attempt a tour on Großglockner, or a half-day tour on Gaisberg in the middle of the city – there are many opportunities.

The range of tour offers in Salzburg city's close vicinity are sheer unlimited, and there are even more in Salzburg Land. Sportive guests in Salzburg will be delighted by the 5,000km of MTB trails and bike parks.

Rent a bike in Salzburg

Road bikes, e-bikes, mountain bike or normal bicycles, borrow your favourite bike at the bike shops and sports shops in Salzburg. City bikes can be found on Salzburg's Hanuschplatz only a short walk away from your Altstadthotel Goldgasse.

Send us your no obligation booking enquiry and soon experience sporty Salzburg on a bicycle.