Salzburg & 10 Lakes Bike Tour

Hotel & Bike 7 nights

VISITING: Austria

Why we love this tour

"Enjoy picture-postcard scenery with a choice of accommodation standards and varied cycling on nearly all quiet roads. You'll visit the town of Mondsee, a famous location for fans of "The Sound of Music", this is where Maria married Captain von Trapp!"

Glistening blue lakes, green mountains and fragrant pines

Pastel coloured towns and panoramic picnic spots

Start and finish amongst the palaces and gardens of the Mozart city of Salzburg

Gentle waterside cycle paths, green forest trails and rural lanes

Guiding
Self-Guided
Distance
155miles/250km
Level
Moderate
Standard
Superior, Comfort
Departs
Departs any day
Runs
Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Code
AU006
Fly to
Salzburg
Good for
Solo
Return
Salzburg

Starting in the beautiful Baroque city of Salzburg cycle through the Salzkammergut region, touring between ten glistening lakes surrounded by velvet green mountains. Look forward to easy river and shoreside cycling and rides past woodlands and reedy nature reserves, stopping off to try local cheeses in romantic lakeside towns.

You'll enter long green valleys with more undulating terrain, scattered with lakes, dominated by mountains and dotted with wooden chalets and church spires - including the church where Maria married Captain von Trapp in The Sound of Music. At the UNESCO listed, salt mine village of Hallstatt, sloping roofs pop out from bottle-green banks and relaxing here with a cold drink or cooling off with a swim is just one of the serene memories you'll take home.

Accommodation

Category A

We use a pool of 3 & 4 star hotels to maximise our availability for this tour, so regardless of the time of year we do our best to secure your dates of choice. The accommodation often has a lovely local flair, with a chance to experience local life with an authentic flavour of your destination.

A mix of 3* and 4* hotels

Breakfast included, half board available

Secure bike storage

Luggage transferred each day

Category B

We use a pool of 3 star hotels, inns & guesthouses to maximise our availability for this tour, so regardless of the time of year we do our best to secure your dates of choice. The accommodation often has a lovely local flair, with a chance to experience local life with an authentic flavour of your destination.

A mix of 3* hotels, inns and guesthouses

Breakfast included, half board available

Secure bike storage

Luggage transferred each day

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What's included

Price includes

7 nights accommodation in the category of your choice: 3* and 4* hotels (Cat A) or 3* hotels, inns and guesthouses (Cat B)

Board basis: Bed and breakfast

Luggage transportation

Maps and route information

Navigation App with route information.

Welcome briefing

Local contact number for assistance

Train journey: Lake Traunsee - Lake Hallstättersee (bike inc.)

Boat trip on Lake Attersee during the boating season (arrivals between 1st July and 31st August - bike inc.)

Price excludes

Flights and transfers

Bike hire

Cycle helmets 

Tourist taxes where applicable

Bike hire and extras

Bike hire

Pannier, handlebar bag, comfortable gel saddle, repair kit, spare inner tube, pump and lock all included at no extra cost when you hire a bike

Hybrid bike

KTM Hybrid bike with 21/24 speed with freewheel 

£91

Superior hybrid bike

Hybrid crossbar bike with 20/27 speed with hydraulic break & Shimano XT/Deore rear derailleur. 

£154

E-bike

8 Speed 550W Bosch Active Line Motor with hydraulic breaks. 

£235

Extras

(Extra night prices are per room)

Extra Nights

Salzburg (CAT A) All Other Dates - Double Room
£192
Salzburg (Cat A) 18th May to 13th September - Double Room
£218
Salzburg (CAT A) All Other Dates - Single Room
£155
Salzburg (CAT A) 18th May to 13th September - Single Room
£186
Salzburg (CAT B) All Other Dates - Double Room
£138
Salzburg (CAT B) 18th May to 13th September - Double Room
£164
Salzburg (CAT B) - All Other Dates - Single Room
£95
Salzburg (CAT B) 18th May to 13th September - Single Room
£108

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Frequently asked questions

Frequently asked questions about this tour. Simply click on a question to reveal the answer.

How do I get there?

Fly to Salzburg or Munich, then take the bus (Salzburger Stadtbus) or train (ÖBB) from Salzburg airport to the centre. If flying to Munich, take the train to Salzburg.

Alternatively by train, take the Eurostar from London to Brussels, change for Frankfurt and change for Salzburg.

How do I get back?

Take the bus (Salzburger Stadtbus) or train (ÖBB) to Salzburg airport. If flying from Munich, take the train from Salzburg, then fly from Salzburg or Munich. 

 

What is an ‘Easy to Moderate’ cycle holiday?

Some days will be flat, other days will have some modest hills. Easy to Moderate cycling holidays are suitable for most ages and degrees of fitness. We recommend that you have some previous cycling experience.

We are always on hand to offer advice, so please give us a call if you wish to chat about the tour’s grading.

 

Why are the hotels not listed in the itinerary?

We use a pool of hotels to maximise availability for you.

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