Cycling routes in
Situated in the heart of Europe, Austria is full of impressive mountain peaks and idyllic lakes. Cycle tourists value the alpine republic for the beautiful scenery, challenging routes and the people’s special hospitality. But also the cities offer a lot: Vienna, Salzburg and Innsbruck all make a good starting point for enjoyable bike trips. Cultural and natural highlights can be discovered everywhere, when ascending a summit or when relaxedly cycling along a river, such as the beautiful Danube meandering through the legendary wine region Wachau. Aside from the hustle and bustle, Wiener Schnitzel, Apfelstrudel and a great cycling infrastructure await. And if you don’t know where to go, you can find and create the most beautiful bike routes in Austria with the help of the Bikemap bike route planner.
Find cycle routes in Austria:
- Mapped Ways
- Cycle Routes
Hallstatt is often described as one of Austria’s - if not one of the world’s - most beautiful places. The small picturesque city looks out on the calm waters of the Hallstätter lake which is encircled by a cycling route
Go on a bike trip from Vienna to the Wachau and try the famous wine. The danube cycle trail also passes through this gorgeous landscape
Vienna is one of the world’s most majestic cities. On a bike tour through the imperial city, you can admire Schönbrunn Palace, the Hofburg or the emperor's treasury and visit the extraordinary Habsburger crypt in the Capuchin Church.
In Austria, children under the age of 12 are required to wear a helmet (compulsory use of helmets).
It is forbidden to cycle on sidewalks and footpaths lengthways.
It is a must to feast on the famous Sachertorte when visiting the Alpine Republic!