The majestic three thousand metres high mountains of the Hohe Tauern, the Steinerne Meer, the Lofer Mountains and right in the middle: Pinzgau. Leisure bikers, altitude loving road bikers as well as triathletes get here what their heart desires.
Pinzgau in Salzburg scores with its quiet side roads and well-developed cycle tracks. If you like biking leisurely on asphalted roads while admiring the surrounding landscape, then this is the right destination for you. On a cycling tour to nearby Salzburg – City of Mozart you also enjoy art and culture, making your holiday very special indeed.
Our tips for your road cycling tours in the Pinzgau
But if you rather clock up altitude metres and love to power out, then you have come to right place. The Grossglockner High Alpine Road in the heart of the Hohe Tauern National Park is a MUST for every ambitious road biker. If you like competition feeling, then you can put your stamina to the test at the ”Glocknerkönig“ race. Because of Lake Zell, Pinzgau is also a popular meeting point for triathletes; they gather in the region for the annual highlight - Ironman 70.3.
Alternative programme in the Pinzgau
But the Pinzgau region also offers quite something besides cycle sports and triathlon. Excursion destinations like the National Park Centre in Mittersill, the high mountain reservoirs Kaprun or the Krimml Waterfalls are further highlights, getting you closer to Salzburg’s nature and landscape.
Road bike highlights of the region
- Großglockner High Alpine Road
- Roadbike event: Glocknerkönig