The road bike region Wels in Upper Austria is specialised in cycle sports. You can explore the most beautiful road bike tours in the vicinity together with the locals on several days a week.
The region around Wels, a town with a population of 60,000, is known as top road bike centre. Surrounded by meadows, forests and the hills of the Alpine Foreland, this region offers many low-traffic, well-developed side roads. There is a reason why the Simplon Felbermayr Wels team of pros and Wolfgang Fasching, triple winner of Race Across America, clock up many training kilometres here. This is the place to be for road bikers.
Wels combines urban lifestyle and distinctive landscapes for road bike tours with special services for road bikers. Its central location makes Wels the perfect starting point for tours across Upper Austria. Within minutes you leave the town behind and are surrounded by wonderful nature.
The road bike scene of the town is huge and passionate. Pros as well as hobby sportsmen and women show you their training terrain here. The locals are out and about in groups on several days a week and are happy to welcome guests. Sporty and very sporty tours of between 80 and 100 km (27 km/h and over 30 km/h) as well as sporty tours where the pace depends on the participants are waiting for you here.
- Specialised roadbike hotels directly in town
- Tours with the locals
- Many roadbike events