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
What does the roadbike expert say?
The majestic mountain world of the Hohe Tauern, Steinerne Meer and Loferer Steinberge awaits you in Pinzgau in Salzburger Land. Starting from our road bike hotels in this holiday region, you explore the Grossglockner High Alpine Road or participate in the Ironman 70.3 event. Services for road bikers, like lockable bike storage room, laundry service or bike repair corner, ensure a carefree road bike holiday for you. Your hosts, who are passionate road bikers themselves, provide the perfect road bike holiday experience.
Pinzgau offers you scenically perfect conditions for diverse tours of all levels of difficulty. It is up to you to decide whether you opt for a leisurely tour in the valley bottom, like the Tauern Cycle Route to the City of Salzburg, or one of the challenging mountain tours. The Grossglockner High Alpine Road is the highlight for any ambitious road biker. Or follow the tracks of the Ironman around Lake Zell.