Cycling tour to small historic towns

Steyr, Oberösterreich, Österreich

Cycling tour in Austria

8 days/7 nights, approx. 375 km
55-70 km daily, slightly hilly and mountainous
4 and 3 star hotels

Day 1 - Individual arrival in Linz.
Check-in at your hotel and handover of travel documents. Bike check-out (if you have booked our rental bikes). Discover Linz on a leisurely stroll through the city: the baroque old town, the castle and the Linz Pöstlingberg. Or would you prefer the modern side? Then the Ars Electronica Center, LENTOS Art Museum or the graffiti art in the Mural Harbor are hot tips. Hotel example: Hotel Park Inn**** in Linz

Day 2 - From Linz to Steyr, approx. 55 km
Cycle along the Danube cycle path to Mauthausen, where you cross the river over the Danube bridge. After only a few kilometres you reach Enns, the oldest town in Austria. From now on, follow the Enns Cycle Path to the romantic town of Steyr, another small historical town that enchants visitors with its flair. Don't miss: Lamberg Castle and the Gothic Bummerlhaus on the town square. Hotel example: Stadthotel Styria****

Day 3 - From Steyr to Bad Ischl, 65 km
The cycle tour in Upper Austria leads out of Steyr via Bad Hall to the impressive Benedictine Abbey of Kremsmünster (tip: plan a visit). Afterwards the cycle tour leads to small historic towns to Gmunden at the Traunsee. The evening can be rounded off with a tour of the Kaiservilla and a visit to the Zauner confectionery, the former imperial and royal court confectionery. Hofzuckerbäckerei. Hotel example: Hotel Goldenes Schiff****

Day 4 - From Bad Ischl to Salzburg, 65 km
The river Ischl guides you on your bike tour in the Salzkammergut to the Wolfgangsee in the famous town of St. Wolfgang. Enjoy the breathtaking lake and mountain scenery of the Wolfgangsee and Mondsee stage. In the afternoon, the Mozart city of Salzburg welcomes you. Photo tip: From the Mirabell Gardens you have the best view of the Hohensalzburg Fortress. Hotel example: Amedia Hotel Salzburg****

Day 5 - From Salzburg to Braunau, 60 km
You start the new day with a train ride to Oberndorf. From here you get into the saddle and follow the Salzachradweg to Burghausen with the longest castle in the world. You will soon reach Braunau, another historic town, via the Inn cycle path. Hotel example: Altstadthotel Mayrbräu

Day 6 - From Braunau to Schärding, 50 km
Your cycle tour along the Innradweg leads through the Lower Inn European Reserve. Via Reichersberg you cycle to the baroque town of Schärding. Hotel example: Hotel Biedermeier Hof***

Day 7 - From Schärding to the Schlögener Schlinge, 55 km
The Inn accompanies you to the 3-river city of Passau in Bavaria. From here you cycle along the Danube Cycle Path to the Schlögener Schlinge. Be sure to plan a short walk to the Schlögener Blick, which offers a breathtaking view of the river meander. Hotel example: Revita Hotel Kocher****

Day 8 - From the Schlögener Schlinge to Linz, 55 km and individual journey home or additional nights
Up to Linz you will complete the last stage of your cycle tour to the small historic towns along the Danube Cycle Path. Your luggage will reach the starting hotel in Linz by 5.30 pm at the latest. Take the opportunity to book an extra night in the vibrant Danube city.

from price
  • € 584,10 per person
  • bookable from 1 person

book offer non-binding inquiry

  • 7 nights
  • Luggage transfer included
  •     7 overnight stays in hotels of the 4-star category, occasionally 3-star
  •     daily rich breakfast buffet
  •     Luggage transfer from hotel to hotel (1 piece of luggage per person, max. 23 kg)
  •     Rail journey Gmunden-Bad Ischl incl. bike
  •     Rail journey Salzburg-Oberndorf incl. bike
  •     Your personal cycle route in an individualised cycle book, as a digital application for computer and mobile phone, GPX data for your navigation device
  •     high-quality handlebar bag for the optimal transport of travel documents per room
  •     Service telephone also at weekends
  •     E-bike charging possibility free of charge in all hotels

Additional charges:
The prices include taxes and charges. Not included in the price: The tourism tax (approx. EUR 1.00 - 2.50 per person/night) must be paid at the respective hotel.

  • Breakfast
Travel period
  • 01.05.2021 to 23.10.2021
possible date of arrival


Arrival: 01.05.2021 - 23.10.2021
Season A+B Saturdays (from 4 persons daily arrival possible)
Season C daily

A: 09.10.2021 - 23.10.2021
€ 649,00 double room/breakfast (per person and stay)
€ 949,00 single room/breakfast (per person and stay)

B: 25.09.2021 - 08.10.2021
€ 739,00 double room/breakfast (per person and stay)
€ 1039,00 single room/breakfast (per person and stay)

C: 01.05.2021 - 24.09.2021
€ 839,00 double room/breakfast (per person and stay)
€ 1139,00 Single room/breakfast (per person and stay)

Payment methods
Debit and credit cards
Mobile and online
Other payment methods
Discounts (Age-related / Groups)
  • Children
    Reduction for children (3rd and 4th person with 2 full-paying adults in extra bed)
Other discounts

-10% early booking bonus (until 60 days before arrival)

  • Suitable for friends
  • Suitable for couples


Cycling tour to small historic towns
Upper Austria Tourism
Freistädter Straße 119
4040 Linz

Phone+43 732 221022

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