Mountain bike regions in Austria: Trail, E-MTB or downhill?

Mountain bike regions in Austria, Italia and the Switzerland
Mountainbike Region Paznaun-Ischgl (c) David Schultheiss
MTB Region Salzkammergut
Mountainbiken © Kona Di Lullo | Wadlegger


The land of boundless opportunities on two wheels. Almost all of Austria has been infected by the bike bug. What is more, the range of opportunities is just as diverse as the country itself – every type of biker will find a suitable holiday offer here.


Carinthia is Austria’s Federal State where gentle mountains and warm swimming lakes are close together. Every mountain bike tour turns into an adventure – swimming fun in crystal-clear waters is guaranteed afterwards.

Region Bad Kleinkirchheim

The Bad Kleinkirchheim bike region stands for comfort and variety. 700 signposted bike kilometres across natural trails, forest tracks and paths through woodland make a mountain bike holiday in Carinthia so attractive.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Freeride & Parks Easy & e-MTB

Lake biking in Carinthia

Thanks to the Mediterranean climate in Carinthia, bikers are already out on their first tours in April. The bike region's mountain and lake landscapes delight MTB beginners and leisure cyclists just as much as freeriders on their mountain bike holiday.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Freeride & Parks Easy & e-MTB

Salzburger Land

An impressive mountain world, wild and romantic ravines and waterfalls let every biker’s heart beat faster. No other Federal State boasts such a wide range of mountain bike tours like the Salzburger Land.


Bicycle & Bike in the Pinzgau District, a true amusement park for bikers in the Salzburg Land. The bike region leaves nothing to chance: cycling trails as well as E-bike routes are as much available as mountain bike tours in the mountain world, marathon routes, tricky trails, curvy downhill routes and bike parks.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Freeride & Parks Easy & e-MTB

Salzburger Sportwelt

The mountain bike tours in the Salzburger Sportwelt offer plenty of variety: mountain biking for the entire family or difficult tours with many metres in altitude, E-bike tours with stunning views or bike control in the bike park.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Freeride & Parks Easy & e-MTB


The beautiful Salzburg Grossarltal Valley is ideal for bikers who appreciate individuality. Cycling trails in the valley or mountain bike tours with large differences in altitude – everyone finds the ideal tour here.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Easy & e-MTB


The Salzburg Hochkönig bike region with the villages of Maria Alm, Dienten and Mühlbach offers plenty of sports activities and leisure facilities for mountain bikers, hikers and connoisseurs of all kinds in the middle of alpine nature.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Easy & e-MTB


In the green heart of Austria, everyone finds what they are looking for on a bike holiday. A superb climate combined with vast meadows and impressive mountain ranges make Styria a mountain bike region in a class of its own.

Schladming - Dachstein

Tough ascents and cool trails, idyllic E-bike tours or rather racy downhill routes? The Schladming-Dachstein bike region is definitely right for you because mountain biking is of great importance here.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Freeride & Parks Easy & e-MTB


Challenging ascents, unforgettable panoramas and cool trails can be found in Tyrol just as much as bike parks, curvy downhill routes, E-mountain bike tours and easy routes for the entire family. A stunning mountain bike holiday is guaranteed.

Kitzbühel Alps

The Tyrolean region offers a panoramic view to the stunning mountain world and provides a selection of mountain bike tours for all requirements. The Kitzbühel Alps are one of the world’s  most interesting holiday regions.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Freeride & Parks Easy & e-MTB

Mountainbike Arena Ischgl

Fantastic mountain scenery and first-class mountain bike tours, in part also multiple-day tours, all this and much more offers the Tyrolean holiday destination Ischgl its mountain biking guests.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Freeride & Parks


Single trails, forest tracks, country roads and trails through woodland stretch across approximately 900 kilometres through the Ötztal Valley. Such a variety of mountain bike tours offers something for every type of biker. This mountain bike region leaves nothing to be desired.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Freeride & Parks Easy & e-MTB

Nauders am Reschenpass Aba logo

The vast plateau of the Reschen Pass surrounding the picturesque village of Nauders in Tyrol is one of Austria’s leading bike regions for mountain biking as well as road cycling.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Freeride & Parks

Tiroler Zugspitz Arena Aba logo

Are you looking for a relaxed mountain bike holiday? Then are the many leisure routes of the Tyrolean Zugspitz Arena just perfect for you. Or do you prefer it a bit more spectacular? Then you can choose from challenging single trails and mountain bike tours with many metres in altitude.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Easy & e-MTB

Serfaus - Fiss - Ladis

Bike & Family in Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis. This bike region is just made for a mountain bike holiday for the entire family. Easy and challenging mountain bike tours can be found here just as much as curvy downhill runs in the bike park.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Freeride & Parks Easy & e-MTB

Zillertal Arena

The Zillertal Arena mountain bike region stretches across two federal states – Tyrol and Salzburg. The wide range of diverse mountain bike tours offers a suitable tour for every biker.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Freeride & Parks Easy & e-MTB

Upper Austria

Uphill by mountain bike – challenging ascents, amazing nature and quaint huts, all that can be found in Austria’s top bike region Upper Austria.

Salzkammergut Aba logo

The Salzkammergut mountain bike region has been awarded the title Approved Bike Area and is known for its well-developed MTB tours, including tricky trails, which can also be combined with a stop at one of the many swimming lakes.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Easy & e-MTB


Vorarlberg might be only a small area but boasts an amazingly wide range of landscapes and mountain bike tours, leading from Lake Constance up into the mountain world of Arlberg, Silvretta and Rätikon.


The bike region Bregenz Forest in Vorarlberg is ideal for the active and nature lovers. The region with its 450 km of signposted bike trails is an absolute insider tip for beginners, the advanced and pros.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Easy & e-MTB


Detours to sites with a beautiful view which cannot be found by every mountain biker, this is what the Montafon bike region promises. Experience a mountain bike holiday in the heart of the Vorarlberg landscape.

Bike Theme: Tour & Trail Easy & e-MTB