From flat hills and vineyards in the south to the high peaks in the Central Alps and Dolomites; from leisurely tours with the entire family to crisp tours with many altitude metres, unique single trails and action-packed bike parks – here you find something for every requirement.
Mountain bike holidays in Austria, Italy and Slovenia
A wide range of different landscapes, thus numerous programmes, awaits you in our regions. You surely will find a suitable sports hotel for your successful mountain bike holiday in every region.
Carinthia is the most southerly state in Austria. Here you can enjoy mild temperatures and a long bike season between gentle mountains and warm lakes. You can reward yourself after every mountain bike tour with a swim in the crystal-clear, turquoise water.
No MTB-limits! If your vision of mountain biking knows no boundaries, then you’re in the right place in the mountain and lake world of Nassfeld – Pressegger See – Lesachtal. Treat yourself to wonderful biking moments in the border region between Austria, Italy and Slovenia!
- Bike & boat mountain bike taxis
- The Weissensee Trail
- Large lake tour
Variety is guaranteed in the nock/bike region! Do you love exciting tours and trails in an unspoilt landscape? Trips with the whole family? Or is free riding your passion? Whatever you’re looking for, you’re guaranteed to find it here.
- Der Flow Country Trail
- A 750 km long route network
Uphill by mountain bike in amazing nature - challenging ascents, crystal-clear lakes and quaint huts - you will find all that in Upper Austria. Whether sweat-inducing and crisp or leisurely and relaxing, you decide which tours are best for you.
As well as the fantastic mountain landscape, the beautiful lake region also offers many bike tours: the Blaa Alm tour, Hochmuth tour, Durchgangalm tour and Raschberg tour are classics here – come and see for yourself!
- Diverse mountain world: from the foothills of the Alps into the high mountains
- Salzkammergut MTB centre
- BergeSeen e-Trail
An impressive mountain world, wild and romantic gorges and waterfalls let your biker-heart beat faster. Hardly any other region offers you such a wide range of mountain bike tours as the Salzburger Land.
The Gasteinertal is becoming a true MTB destination. There are new bike businesses – and a great deal to discover! Whether on an e-bike, in groups or with the family – enjoy the diversity of this insider tip!
- Stubnerkogel summit tour
- The Bertahof trail
- An experience: the unique alpine meadow culture
When superlatives such as “MTB hotspot”, “biking Mecca” or “Eldorado” are used, people are often talking about Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn. Two bike parks very close to each other make this area something really special.
- The Leogang bike park
- For experts: the X-Line
- The Hacklberg Trail
The Saalachtal around Lofer, St. Martin, Unken and Weißbach offers magnificent routes that are particularly suitable for e-bikes. Wonderful day trips along rivers and rugged cliffs: what more could a biker’s heart desire!
- Many charging stations for e-bikes
- Cross-border tours to Germany
- Far away from mass tourism
From crystal-clear lakes where you can cool down after a strenuous tour to famous winter sports locations such as Flachau, which are transformed into cool biking spots in summer - and are also certified. We like!
- The Stoneman Taurista
- The Wagrain Bike Park
- Bike transport using public transport services
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. An unforgettable mountain bike holiday is guaranteed.
Whether you’re a hobby biker, family or a mountain bike – in the Kaiserwinkl region you’ll find a vast selection of MTB kilometres and cosy places to stop for a bite to eat.
- 180 km of well-signposted cycle trails
- Part of the world’s largest e-bike region
Whether for beginners, connoisseurs or families – the tours almost always have wonderful views of the Hahnenkamm, Kitzbühel Horn and Wilder Kaiser. The close network of roads, trails and cable cars is an added extra.
- The Fleckalm-Trail
- The Suntrail
- Numerous bike hotels nearby
The well-signposted network of cycle paths around the Hohe Salve offers a place where both connoisseurs and those wanting to "feel the burn" can let off steam and take in the views of the fantastic mountain world.
- Numerous e-bike charging stations
- Tyrolean chalet culture
- The Salve tour
The high alpine backdrop and first-class mountain biking will give you goose bumps. A packed range of offers for freeriders, downhillers or cross country cyclists of more than 1,200 kilometres of tours. An absolute must!
- Ischgl Ironbike Marathon
- Cross-border tours into Switzerland
- Wide range of tours
Border crossers without border controls: experience the 3 country endurance trails in all their glory – from Austria via Italy and into Switzerland and back. You’ll find great trails, culture and history all in one place.
- The 3 country endurance trails
- The Plamort-Trail
- The Zirmtrail
With its 80 kilometres, the Ötztal is the longest side valley of the Inntal and has a close network of mountain bike routes. A great panorama and a few challenges await you – but you’ll need a certain level of fitness.
- 40 signposted MTB routes
- The Leiterberg Trails
- Largest pump track in Tyrol
The varied offer of family tours, strenuous ascents, uphills, downhills and tours to Italy and Switzerland guarantee an unforgettable bike holiday.
- The Frommestrail
- The Serfaus – Fiss –Ladis Bike Park
- Kids course for young bike shredders
The Tyrolean Zugspitz Arena has all the ingredients of a genuine mountain idyll: picturesque villages at the foot of the Zugspitze, crystal-clear mountain lakes and warm hosts. Not to mention the diverse mountain bike offers!
- The Blindsee Trail
- Pump track in Lermoos
- The Zugspitze
The Zillertal Arena is far more than just skiing and wild après-ski partys – in summer, the region around Zell am Ziller and Gerlos becomes a true biking destination with varied bike routes.
- The Isskogeltrails
- Pleasure tours in the Schönachtal
- Varied MTB routes
Calling all adrenaline junkies and connoisseurs: the Zillertal has a wide range of mountain offers for all age and ability levels and there’ll be no time for boredom. The good signposts are a further benefit in the region.
- The Zillertal Cycle Path
- The trails around Mayerhofen
- The Hochfügen tour
Although the region is small, Vorarlberg impresses with an amazing variety of landscapes and mountain bike tours leading from Lake Constance uphill to the mountain world of Arlberg, Silvretta and Rätikon.
Es ist nicht nur eine der besten Bikeregionen für Downhill & Flowtrails in Mitteleuropa, sondern auch eine der wildesten und beeindruckendsten Naturlandschaften der Alpen.
- Zahlreichen Trail & Flowlines
- Private Guiding & (e-)MTB Touren
- Schnupperkurse & Rookies Camp
With 460 biking kilometres, the Bregenz Forest region delivers a great deal of biking fun despite its relatively small size. Whether you’re a beginner, more advanced or an expert – here you can experience all the calm and purity of the mountains.
- Countless bike routes
- The ION Ladies Bike Weekend
- Bike course in Au-Schoppernau
Experience a mountain bike holiday full of variety in the Dolomites, an UNESCO World Heritage site. Diverse tours and trails lead through one of the world’s most beautiful mountain landscapes.
Sexten is sexy, as its high alpine meadows and mountains provide the ideal conditions for travelling on two wheels in nature. For bikes both with and without a motor. It has an outstanding biking infrastructure and several mountain lifts that will make bikers happy.
- The Stoneman-Trail
- Bike practice park in Sexten
- Tre Cime di Lavaredo Giro Endurance Tour
The region around Toblach and Niederdorf is characterised by impressive peaks such as the Tre Cime di Lavaredo. It’s not for nothing that it’s also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Discover magical views, beautiful natural landscapes and cosy chalets!
- South Tyrol Dolomites Superbike Race
- The Stoneman-Trail
- Panoramic tours as far as the eye can see
One breathtaking panorama follows the next here. In the heart of the Dolomites UNESCO World Heritage Site, Alta Badia is home to pleasure tours, Ladin farms and action-packed single trails along exposed cliff edges.
- The Sellaronda
- The Fanes-Sennes-Prags Natural Park
- A great many single trails
Brixen lies embedded in the wonderful mountain landscape of the Dolomites and is a fantastic place to go biking. A long biking season makes happy bikers – as do the perfectly shaped lines such as those in the Brixen bike park.
- A long biking season (end of March – November)
- International bike events
- Plose bike park
Here you’ll find that special kick with great landscapes – whether you’re a beginner, hobby biker, family or freeriding expert. Spend time in a cosy chalet and discover the exciting trails.
- The Rosadira bike festival
- The Monte Agnello
- The Eggen tour
The region has one of the largest and nicest high mountain pastures in Europe. It offers the typical Dolomites panorama that makes this UNESCO World Heritage Site a simply unique place. And the trails are also fantastic!
- The Sellaronda
- The Seiser Alm
- The Ciampinoi tour
With a 360 degree panorama, three untouched nature parks, picturesque villages and designated South Tyrolean pleasure mountain bike trails, the Kronplatz region offers ideal conditions for mountain bike holidays.
- 35 mountain bike routes, 17 trails in the Kronplatz Bike Park & 3 nature parks
- Herrnsteig – the single trail classic on the Kronplatz
- 4 mountain bike areas
Discover in the midst of greenery the picturesque alpine village of Olang located on the sunny flank of the Kronplatz. Various flowing single trails & pleasure tours in the bike-certified Nature and Trail area lead you through the UNESCO World Heritage The Dolomites, including three nature parks, sunny alpine pastures and dreamy side valleys.
- Gassl trail
- By cable car straigth to the Kronplatz
- Served alpine huts and wonderful panoramic tours
Numerous tracks and exciting single trails lead you through the Fanes-Sennes-Prags Natural Park, which became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2009. The town of San Vigilio is the ideal homebase for your biking adventure!
- The Kronplatz
- The Furcia-Trail
- Bike school & guided tours nearby
The sunny southern region of South Tyrol is home to vineyards, forests, lakes and mountain pastures as far as the eye can see. What else does it have to offer? Mountain bike routes of course! Bikers of all levels and abilities will find what they’re looking for here.
- A biking season from March to November
- The Monte-Roen-Trail
- Biking & wine around the South Tyrolean Wine Road
Ideal biking conditions can be expected in the Trentino almost all year round. Mountain bike tours uphill to wild nature or southern flair around the lake, variety on your holiday is guaranteed.
In the eastern part of Trentino, several towns have come together to create an outstanding mountain bike region. Your mountain biker heart will start racing when you see the breathtaking views, unspoilt forests and fresh trails!
- The Kaiserjäger-Singletrail
- Secluded bike tours in the southern Dolomites
- The two lakes tour
What can you say about Lake Garda that hasn’t already been said? The outstanding biking Mecca has been one of THE hotspots for decades and absolutely deserves this status. A must in the life of any true mountain biker!
- The Monte Baldo
- Legendary trails such as the 601
- International biking events
Slovenia is a real paradise for anyone who loves nature, quiet and relaxation. The proximity to Carinthia makes a wide range of diverse, border-crossing tours possible.
Located in the north of Slovenia, Gorenjska is characterised by the mountain ridges of the Julian Alps and the Karawanken – and is already more than just an inside tip..
- There are many trails and lakes in the Triglav National Park – a great combination
- The trails in and around Bled
- Many cultural sites that are well worth a visit
Dense forests and deep valleys in the white chalk mountains: the remnants of the last ice age help this area to maintain its reputation as an unspoilt gem in the Slovenian Alps. Here are the highlights:
- The Eco-Hotel Koros: THE biking base in the region
- The Kope family bike area: family-friendly retreat
- The Petzen Flow Trail: the name says it all!
The mountain backdrop of the upper Savinja Valley is simply breath-taking, the alpine glacier valley is like a postcard motif and is a bit like going back in time. And just like Slovenia itself, this small, alpine region surprises with an incredible range of beautiful landscapes and cultural treasures. Here are the highlights:
- Golte high plateau – great panoramic view & speedy downhill
- Smrekovec – MTB tours around Slovenia’s volcanic mountain
- Crispy wood-fired bread and sweet Potica as a reward