Salzburg - Vienna, 9-days

Salzburg – Vienna, 9-days-version

A cycling trip from the Hohensalzburg Fortress to the Viennese Feeris Wheel...

Your cycling tour leads from the Mozart city Salzburg straight through the soft hilly lake world of the Salzkammergut in the direction of the Danube. You subsequently reach the city of the waltz, Vienna, via Linz, the Strudengau and the Wachau.

Included services

  • Accommodation in the desired category
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Luggage transport (NO limit to the amount of pieces of luggage) daily between 09.00 am and 06.00 pm
  • Rental bike-complete protection insurance
  • Train ride Krems - Vienna (bicycle ticket to be purchased on one’s own, approx. € 7,-- per bike)
  • Best prepared travel documents
  • GPS-data on request
  • 7-day-service-hotline
Travel days

1. Day: arrival - Salzburg

Individual arrival to Salzburg.

2. Day: Salzburg - Burghausen (approx. 58 km)

The cycle path leads along the Salzach River to Oberndorf and further on to Burghausen.

3. Day: Burghausen - Schärding (approx. 68 km)

You cycle past the Inn-Salzach-Blick (view) to the lovely Innviertel city Braunau and continue along the Inn onto 1000 year old Obernberg. You reach the baroque city Schärding via the Reichersberg abbey. Take a pleasant stroll through the city square in Schärding and the picturesque Schlosspark (castle park).

4. Day: Schärding - Schlögen (approx. 58 km)

The route first leads you into the enchanting three-river-city Passau. Travelling along the Danube you pass Obernzell and the Trappist monastery Engelszell until you reach the well-known Schlögener Schlinge. The Danube makes two turnarounds of 180 degrees here.

5. Day: Schlögen - Linz (approx. 51 km)

You leave the picturesque Schlögen and pass through several smaller communities on your way to Linz such as Aschach an der Donau and Wilhering. Today’s stage destination is the city of Linz, an attraction not only with the world-famous short pastry tart, the “Linzer Torte” but also with cultural accomplishments, such as the Brucknerhaus and the Ars Elektronica.

6. Day: Linz - Ardagger/Grein (approx. 59 - 67 km)

You reach Ardagger/Grein, also the beginning of the Strudengau, via Wallsee by way of Mauthausen or Enns, the oldest city in Austria.

7. Day: Ardagger/Grein - Melk/Emmersdorf (approx. 54 - 62 km)

Soon the pilgrimage church Maria Taferl greets you from high above and shows you the way to Melk/Emmersdorf, where you can visit the famous Benedictine Monastery. The Melk Abbey is the largest monastery of the Austrian baroque period. Melk is also described as the “Gate to the Wachau”.

8. Day: Melk/Emmersdorf - Krems - Vienna (approx. 36 km + train ride)

Today you cycle through the beautiful Wachau. Krems is the destination of your cycling trip. Afterwards enjoy a comfortable train ride (incl.) to Vienna, the metropolis on the Danube. The luggage transport ends in Vienna.

9. Day: Vienna - departure

Individual departure or extension.

Map

Cycling trip in the river valleys of the Salzach, Inn and Danube Rivers with easy and flat daily stages, the first two stages have several ascents.

Total length: approx. 392 kilometres

level of difficulty: 2

Services

Exclusive services

  • Rental bike (unisex-touring bike with free-wheel and stepless gear shift) + 2 saddle bags
  • E-bike + 1 double-sided saddle bag

Additional information

  • Overnight stays in Vienna due to fairs sometimes only with extra charge possible
  • Possible local tax payable on-site
  • Austria Radreisen-original tour
  • Parking and arrival information
    Airport: Salzburg (SZG), Munich (MUC)
    Railway station: Salzburg; Arrival hotels in 500 m - 3 km distance --> best reachable by taxi or on walking
    Parking: Parking during the overnight stay at the arrival hotels partly free or for a fee (approx. € 8,-- - € 10,-- per day), subject to availability. For some hotels, the car can also be parked throughout the trip (for a fee)
    Alternatively, can be parked in the Linzergassengarage (costs approx. € 66,-- per week), at the Mirabellparkplatz or the Mirabellgarage.

Our additional packages

Komoot
  • Bicycle navigation for your mobile phone           
  • Perfect supplement to your travel documents
  • Click onto your own prefabricated bike tour
  • Maps are available at any time even without internet connection
  • Precise navigation for great adventures that last a lifetime
  • Highlights with which you can discover wonderful places
  • Topographic maps with free updates
from € 30,-
Salzburg-Package

Arrival dates:
daily from 01.05. to 31.10.

Accomodations
Optionally in a hotel of cat. 3-star resp. cat. 4-star

Our services

  • 2 overnight stays at the desired category
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Free admission to all the sights and the museums (partial quick access without queuing at the ticket counter)
  • Free transport by public transport (incl. Fortress railway, Untersberg railway, Mönchsberg lift) for 72 hours
  • Boat trip on the Salzach (duration approx. 40 minutes)


Seasonal supplement
Cat. 4-star - per person:

In a double room11.07. - 01.09.   € 38,--
In a single room 11.07. - 01.09.      € 54,--

Cat. 3-star - per person:

In a double room11.07. - 01.09.     € 24,--
In a single room 11.07. - 01.09.        € 34,--

from € 170,-
Vienna-Package

Dates
Daily from 01.04. to 31.10.

Accommodations
Cat. Standard: 3-star hotel
Cat. Comfort: 4-star hotel

Our services

  • 2 nights in the desired category
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Admission to the Stephansdom cathedral including cathedral tour with Audio-Guide, Catacombs tour, ascent of the tower „Steffls“ (south tower), lift to Pummerin (north tower) and tour of the cathedral treasure
from € 132,-
Stadtrundfahrt per Rad in Wien mit Mietrad

Termine
Täglich von 01.05. bis 30.09.
sowie mittwochs, freitags und samstags im April + Oktober
Beginn: 14.00 Uhr, Dauer ca. 3 Std.,
Vorreservierung notwendig!

Highlights

  • Staatsoper
  • Stephansdom
  • Hofburg
  • Prater/Riesenrad
  • Rathaus
  • u.v.m.
from € 37,-
Stadtrundfahrt per Rad in Wien mit eigenem Rad

Termine
Täglich von 01.05. bis 30.09.
sowie mittwochs, freitags und samstags im April + Oktober
Beginn: 14.00 Uhr, Dauer ca. 3 Std.,
Vorreservierung notwendig!

Highlights

  • Staatsoper
  • Stephansdom
  • Hofburg
  • Prater/Riesenrad
  • Rathaus
  • u.v.m.
from € 29,-
Hotels

Hotel selection for"Salzburg – Vienna, 9-days-version"

We offer you a choice of different hotels depending on the category. Please select the desired category:

Prices / Dates
Category Standard

Accommodation in hotels and inns with 3-star-level

Category Comfort

Accommodation in hotels and inns with 3- and 4-star-level

Price per person

Base price
ComfortStandard
Single room € 979,-- € 869,--
Double room € 709,-- € 629,--
Triple room € 709,-- € 629,--
Quadruple room € 709,-- € 629,--
Meals
ComfortStandard
Half board (in Vienna only b&b) € 200,-- € 180,--
Supplements
ComfortStandard
Seasonal supplement
10.05.2020 - 31.05.2020
€ 150,--€ 140,--
Seasonal supplement
01.06.2020 - 03.09.2020
€ 200,--€ 190,--
Seasonal supplement
04.09.2020 - 05.10.2020
€ 170,--€ 160,--
Bicycle
ComfortStandard
Rental bike (unisex-touring bike with free-wheel and stepless gear shift) + 2 saddle bags € 75,--€ 75,--
E-bike + 1 double-sided saddle bag € 180,--€ 180,--
Additional services
ComfortStandard
Komoot ( per journey ) € 30,-- € 30,--
Single roomDouble roomSingle roomDouble room
Salzburg-Package ( per person in a single room / double room ) € 255,-- € 194,-- € 210,-- € 170,--
Single roomDouble roomSingle roomDouble room
Vienna-Package ( per person in a single room / double room ) € 218,-- € 151,-- € 186,-- € 132,--
Stadtrundfahrt per Rad in Wien mit Mietrad ( per person ) € 37,-- € 37,--
Stadtrundfahrt per Rad in Wien mit eigenem Rad ( per person ) € 29,-- € 29,--
Additional nights Comfort
Double room Single room
Salzburg (from ) € 75,-- € 107,--
Salzburg (from ) € 94,-- € 134,--
Salzburg (from ) € 75,-- € 107,--
Vienna € 73,-- € 106,--
Additional nights Standard
Double room Single room
Salzburg ( from ) € 63,-- € 84,--
Salzburg ( from ) € 75,-- € 101,--
Salzburg ( from ) € 63,-- € 84,--
Vienna € 62,-- € 92,--
Impressions

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