From Lake Chiemsee through the Berchtesgadener Land.
The mountains will get higher and higher, but the cycling route continues to be nearly flat when you get closer to them. You will cycle through Aschau with its palace which can be seen from far away lying at the foot of the Chiemau mountains, and past the Kampenwand on Priental cycle path towards Tyrol. In Austria you can take a break at idyllic Lake Walchsee, before you will pass the german-austrian border again to reach the climatic spa town of Reit im Winkl with its typical Bavarian alpine atmosphere.
Hotel (example): Landhaus Lenzenhof
Narrow between the mountains the routing will take you along the German Alpine Road. On Mozart Cycle Path you will get past Lake Weitsee and with a little luck you can see a famous biathlon athlete in Ruhpolding during their summer trainings. You can have a lunch break in Inzell, another famous climatic spa town with its famous Lüftlmalerei, before you cycle via Schneitzlreuth along river Saalach to famous spa town Bad Reichenhall. What about a bit of „wellness“ in thermal bath or a ride with the legendary and oldest cable car of the world to the Predigtstuhl, 1.600m above sealevel.
Hotel (example): Hotel Almrausch
Today a short stage with lots of time to enjoy the fantastic views on Watzmann mountain on your way to Berchtesgaden. The Obersalzberg or famous Kehlsteinhaus is definitely worth a visit. Or you can cycle a couple of kilometres more along Königssee ache to reach famous Lake Königssee with the possibility to have a boat ride and the visit of Bartholomä monastery on the foothills of Watzmann.
Hotel (example): Hotel Alpina Ros
Along Königssee ache you will pass the Bavarian-austrian border again and then you only have some pedal rotations more to reach Salzburg with its many attractions. After an extensive visit of Salzburg you will cycle relaxed on the Tauern Cycle Path along river Salzach until you reach charming Laufen and Oberndorf with its famous „Silent Night Chapel“. Have a nice stroll in the evening at the riverside to end your day.
Hotel (example): Stadthotel Oberndorf
The first part of the cycle tour will lead you through small villages and farms to Lake Waginger See and further along river Traun and to Traunstein. The town is famous for its small Hofbrauhaus. Romantic Lake Tüttensee is on your way to the lakeside of Chiemsee. You will follow the way around Lake Chiemsee back to the start of your tour.
Hotel (example): Hotel Jägerhof
Departure or extension
Overall a slightly hilly route with few steep ascents. Beautiful routing on cycle paths and calm side roads. Very short sections on streets with more traffic.
| Season 1 |
08.04.2023 - 21.04.2023
30.09.2023 - 07.10.2023
| Season 2 |
22.04.2023 - 12.05.2023
09.09.2023 - 29.09.2023
| Season 3 |
13.05.2023 - 08.09.2023
|Chiemgau Highlights, 7 days, DE-CGRCH-07X|
|Base price|| |
|Surcharge single room||199.00||199.00||199.00|
Category: 3*** hotels and inns
| Season 1 |
Apr 8, 2023 - Apr 21, 2023
Sep 30, 2023 - Oct 7, 2023
| Season 2 |
Apr 22, 2023 - May 12, 2023
Sep 9, 2023 - Sep 29, 2023
| Season 3 |
May 13, 2023 - Sep 8, 2023
|Double room p. P.||89.00||89.00||89.00|
|Surcharge single room||39.00||39.00||39.00|
- Accommodation as already mentioned
- Welcome briefing (German, English)
- Luggage transfer
- EUROBIKE developed route
- Detailed travel documents 1x per room (German, English)
- App for Navigation and GPS-data available
- Service hotline
- Bike rental, including rental bike insurance
Arrival / Parking / Departure:
- Bernau or Prien train station
- München or Salzburg airport
- Public parking, partly free of charge, no reservation necessary/possible!
Things to note:
- Tourist tax, if due, is not included in the price!
- Further important information according to the package travel law can be found here!