Itinerary at a glance
Cycling through the Dolomites from the Hochpustertal is a delightful experience! You'll encounter stunning landscapes, culinary delights, and rich cultural experiences in the charming Cortina d’Ampezzo, the scenic Gsiesertal, and at the collegiate church in Innichen. Don't miss the opportunity to visit the Messner Mountain Museum in Bruneck Castle.
Individual arrival to the Upper Puster valley, to your start hotel in the heart of the Dolomites (Toblach, Niederdorf).
Starting from the highest point in Niederdorf/Toblach the bike paths leads along river Rienz through the villages of the valley to Bruneck. Visit castle Bruneck with the Messner Mountain Museum and the Folklore museum in Dietenheim. Ambitious cyclists have the possibility to continue to the valley Tauferer Ahrntal next to the river Ahr, the castle of Taufer awaits you. Return transfer to the hotel in the afternoon.
After a transfer into valley Fischleintal, the starting point of today, you start your bike tour. Some well-known Dolomites peaks are greeting you during your tour through the Sextner valley. You cycle out of the valley to Innichen (famous roman dome!). After refreshment at the origin of river Drau you return to your hotel. Ambitious cyclists extend the tour – start from Kreuzbergpass, via Nemesalm and along Helm. For sporty cyclists, it is possible to climb a few more metres and return to the starting hotel via the Innichberg.
You leave Niederdorf/Toblach. First you reach Innichen, afterwards you cross the Italian-Austrian border in the near of Winnebach. Comfortable cycling to Lienz, which is located at the meeting of rivers Isel and Drau. Worth-seeing is the old city and castle Bruck. Return transfer to the hotel in the afternoon.
A transfer will take you to Cortina. Going along a unique route, where former railway tunnels are lit up for cyclists, you will reach the high point in Gemärk/Cimabanche. From there, you will descend slightly to Lake Dürren and then continue going further along to the viewpoint of the Drei Zinnen, where you can enjoy looking at these fantastic, world famous mountains. You will cycle along the valley bottom until you get to Lake Toblach before returning to the hotel. If you are feeling ambitious you can cycle from Niederdorf/Toblach to Cortina and back (60-70km).
After breakfast transfer to your starting point in the Gsieser valley. This valley is coined through traditional farm houses, silence and tranquillity. In Welsberg you can visit the palace or you plan a stop in Niederdorf where you will find facilities for treatments according to Kneipp.
An easy bike tour, also adequate for families. You cycle on valley bike paths without noteworthy climbs. Furthermore you can also rest for a day. For sporty guests there are more demanding variants.
Prices and dates
3***S or 4**** hotel in Niederdorf/Toblach
Services & Information
Further details about this tour
- Accomodations as already mentioned
- Half board with multi-course dinner
- Carefully elaborated route description
- Detailed travel documents 1x per room (German, English, Italian)
- Transfers according to program
- GPS data
- Service hotline
Arrival / Parking / Departure
- Train station Niederdorf and Toblach
- Free public parking in Alta Pusteria.
Things to note
- Tourist tax, if due, is not included in the price!
- Depending on your arrival day the order of the excursions may change.
- This tour is a partner tour.
- Further important information according to the package travel law can be found here!