10-lakes round trip

10 lakes cycle tour

The 10-Lakes Country is one of the most beautiful regions of Austria. The spectacular mountains and lakes here is a year-round scenic nature. 
Austria
Easy to Moderate
  • 8 Days / 7 Nights
  • Self-guided Tour
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Itinerary

Information on the tour and bike fitting. In the case of those arriving at the Trumer Seen lakes, the subsequent daily tours are moved accordingly in the itinerary (these guests begin the tour with the route described for the third day, cycling the Salzburg - Trumer Seen lakes route on the final day).

Today, you will cycle along the Salzach to Oberndorf (birthplace of the Christmas carol  "Silent Night"), Arnsdorf (the “Silent Night” Museum), Michaelbeuern (abbey), and further on into the Trumer Seen lakes country (Lake Obertrumer See, Lake Mattsee, Lake Grabensee) and partly also to Lake Wallersee. A shorter, direct version is also possible!

On the third day, the tour will take you through the nature reserve of the Egelseen lakes to Schleedorf (model village and cheese-maker). Later, you will continue to the idyllic Lake Irrsee. Overnight stay in Mondsee (castle, smokehouse) or Attersee.

The day begins with a boat trip to Weyregg (make sure to note the dates for the season!). Afterwards, you will cycle through the Aurachtal valley to Lake Traunsee with Gmunden (castle Orth, ceramics factory), Altmünster (bicycle museum), and Traunkirchen ("Fishermen’s Pulpit").

Via train from Traunsee (lake traunsee) up to Obertraun near the Hallstätter See. You cycle along the lake (most beautiful town near the lake of the world) to Bad Goisern.

Via Bad Ischl (Emperor’s Park, Emperor’s Villa, Empress Sissi’s Teahouse) you will cycle along the Ischler Ache river to Lake Wolfgangsee: You will come through places such as St. Wolfgang (White Horse Inn, parish church, cog railway on to the Schafberg), Strobl, Lake Abersee (Zinkenbachklamm gorge) and St. Gilgen - the Mozart village on Lake Wolfgangsee.

On the seventh day, you will take the cycle route to St. Gilgen ("Mozart Village"), the hiking trail into the Tiefbrunnau, past the Hintersee lake, and the Strubklamm gorge into the Wiestal valley (dam); You will come through the Glasenbachklamm into the Salzachtal valley. Shortly before reaching Salzburg, it is worth visiting the castle Hellbrunn (park, zoo, water games). Your destination is the festival and Mozart city of Salzburg with its numerous attractions (fortress, old town).

The route

Along the lakes and river Salzach on cycle paths, flat. In between you are cycling on undulating sections in green rolling countryside. About 1/3rd of the route on dedicated cycle paths, almost all of the rest on country roads, forest lanes and quiet minor roads. Only a few and short sections are on roads with more traffic.

Prices and events

All data for 2020 at a glance
Season 1
Apr 11, 2020 - May 8, 2020
Sep 26, 2020 - Oct 10, 2020
täglich
Season 2
May 9, 2020 - Jun 19, 2020
Sep 5, 2020 - Sep 25, 2020
täglich
Season 3
Jun 20, 2020 - Sep 4, 2020
täglich
10 Lakes & Sound of Music, 8 days, Cat. A, Arrival Trumer Lakes, AT-SKRTS-08A
Base price
Surcharge single room
Surcharge half board evening meal (mostly multi-course, sometimes outside the property, payable with voucher)
10 Lakes & Sound of Music, 8 days/ 7 nights, Cat. B, Trumer Lakes, AT-SKRTS-08B
Base price
Surcharge single room
Surcharge half board evening meal (mostly multi-course, sometimes outside the property, payable with voucher)
799.00
219.00
189.00
689.00
129.00
155.00
839.00
219.00
189.00
729.00
129.00
155.00
929.00
219.00
189.00
789.00
129.00
155.00
Season 1
Apr 11, 2020 - May 8, 2020
Sep 26, 2020 - Oct 10, 2020
Season 2
May 9, 2020 - Jun 19, 2020
Sep 5, 2020 - Sep 25, 2020
Season 3
Jun 20, 2020 - Sep 4, 2020
Trumer Lakes A Komfort
Extra night p.p. dbl/bb
Extra night sgl/bb
Trumer Lakes B Standard
Extra night sgl/bb
Extra night p.p. dbl/bb
59.00
74.00
61.00
49.00
59.00
74.00
61.00
49.00
59.00
74.00
61.00
49.00
Price
7-gear unisex incl. rental bike insurance
7-gear gents incl. rental bike insurance
21-gear unisex incl. rental bike insurance
21-gear gents incl. rental bike insurance
bike+
Electric bike
79.00
79.00
79.00
79.00
129.00
189.00

Services & Extras

Included

  • Accommodation in your selected category
  • Breakfast buffet or extensive breakfast
  • Welcome briefing (German, English)
  • Luggage transfer between hotels
  • developed route
  • Detailed travel documents 1x per room (German, English, French) with route maps, route description, local attractions, important telephone numbers
  • Boat ride on Lake Attersee incl. your bike for arrivals between 01.07. and 31.08.
  • Train journey Lake Traunsee – Lake Hallstättersee incl. bike (does not apply to the shortened tour)
  • Bike transfer into the Tiefbrunnau/opportunity for limited number of persons to get a lift
  • E-signposting
  • GPS-data is available
  • Service hotline

Optional extras

  • Half-board evening meal (mostly multi-course, sometimes outside the property, payable with voucher)
  • Bike rental, including rental bike insurance


Not included

  • Arrival and departure
  • parking fees
  • spa and local taxes as far as due
  • optional surveys
  • travel insurance
  • Expenditure on personal needs

Arrival / Parking / Departure

  • Salzburg or Trumer Seen lakes.
  • Salzburg Cat. A: Park garage for 10,-€  the day
  • Cat. B.  8,- € per day on parking spaces
  • Trumer Seen lakes: free parking
 

Cat. A: You will stay in 3 and 4 star hotels. All rooms have shower/WC or bath/WC.

Cat. B: Accommodation is in well-kept hotels and inns. All rooms have shower/WC or bath/WC.

 

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