A person holding their bike and standing on a meadow ©Salzburgerland Tourismus Foto: Gerald Oberreiter
Day trips by bike and enjoying nature in the mountains ©Salzburgerland Tourismus Foto: Gerald Oberreiter

Cycling holidays in Salzburg: an unforgettable experience

Discover Salzburg by bike

Cycle tours offer the unique opportunity to experience the world from a different perspective - slower than by car, but with the freedom to stop at any time and take in the surroundings. Salzburg, the charming city in the heart of Austria, is a jewel for cycle travellers. Surrounded by the picturesque landscape of Salzburger Land, the city offers a perfect blend of culture, history and nature.

A cycle tour through Salzburg takes you through winding alleyways, past baroque churches, across lively squares and along the Salzach river. Experience the famous Hohensalzburg Fortress, Mozart's birthplace and the magnificent Mirabell Gardens up close.

Planning a cycling holiday in Salzburg

Good planning is the be-all and end-all of a successful cycle tour. Salzburg's varied landscape offers both flat and hilly routes, making the city an ideal destination for cyclists of all fitness levels. For an optimal experience, it is important to plan the route in advance, book accommodation and check the weather.

Stopover at the Scherer city hotel

The Stadthotel Scherer welcomes cyclists with open arms. With its strategically favourable location directly on Salzburg's most popular cycle paths, it is the ideal place for a stopover. Here you can relax, recharge your batteries and prepare for the next stage. The hotel offers a secure bike garage, service facilities and a rich breakfast buffet to prepare you for your daily adventures.

Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of Salzburg and experience the city and its surroundings in the most beautiful and authentic way - by bike. The city hotel Scherer offers the perfect starting point for your cycle tour through the heart of Austria. Book your holiday now or make a non-binding inquiry.

Hotel Scherer