Through the City of Mozart on Your Bike

Cycling in Salzburg

Information on Biking

People living in Salzburg have known it for a long time, and whoever comes to live in Salzburg will realise it instantly: cycling enjoys great popularity in the city of Mozart. Salzburg has been repeatedly awarded Austria's cycling-friendliest city. The perfectly developed cycling path network in and around Salzburg makes cycling convenient and safe.

Here are some facts about what has been done for cycling enthusiasts in Salzburg:

  • More than 170 km of attractive cycle paths with 900 signs
  • 29 sign-posted cycling tours through the city
  • 5,500 bicycle racks
  • Free self-service stations with tools, workstand, lube and compressed air for emergencies – find one of the service stations directly at the Kolping House

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Cyclers along the river Salzach in Salzburg
Cycling in the city of Salzburg in Austria

The Salzach Cycling Path Starting Right at the Doorstep

The Kolping Hostel Salzburg serves as the perfect starting point for cycling. The Salzach cycling path runs past the house; on this track you will reach the old town in less than 10 minutes. Wherever you want to go, the bicycle is almost always the quickest, cheapest and above all most stress-free means of transport, especially in the warmer months.

Bike Rental

The Kolping House Salzburg offers you rental bikes; there are ample roofed bike racks right in front of the building. Explore the baroque World Cultural Heritage stress-free on your bicycle. Cycling in Salzburg is perfect for adults as well as for families with children.

Information About Cycling in Salzburg

Various tours through the city of Mozart run on separate cycle lanes and special subways for cyclers help you avoid going over bridges or main roads.

Find further information on the cycling network in Salzburg on cycling map, cycling tours, location of the service stations, safety tips as well as special offers for cyclers.

Cycling Holiday in Salzburg

Sportive or moderate, in and around Salzburg you will find a great range of cycling tours. Cycle along both sides of the River Salzach for kilometres on end; take a ride on the beautiful Hellbrunner Allee, which is closed to traffic. Cycle from the city centre to Hellbrunn Castle with its world famous water games and the zoo. The Tauern cycle path (175km) runs from Oberndorf via Salzburg to Hallein, Golling or Krimml; the Mozart circular cycle track leads you through Salzburger Land and over the border to Bavaria. On the Salzkammergut cycle path you will pass 13 wonderful lakes on 345km. Mountain bikers will find new exciting challenges on the mountains Gaisberg, Heuberg and Untersberg.

The Kolping Hostel Salzburg team will gladly provide you with further information on the cycle paths in and around Salzburg. We are looking forward to your room enquiry for your stay at the cycling-friendly hostel in Salzburg.

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