PLEASURE BIKE TOUR FROM OSSIACHER SEE TO WÖRTHERSEE

Bike tour to the Carinthian bathing lakes

 

about 250 km

from € 529

8

Days

DESCRIPTION:

A different kind of enjoyable bike tour. On this combined star tour you get to know the most beautiful bathing lakes in Carinthia from two starting points. During the first part of your bike tour you will explore the nearby Ossiacher See and the turquoise Faaker See from the Villach region. You cycle on the Drau Cycle Path to your second holiday station on the famous Wörthersee, where you can also visit the state capital Klagenfurt. You can design the daily bike tours individually and in between always plan time for a bathing break in one of the numerous beach baths and enjoy the Carinthian lake landscape and cuisine.

SERVICES:

  • 7 nights in 3 * -star and 4 * -star hotels
  • Breakfast buffet or rich breakfast
  • Luggage transfer from accommodation to accommodation (1 piece of luggage per person, max. 20 kg)
  • Parking lot in Villach / Ossiacher See (Willroider parking lot free, others for a fee)
  • Cycling maps, information material
  • Service hotline (7 days a week)

GETTING THERE:

Individual arrival in Villach, also very easy by train
Daily from 01.05. until October 30.09.2021rd, XNUMX
Event notice
During the major events Villacher Kirchtag (01.08.-08.08.2021) and European Bike Week (07.09.-12.09.2021), hotel rooms in Villach are difficult to obtain and unfortunately can only be booked at an additional cost.

PRICE:

Category:

3 * -star hotels and 4 * -star hotels

€ 529, - per person
01.05. a 30.06.2020
01.09. a 30.09.2020

€ 569, - per person
01.07. a 31.08.2020

EXTRAS:

Single room surcharge: € 145
HP surcharge: € 145, -

RENTAL BIKES
Touring bike: € 80, -
E-bike: € 140, -

Local tax, if due, is not included in the tour price.

return transfer Wörthersee - Villach: € 45 per person including bike
Please reserve in advance.

 

Getting there

Individual arrival in Villach or Ossiacher See and check-in at the hotel. The day is at leisure.

A cycling holiday with bathing fun - Lake Ossiach invites you to take a break

Jetty at Lake Ossiach © Martin Steinthaler

Ossiacher See tour, approx. 45 km

Your cycling holiday starts with a circumnavigation of the Ossiacher See, whose cycle path mostly runs directly on the shore. Landskron castle ruins towers high above the lake. Numerous attractions invite you to visit along the way: the baroque collegiate church in Ossiach, a trout station for lunch, the nature reserve under the peat moor and the famous stone house in Bodensdorf. You can also cover part of the bike route with great pleasure on a ship of the Lininenschifffahrt.

View of the Landskron castle ruins © Dr. Marianne Feiler

Drau cycle path, approx. 45 km

For today's bike excursion you first cycle to the main train station in Villach and take the train to Spittal / Drau (train ticket not included). Take your time to tour the city. Porcia Castle is considered the most important Renaissance building in Austria. Then you cycle downriver on the Drauradweg back to Villach.

cycle on the Drau Cycle Path from Toblach in South Tyrol to Maribor in Slovenia

With the e-bike on the Drau cycle path, © Maritn Hoffmann

Faaker See tour, approx. 35 km

This stage takes you to the aquamarine-blue Faaker See. When circumnavigating the Faaker See, you should use the free access to the lake in Finkenstein for a swim and a leisurely rest. Via Warmbad Villach, whose Kärnten Therme invites you to visit with attractive spa facilities, you will reach Villach again

Cycling in Carinthia and bathing fun on Lake Faak - unforgettable experiences on a cycling holiday

View of Faaker See

Ossiacher See - Wörthersee, approx. 40 to 55 km

Today is a change of hotel to the famous Wörthersee on the program, which you can reach on the Drau cycle path. On the way, in Rosegg, the most species-rich zoo in Carinthia is worth a visit. Then you cycle to Velden am Wörthersee, which invites you to take a leisurely rest with its beach promenade and cafes, and on to the north bank to Krumpendorf.

he largest zoo in the Austrian state of Carinthia - cyclists will be delighted

Zoo Rosegg

Wörthersee round trip, approx. 45 km

Around the Wörthersee - partly along the lake, partly through well-known holiday resorts, you get to know the unmistakable panorama of the lake landscape. Take a break on the Maria Wörth peninsula, visit one of the Wörthersee beach baths or take a trip on a Wörtersee liner.

Explore the exclusive bathing resort by bike - a tour to enjoy

Maria Wörth am Wörthersee, © VeldenTourismus

Day trip to Klagenfurt, approx. 35 km

Today you have enough time to get to know the state capital Klagenfurt am Wörthersee by bike. Visit the old town with the famous landmark, the Lindwurm, or take a trip around the world in the Minimundus adventure park.

Cycling holiday in the state capital Klagenfurt am Wörthersee in the heart of Carinthia

Main square Klagenfurt, © Kärnten Werbung

 

Departure

Individual journey home or return transfer from Lake Wörthersee to Villach.

BOOKING HOTLINE

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