© Road biking in the Holiday Region Dachstein Salzkammergut (Photo: Erwin Haiden, bikeboard.at)
Road Biking in the Holiday Region Dachstein Salzkammergut in Austria (Photo: Erwin Haiden, bikeboard.at)

Road biking
in the Holiday Region


Feel how the kilometers melt under your racing bike. Hour-long rides with challenging vertical meters, impressive mountain and lake panoramic views and numerous places where you like to take a break to simply enjoy nature. This is road biking in the Holiday Region Dachstein Salzkammergut.

Gravel Biking

The best combination of road biking and mountain biking

You don't just want to hit the streets with your road bike, you want to dive deeper into nature? Then we recommend the gravel bike. It combines the best of road and mountain bikes. You can live out your desire for speed on the roads and spontaneously take the next mountain bike route on forest roads through our forests, without changing your bike.  Find out more about gravel biking in the Holiday Region Dachstein Salzkammergut. We have signed out gravel bike routes!

Frequently asked questions about road biking

Numerous road bike tours of all levels of difficulty and road bike events make the Salzkammergut a hotspot in the road bike scene. The Salzkammergut and also the Holiday Region Dachstein Salzkammergut are partners of the SalzburgerLand-Salzkammergut Road Bike Region. On their page you will find all road bike routes in the Salzkammergut: www.rennrad-austria.at/en


On www.dachstein.salzkammergut.at/en/road-biking you can get an overview of all the road bike routes, view each one in detail and download the GPX data to your bike computer.


The Holiday Region Dachstein Salzkammergut offers the right road bike route for every training phase. Road bike routes from 40 km to 100 km, from 200 m to 2200 meters of altitude difference are available to you.


The Salzkammergut is as well known for biking as for culinary delights. There are many places to stop for refreshments on the road bike routes, on the lake and in the mountains and valley. You can enjoy traditional and international dishes.


In Bad Goisern there are two bike workshops and bike shops that take care of your bike (Goisern Bikeworld and Bikes4You). You can also visit the manufacturer of special wheels directly: pancho wheels (bike & sport) has its production facility in Bad Goisern at Lake Hallstatt and offers exclusive wheels and, of course, tubes for emergencies.


Yes, you can order the free road bike map of the SalzburgerLand-Salzkammergut Road Bike Region at www.rennrad-austria.at/en. You can find the routes online on www.dachstein.salzkammergut.at/en/road-biking.


If you also want to explore the forest roads and woods, you are welcome to switch to a gravel bike. The bike specialists in the region (info on www.dachstein.salzkammergut.at/en/road-biking) offer gravel bikes for rent.


Our region is as well known for mountain biking as for gravel biking! You can find all routes on www.dachstein-salzkammergut.at/gravel-biken.