Vacation in the garden of Austria – East Styria on two wheels
Oststeiermark Tourismus, Bernhard Bergmann
When spring rolls back around, the white-pink dream landscape of millions of blossoms opens up: the Alpine pastures and mountain meadows of Eastern Styria await cyclists and mountain bikers. Experience an unforgettable and enjoyable cycling experience in a varied landscape and enjoy delicious culinary treasures from the region's gardens. Cycle along shady paths along the rivers next to blooming orchards and vineyards or explore the diversity of Eastern Styria by e-bike on the panoramic rides.
As you go, you will be enticed by numerous sights and boutique shops housing beautiful regional products. You'll see magnificent castles and exciting exhibitions, as well as wonderful show gardens. You can experience and discover all this and much more with the GenussCard in the regions of Eastern Styria, Thermenland and Vulkanland Steiermark as well as Southern and Western Styria. From the first night onwards, you will receive the card free of charge from a GenussCard partner company and can thus take advantage of more than 200 excursion destinations free of charge between 1 March and 31 October.
For cyclists in particular, the GenussCard includes the TrailLand Miesenbach with a day trail ticket and the Pfadkundig Bikeschule with a mountain bike adventure lesson. Nothing stands in the way of an eventful and active holiday. Bett+Bike certified companies make it particularly easy for you to find suitable accommodation in the holiday region of Eastern Styria. A safe place to park your bikes, tools for small repairs, maps and a delicious range of food will make every cyclist's heart beat faster.
In 2020, there will again be many cycling events in Eastern Styria:
20 - 21.06.2020 - MTB Marathon in Pöllau
24-25.07.2020 - 24h Ultra Cycling Challenge in the ecoregion of Kaindorf
14.08.2020 - Start Hartbergerland World Cycling Week
26.08.-30.08.2020 - International Cycling Youth Tour
This promising bike tour leads from the nature park Pöllauer Tal, the realm of the Hirschbirne and the orchards, through the apple country Stubenbergsee, the largest apple growing area of Austria.
Along the well signposted cycle path from Pöllau to Stubenberg, you can discover many interesting destinations…
This bike tour takes you along the Styrian Apple Road from the fruit storage Puch to the "House of the apple" and further on the mare stud Töchterlehof in the market Anger. Almost always apple orchards and elderberry plantations line the little-used side roads on which the tour runs. In Anger there is…
Get recommendations on the best single tracks, peaks, & plenty of other exciting outdoor places.
This tour, opened in 2018 with many great vantage points, connects the district town of Weiz with the alpine nature park Almenland. The mountain bike trail, which is also ideal for e-bikes, takes you from the starting point in Weiz up to St. Kathrein am Offenegg at 1,000 meters altitude. Here we show…
This easy mountain bike route leads from Mixnitz over the Breitenau up to the gentle Teichalm. Continue to the Tyrnaueralm, back down into the valley and then around the Heuberg back to Mixnitz. Between Mixnitz and the Breitenau are some kilometers to drive along the national road - apart from that you…
Starting from the village center of Bad Waltersdorf, this 13 kilometer long, family-friendly cycle tour awaits you. Along the Styrian wine and orchards, many wine taverns with regional specialties invite you to take a break. In addition to the numerous restaurants you cycle past the well-known spa Bad…
This approximately 50-kilometer bike tour takes you through the beautiful nature of Eastern Styria and offers time and again cultural and culinary highlights that invite you to small breaks and make this bike ride to a varied daily program.
The route is navigable in both directions and officially starts…
The Ringkogel is the local mountain of Hartberg and the Ringwarte, the observation tower at the top of the mountain, the landmark of the city. In addition, the Ringwarte is your constant companion on this approximately 31-kilometer bike tour, which is always in your field of vision and provides you with…
Up on the 1,743 meter high Hochwechsel it says on this summit tour starting from Waldbach. You overcome about 1,130 vertical meters - an e-bike is therefore particularly well suited for this tour.
Start is in the community Waldbach, which is especially known for the "Wiedner water games": hundreds, only…
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