Cycling in Eisack valley; by bike through South Tyrol
Discover the beauty of the mountains on a cycling tour through the Eisack valley. Several routes pass by impressive mountain sceneries through South Tyrol and invite you for a trip. Due to the different track lengths and difficulties both beginners and experienced athletes find just the right tour. We are happy to suggest you the most beautiful trails in the region.
The bike ride Brenner-Bozen
The bike ride Brenner-Bozen is one of the three most scenic routes in South Tyrol. This is a part of the bike trail Munich-Verona, which runs across borders. The section Brenner-Bozen goes over slight hills and through shady forests. Since the path is well marked, you are sure to reach the goal and cover the distance from Brenner to Bozen. The total length is around 96 km and begins with a light descent towards Sterzing. This is followed by small and idyllic villages that offer a picturesque sight. Next, the path leads to the fortress Franzenfeste and the monastery Neustift. Finally you reach Brixen and here you can take a little rest. In the historic center there are romantic little restaurants where you can get a refreshing drink. In the last part you ride from Brixen to Bozen passing through the gorge of the Eisack valley. The journey passes near the artistic town of Klausen, which is famous for the monastery hill Säben. At the end you reach the provincial capital of Bozen.
Can I rent bikes?
For your trip you can rent a suitable bike by us in Ratschings. You will find here both models for adults and children, so that even a smaller tour with the family can be made. In addition to the large and well-known routes, in Ratschings valley you find smaller trails as well, which have only a slight gradient.