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Biking in Val Venosta/Vinschgau: highly versatile

Whether you fancy a leisurely bike ride in the valley, mountain bike tour in the mountains, or a challenging pass climb with a road bike, biking in Val Venosta/Vinschgau is an experience you should not miss. Thanks to the many sunny days, you can usually explore the valley by bike from March until the end of November. Countless restaurants, huts, and more offer the ideal location for a break and a well-deserved snack and drink.

Biking in Val Venosta/Vinschgau for families and hobby bikers

Families and all those who opt for a leisurely biking holiday in Val Venosta/Vinschgau are well advised to explore the cycling track in the valley. It follows South Tyrol’s longest river, the Adige/Etsch, and is very popular in Val Venosta/Vinschgau. Another tip for bikers is the ancient Roman Road Via Claudia Augusta, that leads from Passo di Resia/Reschenpass over Malles/Mals and Silandro/Schlanders, past our holiday apartments in Ciardes/Tschars, towards the spa town Merano/Meran and even further south. In fact, the cycling track leads without major interruptions straight to Lake Garda.

Mountain biking in Val Venosta/Vinschgau

Over 80 perfectly marked mountain biking trails make up the biker’s paradise Val Venosta/Vinschgau. Whether beginner or pro, a bike holiday in Val Venosta/Vinschgau holds something for everyone. The trails in the valley are generally easy, while the high-alpine trails offer some real – and not to be underestimated – challenges for die-hard bikers. Biking in Val Venosta/Vinschgau takes you over well-groomed trails past meadows and pastures, across peaceful woods, or on narrow trails towards unforgettable mountain peaks.

Road biking in Val Venosta/Vinschgau

The Stelvio Pass road offers particularly stunning views for biking enthusiasts in Val Venosta/Vinschgau. Over 48 curves, an altitude difference of nearly 1,900 metres, and of course the unforgettable views make this a real highlight for road bikers. Another tip for biking fans in Val Venosta/Vinschgau: the mountain cycling trail leading into the Val Martello/Martelltal valley or the road biking tour at the foot of the Ortles/Ortler, the highest mountain in South Tyrol.

Biking in Val Venosta/Vinschgau & then relaxing at our residence

The outdoor pool of our holiday apartments in Val Venosta/Vinschgau is ideal for chilling and relaxing tired legs and muscles. Another great way to relax is to book a massage at our partner hotel, the Panoramahotel Himmelreich.