Biking in the Alpbachtal Valley

Your holiday at 4* Hotel Pirchnerhof – Experience the most beautiful valley in Austria by bike

Discover the ideal starting point for your biking adventures at Hotel Pirchnerhof in Tyrol’s Alpbachtal valley. Explore the breathtaking Kitzbühel Alps on mountain bike or e-bike, with charming alpine pastures and mountain huts awaiting your discovery. Treat yourself to stunning views, refreshing ‘Radler’ drinks, and hearty snacks as your well-deserved rewards after conquering challenging ascents. For those keen on exploring Alpbachtal’s surroundings during their vacation, a road bike promises pure joy. Follow the trails of the 2018 World Cycling Championships, ride along the picturesque Inntal valley or Zillertal valley cycle paths, journey to Lake Achensee, or venture to the Wildschönau – a plethora of enticing destinations await nearby. After an exhilarating day on two wheels, unwind and rejuvenate in our wellness area. Meanwhile, your bike is kept safe in the hotel’s own bike garage with charging stations for e-bikes.

Highlights for your biking holiday in Austria

  • 250 kilometers of biking joy across 50+ official mountain bike tours

  • 2 stages of the Bike Trail Tirol
  • 5 paved road bike routes
  • Stages of the Tour of the Alps 2023

  • Inntal valley cycle path and Zillertal valley cycle path

  • E-bike tours such as the Alpbachtal Panorama Tour
  • Mountain bike guide for e-bike tours

  • Bike garage with charging stations for e-bikes at the hotel

  • Discounts for cable cars, bike rental & more with the Alpbachtal Card
  • Wellness area at the hotel for relaxation during your active vacation

Cycling between nature and culture

Cycling in Tyrol holds a special allure for enthusiasts of all levels. Immerse yourself in the charm of Alpbachtal, where a wealth of cultural treasures awaits to complement your cycling adventure.

  • Natural beauty: Alpbachtal is known for its lush green forests, picturesque flowering meadows, crystal-clear lakes and impressive mountains of the Tyrolean Alps creating a stunning natural tapestry that enchants visitors year-round.

  • Varied routes: the region presents a diverse array of bike routes tailored to accommodate different levels of difficulty and interests. Whether you’re seeking gentle tours suitable for families and leisure cyclists or craving the adrenaline of challenging mountain bike or racing bike adventures, the Alpbachtal valley in Tyrol offers something for everyone. Discover your ideal tour match amidst the breathtaking landscapes and thrilling terrain this region has to offer.

  • Well-developed infrastructure: Alpbachtal has an excellent cycling infrastructure, featuring well-signposted paths, convenient resting spots, charging stations for e-bikes, and bike rental stations. This comprehensive setup ensures that cycling in the region is not only safe but also comfortable and easily accessible for all.

  • Cultural experiences: Discover historical sights and indulge in the regional cuisine by visiting Tyroleon villages by bike. Admire their traditional architecture and submerge yourself in the natural and cultural richness of the Alpbachtal valley.


Experience the Kitzbühel Alps by mountain bike

Discover over 50 official mountain bike routes spanning approximately 250 kilometres in the breathtaking Alpbachtal region of Tyrol. From serene meadows to charming villages, thrilling trails to gravel paths, there’s something for every rider, regardless of skill level.

A must-try for an unforgettable Alpbachtal experience is the Alpbachtal Panorama Tour. This technically easy but physically demanding circular route treats you to stunning vistas of the entire Alpbachtal valley and the majestic Kitzbühel Alps.

Please note, all mountain bike routes and cycle paths are closed from November 1st to April 1st for safety reasons. Plan your adventures accordingly to fully enjoy the natural beauty and challenges Alpbachtal has to offer.

Embark on an e-bike adventure through Tyrol

For those craving longer routes or steeper paths in the Alps, electric bikes with their robust motors provide effortless support to soak in the region’s beauty. If you need to recharge your e-bike battery along the way, Brixlegg municipality offers two official charging stations: one at the Bikestopp rest area at the Inn and another in the village centre of Brixlegg. Additionally, numerous restaurants offer e-bike battery charging facilities, allowing you to indulge in delicious Tyrolean cuisine while you wait – making the most of your downtime!

A standout for e-bike enthusiasts is the Schatzberg e-bike round tour from Alpbach. This tour seamlessly blends the benefits of e-bikes and mountain bikes, guiding you through a landscape adorned with breathtaking panoramas. Revel in summit bliss and discover charming alpine pastures for a cozy rest stop.


Discover Tyrol by road bike

Alpbachtal proves to be the perfect launchpad for road cyclists who want to experience Tirol by bike. With a large selection of routes ranging from easy to challenging, the region caters to cyclists of all skill levels. Venture into neighbouring valleys or circle the majestic Wilder Kaiser massif, with a choice of five easy, ten moderately difficult, and eight demanding routes starting directly from Alpbachtal.

A special tour recommendation is the medium-difficulty tour around the Wilder Kaiser. This route encompasses the entire Kaiser massif, offering impressive landscapes and thrilling descents. The blend of awe-inspiring nature, technical obstacles, and opportunities to test your endurance makes Alpbachtal a heaven for road cyclists.

Rent a bike easily and conveniently

Have you arrived without a bike or are you interested in trying out the latest e-bike technology, perhaps for the first time? Our partner RENT A BIKE near the hotel is ready to assist you on choosing the ideal electric bike. They offer top-notch service for adjustments and repairs as well. Additionally, you can rent various bike models, including e-bikes from other rental stores often at a discounted rate with the Alpbachtal Card.


Smart card for your vacation

The Alpbachtal Card offers you a wide range of benefits and amenities specially tailored to cyclists:

  • Free mountain lift usage: Some lifts in Alpbachtal, Tyrol, transport bikes, ideal for accessing higher starting points for rides. Participating cable cars include the Wiedersbergerhornbahn and the Reitherkogelbahn.

  • Bike rental discounts: Enjoy discounted rates at local bike rental shops. Whether you need a mountain bike, e-bike, or road bike, these discounts make it convenient to explore different options or rent if you didn’t bring your own bike.

  • Complimentary regional transport: Travel around the region for free with the Alpbachtal Card, perfect for reaching various tour starting points or returning comfortably after a long ride.

  • Tour and course discounts: Benefit from reduced rates on guided bike tours and riding technique courses, enhancing your exploration and trail safety. For details on available the tours and courses, feel free to inquire withour helpful hotel staff.

  • Leisure facility access: Beyond cycling, the Alpbachtal Card provides access or discounts to various leisure facilities in the region, like swimming pools and museums – ideal for unwinding after a day on the bike.

Indulge in wellness during your biking getaway

After exhilarating on your bike and after you have safely stored your bike in the hotel’s own bike garage with charging stations for e-bikes, we provide not just comfortable rooms & suites, but also the perfect opportunity to unwind in our wellness area. Conclude your day in our Finnish sauna, bio sauna, infrared cabin, or in our steam bath, luxuriating inthe soothing warmth for your tired muscles. Surrounded by tranquility and comfort, our relaxation room offers a sanctuary to completely disconnect. If you prefer the fresh air, our sunbathing lawn beckons you to linger outdoors. Relax amidst the gentle breeze and take in the magnificent mountain scenery of the Kitzbühel Alps. For more information or to book your vacation at Hotel Pirchnerhof in Tyrol, simply reach out to us. We look forward to welcoming you!