from/to Villach Carinthian Lakes 2020 – The Classic Tour
This cycling holiday takes you right through Carinthia. The many and well established bike paths along the lakes are ideal for families and leisure cyclists. Starting point of this cycling tour is Villach, the second largest town in Carinthia. Passing by some of the most beautiful lakes, the bike route leads to Klagenfurt, the capital of Carinthia.
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Detailed information about this offer
- 7 nights in 4- and 3-star hotels
- daily buffet breakfast
- luggage transfer from hotel to hotel as far as Villach
- train ride Villach – Lendorf, incl. bike
- transfer Millstatt/Seeboden – Weißensee, incl. bike
- information material (cycle map with detailed short English tour description) per room
- service hotline also at the weekend
All prices in our offer include VAT. Not included in our prices is the city tax (approx. Euro 1,- to 2,50 per person/night) and is to be paid at the respective hotel.
Day 1 - Individual arrival in VillachIndividual arrival for your cycle holiday in Carinthia. Check-in, in your hotel and handover of your rented bike for your Carinthian Lakes bike tour. Enjoy the southern flair of Villach, where we recommend a stroll through the medieval town centre. Example of hotel: Hotel Mosser in Villach
Day 2 - Villach–Lake Millstätter See round trip–Millstatt/Seeboden, approx. 30 kmIn the morning you take the train to Lendorf near Spittal a. d. Drau. From there you cycle on secondary roads to Lake Millstatt, which is completely surrounded by a cycle path. You will discover the untouched south shore without any roads where you can enjoy a breathtaking view oft he lake in many places. Along the northern shore you cycle, partly directly along the lake, to the capital of the region, Millstatt am See. Example of hotel: Hotel Posthof in Millstatt
Day 3 - Millstatt/Seeboden – Lake Weißensee – Hermagor/Lake Pressegger See, approx. 30 kmIn the morning, a shuttle bus takes you up to the lake Weißensee. From there, a boat will take you to the starting point of the bike tour. The trip starts with a short slope before turning downhill again along the dreamy Gitschtal valley, to the small town of Hermagor and then to Lake Pressegger See. Example of hotel: Hotel Alpe Adria am Pressegger See
Day 4 - Hermagor/Lake Pressegger See– Lake Faaker See–Mühlbach/Rosegg, approx. 60 kmThe tour starts at the Gailtal cycle path, one of Carinthia´s most natural cycling routes. It leads through the Schütt nature reserve, formed by a landslide of the imposing Dobratsch mountain, and where the Gail river flows through wide gravel banks. From the Gailtal cycle path, turn off at Müllnern in the direction of lake Faaker See and continue along the southern shore of the lake. Then the path leads through small dreamy places to today´s final destination. Example of hotel: Hotel Rosentalerhof
Day 5 - Mühlbach/Rosegg –Keutschacher Seental valley –Klagenfurt/surroundings, approx. 40 kmToday starts with a section along the Drau cycle path and then leads to the Keutschacher Seental cycle path. The trip starts with some slopes before turning downhill towards the valley along the 4 lakes through idyllic natural landscape and forest sections. Via the suburb of Viktring you return to the shore of Lake Wörthersee and then cylce the last part to Klagenfurt along the Lendkanal, which connects the city center with the lake. Example of hotel: Hotel Sandwirth in Klagenfurt
Day 6 - Klagenfurt/surroundings– Lake Wörthersee–Villach; approx. 45 kmThe path leads you back to lake Wörthersee and then always along the north shore. The route runs continuously on bike paths and often directly along the lake, where you are free to stop for a cooling jump into the water. The bathing resorts along the lake are lively and have nice inviting sea promenades with many attractions for big and small cyclists. Leaving lake Wörthersee in a westerly direction you reach the Drava/Drau cycle path, the most famous bike path in Carinthia, which will bring you back to Villach. The relatively small city of Villach is perfect for little stroll in the centre. Example of hotel: Hotel Mosser in Villach
Day 7 - Villach– Lake Ossiacher See round trip–Villach, approx. 45 kmThe last cycle day leads you out along the Seebach out of Villach. The castle ruin of Landskron dominated the valley. Surrounded by the idyllic mountain scenery, you will come across inviting bathing resorts and the romantic Ossiach monastery. The dark green colour of the lake water is really inviting to take a last bath before closing the round trip in Villach. Example of hotel: Hotel Mosser in Villach
Day 8 - Individual departure or extra nights
Note for people with limited mobility
The cycle tour is not suitable for people with limited mobility. However, in specific cases it is possible to accommodate individual customer requests (e.g. barrier-free room).
Passport and visa requirements
To check in to your hotel you will need a valid passport or ID card.
For citizens of countries outside the Schengen area other regulations may apply. You are responsible for obtaining any visa you may require in good time.
Terms and Conditions of Payment:
The deposit of 10% of the tour price is due at the latest 14 days after receipt of the booking confirmation. The balance must be paid 7 days before arrival.
The general travel conditions of 1992 apply with following cancellation conditions: Prior to arrival the customer can cancel in written form at any time the booked arrangement. In case of cancellation or no show we charge following fees:
20% of the tour price up to 28 days before arrival date
30% of the tour price from 27th to 14th day before arrival date
50% of the tour price from 13th to 8th day before arrival date
70% of the tour price from 7th to 4th day before arrival date
90% of the tour price from 3rd day before arrival date to the day of arrival or “no show”
In case the booking is changed from the customer himself (change of date, duration of the tour or participant) up to 28 days prior arrival, a handling fee of € 50,- per booking is charged.
Thereafter the previous cancellation conditions apply. Such a change of booking is only in individual cases a possibility customers do not have a claim on it.
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Rates and additional services to book
Arrival: 25.04.2020 - 03.10.2020
every saturday, 25.04.-03.10.2020
Additionally every Tuesday, 01.06.- 31.08.2020
No arrival possible 25.07.- 01.08. and 29.08.- 05.09.2020
Special dates possible from 5 persons
Arrival: 25.04.2020 - 03.10.2020
Children´s discount (3rd and 4th person in extra bed with 2 full-paying persons) (valid only on the basic rate)
- child up to 05 years -100 % (in additional bed)
- child 06-11 years -50 % (in additional bed)
- child 12-14 years -30 % (in additional bed)
- adult from 15 years -10 % (in additional bed)
Bike rental (7-speed/reverse or 21-speed/freewheel touring bike)
€ 69,00 per stay
Rent an electric bike
€ 125,00 per stay