© Danube Cycle Path near Feldkirchen © WGD Donau Oberösterreich Tourismus GmbH/CMVisuals
Danube Cycle Path near Feldkirchen © WGD Donau Oberösterreich Tourismus GmbH/CMVisuals
Danube Cycle Path near Feldkirchen © WGD Donau Oberösterreich Tourismus GmbH/CMVisuals

Explore a whole region by bike. At your own pace, with the wind in your hair and the fresh mossy scent of the river in your nose. Cycle in stages from place to place on long-distance cycle paths, discover cultural treasures and become more and more one with the varied landscape that opens up along the riverbanks with every pedal stroke. On enjoyable round trips with the e-bike, you can also explore the surrounding countryside of the Danube Region and discover completely new perspectives. Test your limits on challenging mountain bike trails. In addition to the classic Danube Cycle Path, the Danube cycling region of Upper Austria has so much more to offer. On the saddles, get set, go!


© Cycling near Au an der Donau © WGD Donau Oberösterreich Tourismus GmbH/CMVisuals
Cycling near Au an der Donau © WGD Donau Oberösterreich Tourismus GmbH/CMVisuals

Pleasure cycling: Experience nature, feel the joy.

Long-distance cycle routes

When cycling in the Danube Region, the first thing that comes to mind is, of course, river cycling along the Inn or Danube Cycle Paths. In addition to the Danube Cycle Path, a total of 16 officially signposted regional cycle routes lead through the Danube Region in Upper Austria. A perfect starting point for unforgettable cycling pleasure from stage to stage.

Cycling Region Danube Upper Austria

15 new tours to discover between Schärding and Grein.

Car off. Holiday on.

The Danube region with its dense cycling and hiking network is easy to explore without a car. On foot, by bike or with the power of an e-bike, you can get close to nature and experience moments that would probably remain hidden on four wheels.

Don't have your own e-bike? No problem! Our bike rental partners make cycling holidays easy without the hassle of travelling by bike. The iBIKE BOXES at six locations are also brand new: these practical boxes are equipped with high-quality bikes and make it easy to hire a bike online or directly on site.

Tip: 50% discount with the DONAU.Erlebnis Card

Mountain biking in the Danube region

Biking over hill and dale in the midst of the hilly landscape of Upper Austria.

The fantastically hilly landscape and tours with varying degrees of difficulty make the granite country from the Danube to the Bohemian Forest a paradise for mountain bikers.

Of course, the encounters with the rock may not be missing! Whether nature trails, scenic features, rock formations or even people who work with the rock.

In the Mühlviertler Granitland there are now two brand new mountain bike tours - from leisurely to very sporty, everything is included.

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Information & Inspiration

Let the Danube region in Upper Austria inspire you. Free brochures and maps bring new vacation ideas or whet your appetite for a weekend excursion. Meet authentic people from the region and always keep an eye on our infrastructure and services.

Free Brochures

New cycle map, Danube cycle path brochure, holiday catalogues, four new hiking maps, exciting excursion tips and much more...

Information on diversions and closures
Current news: Danube Cycle Path

Service & Infrastructure

Everything around the bike...

Arrive comfortably and rent a bike or e-bike for tours in the Danube Region - that's possible with our bike rental partners.
And to ensure that the e-bikes always have enough juice, we have also compiled a list of e-charging stations for bicycles.

If you are travelling by train or bus, you will also find information here on how public mobility works locally in the Danube Region.

Ferries, bridges and power station crossings complete the infrastructure in the region and enable a comfortable crossing to the other side of the river right through the waves of the Danube.


Current ferry timetable

Conquer both banks of the Danube during a cycle tour on the Danube Cycle Path or a hike on the Donausteig trail - the Danube ferries allow you to easily cross to the other side of the Danube. The ferries are just right for exploring both the north and south banks of the Danube. Of course you can take your bikes with you on the ferries!


Experience the Danube Region

The Danube region in Upper Austria with its breathtaking natural scenery is a wonderful place for a holiday or even the next excursion - alone, as a couple or with the whole family.