• Stilfser Joch in den Ortler-Alpen / Südtirol
    Stilfser Joch in den Ortler-Alpen / Südtirol Photo: Jarco Penning, @jarcopenning / unsplash.com

Road cycling routes in South Tyrol

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For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions in South Tyrol. Use our Travel Guide as a source of inspiration for planning your next adventure and browse through descriptions and route details of the most beautiful road cycling routes.
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The 10 Most Beautiful road cycling routes in South Tyrol

Road biking · Meraner Land
South Tyrolean classic over the Mendel and Gampen Passes
Premium content Difficulty difficult
2
86.4 km
5:30 h
1,775 m
1,775 m
The tour over the Mendel and Gampen Passes is an absolute classic that is definitely not to be missed during a stay in the Bolzano and Merano s countryside.
Road biking · Meraner Land
Pleasure tour to Lake Kaltern and along the Adige river
Premium content Difficulty moderate
2
120.3 km
6:00 h
550 m
550 m
We make our way through orchards and vineyards to Lake Kaltern, which is picturesquely embedded in the green vineyards with its greenish water colour.
Passschild am Penserjoch (passo Pennes)
Road biking · Meraner Land
Gipfelstürmer mit Penser Joch und Jaufenpass
Premium content Difficulty difficult
148.9 km
7:30 h
3,300 m
3,300 m
Anspruchsvoller Rundkurs über zwei "2000er" innerhalb der Südtiroler Alpen. Die Strapazen bergauf werden mit fantastischen Ausblicken und langen Abfahrten entlohnt.
Road biking · Vinschgau
Engadine circuit over the Ofen Pass
Premium content Difficulty difficult
129.8 km
7:00 h
2,200 m
2,200 m
A tour full of views amidst breathtaking mountain landscapes of the Val Müstair, Engadin, and the National Park region. With the Ofenpass, we also cross a 2000-metre peak.
Aussichtspunkt am Mendelpass (Bergbahn)
Road biking · South Tyrol
Gampen Pass - Castelfondo - Mendel Pass
Premium content Difficulty difficult
108.1 km
5:30 h
2,500 m
2,500 m
Challenging circuit over two serious passes, the Gampen and Mendel passes. In between, a ramp at Castelfondo gets in the way  
Road biking · Vinschgau
Stelvio including extension
Premium content Difficulty difficult
78.1 km
5:00 h
2,500 m
2,500 m
The tour takes us via the north-east ascent from Prad to the "queen of pass roads" - the Stilfser Joch. To complete the 2000 metres of altitude difference, a small loop follows in the Münstertal.
Kaltern on the wine route in summer
Road biking · Bolzano and environs
Südtiroler Weinstraße
recommended route Difficulty moderate
86.7 km
4:36 h
840 m
877 m
Interessante und reizvolle Entdeckungstour durch 16 Südtiroler Weinbaugemeinden
Ruins of Pfeffersburg/Casatsch
Road biking · South Tyrol
Short tour to Prissian Castle Village
Premium content Difficulty moderate
46.8 km
2:30 h
590 m
590 m
Short, varied tour along the Adige river and up to the castle-rich Tisner Höhenzug with its picturesque mountain villages of Tisens and Prissian, amidst green vineyards.
Ötztal Radmarathon
Road biking · Oetztal
Course - Ötztal Cycle Marathon
recommended route Difficulty difficult
1
225.5 km
12:00 h
5,500 m
5,500 m
Gut trainiert und hart im Nehmen sollte sein, wer sich dem Ötztaler Radmarathon stellen will. Er gilt als extrem schwierig, führt aber dafür durch eine einzigartige Berglandschaft im Herz der Alpen.
Road biking · Altopiano di Pinè,Valle di Cembra
Valle di Cembra from Palù di Giovo
recommended route Difficulty moderate
1
73 km
7:15 h
1,500 m
1,500 m
A must for cycling enthusiasts, the variety of the landscape and the uphill/descent intervals give rhythm to the route and offer exciting challenges.
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