Posthotel Achenkirch

Lake Achensee: pure biking bliss

Cycling holidays in Austria for adrenalin junkies & leisure cyclists

Freedom on two wheels – that’s what you will experience on your cycling holidays in Austria with us, whether you’re a beginner or a professional. Challenging mountain bike routes and easy cycle paths ensure one thing above all else: pure holiday bliss on two wheels. The wonderful panorama is included.

Are you ready for a biking challenge? When mountain biking in the Karwendel mountains, you can be sure you will experience the ultimate adrenalin kick. Flowing trails and rapid descents make the hearts of ambitious athletes fill with joy.

Do you prefer to pedal at a more comfortable speed and experience the pleasantly fresh air whirl around you as you cycle? Idyllic bike paths await you on the shores of Lake Achensee.

At our adults-only spa hotel, we have city bikes, mountain bikes, and e-bikes at your disposal


Bikes and mountain bike rental at the Posthotel Achenkirch during your cycling holidays in Austria

  • Five Posthotel city bikes (free for Posthotel guests)
  • Five Cube mountain bikes (half day €6; full day €10)
  • Vour e-mountain bikes (half day €35; full day €55)
  • Five mountain bikes (half day €35; full day €55)


Guided bike tours during your cycling holidays in Austria

By bike on the Rofan, through the Karwendel mountains or comfortably around Lake Achensee – every week, new adventures on two wheels await you in the Alps while cycling on holiday. The friendly and competent guides of the Posthotel Achenkirch are here to help. If you prefer to bike on your own, you can download (available only in German) some route recommendations in advance or contact us on site. During your cycling holidays in Austria, we would be happy to share the most rewarding routes with you!

Rewarding bike tours for your cycling holidays in Austria

Cycling is relaxing, fun, and good for your health. The wonderful panorama around Lake Achensee is always at your side. Here we have summarised some tour recommendations.

Cycle tour on the eastern shore of Lake Achensee

Duration: 2 hr. 30 min.

Route length: 19 km

Difficulty: easy


Starting from the Buchau car park (parking fees apply) in Maurach, ride along the lake until you arrive in Achenkirch.

Cycle tour to the Gramai Alm hut

Duration: 2 hr.

Route length: 13.7 km

Difficulty: intermediate


From the car park at the tollgate at the entrance to the Karwendel valleys, cycle through the Falzturntal valley towards Gramaialm hut. After about 300 metres of elevation gain, a wonderful panorama and a cosy stop invite you to take a break.

Steinberg circuit

Duration: 2 hr.

Route length: 17 km

Difficulty: intermediate

Start from the car park at Gasthof Waldhäusl: ride in the direction of Durrahof and along the Steinberger Ache. At the second junction, take a sharp left and continue via Tannegg to Durrahof. On the asphalt road, you can cycle back to the starting point.