Self Guided Walking & Cycling Holidays in Austria
Our self guided walking and cycling holidays in Austria are the perfect way to explore this beautiful country at your own pace. Discovering the beauty of Austria is definitely best done on foot or from the saddle of your bike. Austria is a diverse country with a rich history and a passion for the outdoors. Enjoy majestic Alpine landscapes of mighty peaks, pine-forested slopes and wildflower-covered meadows, admire the elegance and culture of its cities, filled with music and life, and experience first-class hospitality and tasty regional cuisine.
Our walking itineraries in Austria take in some of the most spectacular parts of the Alps and the beauty of Salzkammergut lakes, while two of the most popular cycling routes in Europe, The Danube Cycle Path and Lake Constance Cycle Path, are located in Austria.
Austria: Travel & Visa Info
- Language: German. Many people speak English in big cities, but this might not be the case in remote areas. However, most of the hotel personnel where you stay speak English and are ready to help you. Road signs/markers are in the Latin alphabet – and you can always call our 24/7 helpline if there are any problems.
- Electric supply and plugs: 220V, 50hZ, two-pin round plugs.
- Currency: We strongly advise taking sufficient cash for your daily requirements. Banks and ATMs are available, and credit/debit card payments are widely accepted in towns and cities and big petrol station chains but might be limited at some of the villages you visit.
- Up-to-date FCO travel advice on Austria is available here.