on the Enns bike path
1. Day- Individual arrival in Radstadt
Individual arrival and overnight stay in Radstadt, the small historical city in the Salzburger Sportwelt region.
Overnight stay in Radstadt at the Hotel-Gasthof Brüggler.
Tip in the case of an earlier arrival: Entry tour to the starting point of the Enns bike path (approx. 40 km round trip). From Radstadt a slight ascent leads through Flachau to Flachauwinkl, where the Enns bike path begins at the confluence of the Enns and the Pleißling rivers.
2. Day - Radstadt - Aigen im Ennstal (approx. 66 km )
Heading downstream from Radstadt over the state line at Mandling and past the medieval town of Schladming to Trautenfels (castle), the path continues past Irdning to Aigen on the Putterersee lake. Overnight stay in Aigen at the Landhotel - Gut Puttererseehof.
3. Day - Aigen im Ennstal - St. Gallen (approx. 71 km)
From Aigen through the shopping city of Liezen to Admont (world's largest abbey library!). Further along the Enns river through the picturesque "Gesäuse", where the Enns abruptly descends almost 130 meters, through Hieflau, Großreifling (forestry museum) to St. Gallen (Gallenstein castle).
Shortcut (- 25 km) from Weng (near Admont) over the Buchauer saddle (3 km steep incline, then 13 km downhill) to St. Gallen. For this section the company Taxi- und Busreisen Weissensteiner also offers a transfer service including bicycle and luggage transport (telephone reservation +43 (0)664 4329926). Overnight stay in St. Gallen at the Naturhotel Schloss Kassegg.
4. Day - St. Gallen - Reichraming (approx. 49 km)
From St. Gallen to Altenmarkt (state line to upper Austria) and onward along the Enns past Weyer (beautiful market, Enns museum) to Reichraming. The wonderful alternate route (is the heart of the Enns bike trail) leads through the Reichraminger Hintergebirge in the Kalkalpen National Park: from St. Gallen the path climbs 7,5 km to Unterlaussa, followed by a steep 3,5 km ascent to the "Mooshöhe". For this section the company Taxi- und Busreisen Weissensteiner also offers a transfer service including bicycle and luggage transport (telephone reservation +43 (0)664 4329926). From there it's downhill through 13 tunnels all the way to Reichraming. Overnight stay in Reichraming at the Gasthof Ortbauerngut.
5. Day - Reichraming - Enns (approx. 54 km)
Over Losenstein (ruin), Ternberg, Garsten (Benedictin cloister) and the medieval baroque shopping city of Steyr to Enns, Austria's oldest city Austrias. Overnight stay in Enns at the Hotel Zum Goldenen Schiff.
6. Day - Individual return trip
See "At a glance" for information on the return trip.