When the first rays of sunshine warm the ground, you can already hear rattling engine noises on the streets of Salzburger Land. As for motor bikers, the season starts here especially early! With a helmet on your head, the leather clothes on your body and your hands firmly on the handlebars, jet through the landscape on your motorized two-wheeler.
Motorbiking around the Kaprunerhof
Even our hotel manager Stefan Unterkofler loves to conquer the streets around Kaprun with his Harley. Alone and together with other motorbike friends, he explores the surrounding area. And because he already has some tours behind him, he knows his way around and gives you some great tips for the best motorbiking tours in the area.
Motorbike tour along the Großglockner Hochalpenstraße
Anyone traveling by motorbike in the area around Zell am See must drive once the Grossglockner High Alpine Road. It is considered the uncrowned motorbike paradise in Austria and offers a cool route as well as beautiful views, meeting places for bikers and special parking lots.
Route: From the Hotel Kaprunerhof follow the main road to the beginning of the Grossglockner High Alpine Road. At the Gasthof Lukashansl in Bruck on the Großglocknerstraße, is the kilometer stone 0. Here begins the curvy driving pleasure over 48 kilometers through the beautiful landscape of the Grossglockner.
Distance: Großglockner Hochalpenstraße: 48 km
Level of difficulty: middle (many curves – has certain demands)
Cost: day ticket: € 25,00
Off to the Tiroler Land – the Tyrol Tour
Let your motorbike show you the nearby Tyrolean country! The Tyrol Tour takes you to Kitzbühel, where there is plenty to do, not just in winter. After a few kilometers through Tyrol, you pass the provincial border and then explore the Salzburger Land before returning to the Kaprunerhof.
Route: Kaprun – Mittersill – Kitzbühel – St. Johann in Tirol – Lofer – Weißbach bei Lofer – Saalfelden – Zell am See – Kaprun
Distance: 155 km
Level of difficulty: easy
Highlights: Shopping and enjoyment in Kitzbühel, summer tobogganing track on the Biberg/Saalfelden
Hochkönig Tour – Motorbike tour at the foot of the Hochkönigs
Cruise a few hours through the beautiful nature on your motorbike against the impressive backdrop of the Hochkönig. You pass idyllic places and exciting towns that guarantee entertaining stopovers. The Hochkönig tour also takes you across the Austrian borders to nearby Bavaria.
Route: Kaprun – Saalfelden – Weißbach bei Lofer – St. Martin bei Lofer – Lofer – Unken – Schneizlreuth – Ramsau bei Berchtesgaden – Schönau am Königssee – Bad Dürrnberg – Hallein –Kuchl – Golling – Abtenau – Annaberg – St. Martin – Hüttau – Bischofshofen – Mühlbach – Dienten – Maria Alm – Saalfelden – Kaprun
Shorter route: Kaprun – Saalfelden – Maria Alm – Dienten am Hochkönig – Mühlbach – Bischofshofen – Kaprun
Distance: around 220 km/110 km
Level of difficulty: easy
Highlights: summer toboggan track Saalfelden, Salzwelten and Keltenmuseum Hallein, Königssee (D), Salzachöfen in Golling
You want to know more about the tours? Ask Stefan Unterkofler - he likes to share his passion for motorbiking with you. We look forward to your visit together with your hot machine