Whether downhill mountain biking and road cycling or comfortable e-biking and cycling – the Zillertal is a paradise for mountain bikers, occasional cyclists and sports enthusiasts. From leisurely family tours to professional trails and downhill adventures, there is everything in the area that makes the cyclist's heart beat faster. Road cyclists can work their way through the steep climbs and serpentines of the Zillertal Höhenstrasse. Mountain bikers go on unpaved single trails or test their skills in the Bike Park.
Our 4-star Hotel Das Kaltenbach is located in the heart of the Zillertal and offers the perfect starting point for mountain biking and cycling.
Here you get everything the biker heart desires:
- NEW! Bike Lounge – secured room with bike lift for comfortable and protected parking of your e-bike or mountain bike
- NEW! Secure parking space for your bicycle holder from your car
- Washing facilities for cleaning your bike
- High-quality rental bicycles (city bikes or mountain bikes) of the brand Corratec as well as free rental of helmets
- Children's bicycles in sizes 20 inches and 24 inches
- Meals for the road: On request we can prepare our guests a light and vital lunch package (for a fee)
- Tour suggestions and information corner at the reception and in each room or apartment on our tablets
- Equipment for washing and drying cycling clothing
- Quality-tested bicycle and bike accommodation
Especially for newcomers and families, the Zillertal cycle path is the ideal starting point for a bike tour. The almost flat route runs 30 kilometres along the Ziller from Strass to Mayrhofen and back. If you want to skip a part of the route or come back comfortably, you can take a bicycle on the Zillertalbahn, which runs right along the route.
At the edge of the path there are cool playgrounds, refreshing swimming lakes and refreshments. Ideal for an outing with the family or for a leisurely tour for two.
Impressive views offers the challenging road bike tour Zillertaler Höhenstraße . Despite the steep challenge, the panoramic views of the Tuxer, Kitzbüheler and Zillertal mountains are outstanding.
We show you the most beautiful cycling tours in the Zillertal and from Kaltenbach – from comfortable to challenging. By the way: We are happy to provide all guests in the Kaltenbach with the right bike equipment and give tips for individual routes.
For all adrenaline junkies a new highlight in Kaltenbach – the downhill trail Kaltenbach in the Bike Park Hochzillertal. Located directly at the valley station of the cable car Hochzillertal, mountain bikers get their money's worth here.
The single trail, the trial park and the pump track offer different levels of difficulty. Jumps, steep curves and wave tracks await you in front of the unique mountain panorama. For up-and-coming artists there is the children's park, which offers challenges for the youngest.
By the way: You can get the bike equipment directly from our bike rental Sport Stock.urs in the Zillertal and from Kaltenbach – from comfortable to challenging. By the way: We are happy to provide all guests in the Kaltenbach with the right bike equipment and give tips for indivdual routes.
In addition to numerous bike routes, varied single-trails and downhill routes await mountain bikers in the Zillertal. Here is something for every performance level!
Only about 5 km south of Kaltenbach is the Zillertal Arena, which offers downhill fun at its best with several single trails.
The Single Trail Wiesenalm takes you through countless bends, northshore elements and pumps. The course is suitable for experienced and sporty beginners and offers a decent dose of adrenaline depending on individual speed.
The village of Gerlos in the midst of the unique mountain panorama of the Zillertal Arena also entices with four exciting tours for bikers. The trails at the Isskogelbahn offer a varied program with different difficulty levels (Iss Tough 1-2, Iss-Vertical, Iss-Natural, Iss-Flow 1-3)
Further single trails await you in the holiday region Mayrhofen-Hippach (about 15 km south of Kaltenbach). Alpine huts, spring valleys and the Zillertal mountains characterize the idyllic landscape. The bike swing stage takes you to Achensee with the help of two cable cars. After rapid downhill trails and past the idyllic waterfront promenade from Maurach to Perstisau, you will be rewarded with a view of the fjord-like mountain lake.
A technically challenging single trail leads from Schlegeispeicher to the Pfitscherjoch with an ascent of 450 meters. On this trail you should be saddled! The dream scenery of mountains and waterfalls attracts many bikers on this trail, which convinces especially down the valley.
Push your limits and discover the Zillertal mountains on two wheels!
SPA RELAXATION AFTER THE CYCLING TRIP
After a day trip on 2 wheels, do you want to relax your tired muscles?
In our Rooftop Spa on the roof of the hotel you can refresh yourself in various pools, warm up in the sauna and relax on the sun loungers and cuddly islands. With a view of the Tyrolean mountains from the SKY sauna, the infinity pool and the over 5,000 m² natural garden, you will experience your holiday in the Zillertal at its most beautiful.
HOLIDAYS IN THE ZILLERTAL AT ANY TIME OF THE YEAR
The Zillertal and our ski resort Hochzillertal is particularly well known among winter holidaymakers. Numerous ski slopes, cross-country trails, toboggan runs and ski schools await guests of all ages. However, even during summer holidays, the Zillertal mountains offer a wide range of hiking, golfing and swimming to action sports.
OTHER HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES IN THE ZILLERTAL
A trip to the show cheese factory, the brewery or the Swarovski Crystal World – these are just some of the cultural highlights in the Zillertal that you can experience on holiday. Those who long to immerse themselves in the nature of the Tyrolean mountains should take a look at the natural highlights. From Europe's highest station for birds of prey over the glacier at 3,250 metres to the Krimml waterfalls, the region offers various leisure activities with guaranteed panoramic views.
The Kaltenbach as a quality-tested bike hotel and bike accommodation in Tyrol offers perfect facilities for all bike freaks. The highlight is the new bike depot in the finest design and above all offers plenty of space, barrier-free access, video surveillance and state-of-the-art parking areas with 22 bike lifts. Functional service facilities are guaranteed with the Toppeak repair station and the generous washing area with water and air pressure for drying.
The thing about a good tour is one of those things. Where it's too hard for some, the fun begins for others. However, one thing is certain: the Zillertal offers an incredible variety with 1,300 km of bike routes, is a real Eldorado for the pleasure cyclist to the downhill freak and ideal for a mountain bike holiday in the Tyrolean mountains. Therefore, local knowledge and empathy are required for the appropriate tour tips. It is not for nothing that Das Kaltenbach is one of the most popular bike hotels in Austria as an insider and connoisseur of the bike scene with the appropriate tour advice.
In the pole position - ideal for biking with children and leisure cyclists - is the easy, family-friendly Zillertal cycle path right next to our bike hotel. The well-marked cycle path at the bottom of the valley with a length of 30 km along the Zillerufer with several bathing lakes, many playgrounds and fantastic mountain scenery offers a varied cycle tour. If you do not feel like cycling on the Zillertal Cycle Path or expect bad weather, you can take advantage of the perfect service with the bicycle transport through the Zillertalbahn.
Full power into cycling pleasure. Right in front of the hotel begins one of the most beautiful but very demanding tours for road cyclists - the Zillertal Höhenstraße. It goes step by step over more than 58 km and 1,880 metres above sea level on one of the most beautiful alpine roads in Austria. Located on the western slope of the Zillertal Taltroges and predominantly above the tree line, a breathtaking panorama of the Zillertal mountains awaits the sporty cyclist turn by turn - with the highest point of the route at 2,020 meters.
For sports enthusiasts, the Single Trail Wiesenalm in the Zillertal Arena offers an eventful variety. Four trails with different levels of difficulty offer a varied driving pleasure. The summer mountain railways of the Zillertal Bergbahnen bring all adventurous bikers to the starting point and ensure the finest downhill fun. The new single trail Hochzillertal starts directly from our bike hotel with different levels of difficulty. Jumps, steep curves and wave courses definitely make the freerider's heart beat faster.
Das Kaltenbach is ideally located as a starting point for scenic bike and road bike tours. Whether for your road bike, gravel or mountain bike - we offer a secure bike garage. Competent tour advice and excellent local knowledge are important for us as outdoor enthusiasts and bike freaks.
Insider tip! Of course, as a bike hotel we also offer cool bike offers as attractive package packages.