Cycling & mountain biking in the Nassfeld-Lake Pressegger See Region

Leisurely discover the sunny South on your bike

The region Nassfeld-Lesachtal-Weißensee is ideally suited for guests who want to explore their immediate surroundings, without becoming breathless. 

There are over 100kms of majority asphalted cycle paths in the Gail and Gitsch valleys, which take you through woods, along streams passing through dreamy villages. 

Our Apartments De Luxe are directly at the Gail valley cycle path R3 and are therefore a great starting point to discover our beautiful region.

Thosecycle tours are something for the whole family from toddlers through to grandparents can easily cope with. The tours take you downhill, along the River Gail and its delightful villages. There are numerous opportunities to stop and sample the local food , e.g.  Fischzucht Zerza in Waidegg are always happy to see you.

A typical example of one of our tours would be a day trip for you and your family going towards Villach. The return trip is equally easy, as you can use the train. Of course you can built in rest periods, where you can also sample local dishes. The “Schütter Alm”a small alpine hut located in the valley is a wonderful example of what awaits you, offering traditional specialities (smoked hams, cheeses etc.) all from the region

For the more sporty – you can still enjoy the natural beauty 

You want to be active on holiday, getting to know the land and its people? Then the mountain bike tours in our region are just the right thing. Expend your energies on the countless paths and reward yourself by taking a stop and the many alm huts along the way. 

Whether you are a beginner or experienced practitioner, our area offers a wide range of tours that also take in to account the seasons. 

You can hire mountain bikes in Hermagor at Bike-Paradies

Here is a sample of our mountain bike tours: 

>> Mountain Bike Beginners Tour:

This tour is aimed for those who have either never or only rarely ridden a mountain bike, and want to get in to the groove! Beginners and young children/teenagers who want to learn and master the basic techniques of mountain bike riding should do a tour like this.

Distance: about 15/20kms; Height difference: about 300 meters; Time: about 2 hours;

Example: Radniger Wasserfall, Siebenbrünn, Egg-Forst

>> Mountain Bike – Confident & Experienced Tour:

Those tours are more challenging, where you can discover the area nearby our apartments.

Distance: about 30/50kms; Height difference: about 5/700 meters; Time: about 2/3 hours;

Example: Möselalm, Egger Alm, Poludnig, St. Steben