• Travelcode: 162

    Dolomites home-based tour

    In the middle of happiness

    • From your hotel in Hochpustertal/Alta Val Pusteria you leave for your daily bicycle tour. The programme gives you space for an individual organization of the stages and guarantees fun for all cyclists, equal if athletic ambitious or "pleasure- seeking".

      The bicycle tour leads you into side valleys of the so-called "Hochpustertal" to Sexten and Gsies and on the old Dolomites railway track to Cortina d’Ampezzo. 

       

       

      Tour profile / Level 1-2

      Ideal for families; it runs consistently on valley cycle paths without steep inclines. On the most days there is the possibility to choose independently the desired length of the route and adapt according a transfer by minibus or train to this. In addition for convenience you can take a day of rest. The tour is recommended for children from 12 years if they cycle alone. For younger children under the age of 5-6 we suggest a tagalong/trailer. (up on request).
      The overnight stay is intended always in the same hotel in Hochpustertal/Alta Val Pusteria (Niederdorf/Toblach), from where the daily trips start.

      Day 1: Niederdorf/Toblach

      Individual arrival at the hotel in the heart of the Dolomites (Niederdorf/Toblach). Free parking facilities are available close to the hotel in Hochpustertal (cannot be reserved in advance).

      Day 2 - 6: Routings/program suggestions

      You can find our suggestions for the most interesting bike tours in the surroundings below. After your arrival in the hotel resp. during the Welcomemeeting. You will get to know about the chronology of the daily routes as this can vary.

      Day 2: The Pusteria Valley along the river Rienz, approx. 25 - 60 km

      Starting from the highest point in Toblach/Niederdorf the cycle path is wriggling along the river "Rienz" through the villages of the valley to Bruneck/Brunico. Ambitious cyclists have the possibility to continue until Brixen/Bressanone, the others can visit comfortably the little city of Bruneck/Brunico or the open-air museum of Dietenheim/San Teodone, before you return back to the hotel by using the transfer.

      Day 3: The Sexten Valley, approx. 21 - 26 km

      After a transfer into the valley "Fischleintal", the starting point of today’s stage, you go on by bike. The Dolomites are greeting while you stroll through the Sexten-valley. Out of the valley you cycle to Innichen/San Candido (famous Romanic dome!). After a refreshment at the source of the river Drau/Drava you return to the hotel.

      Day 4: Drau Cycle Path, approx. 50 - 55 km

      You leave Toblach or Niederdorf and arrive firstly to Innichen/San Candido, before you overstep the nearby Italian-Austrian border in the nearness of Winnebach/Prato Drava. Suavely you cycle to Lienz, which is located on the confluence of Isel and Drava. Worth seeing are the Historic Centre and the castle "Schloss Bruck". Return transfer to your hotel in the afternoon.

      Day 5: Cycling path along the Dolomites-railway-track, approx. 30 - 35 km

      A Transfer will bring you to Cortina. On the cycle path of the old railway track of the Dolomites you arrive to highest point to Gemärk. From there on the way is going slightly downwards to the lake of Dürren. Shortly after you will have a unique panoramic view on the rock formation of the "Three Peaks". Following the valley, you will reach the lake Toblacher and later on the hotel.  

      Day 6: From Gsies-valley to Niederdorf/Toblach, approx. 25 - 30 km

      After the breakfast transfer to the starting point of the tour in the Gsies-valley. This valley is characterized by traditional farms and a big calmness and tranquillity. In Welsberg/Monguelfo there is the possibility to visit the castle or to have a break in Niederdorf/Villabassa for searching refreshment in the Kneipp facility.

      Day 7: Niederdorf/Toblach

      Individual departure or extended stay in Toblach or Niederdorf.
    • ARRIVAL - PARKING - DEPARTURE

      ARRIVAL BY PLANE

      Airport: Venice (VCE), Treviso (TSF)

      Low-cost-Carriers fly into both airports, Treviso or Venice Marco Polo (both approx. 200 km).

      Detailed informati on of airports and public transportati on: www.trevisoairport.it, www.veniceairport.it, www.aeroportoverona.it


      ARRIVAL BY CAR

      Parking: Free unattended parking facilities included for the duration of the bicycle tour at a nearby public parking area.

      By car on the Brenner motorway (A22) to Bressanone – take the exit Franzensfeste, Pustertal then through the Pustertal Valley (SS49) to Niederdorf/Toblach or drive along the Felbertauernstraße to Lienz in Eastern Tyrol (Austria) and then further into Italy through the Alta Pusteria to Niederdorf/Toblach.


      ARRIVAL BY TRAIN

      Train station: Toblach, Niederdof (depends your reserved accomodation)

      Take the train from Innsbruck over the "Brenner/Brennero" to Franzensfeste. Change trains for the Pusteria Valley and disembarking at Niederdorf/Toblach.

      The hotel is located approx. 250 meters from the train station.


      TRANSFER

      Arrival from Marco Polo Venice airport: Each Saturday (in June, July and August also on Wednesday) transfer by shuttlebus from Venice/Mestre to the Upper Pusteria Valley (Toblach/Niederdorf) for EUR 65 per Person (incl. bike). Reservation and payment at booking (min. 2 persons).

      Alternative: CORTINA EXPRESS; 2x per day from Venice/Mestre train station to Cortina d’Ampezzo resp. Toblach/Dobbiaco approx. EUR 30 - 35 per person (pre-reservation necessary via www.cortinaexpress.it)


      INFORMATIONS

      Tourist tax – if requested - has to be paid directly on the spot.

      Book here your discounted train ticket... Book your flights online... Book here your bus ticket... Book your hotel online...
    • Included services

      • Accommodation in hotels of a 3-star superior or 4-star category in Niederdorf/Villabassa or Toblach/Dobbiaco
      • Breakfast buffet or full breakfast
      • 3-course evening meal
      • Personal tour information
      • All transfers according to the programme (before or after the daily tour)
      • Free parking at the hotel

      • Maps and information material per room

       

    • Choose Categories

      S1 25.05. - 07.07.19 daily
      S2 08.07. - 24.08.19 daily
      S1 25.08. - 21.09.19 daily

      Extras

      Discounts extra bed in double room with 2 full paying adults*
      12-14,99 yrs -25 %
      15-99 yrs -15 %
      *just applicable on the tourprice, suggested for children from the age of 12 yrs  
         
      Bike & Equipment
      21-speed bike 75
      7-speed bike (back pedal brake) 75
      E-bike 165
         
      Additional nights
      Toblach/Niederdorf 4* (dbl/sgl) from 72 / from 89
      Toblach/Niederdorf 3* (dbl/sgl) from 49 / from 63
         
      Transfer
       Venice/Mestre - Upper Pusteria Valley (Niederdorf/Toblach)*  65
         
      *Every Saturday (in June, July and August also on Wednesday), bike incl., reservation and payment upon booking, min. 2 persons  

      Best - Price - Guarantee

      If you would verifiably receive better conditions and/or prices from another tour operator at the time of booking we guarantee at least the same conditions PLUS 1 handlebar bag for FREE!
      All prices per person in EUR
    • Accomodation in hotel at 3-star superior or 4-star category in the Upper Pusteria Valley

      Hotel example:

      Niederdorf: Hotel Adler****

      If you enjoy high quality holidays, then you have chosen correctly. The Pusteria nestling in the Dolomites has been acknowledged by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site is a jewel in South Tyrol delighting visitors all year round what their hearts desires.

      Staying in the rooms of the Hotel Adler in Villabassa / Niederdorf in Alta Pusteria combines an association with Peace into a magical ambience. Every room denotes an amiable and individual style. The basics were provided by natural high quality products together with valuable furnishings and pictures to express the traditional history of the Hotel. Room (18 sqm) with bath or shower/WC and bidet, telephone, satellite TV, room safe, minibar and hairdryer, some with balcony, internet wireless.

      Please be informed that this is only an accomodation example. Subject to alteration. Please see Your definite accomodation on Your hotellist at booking/prior arrival.

       

    • Bicycle incl. panniers (reservation in advance and for charge)

       

      + 21-speed  bike (women´s or men´s frame)

      + 7-speed bike (unisex frame with back pedal brake) - limited availability

      + E-bikes (unisex frame) - limited availability

        

      E-bike:

      With an E-bike every bike tour is a breeze! If you had few opportunities to cycle over the last weeks or if you are not sure concerning your fitness, but also with physical disabilities, every bike ride is a treat! The shiftable, low noise electric drive of our modern electro bike relieves you of some of the work and increases the pedal force up to 3 times ... So you can now book a bike tour together with cyclists who have different fitness level. Acclivity can be handled easily.

       

    • 5,7 04.10.2018 | Thys D. Dolomites home-based tour

      Relaxing Dolomites home-based tour

      All arrangements were excellent. Compared to the Roundtrip a week earlier the home-based tour was perhaps a little too easy, but we are to to bnlame for that ourselves, because the distances and degree of difficulty were clearly described on the website. ...
      • Overall satisfaction 6
      • Booking handling 6
      • Travel documents 6
      • Information at the beginning of the tour 6
      • Accomodation 6
      • Board 6
      • Route description 6
      • On-site assistance 6
      • Route-character 4
      • Bicycle + equipment 6
      • Price-performance ratio 5
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      5,7 19.09.2017 | Kathy R. Dolomites home-based tour

      Dolomite trip

      We were very happy with our trip- just the right amount of support from R&R. Thanks!
      • Overall satisfaction 6
      • Booking handling 5
      • Travel documents 5
      • Information at the beginning of the tour 6
      • Accomodation 6
      • Board 5
      • Luggage transport 6
      • Route description 6
      • On-site assistance 6
      • Route-character 5
      • Bicycle + equipment 6
      • Price-performance ratio 6
      more

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