Motorcycling tour in Salzburg
In the Obertauern Area
Obertauern is located where the High Tauern are transitioning to the Low Tauern, right on the main Alpine ridge, easily accessible and it’s one of the few Alpine crossings where you don’t need to pay a toll – perfect for your unforgettable motorcycling tour In Salzburg and more tours in Styria.
The touring area is stretched from the Salzkammergut in the North, on to the border triangle of Italy, Slovenia and the lakes of Carinthia in the South, from Großglockner in the west across the Nock Mountains to Red Bull Ring in the East.
Unlike in all these narrow Alpine valleys, you don’t have to take a long drive here to be able to go anywhere you’d like. Everything seems more light and easily approachable, and the variants on the tours are more diverse.
By the way: Obertauern is the Geographic summit of the legendary ROUTE 99 that starts at Bischosfhofen and goes to Spittal on Drau.
Here are some suggestions for scenic roads and Alpine passes in Austria:
- Großglockner High Alpine Road
- Turracher Höhe
- Malta Hochalmstraße
- Villacher Alpenstraße
- Millstätter See, Wörthersee, Faaker See…
- Red Bull Ring
- and many, many more!