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The perfect bike tour at lake "Staffelsee" for the whole family

The beautiful landscape around the lake "Staffelsee" attracts many passionate cyclists and families to Bavaria every year - and rightly so! Directly in front of our Hotel Alpenhof Murnau stretches an enchanting natural scenery, which is just waiting to be explored by you while hiking or on an extended bike tour through Upper Bavaria. Let the wind blow around your nose and enjoy the view, which is offered to you on your bike tour at the lake "Staffelsee" with the whole family. The wonderful routes are perfect for cyclists of all ages and promise a wonderful day in "Murnau am Staffelsee".

A must for nature lovers

A must for nature lovers is probably the most beautiful bike route that leads you directly through the "Murnauer Moos". Located south of Murnau, the largest moor at the edge of the Alps offers you a breathtaking natural landscape that is unique in Central Europe and is home to many endangered animal and plant species.
But you should also explore other routes through Upper Bavaria on your bike tour: In the immediate vicinity of lake "Staffelsee", "Riegsee" and "Froschsee", various bike paths lead through the unspoiled natural landscape and nature reserves, which offer ideal and varied excursion destinations, especially for families with children.

We will prepare your picnic!

What would be a bike tour at the lake "Staffelsee" without a good catering? Quite exhausting as we find! So that you don't have to explore the landscape on your bike with a growling stomach, we'll cater for you with a picnic for your break on request. We recommend stopping for a snack at the beautiful "Staffelsee" lake during your bike tour. We are also happy to help you plan a route that is suitable for you. Just contact us for this!

Cycling tours in Murnau

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Cycle path through the Murnauer Moos

Discover the varied landscape of the "Murnauer Moos" on your bike tours through Murnau with the whole family.

So that you know what to expect on our bike paths through the "Murnauer Moos", we have clearly summarized the most important key points for you:

  • Length: 34 km (shortcuts are always possible)
  • Travel time: 2 to 4 hours
  • Difficulty level: medium
  • Bicycles suitable for off-road use necessary
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Benediktbeuern - Kochel am See

This beginner and child-friendly bike tour in the Murnau area takes you over flat terrain from Benediktbeuern Monastery via Kochel am See and "Großweil back to the starting point.

Along the way, there are many sights to see and places to stop for refreshments. For example, the Beneditkbeuern Monastery, which is the start and end point of the route, or the Glentleiten open-air museum, where the traditional Upper Bavarian way of life of past centuries comes alive again.

  • Length: 32 km
  • Travel time: 2-4 hours
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Bikes suitable for off-road use necessary
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The most beautiful of the region

This route is not called "The most beautiful of the region" for nothing, because the bike path leads through the "Murnauer Moos" and once around the "Staffelsee".

Children will also not be bored on this route, as there is always something to discover and do. In warm weather, there are even a few swimming opportunities in a beautiful natural setting. Various refreshment stops cater for the physical well-being and for those who are particularly keen on exercise, a forest adventure trail invites you to take a further exploratory tour.

  • Length: 33 km
  • Travel time: 2-4 hours
  • Difficulty: easy to medium
  • Bicycles suitable for off-road use necessary
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Three marks round

The starting and ending point of the "three marks tour" is the moor spa town of Bad Kohlgrub. On the way you will also pass the picturesque villages of Unterammergau and Grafenaschau.

If you have the necessary fitness, you will be rewarded with magnificent views on this route, which mostly leads along forest roads up to an altitude of over 1,200 meters.

  • Length: 32,8 km
  • Travel time: about 4 hours
  • Difficulty: medium
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On this bike tour in Murnau, mountain bike beginners are in good hands - but also anyone who just wants to do a "little" lap.

On this relatively short tour you will discover small villages and can enjoy nature to the fullest. The tour starts directly at our Hotel Alpenhof Murnau and leads uphill along the rushing Loisach to Weichs to the open-air museum Glentleiten. Once you reach the top of the mountain, you can enjoy a breathtaking view of the valley from the "Hohentanne".

  • Length: 24 km 
  • Travel time: about 2,5 hours 
  • Difficulty: easy
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Mountain bike tour for connoisseurs

Discover the varied landscape around the Alpenhhof Murnau

The connoisseur mountain bike tour is characterized by the fact that it is relatively flat for a mountain bike tour in Upper Bavaria. Therefore, you will discover numerous picturesque villages of the region on this route. The starting and ending point is the picture-perfect center of Murnau.

  • Length: 46,6 km
  • Travel time: about 4 hours
  • Difficulty: easy to medium
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The "Ammergauer" Valley

This challenging route takes you through the "Ammergauer" valley up to an altitude of 1,200 m at the "Hörnlegruppe".

This demanding route takes you through the "Ammergauer" valley up to an altitude of 1,200 m at the "Hörnlegruppe". Partly steep climbs alternate with descents, each of which captivates with incomparable views. In addition, Unter- and Oberammergau, for example, offer excellent refreshment stops that ensure refreshment after a strenuous ride.

  • Length: 64 km
  • Travel time: 6,5 hours
  • Difficulty: difficult

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