Cycle Tour Chiemgau & Rupertiwinkel - map
At a glance
  • Beginning / End:
    Wasserburg am Inn
  • Duration of trip:
    8 days / 7 nights
  • Distance covered by bike:
    approx. 290 km / 180 mi
  • Distance per day:
    30-65 km / 19-40 mi
  • Altitude profile:
    mostly flat, a few short climbs
  • Profile:
    Mostly off-road, paved cycle path, only occasionally on roads.
Eating and drinking
Whether simple or sophisticated: Austrian cuisine is diverse and imaginative. As there is a great selection of restaurants everywhere on this journey, we do not offer half-board. A typical dinner costs between 15-25 € per person, but there are also cheaper or more exclusive restaurants available.

Cycle Tour Chiemgau & Rupertiwinkel

Round trip from Wasserburg, 7 days / 6 nights from 719 €

The Tour

Cycle Tour Chiemgau & Rupertiwinkel - Island Herreninsel

This tour will take you all the way to Bavaria’s south-eastern corner, between Chiemsee and Altötting and Wasserburg on the Inn and Burhausen on Salzach. A picturesque landscape full of castles and lakes, churches and monasteries and completely enclosed cityscapes awaits in the typical Inn-Salzach style. The cycling tour around the Chiemsee and Rupertiwinkel follows the Benedikt bike path and is suitable for expert cyclists and novices alike.

Cycle Tour Chiemgau & Rupertiwinkel - Wasserburg

Day 1 Arrival in Wasserburg
The tour will commence in the town of Wasserburg, which came to riches through the salt trade and sits beautifully atop a peninsula in the river Inn.

Day 2 Wasserburg - Mühldorf, approx. 50 km / 31 mi
Cycling alongside the river Inn - clearly discernible as an Alpine river through its turquoise colour. Mühldorf has a lovely historic centre in the Inn-Salzach style.

Day 3 Mühldorf - Burghausen, approx. 50 km / 31 mi
First you’ll be cycling to Altöttting, a Carolingian royal palace und significant pilgrimage site. Afterwards, you’ll be riding to Europe’s largest castle complex.

Day 4 Burghausen - Waging am See, approx. 45 km / 28 mi
Why not stroll through the ancient Herzogsburg castle before riding onwards to Tittmoning, a border fortress and summer residence. Today’s final destination is the the Waginger See lake, with ample opportunities for swimming.

Day 5 Waging am See - Chiemsee/environs, 30 km / 19 mi
The salt town of Traunstein picturesquely sits in front of the Chiemgau Alps. The Chiemsee is a popular leisure destination offering many activities.

Day 6 Chiemsee, approx. 50 km/ 31 mi + boat trip
Experience the Chiemsee with all its facets! In Prien you can take a boat trip to the Herreninsel. A visit to the magnificent Herrenchiemsee Palace is highly recommended.

Day 7 Chiemsee - Wasserburg, approx. 65 km / 40 mi
You cycle back to Wasserburg through the gently rolling Chiemgau countryside. We’d recommend checking out the Oldtimer museum in Amerang, which is home to 220 classic cars.

Day8 Departure or extension
Your tour ends after breakfast. But why not extend your cycle tour Chiemgau & Rupertiwinkel?

Cycle Tour Chiemgau & Rupertiwinkel - Railway Chiemseebahn
Prices & Dates

Prices & Dates

Included in "Cycle Tour Chiemgau & Rupertiwinkel":

  • 6 overnight stays incl. breakfast
  • luggage transport from hotel to hotel,
    no maximum number of items,
    maximum weight: 20 kg/ item (44 lbs/ item)
  • restaurantguide
  • boat trip Prien-Herreninsel excl. bike
  • travel documents and maps in english
  • GPS tracks
  • 7-day customer helpline
  • visitor taxes payable on site
  • optional rental bike


  • Category M:
    Guesthouses and hotels at the international 3* level as per Hotelstars Union. All rooms are en suite with bath or shower.

Bikes for hire:

  • Comfortable unisex bikes available in different frame sizes with 24 gears/freewheel. Equipped with panniers, lock and repair kit. E-bikes available upon request.
  • If you choose to wear a helmet, we recommend using your own due to the variety of head sizes and shapes and for hygienic reasons.

Travel time 2024:

  • Arrivals daily from 01.05. to 05.10.
  • the day of arrival determines the price of your tour


All prices apply per person in a double room, incl. breakfast.

  • 719 saver price
    30.09. - 05.10.
  • 949 € basic price
    01.05. - 16.05. + 16.09. - 29.09.
  • 1019 € seasonal price
    17.05. - 15.09.
  • 280 € single room surcharge
  •   95 € rental bike
  • 225 € e-Bike
  •   85 € additional night Wasserburg, double room, B&B
  • 120 € additional night Wasserburg, single room, B&B

For children

  • Discount in the room of two adults
    00-05 years:  100 %
    05-14 years:    20 %
    from 14 years: 10 %

The booking process

The Tour



  • Parking in Wasserburg:
    Parking at the hotel partly free of charge or for a fee (€10/day) depending on the hotel and availability. Alternatively, you can park your car in a parking garage (e.g. Kellerstraße, costs approx. 20 € for the entire duration of your trip).

  • Arrival via train:
    Train station Wasserburg am Inn, approx. 5-6,5 km / 3-4 mi to the hotels, accessible by bus or taxi.

  • Arrival at Munich airport:
    Via S-Bahn, bus or train, journey takes approx. 1,45 hours, 1-2 x changes. Regular price approx. 13,60 €
    Arrival at Salzburg airport:
    Via bus or train, journey takes approx. 2,5 hours, 2-3 x changes. Regular price approx. 42 €

  • Pre-booked rental bikes are ready for you at the hotel.

Perfectly looked after:

  • During your tour, we are available between 8 am and 8 pm, 7 days a week. We are happy to help with any kind of problems you might be having. You will find this emergency number in your travel documents

The Tour
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