This e-bike and trekking bike tour connects two of the most beautiful lakes in Carinthia. From Ossiach you follow the well-marked bicycle route to Velden, crossing the Ossiacher Tauern at about 1000 meters above sea level.
The Ossiacher Tauern are a woody mountain range in Carinthia between Lake Ossiach in the northwest and lake Wörthersee in the southeast. The Ossiacher Tauern consist of several smaller peaks, the highest among them is the Taubenbühel (altitude of 1069 meters). Among locals, the Ossiacher Tauern are also called "The small Tauern".
Special attractions on this route are: Stift Ossiach with the Collegiate Church and the Carinthian Music Academy, the Ossiacher Tauern pond, the horse breeding farm and the legendary Tauern church Jean Luc Lenoble´s workshop and the detour to Saissersee.
Updated: November 09, 2020
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Getting thereOssiach can be reach best by exiting the A10 motorway at the exit "Ossiacher See". From there you have to follow the Ossiacher See Süduferstraße to Ossiach
ParkingThere are enough parking spaces available at the tourist information in Ossiach.
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EquipmentE-bike, filled water bottle and rain cover.
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