Mur cycle path, family tour to Bruck an der Mur

family tour

Once traders moved on this way to south, from Salzburg to Styria. Follow them along the Mur cycle path through lush natural landscapes, where more than 200 bird species have found their home. Do you like diversity? Then you will enjoy the remoted farms of the Lungau mountain farmers as well as the cozy and charming stages. Your journey leads past castles and castle ruins, through valleys and wide ponds. To provide variety there is also an open air, a wood and a railway museum. Due to the short and traffic-free cycle paths, this bike path is perfect for children. The Mur Bike Path welcomes you and your family warmly.

Family Tour possible

  • 8 Days / 7 Nights
  • self guided

Itinerary

Arrival to St. Michael at your hotel, information and output of the rental bikes. (if booked)

Start der Radtour entlang der Mur. Am Schloss Moosham können Sie den ersten Stopp einlegen. Schlossführungen sind täglich möglich, spezielle Kinderführungen gibt es jeden Donnerstag. Weiter geht es über Tamsweg nach Ramingstein. Dort wartet auch schon die nächste Burg: Burg Finstergrün.

 

Start of the ride bike along the Mur. At castle Moosham you can make your first stop. Tours through the castle are possible every day, special tours for children are available every thursday. Continue on Tamsweg to Ramingstein. There is already waiting the next castle: Castle Finstergrün.

You follow the Mur further to St. Ruprecht, where you can visit a Styrian wooden museum. Continue to the Braustadt Murau.

After a few kilometers you reach Frojach with the narrow-gauge railway museum. Continue to Scheifling, where you end the day at the natural bathing lake directly on the Mur-Radweg.

Ein Zwischenstopp am Weg im Freizeitpark Märchenwald Steiermark lohnt sich. Im Etappenziel Judenburg wartet das Erlebnisbad oder die Therme Aqualux mit eigenem Kinder- und Familienbereich.

A stopover on the way in the amusement park Märchenwald Styria is worthwhile. In the stage destination Judenburg waits the water park or the thermal bath Aqualux with its own children and family area.

For cycle and motorsports enthusiasts a detour to the Formula 1 Spielberg ring can be made. Continue via Knittelfeld with the Model Railway Museum towards St. Michael in Upper Styria. In the village there is the museum in the farm, which was furnished in a 300 year old farmhouse. 

Via Leoben, the second largest city in Styria, you continue to the destination of the journey to Bruck an der Mur. A short tour through the city with the Schlossberg completes your journey.

By return transfer to the starting point to St. Michael im Lungau or extension in Bruck or Graz (good train connection).

Prices and events

All data for 2019 at a glance
Season 1
May 1, 2019 - May 31, 2019
Sep 1, 2019 - Sep 30, 2019
daily
Season 2
Jun 1, 2019 - Aug 31, 2019
daily
Mur Cycle Path | familytour, 8 days, AT-STRMR-08X
Base price
Surcharge single room
Surcharge half board
539,00
135,00
140,00
599,00
135,00
140,00
Season 1
May 1, 2019 - May 31, 2019
Sep 1, 2019 - Sep 30, 2019
Season 2
Jun 1, 2019 - Aug 31, 2019
St. Michael
extra night p.p. dbl/bb
extra night sgl/bb
Bruck an der Mur/Oberaich
extra night p.p. dbl/bb
extra night sgl/bb
55,00
70,00
50,00
60,00
55,00
70,00
50,00
60,00
Price
21-gear unisex
21-gear gents
7-gear unisex with back pedal brake
7-gear gents with back pedal brake
Electric bike
Child bike
75,00
75,00
75,00
75,00
180,00
60,00

Our rental bikes

Services and infos

  • Accommodation in your selected category
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Luggage transfer between hotels (no limits with luggage; per piece max. 20 kg)
  • 7-days Service Hotline
  • Excellently planned routes
  • Detailed travel documents 1x per room (GE,EN with route maps, route description, local attractions, important telephone numbers)
  • Personal Tour information (with bike insurance)

Anreise / Parken / Abreise

  • Salzburg train station, and then by bus or taxi into the Lungau region; details on request.
  • Free unguarded parking lot for the duration of the tour. Garage parking lot: € 9,-/Day, Carport € 20,-/Week.
    Return Transfer: Bruck an der Mur to St. Michael: Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday at 4 pm, on Sunday at 1 pm,  Reservation required at booking,  payable in cash on the spot, € 42,- per adult bzw. € 32,- per child.
  • Tourist tax, if due, is not included in the price!

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