Mountainbiking in South Tyrol
Season start 27 June 2020

Discover Merano and Environs on the mountain bike

Many of our guests love to explore Merano and Environs on their mountain bikes. After an extensive breakfastbuffet, they hop onto their bikes and start their journey cycling in Merano. Some explore Merano 2000 on their e-bike or mountain bikes, others ride leisurely on the mostly-flat valley bike paths going towards Val Venosta/Vinschgau, Val Passiria/Passeiertal, or Bolzano/Bozen. Look forward to your active holiday in our hotel in Merano. Let it be full of unforgettable experiences on your mountain bike – Merano and Environs await you!

Services for cycling in Meran

At the Hotel Sonnenburg in Merano, we offer free mountain bikes to our guests. On request you can also rent e-bikes in our hotel, for a fee of 35.00 euros per day. Of course, you can also bring your own e-bike or mountain bikes to Merano where you can store it safely in our underground car park. If you opt for an active holiday with us, you will enjoy many other benefits. For example, the several cycling routes that pass right by the hotel - you simply hop on your bike and you're ready to go. In addition, we have many tips for cycling in Merano and Environs for you and can recommend the right route for your level: challenging tours with the mountain bike on Merano 2000, easy routes for the whole family, and much more. Just ask us, we are happy to assist you with the tour planning!

Your mountain bike, Merano & its natural landscape - an ideal combination

Cycling enthusiasts will find themselves truly in paradise in Merano and Environs. Surrounding our gourmet hotel in South Tyrol are countless routes that are ideal for a discovery tour on your mountain bike in Merano and Environs. The valley bike trails are especially well maintained and impress with their scenic diversity. You simply hop on your mountain in Merano and ride around Val Venosta/Vinschgau, either to Naturno/Naturns, Laces/Latsch or even Mallas Venosta/Mals and decide for yourself how far you wish to go. Then you can then easily returnto Merano with your mountain bike by taking the Val Venosta train to Merano and then, already start planning your next excursion.

You could also go from our wellness hotel in Merano to the nearby Val Passiria/Passeiertal. This panoramic bike path is ideal for exploring Merano on your mountain bike. Ride past green meadows, shady forests, and the South Tyrolean mountains. Cycle at a leisurely pace, take a break in a café, and sit in the sun. Afterwards, return to our hotel in Merano, Maia Alta/Obermais, where we await you with relaxing wellness moments and culinary delicacies from the kitchen.

Another popular tour for e-bikes and mountain bikes is from Merano to Bolzano/Bozen. This excursion can be wonderfully combined with a city stroll and a museum visit to the South Tyrolean archaeological museum, for example. From Bolzano/Bozen, you can easily travel back by train with your mountain bike to Merano.

On your way: e-Bike & mountain bike in Merano and Environs

Experienced bikers looking for a challenge will find satisfaction in the mountains of Merano 2000– the Merano 2000 cable car is just 15 minutes away from our hotel.  Start on the trails near Laces/Latsch in the Val Venosta/Vinschgau and ride with either the e-bike or mountain bike from Merano to Vigiljoch in Lana. You can also explore the Texel Group, the Hirzer area and the villages around Merano to suit your mood. Most of the routes are signposted and will take you, together with your mountain bike from Merano, directly to your destination. We hope you enjoy e-biking, mountain biking, and cycling in Merano and Environs!