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Waginger See mit Wallfahrtskirche Maria Mühlberg
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Bajuwarentour

Cycling tour

Cycling in the homeland of Bavaria. In the footsteps of the Bavarians' ancestors, the Bavarians, the tour leads through the Upper Bavarian holiday region around Lake Waging and the Salzburg Lake District.

  • Starting point Tourist Info Waginger See
  • location Waging by the lake
  • distance 126.1 kilometres
  • duration 08:00 hours
  • maximum altitude 627 meters
  • minimum altitude 370 meters
  • altitude difference 1323 ascending
  • altitude difference 1323 descending
difficult difficulty

Tour description:

Waging am See (Waginger See, Bajuwarenmuseum, Strandkurhaus) - Petting (Schönramer Filz) - Laufen (Europabrücke) - Oberndorf (Silent Night Chapel) - Nussdorf (Haunsberg) - Berndorf - Seeham - Obertrum (Obertrumer See) - Mattsee (Bajuwarengehöft, Mattsee ) - Perwang (Grabensee) - Michaelbauern (Benedictine abbey) - Ibm (moor nature trail, moor museum) - Franking (farm museum in Haigermoos) - Ostermiething - Tittmoning (Tittmoning Castle, town square, Ponlach) - Tengling (St. Colomann, lido) - Taching am See (Strandbad) – Waging am See

The Bajuwaren tour takes you away from the main roads, on country and community roads that are always paved, or on designated cycle paths through a beautiful natural and cultural landscape.

From the town center of Waging am See , the tourist center of the Waginger See region , the Bavarian tour follows the lake circular route on the south-west shore of the lake to Petting and via the Abtsdorfer See to the historic Salzach town of Laufen .

In Laufen you cross the historic Salzach Bridge . This is how you get to Austria, in the Salzburger Land to Oberndorf . From there the route continues to Nußdorf am Haunsberg . The tour then rises moderately but steadily to Feichten . There you have reached the "pass height" , it goes downhill to Berndorf . At the end of the village, the tour leads on the sun terrace of the Haunsberg to Innerwall and down to the Teufelsgraben and back up to Schiessend. From here it goes with a wonderful panoramic view , evenly downhill to Matzing and on to Obertrum . From there the tour continues to the center of Mattsee, to the Bajuwaren farmstead in the idyllic Weyer Bay with a cradle, Kneipp facility, mini golf course and playground. The path leads along the cycle path between Obertrumer See and Mattsee in the direction of Seeham via Fraham along the Grabensee to Gransdorf, the former border village between the Archdiocese of Salzburg and the Bavarian Innviertel. From Perwang , the route continues down to the Oichtental and with wonderful panoramic views of the Alps to the Benedictine Abbey of Michaelbeuern .

From Michaelbeuern the route continues to Dorfbeuern and Moosdorf , where the tour branches off towards Ibmer Moor . On a narrow road you cross the moor area to Ibm. The Bajuwaren tour now follows the northern shore road along the lake and continues via Dorfibm to Franking .

From Franking, the Bajuwaren Tour leads to Holzöster , on the Holzöstersee , and on to Haigermoos . The route now descends moderately steeply to Ostermiething and the Salzach . At Ettenau you cross the Salzach . Through the Burghauser Tor you reach the Bavarian town of Tittmoning , which represents the classic Inn-Salzach town with its densely packed baroque, rococo and Biedermeier houses.

You leave the historic old town of Tittmoning through the Laufen Gate in the direction of Tachinger See to the Church of St. Coloman with a view of the lake landscape. The route continues to Tengling , from here the tour follows the lake circuit again, which leads via Taching am See to Waging am See .

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