Tiroler Oberland

The Tyrolean Oberland with the villages Ried, Prutz, Pfunds, Spiss and Tösens is an ideal starting point for wonderful alpine tours due to its central location in the border triangle Austria-Switzerland-Italy. Well over 30 pass roads are within easy reach and can be reached by day trips.

The Tiroler Oberland lies in the southwest of Austria in the area of the districts Imst and Landeck. In the south it borders Switzerland and Italy.

The best time to travel is from April to October.

The maximum speed is 50 km/h in urban areas, 100 km/h outside urban areas and 130 km/h on motorways.

A vignette is mandatory on highways and motorways. They are available at Austrian motorway service stations and at petrol stations close to the border in neighbouring countries. The ten-day vignette costs 5.30 euros for motorcycles, 13.40 euros for two months and an annual vignette costs 35,50 euros.

The blood-alcohol limit is 0.5, and fines of 300 euros or more are to be expected. From 0.8 per mill alcohol content in the blood, it costs at least 800 euros and there is a risk of a driver's license being revoked.

Warning vests are not mandatory for motorcyclists, but a first aid kit must be carried.

The helmet must comply with ECE standard 22-05.

Emergency number: 112

• Kaunertaler Gletscherstraße / Glacier Road

• Silvretta-Hochalpenstraße / High Alpine Road

• Hahntennjoch

• Timmelsjoch

• Ofenpass

• Umbrailpass

• Stilfser Joch

• duty free zone Samnaun

• medieval Glurn

• Tower in Reschensee

• Nature park house and viewing platform Piller

• Benni-Raisch Brücke

and much more

Tyrolean cuisine is hearty. Typical dishes are

• Bacon dumplings (the classic dumplings, usually served in soup)

• Kaspressknödel (baked dumplings with mountain cheese)

• Gröstl (pan with pieces of meat, potatoes, onions, fried egg - formerly a "leftover food")

• Brettljause (cold platter with cheese, bacon, hard sausage, horseradish, lard, farmhouse bread)

• Kasspatzn (noodles with cheese)

• Schlupfkrapfen (dumplings with potato filling)

• Apflradl (apple slices baked in a dough coat)

• Kaiserschmarrn

• regional fruit brandies, noble brandies and herbal liqueurs

and much more

Alpenhof Annaberg
Alpenhof Annaberg

The whole Meißnitzer family likes to ride their own motorbikes and knows all about the needs of motorcyclists. Guided day tours on selected...

zum Hotel
Gasthof Bärenwirt
Gasthof Bärenwirt

The family-run Bärenwirt is conveniently located just outside Fusch at the beginning of the Grossglockner High Alpine Road. An ideal starting...

zum Hotel
Hotel Sonnblick
Hotel Sonnblick

Großglockner High Alpine Road, Nockalm Road and Gerlos Pass guarantee a successful motorcycle holiday. The 4-star Sonnblick Hotel in Kaprun is...

zum Hotel
Verwöhnhotel Vötter’s Sportkristall
Verwöhnhotel Vötter’s Sportkristall

Helmuth Vötter, a man with petrol in his blood and the boss of the house, is master of uncounted horsepower in the form of 200 oldtimers from...

zum Hotel
Frühstückspension Anja
Frühstückspension Anja

Mountains, valleys and lakes, intact nature, crystal clear air - the Pension Anja in Kleinarl in the Salzburger Land and on the edge of the...

zum Hotel
Ski- & Motorradhotel Eva-Marie
Ski- & Motorradhotel Eva-Marie

A welcome change for Stefan Vitzthum, host of the Ski- & Motorradhotel Eva-Marie in Lofer, are his weekly guided tours with his guests. The...

zum Hotel
Landhaus Jausern
Landhaus Jausern

The Landhaus Jausern in Saalbach is one of the pioneers among motorcyclists' pensions. Here are always plenty of motorcyclists together. After...

zum Hotel
Hotel Sonnegg
Hotel Sonnegg

Since more than twenty years we are specialized on motorcyclists. Therefore we offer two locable garages, a washing & a small repair station,...

zum Hotel
Grizzly Sport & Motorrad Resort
Grizzly Sport & Motorrad Resort

Bike adventures and touring fun between the highest mountains in Austria, beautiful lakes in Salzburg and Carinthia as well as exciting...

zum Hotel
Hotel Badhaus
Hotel Badhaus

The cosy, family 4-star hotel at the beginning of Zell am See offers comfortable, modern rooms as well as a 450 sqm wellness area that leaves...

zum Hotel

Nearby tours from the TF Tour Database

Der Sonne entgegen

Der Sonne entgegen

Die Tour streift die schönsten Ecken des Markgräflerlandes und des Hotzenwalds in der sonnenreichsten und wärmsten deutschen Region: im Südschwarzwald

Open tour

Berner Oberland und mehr

Berner Oberland und mehr

Diese Reise führt über Straßen und Wege, auf denen die in der Schweiz verordneten 80 km/h Highspeed nicht weiter stören – versprochen! 

Open tour

Kaiserslauternrunde

Kaiserslauternrunde

Diese Tour führt uns in einer großen Runde um das durch den Fußball bekannte Kaiserslautern, Universitätsstadt und »Metropole« der Westpfalz. 

Open tour

More tours from the TF Tour Database

Articles in the region

Strohgäu

Strohgäu

BIN FRÜHSTÜCKSWECKLA B SORGA 20 TOURENFAHRER Sonntag, früh am Morgen. Direkt zum Bäcker, oder erst eine Runde durchs Strohgäu drehen? Hans-Peter...

Open article

Pfälzer Spätlese...

Pfälzer Spätlese...

... und zwar schön trocken, am liebsten sogar sonnig? Die Chancen dafür stehen gut, auch spät im Jahr.

Open article

Frankfurt

Frankfurt

FRANKFURT FRANKFUR T ODER WIE ICH LERNTE , DAS WÜRSTCHEN ZU LIEBEN HEINZ-G . SPECHT, IN DE R TF-REDAKTION ALS >FAST-FOOD-GOURMET< ANERKANNT,...

Open article

More articles