Bike holiday in Bad Kleinkirchheim

MTB holiday in Carinthia

Many of our guests at COOEE alpin Hotel Bad Kleinkirchheim are passionate cyclists. They come to us not only for our free bike room and e-bike charging station but because they love Carinthia and Bad Kleinkirchheim and its surroundings, as well as the 27 mountain bike trails and countless cycle paths. Mountain biking in Carinthia has so many different facets!
Your goal on a mountain bike holiday might be the well-developed, branching natural bike path network of the region Bad Kleinkirchheim / Nockberge / Millstätter See region, also known as the Pleasure Bike Region: 15 mountain bike tours with seven single track trails of all levels of difficulty and distance, waiting to be conquered by adventurous free riders. You can also bike with us on paved paths and roads: there are four road bike trails in the immediate vicinity of COOEE alpin Hotel Bad Kleinkirchheim, all well signposted and each offering unforgettable cycling enjoyment.

Fun & Action - Europe's longest Flow Country Trail in Bad Kleinkirchheim

Bike fans listen up: The construction of the 15.9 km long Flow Country Trail starts beginning of May 2019. Whether you are a bike pro or beginner, the trail offers fun for all levels. The entrance is at an altitude of 2,055 metres and is located at the Kaiserburgbahn mountain station. The bike route has a gradient of around 8 percent and stretches over 970 m altitude. Besides challenging steep bends, rollers and drops, the Bike Trail also offers resting places to pause and relax. Adrenaline rush and riding fun are guaranteed here!


You can also take a bike shuttle. The Bad Kleinkirchheim cable cars will bring you, your party, and your bikes comfortably and effortlessly to the mountain top.

Another tip: In the Biking Centre in Bad Kleinkirchheim you can book trial tours, sign up for workshops on riding technique, take part in half-day and full-day tours for all skill levels, and rent various bicycles. You’ll find a visit very worthwhile, including all sorts of tips on bike tours and mountain bike trails.


The Nock bike region in Bad Kleinkirchheim is also designed for enthusiasts of electric bikes. There are numerous rental and charging stations, including a solar power option - a particularly environmentally-friendly way of completing mountain bike tours in e-mode! Breathtaking views and a special kind of enjoyment of nature await you in sun-drenched Carinthia - and we have something for everyone.

There are wonderful bike tours around Bad Kleinkirchheim for families with children. Cycle over country, along lake shores, past old mills and through charming villages: this is what a relaxing and leisurely mountain bike vacation looks like. Should you prefer a faster pace you will also enjoy these picturesque routes, zooming through the landscape as you peddle away to your heart's content.

By mountain bike through the Nockberge

Those who prefer to do sports in their free time instead of just hanging around, Bad Kleinkirchheim in the province of Carinthia in Austria welcomes you with open arms! Your next holidays will be particularly active and exciting on your bike. The beautiful nature, the rough mountain tops and the soft green alpine meadows give you an extraordinary experience from the saddle of your bike. Not only cycling pros are drawn to the idyllic Bad Kleinkirchheim repeatedly, but also families and recreational cyclists can enjoy the time out in nature on the more than 61 different cycling tours through Carinthia in Austria - great fun guaranteed! In order to make sure that everyone can be involved in cycling in Bad Kleinkirchheim, the routes are divided into different levels of difficulty. Easy, medium and demanding routes can be chosen according to your fitness, length or desire. Some trails also start in the immediate vicinity of our COOEE alpin Hotel in Bad Kleinkirchheim. Your adventure starts right away without big detours!

Any bike is welcome

No matter whether you own a mountain bike, racing bike, e-bike or a normal bike, in the extensive cycling area of Bad Kleinkirchheim there are routes for every model. The excellent signposting of all paths ensures that you do not lose your way.
If you prefer a normal bike, the Bad Kleinkirchheim cycle path is ideal, as it is also suitable for a family trip. Directly from our hotel the tour reaches the Gasthof Dalnig.
Racing cyclists are more likely to cycle in the valley and on paved roads from Bad Kleinkirchheim. This way you can cycle on an 8 kilometre long asphalt road to the Falkertsee, for example.
With a mountain bike, on the other hand, you can master even difficult ground conditions without difficulty. Nearly 40 different mountain bike tours have all been specially created for these rugged bikes, so that nothing stands in the way of your next action trip.

Badkleinkirchheim as part of the Alpe Adria Trail

From the Maibrunnbahn, also in the immediate vicinity of the hotel, a beautiful family bike tour called "Waldtratte" starts. Along a beautiful forest path with shady forest avenues you will finally reach the Gasthof Waldtratte by mountain bike. On the sunny terrace you can enjoy delicious food and cool drinks with the whole family. This is how mountain biking holidays in Austria look like!
The Alpe Adria Trail is already an extraordinary experience on foot, but by bike these moments will be remembered even more impressively. The Alpe Adria Mountain Bike Trail takes between 4 and 7 days and is 271 kilometres long. From Austria to Slovenia to Italy - the trail is filled with history and culinary delights. Naturally, you can also ride only a section of the Alpe Adria Trail from Bad Kleinkirchheim. A five-hour tour, for example, stretches from Feld am See to Arnoldstein.

Over the Mountains with Electronic Gearing

However, it can also be more comfortable - or rather, more relaxing. With an e-bike you can master even the most difficult routes and breathe in the pure mountain air. Many of the "normal" tours can also be done with an e-bike and e-mountain bike without any problems. There are also 5 special cycle paths that are specially constructed for e-mountain bikes. A trickier, but very nice round tour starts from Bad Kleinkirchheim and leads as a round trip once around the Priedröf Weg. Pure nature awaits you here!
If you like it easier, you can try out a shorter version: The moderately difficult Maibrunnen Trail meanders through wooded hills and sometimes a rippling brook accompanies you on your way.

Longest Flowtrail in Europe

The Flow Country Trail from Bad Kleinkirchheim will give you a special adrenalin rush. On a 15-kilometre-long track you can rush down the mountain to your heart's content. The maximum gradient of 8 percent provides the right push. From the Kaiserburg mountain station, the exciting ride takes you along the gravelled track over meadows and through forests down to the valley. Numerous little extras, such as steep curves or small ramps, make the ride even more spectacular.
Whether beginner or professional, everyone can use the Flow Country Trail at the same time, because there are several passing points spread over the descent, which guarantee safety for all participants.

Rent your bike locally

In case you didn't bring a bike with you on your trip, but you still have bicycle fever, you can visit the bike rental in Bad Kleinkirchheim. All rental stations in the nock/bike region of Bad Kleinkirchheim are optimally prepared for bicycle fans. In one of the three intersports you can choose between mountain bikes, e-mountain bikes or normal bikes. Important accessories such as helmets are of course also available there. Furthermore, the bike rental Krainer and the sports centre of Bad Kleinkirchheim also offer bikes for rent. Hence you are well equipped for your cycling holiday in Carinthia!