first_imgFreewheel Holidays transports guests through AlpsFreewheel Holidays transports guests through AlpsFreewheel Holidays, UK’s specialist in European self-guided cycling holidays, announces four new tours for 2018. Known for its week-long bespoke bicycle vacations where leisure pedaling leads to immersive sightseeing, tours are inclusive of accommodation, breakfast, bike rental, briefings, route planning, applicable bus/train and luggage transfers and more.Austria’s Innsbruck to Salzburg – ‘Four Rivers, Tradition and High Culture’ bike tour connects Innsbruck and Salzburg primarily on cycle paths, traveling up to 50km daily. Visitors on the River Inn’s cycle path pass the towering north chain of the Karwendel Mountains enroute to the Zillertal (Ziller Valley), in preparation for crossing the Gerlos Pass by bus to the state of Salzburg and views of Europe’s most impressive waterfall. Then comes a meander along the Tauern cycle path along the River Salzach to Lake Zell that reflects the snow-covered Kitzsteinhorn. Riding through the valley carved by the River Saalach leads to Salzburg. This 7-night vacation available from May through August is from £649 per person, double. In the spring, riders are invited to sample the region’s sweet radishes served with rounds of local beer, a seasonal favorite. For details please see” alt=”last_img” /> read more