Enjoy the beauty of the landscape, have fun with a community of motivated cyclists and discover the culinary variety of the region – this is appreciatively cycling on one of the most beautiful bicycle paths in the Alps: the Via Claudia Augusta!
The AUGUSTOUR is a special event for all fans of cycling and takes place from September 28th to September 30th 2018. The purpose of this three-day bicycle tour from Lake Reschen to Trento is to experience the perfect harmony of culture, cycling and culinary delights and to enjoy the wonderful landscape along the ancient Roman's road.
The participants of the AUGUSTOUR will do all in all 207 kilometres in 3 stages through South Tyrol and Trentino. This section of the ancient Via Claudia Augusta goes slightly downhill. Therefore the tour is easy and suitable for all fans of cycling – no matter if you start with a trekking, mountain, racing or e-bike. In the selected rest points, you can enjoy typical culinary delights of the region.
In 2014, the event about stress-free cycling was organized for the first time, on the occasion of the 2,000th anniversary of Emperor Augustus’ death. You can participate as single, as family, as association or as company team and you can choose to do the whole tour or just separate stages.
Stages AUGUSTOUR 2018:
28 September: Reschen pass - Meran
- start: 10:00 am in Reschen
- length: 89 km
29 September: Meran - Bozen (via Lake Kaltern)
- start: 10:00 am in Meran
- length: 62 km
30 September: Bozen - Trento
- start: 10:00 am in the city centre of Bozen
- length: 70 km
Tourist information Reschenpass
Tel.: +39 0473 633 101