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Among cyclists the "https://www.tannheimertal.com/"Tannheimer Tal has been known for a long time, because in 2001 the Austrian Cycle Tour's troop went through the valley.
In 2005, the cycling pros of the Bavarian Tour came to Tyrol for the opening stage of the tour and were rewarded with the Tannheimer Tal mountain classification and the Jungholz mountain classification.
And even professionals noticed the scenic charms of the "probably most beautiful high valley in Europe".
Rich green meadows, the Haldensee lake and a beautiful mountain scenery accompanied the cycling pros on their competition kilometres.
And so the Tannheimer Tal has also been praised as an ideal region for targeted training or extended tours.
"The Tannheimer Tal is an ideal starting point for long racing bike tours to the surrounding regions such as Lake Constance or the Arlberg", says Michael Keller, Managing Director of the "https://www.tannheimertal.com/" Tourism Association Tannheimer Tal and former mountain bike coach of Austria.
In addition to the ideal starting point, cyclists will find a wide range of accommodation in the Tannheimer Tal.
From a 5 star house to a private room you can choose your accommodation.
After a nice trip, relax and recharge your batteries.
- The Tannheimer TalHow to find us:Start at the "https://www.tannheimertal.com/"Tourismusinformation in Tannheim in west direction to Schattwald.
At Schattwald begins a 1.5 km long ascent up to the former German customs office Oberjoch.
After a short descent turn right at the crossroads towards Unterjoch.
Continue in the direction of Jungholz, turn right at Pfeiffermühle and climb up to Jungholz.
Follow the road through the village and enjoy the beautiful exit and at the crossroads turn right towards Wertach.
Turn left at the traffic light crossing in Wertach.
At the crossroads in the centre of the village go straight on until you reach the end of the village.
Follow the road and after approx.
2.6 km, turn left at the car park on the left.
Continue on the Königssträßle, packed with 2 ascents and 2 descents to Burgberg.
Continue to Sonthofen, turn left at the traffic-light controlled intersection towards Oberjoch/Reutte, drive through Binswangen, Reckenberg, Vorderhindelang to Bad Hindelang.
Here follows the ascent over the Jochpass, with a maximum gradient of 7%, to Oberjoch.
In Oberjoch turn left at the crossroads and follow the main road to the starting point after "https://www.tannheimertal.com/service/orte.html "Tannheim.Safety information: The StVO applies.
General valid and usual rules of conduct.
It should be noted that there may be an increased risk of accident and injury in racing cycling.
Despite careful route planning, a basic risk always remains.
A tour preparation by endurance sport, appropriate training and advanced training as well as personal prudence reduces the danger of accidents and the risks.
Equipment: The personal equipment must be safe and usable and correspond to the respective technical standard.
Every cyclist is recommended to inform himself in technical literature or on site about the planned tours.
Complete racing bike equipment absolutely recommended even for experienced cyclists!Further information and links: "https://www.tannheimertal.com/"Tourismusverband Tannheimer Tal "https://www.tannheimertal.com/radfahren-tirol-allgaeuer-alpen/rennrad.html "Racing cycling in the Tannheimer Tal