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The Ultimate Alps Tour CUA

Austria   |  Italy   |  Switzerland

Enjoy the highest mountains, the most beautiful lakes, and the many passes of the Alps.

If there is a place on earth that‘s made for the eye, the camera and our bikes, it is surely the Alps. We have chosen the very best of those roads and selected the choicest hotels. We know this region very well, it is our home, and we offer it to you.

We’ll pick up the motorcycles in the Edelweiss hometown of Mieming and enjoy the first challenging mountain passes on our way to Pontresina, Switzerland. From there we explore more of the wonderful roads the Swiss Alps have to offer until we reach Brunnen. The road to Brunnen is pure color drama, and the town, with its view of Vierwaldstättersee, is the climactic encore of that drama. The next day we’re off to Zermatt, where you can watch in awe as the setting sun colors the snow-covered Matterhorn a deep crimson. Weather permitting, of course.

And yet, Lugano, in Italy, is even more spectacular, so that’s where we’ll go next. Then we head to the Val di Sole and on to Klobenstein/Bolzano, through the Dolomites, mind-boggling in their beauty. If you could take only one motorcycle trip in Europe in your life, this is the one we would suggest.


Start/Finish: Mieming
Nearest airport: Innsbruck
Duration: 10 days vacation, 8 riding days
Route: Total distance: 1360-2240 km, 845-1392 miles
Daily distances: 130-370 km, 81-230 miles
Accommodations: Comfortable middle-class hotels with a special alpine touch.
Rest day: Collalbo (Klobenstein)
Highlights: Gacher Blick, Reschen Pass, Passo dello Stelvio (Stelvio Pass), Lugano, Matterhorn, Menaggio, Lake Maggiore, Lago di Como (Lake Como), Lago di Garda (Lake Garda), Dolomites, Roads and passes of the Western Alps
Minimum number of participants: 6
10 days vacation
8 day riding route

Day 1: Arrival in Mieming
Day 2: Mieming - Pontresina
Day 3: Pontresina - Brunnen
Day 4: Brunnen - Zermatt
Day 5: Zermatt - Lugano
Day 6: Lugano - Val di Sole
Day 7: Val di Sole - Collalbo (Klobenstein)
Day 8: Collalbo (Klobenstein)
Day 9: Collalbo (Klobenstein) - Mieming
Day 10: Departure from Mieming

The daily riding kilometres are approximate distances and may vary. The first and last days mentioned in the itinerary are the arrival and departure days; there is no riding on these days. Bear in mind the time difference between your country of origin and your travel destination. Arrival time should be arranged before 3 pm on the arrival day. Please book your flights accordingly. Route and overnight places may change due to unforeseen events.

Tour prices & motorcycles 2016

Included services
Tour price per personsharing room,
riding 2 up
sharing room,
riding solo
single room,
riding solo
BMW G 650 GS
Honda NC 750 S
Honda NC 750 X
Suzuki V-Strom 650
$ 4.060,-$ 4.430,-$ 4.850,-
BMW F 700 GS
$ 4.160,-$ 4.630,-$ 5.050,-
BMW F 800 GS
BMW F 800 R
Ducati Monster 821
Honda CRF 1000 L Africa Twin
Suzuki V-Strom 1000
Triumph Tiger 800 XCX
$ 4.260,-$ 4.830,-$ 5.250,-
BMW R 1200 GS
BMW R 1200 R
BMW R 1200 RS
BMW S 1000 XR
Ducati Diavel
Ducati Monster 1200
Ducati Multistrada 1200
Triumph Tiger Explorer
$ 4.490,-$ 5.290,-$ 5.710,-
BMW R 1200 RT
$ 4.710,-$ 5.730,-$ 6.150,-
OPTIONAL:
Alps Riding Training (Minimum number of participants: 1)
$ 510,-$ 560,-$ 630,-
OPTIONAL:
Guided City Tour (Minimum number of participants: 1)
$ 480,-$ 480,-$ 550,-
High Season Surcharge
Rider
$ 400,- $ 400,- $ 400,-
High Season Surcharge
Passenger
$ 400,- $ 400,- $ 400,-

Tour prices & motorcycles 2017

Included services
Tour price per personsharing room,
riding 2 up
sharing room,
riding solo
single room,
riding solo
Honda NC 750 S
Honda NC 750 X
Suzuki V-Strom 650
$ 4.140,-$ 4.500,-$ 4.870,-
BMW F 700 GS
$ 4.240,-$ 4.690,-$ 5.060,-
BMW F 800 GS
BMW F 800 R
Ducati Monster 821
Honda CRF 1000 L Africa Twin
Suzuki V-Strom 1000
Triumph Tiger 800 XCX
$ 4.330,-$ 4.880,-$ 5.250,-
BMW R 1200 GS
BMW R 1200 R
BMW R 1200 RS
BMW S 1000 XR
Ducati Monster 1200
Ducati Multistrada 1200
Triumph Tiger Explorer
$ 4.540,-$ 5.290,-$ 5.660,-
BMW R 1200 RT
Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro
$ 4.760,-$ 5.730,-$ 6.100,-
OPTIONAL:
Guided City Tour (minimum number of participants: 1)
$ 480,-$ 480,-$ 530,-
OPTIONAL:
Alps Prep Course (minimum number of participants: 1)
$ 505,-$ 560,-$ 630,-

Tour prices & motorcycles 2018

Included services
Tour price per personsharing room,
riding 2 up
sharing room,
riding solo
single room,
riding solo
Honda NC 750 S
Honda NC 750 X
Suzuki V-Strom 650
$ 4.140,- *$ 4.500,- *$ 4.870,- *
BMW F 700 GS
$ 4.240,- *$ 4.690,- *$ 5.060,- *
BMW F 800 GS
BMW F 800 R
Ducati Monster 821
Honda CRF 1000 L Africa Twin
Suzuki V-Strom 1000
Triumph Tiger 800 XCX
$ 4.330,- *$ 4.880,- *$ 5.250,- *
BMW R 1200 GS
BMW R 1200 R
BMW R 1200 RS
BMW S 1000 XR
Ducati Monster 1200
Ducati Multistrada 1200
Triumph Tiger Explorer
$ 4.540,- *$ 5.290,- *$ 5.660,- *
BMW R 1200 RT
Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro
$ 4.760,- *$ 5.730,- *$ 6.100,- *
OPTIONAL:
Guided City Tour (minimum number of participants: 1)
$ 480,- *$ 480,- *$ 530,- *
OPTIONAL:
Alps Prep Course (minimum number of participants: 1)
$ 505,- *$ 560,- *$ 630,- *
* Please note that the dates and prices for 2018 are not confirmed yet. The dates shown on our website are preliminary dates for 2018 and might change. Also, for this tour there are yet no prices confirmed for 2018. If the tour price differs more than 5% from last year’s pricing you can cancel your participation until October 31, 2017 without any cancellation fee.

CUSTOM TOURS: For custom tour bookings please refer to the pricing included in the special tour offer for your tour. If having any questions please contact our service team at customtours@edelweissbike.com!

Prices start at $ 4.060,-

per person

Included services

Motorcycle category 1

Testimonials

The Ultimate Alps Tour

The most important aspect of travelling is the journey. And Edelweiss Bike Travel made sure our participation in the Ultimate Alps Tour is a memorable one. The tour was not just wonderful because of the quality bikes, we stayed in great hotels, could experience challenging routes and travel with people who have the same attitude than we do. And the tour guides were great too. We had an outstanding trip experience and have collected so many postcard-like pictures which are saved on our cameras and in our mindes. Well done Edelweiss – keep up the good work and excellent customer service. We will be back soon!

Susan and Simon NG, Malaysia

The Ultimate Alps Tour

The team of Edelweiss Bike Travel wants to say thank you to Dexter Ford for participating in our The Ultimate Alps Tour and for putting together such a great report about our tour in the February issue 2014 of Rider Magazine.
Published with the permission of Rider Magazine for Edelweiss Bike Travel. Not for resale or distribution.

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Dexter Ford, United States of America

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Tour dates

20.09. - 29.09.2016
High Season
09.06. - 18.06.2017
13.07. - 22.07.2017
04.08. - 13.08.2017
19.09. - 28.09.2017
08.06. - 17.06.2018
12.07. - 21.07.2018
03.08. - 12.08.2018
18.09. - 27.09.2018
Riding hours per day:
7 to 9 h 
Route grading:
Tough 
Alps Riding Training (opt)
 
Guided City Tour (opt):
Innsbruck 
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