MB1 Across the Alps on a Mountain Bike - 

Lake Constance to Lake Como

GO mountain bike through 5 countries across the Alps

GO experience the Alps · GO live your bucket list · GO where your colleagues can't find you


  • GO cycle to the base of the impressive Morteratsch Glacier in Switzerland on an optional side trip

  • GO  connect two of Western Europe's most famous lakes 

  • GO  explore 5 different countries on your mountain bike: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Italy; with the majority of time spent in Switzerland

Mountain Bike self-guided through Germany, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, and Italy; passing castles and enjoying breathtaking mountain views. This mountain bike tour presents little technical difficulty, but requires adequate conditioning for the daily elevation gain. Covering 331 km. (206 miles) and 4,212 m. (13,819 ft.) of elevation gain over a total of 6 active cycling days is rewarded at the end with a gentle downhill ride to Lake Como in Italy.


This route is 83% on pavement, 14% on dirt roads, and less than 3% on trail. There is one day of spectacular, but easy, single track high up on a pass. The rest of the tour is on dirt or paved roads. There is more interaction with motor vehicle traffic on this tour than some of our other tours. If that is not for you, please contact us and we can work out a better option for you.

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Only 20% payment due at the time of booking!

Tour Itinerary

Choose your own dates

Choose your own pace

Choose your own cycling buddies


Across the Alps on a Mountain Bike - 
Lake Constance to Lake Como

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Included in all packages

  • Exclusive access to tours in a navigation app, even when offline

  • Personalized eGuidebook containing maps, daily itinerary, accommodation information and more

  • GPX File

  • Optional Airport to Airport full service booking

  • Booking and logistics assistance during your tour

  • Unlimited time spent answering your questions

  • Peace of mind by leaving the planning and booking to local experts

  • More time for the important things in life 

*When booked 2 or more months in advance


Airport to Airport Package from Munich Public


  • 2 nights 2-star hotel in Munich

  • 1 night 2-star hotel at Lake Como

  • All transportation between Munich Airport and hotels (public transportation)

Airport to Airport Package from Munich Private


  • 2 nights 3-star hotel in Munich

  • 1 night 3-star hotel at Lake Como

  • All transportation between Munich Airport and hotels (private transportation)

This add-on lowers the Responsible Travel Score from 10 to 9 points

Mountain Bike Rental


  • Rental bikes are good quality with 21- or 27- gears

  • Components are Shimano Deore quality or better

  • Customers have the choice between 27.5" or 29"

All prices are per person

*Private transportation packages require a minimum of double occupancy

Not included

  • Fees for any additional transportation

  • Repair service

  • Support vehicle

  • Paper map

  • Flights

  • Beverages

  • Any meals not specified

  • Some accommodations charge tourist or city taxes that must be paid on site. These rarely exceed 2€ per person per night  


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