Puster Valley (Toblach/Dobbiaco - Lienz)

Alongside the Drau from its source in South Tyrol to East Tyrol.

The Drau cycle path starts in the unique and spectacular Dolomites, within reach of the world-famous Drei Zinnen mountain massif. Along the young Drau, the first leg runs downhill through the narrow Puster Valley - accompanied by lush meadows on the left and the sheer rugged mountain flanks of the Dolomites on the right. Villages, castles and gothic churches are visible witnesses of an old, cultural area, which was once governed by the Counts of Görz/Gorizia.


The water tumbling down the wild streams soon turns the Drau into an impressive body of water with alluvial forests, gravel banks and islands. There are countless spots at the water's edge where you might want to stop and take a rest. In the distance the Rauchkofel, the mountain which towers above Lienz, is a sign that you are getting close to your destination.

If you want to get to know the countryside and the people a little better, you can stop off at Toblach, Innichen, Sillian or Lienz, the main towns along the cycle path. This is where southern flair meets alpine culture in an unspoilt mountain landscape.



Drauradweg section 1Video

Detailed information (only in German)


Osttirol Drauradweg

Aigner Badl (Abfaltersbach)

Osttirol Drauradweg

Galitzenklamm Water Adventure Park

Tristacher See Osttirol

Lake Tristacher

Drauradweg Osttirol, Frauenbach Wasserfall


Drauradweg Pustertal, 3 Zinnen

Lake Dürrensee with a view of the Drei Zinnen massif

Osttirol Drauradweg

Tassenbach Reservoir Nature Trail


Source of the Drau at Toblacher Feld/Conca di Dobbiaco

Drauradweg Pustertal, 3 Zinnen

Grand Hotel Wildbad

Weather today, 21. October 2019

To enhance your user experience, we have implemented cookies on this website. By using our site, you agree to our use of cookies. Further details can be found in our Data Privacy Policy