Villach is situated in the southern Austria, right on the Drava River and is the second largest city in Carinthia. It represents an important traffic junction for the whole Alpe – Adria region as well as Austria. The city has a remarkable history as there was found the oldest human trace, dated back to 3.500 BC as well as many Roman artifacts because it was near an important road, called the Römerweg.
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Motorcycling in Bolzano Bozen, Munich, Bavaria Germany
Munich is surrounded by the wonderful Bavarian Alps. A very nice way to explore the area is with a motorcycle. Motorcycling is a very popular sport in Munich and in Germany in general. There are many routes where you can admire the magnificent vistas. One of them is Munich – Bolzano Bozen – Munich roundtrip.
It is a round trip of 475 km / 295.2 mi long that lasts about 8 hours if you don’t make any stops. If you take your time to marvel the wonderful views, you might need more time to ride this route. This ride route is a long one. It is focused mainly on mountain passes.
It is recommended that you will take the loop clockwise as roads get more and more impressive. Culminate is the pass over Timmelsjoch which is an awesome experience. It is not recommended to use the highways in-between the passes.
It is preferable to stay on the side roads as they are often equally rewarding as they snake through the Alpen foothills. If you take the ride through Innsbruck in Austria and many small Italian villages, there are ample opportunities for sightseeing. For a more leisurely pace, it is highly recommended that you will make this trip an overnight weekend trip!