E-bike tour starting from St. Ruprecht an der Raab along beautiful ridges, always with the Schöckl in view, past numerous places worth seeing and excursion destinations such as the Siegerlturm Alpacas & Goats, Hohenkogl Alpacas, Weizer sheep farmers, etc. and through beautiful apple orchards.
There is a lot on offer along this e-bike tour around St. Ruprecht an der Raab: Apart from the unique view, numerous pleasure stations await you on this circular tour along the ridges around St. Ruprecht an der Raab, through Mitterdorf and Greith! Destinations around alpacas (Siegerlturm Alpacas & Goats and Hohenkogl Alpacas) and sheep (Weizer Schafbauern) invite you to take a break, as do numerous sights (Breitegg Church, Spitalkreuz, Baroque Church of St. Ruprecht, Friedensgrotte) and gastronomic stops.
The e-bike tour starting from St. Ruprecht an der Raab is not specially signposted or marked on a map, but can only be ridden with an app. There are some steep sections and once you have to cross the main road. Please drive carefully in some places and it is not suitable for small children.
The market town of St.Ruprecht is located in Eastern Styria and is very easy to reach via the A2 motorway from Vienna (approx. 2 hours) and Graz (approx. 30 minutes).
Arrival from Vienna and from Graz: On the A2 from Vienna and from Graz, take motorway exit 161 / Gleisdorf West in the direction of B54/B64. Follow the B65 / Gleisdorf federal road until you reach the B54 / Wechselbundesstraße. At the roundabout take the second exit to the B64 / Rechberg-Bundesstraße. After about 6 km turn left to St. Ruprecht an der Raab.
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ATTENTION: the tour is not signposted or marked on a cycle map - can only be ridden with an app or a road map. There are some steep sections and once you have to cross the main road. Please be careful in some places and it is not suitable for small children.
If you want to do a longer tour, you can cycle from Oberdorf to the Raabtalradweg R11 via Bärntal to Weiz. This makes for a wonderful longer tour through the district capital of Weiz!
St. Ruprecht is easily accessible by train and has its own station. To Graz main station - direction Gleisdorf - change - S-BAHN to Weiz. On foot you can reach the centre in 10 min: Walk straight ahead through the avenue (Bahnhofstraße) until you reach the crossroads. Turn right there and follow Hauptstraße towards Hauptplatz.
Timetables and travel information can be found directly at:
Mobile in Eastern Styria with SAM shared taxi (Sam takes you to your hiking starting point and back again. Attention: For driving on Sunday, pre-order by Saturday evening).
There are several parking spaces available on the main square in St. Ruprecht. Alternatively, about 150 m away, past the Hotel Locker & Legere and the Marktheurigen Strobl, there are numerous parking spaces at the large park in the middle of St. Ruprecht an der Raab.
Eastern Styria Tourist Board | Office St. Ruprecht an der Raab Lower Main Street 181 8181 St. Ruprecht an der Raab Tel. +43 664 2353414 firstname.lastname@example.org Website
You can find more information about cycling in St. Ruprecht an der Raab and Weiz here.