Info & tips for motorcyclists in the Nassfeld-Pressegger See region

Motorcycle holidays in Carinthia

Finding a destination for your next motorcycle holiday is one thing. Feeling truly at home there is another. In the World of Mountains & Lakes – and more specifically, in the Nassfeld-Pressegger See region and at Lake Weissensee – you’ll get the total package: comprehensive service and beautiful routes for unforgettable motorcycle tours.

Some of them will lead you onto diverse scenic roads through the Nock Mountains, onto Großglockner or Villach Alpine Road. In addition, the various mountain pass roads take you all the way to Italy and Slovenia. But wait, there’s more: Motorcyclists can also look forward to a variety of accommodation options in the Nassfeld-Pressegger See region specialising in services for two-wheeler fans – including tips and recommendations for routes, drying rooms and special cleaning products for your beloved bike.

Good to know: At the ARGE-Motorradland-Kärnten hotels, you’ll also receive the Panoramic Roads Ticket for Carinthia from your hosts!

The best of two worlds:

Motorcycle holidays in the Nassfeld-Pressegger See

The Nassfeld-Pressegger See region provides motorcyclists with the total package: Explore beautiful scenic routes on the Plöcken Pass, Nassfeld Pass or in Lesachtal Valley! In addition, the region is also the perfect starting point for tours across Carinthia, to Friuli or Slovenia.

You’re already itching to hit the road? Have a look at the top-6 motorcycle tours in and around the Nassfeld-Pressegger See region! You’ll see: Carinthia leaves nothing to be desired when it comes to holidays for two-wheeler fans!

Tips for motorcycling in the Nassfeld-Pressegger See region and at Lake Weissensee

What to keep in mind and what to bring

To make sure your holidays in Carinthia become a resounding success, there are a few things you should keep in mind. After all, you’d like to return home healthy and safe and without having to pay any traffic fines or speeding tickets …

Find out what you should bring on your motorcycle tour, and which important traffic regulations apply in Austria, Italy and Slovenia!

You should pack:

  • Passport or a valid ID card

  • Map: You can get one for free at your motorcycle accommodation in the Nassfeld-Pressegger See region.

  • Toll sticker (“Vignette”) for the Austrian and Slovenian motorways – in Italy, you’ll pay the toll right at the motorway exits.

  • High-visibility vest: It’s mandatory in Italy and definitely recommended in Austria and Slovenia.

  • Hazard warning triangle (mandatory for bikes with a sidecar)

  • First-aid kit

  • Proof of third-party insurance (mandatory in Italy)

Observe the following traffic regulations!

In Italy, it’s obligatory to keep your lights on at all times – during the day as well! In general, the following speed limits apply:

Speed limits in Austria

  • built-up areas (cities, towns, villages): 50 km/h
  • single & dual carriageways: 100 km/h
  • motorways: 130 km/h

 

Speed limits in Italy (over 149 ccm)

  • built-up areas (cities, towns, villages): 50 km/h
  • single carriageways: 90 km/h, dual carriageways: 100 km/h
  • motorways: 130 km/h

 

Speed limits in Slovenia

  • built-up areas (cities, towns, villages): 50 km/h
  • single & dual carriageways: 100 km/h
  • motorways: 130 km/h

Good reasons for motorcycle holidays in Carinthia

If you’re spending your motorcycle holidays in the Nassfeld-Pressegger See region and at Lake Weissensee, you can look forward to …

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