Bicycle tours around Dachau

Bicycle tours around Dachau

Radfahren Amper
Ausblick auf das Schloss

Dachau and surrounding area enjoy an ever increasing popularity among the cycling community. The scenic mossland plains with the picturesque river course of the Amper river attracts tourists and weekend- or day-trippers alike.

Tree-shaded beergardens beckon with cool drinks and traditional Bavarian atmosphere. Athletically ambitious bicyclists will find various roads with levels ranging from easy to challening in the hilly backlands of Dachau, with very little car traffic. For tour suggestions as well as sightseeing and dining recommendationtions please see our cycling map below.

Bike trails such as the Ammer-Amper-Radweg, as well as the RadlRing München lead directly through the town of Dachau. The historic old town, nestled on an elevation and crowned by a former Wittelsbach castle is well worth visiting. Many visitors also take time to see the concentration camp memorial site, located about three kilometers from the town center.

Cy­cling map of Dach­au and sur­roun­ding areas

The Tourist-Information Dachau offers a cycling map "Dachau Stadt & Umland". It adresses sportive cyclists and nature lovers alike, offering five tour suggestions in and around Dachau to be discovered and explored. The information includes points of interest and places to eat at.

The cycling map (4,90 €) is available at the Tourist-Information Dachau. For contact details please see below.

Download GPS Data

In addition to the Dachau cycling map you will find a selection of GPS-Data to download for free.

More Information:

The following websites offer further information on bicycling in and around Dachau:

  • Erholungsflaechenverein u. a. Radwanderkarten, Routenvorschläge wie 8 Seen Radtour durchs Dachauer Moos
  • Bayerninfo: Bayernnetz für Radler, z.B. mit Beschreibung des Ammer-Amper-Radweges
  • ADFC-Dachau: z.B. organisierte Fahrradtouren

Services for bicyclists

E-Bike charging stations:
Bicycle shops offering repair service:


Tourist-Information City of Dachau
Konrad-Adenauer-Straße 1 
85221 Dachau 

Tel.: +49 (0)8131 - 75286 

Opening hours:
May - October:
Mon - Fri: 9 am - 6 pm,
Sat: 9 am - 1 pm,
add. July - Sept.: Sun 9 am - 1 pm

November – April:
Mon – Fri: 9 am – 1 pm and 2 pm - 5 pm. Sat 9 am - 1 pm