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U.S. Rider Academy’s On-Road Alpine European Tour – September 2024!

Imagine an eight-day trip—with six riding days—through Germany, Austria, Slovenia and Italy, all organized and led by the U.S. Rider Academy! The tour package includes a two-day Street Survival on-road training class at the BMW Performance Center in Greer, South Carolina. (Day one on their track, followed by a one day tour into the North Carolina Mountains on day two.)

All lodging, meals, fuel, snacks, drinks, toll roads, parking fees, and motorcycle liability insurance are all covered during the tour. That is seven nights of lodging, seven dinners, six breakfasts, and six lunches provided during the tour. Also included are two nights of lodging, breakfast, and lunch when attending the BMW Performance Center training.


Join us September 1-8, 2024, as we enjoy excellent roads, food, drink, and stories as we travel through Germany, Austria, Slovenia, and Italy. Just like our tours here at home, once you arrive, sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride. The BMW U.S. Rider Academy has considered and handled all the Details.

The tour package includes an optional Two-Day Street Survival On-Road training class at the BMW U.S. Rider Academy before the trip. You’ll need to select one of the training dates, either July 29-30 or August 15-16, 2024.

The tour will start and finish in Erding, Germany; the nearest airport is Munich (MUC).

Duration: 8 days’ vacation, 6 riding days.

  • DAY 1: Arrival Erding, Germany
  • DAY 2: Erding to Lienz, Austria
  • DAY 3: Lienz – Optional Rest Day – Riding in Slovenia
  • DAY 4: Lienz to Bolzano / Collalbo
  • DAY 5: Bolzano / Collalbo – Optional Rest Day – Riding in Dolomites
  • DAY 6: Bolzano / Collalbo to Seefeld
  • DAY 7: Seefeld to Munich / Erding
  • DAY 8: Departure from Munich / Erding

The total tour route is between 1,354-1,726 km (841-1,073 miles); daily distances will be between 195-325 km (121-202 miles). Accommodations will be in comfortable 3- and 4-star lodgings with local flair.

Your tour cost of $9,999 includes the following services:

  • All lodging during the tour, 3 and 4-Star accommodations with local fair.
  • Single Room Occupancy per Participant – USRA Exclusive
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch – USRA Exclusive
  • Dinner – USRA Exclusive
  • Two glasses of house wine or beer at dinner – USRA Exclusive
  • All nonalcoholic beverages – USRA Exclusive
  • Coffee – USRA Exclusive
  • Snacks – USRA Exclusive
  • Motorcycle rental with unlimited miles
  • Full Motorcycle Liability Insurance – USRA Exclusive
  • Fuel – USRA Exclusive
  • All toll and parking fees for motorcycle – USRA Exclusive
  • English and German speaking tour guide
  • Support van for luggage transportation (1 piece per person)
  • Two nights of lodging while at Performance Center training.

Not Included:

  • Participant is responsible for air fare to and from Munich (MUC)
  • Participant is responsible for travel when attending U.S. Rider Academy Training
  • Participant provides all riding gear.
    • Riding Pants
    • Riding Jacket
    • Full Finger Gloves
    • Full Face Helmet or Full Helmet with Eye Protection
    • Over the Ankle Boots
  • Any service not mentioned as included and all items of a personal nature.

Choose from 14 different BMW motorcycle models for your ride, from the smallest to the largest and including a limited number of the brand-new R 1300 GS.