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Fairy Caves-Kyffhäuser-Weg

Tour dates

heavy

79.2 km

21:35 h

103 m

275 m

1191 m

1190 m
 
Height profile

Description:

The Feengrotten-Kyffhäuser-Weg leads from Saalfeld to Bad Frankenhausen.

Also known as the main hiking trail, the Feengrotten-Kyffhäuser-Weg stretches from Saalfeld to Bad Frankenhausen in 12 stages over a distance of 230 km.
It runs through central Germany as a long-distance hiking trail. In Saale-Unstrut it follows the Saale cycle path for long distances and can be described as a link through the region.

Stage 1: Fairy Grottos, Garnsdorf, Saalfeld
The Feengrotten-Kyffhäuser-Weg leads from Saalfeld to Bad Frankenhausen.

Also known as the main hiking trail, the Feengrotten-Kyffhäuser-Weg stretches from Saalfeld to Bad Frankenhausen in 12 stages over a distance of 230 km.
It runs through central Germany as a long-distance hiking trail. In Saale-Unstrut it follows the Saale cycle path for long distances and can be described as a link through the region.

1st stage: Fairy Grottoes, Garnsdorf, Saalfeld, Rudolstadt, Kulm
2nd stage: Heidecksburg, Teichweiden, Großkochberg, junction Hohe Straße, Orlamünde, leaving Sandweg, Großeutersdorf
3rd stage: Kahla, Leuchtenburg, Seitenroda, Seitenbrück
4th stage: Unterbodnitz, Magersdorf, Rothenstein, Jena-Lobeda, Lobdeburg, Burgrabis
5th stage: Jena, Fuchsturm, Golmsdorf, Jenzighaus, Hohe Lehde, Königsstuhl, Dornburg, Kunizburg ruins, Hirschroda
6th stage: Dornburg castles, Camburg, Kaatschen, Saaleck and Rudelsburg ruins, Bad Kösen
7th stage: Roßbach, Kleinjena, Großjena, Freyburg, Neuenburg
8th stage: Weischütz, Zscheiplitz, Laucha, Burgscheidungen, Tröbsdorf
9th stage: entrance to Nebra, Wangen, Schwalbestal, height Bockberg, Memleben
10th stage: Wendelstein stone box graves, Roßleben, Schönewerda, Kalbsrieth
11th stage: Ritteburg, railway bridge Artern, Ichstedt
12th stage: Bad Frankenhausen, Udersleben, Kyffhäuser Mountains, Tilleda Gate, Tilleda, Kyffhausen Imperial Castle

Route on 66 km through Saale-Unstrut:

Camburg - Kaatschen - Rödingen - Saaleck - Bad Kösen - Roßbach - Kleinjena - Großjena - Freyburg - Zscheiplitz - Weischütz - Laucha - Dorndorf - Burgscheidungen - Tröbsdorf - Nebra - Wangen - Wippach - Memleben

You want to hike the entire Feengrotten-Kyffhäuser-Weg? The hosts of the project "TentHome" are happy to make their property available for hikers with tents. You will find the following hosts along the way:

Stage 1: Ines vdH / Saalfeld

Stage 2: Villa Korn / Pößneck (Pick up and drop off service to and from the site)

Stage 3: Sports and fairground Großeutersdorf / Kahla

Stage 4: -

Stage 5: Susanne Ermisch / Golmsdorf

Stage 6:
- Kirsten and Kay Marschall / Dornburg-Camburg
- Uta Stephan/Eckartsberga Lißdorf
- Hobo Goats / Dornburg-Camburg

Stage 7: Koegel / Freyburg (Unstrut)

Stage 8: -

Stage 9: SV 1924 Nebra e.V. / Nebra (Unstrut)

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Start: Saalfeld
Starting point: Fairy Grottos
Destination: Bad Frankenhausen
  • Difficulty: heavy
  • Condition: heavy
Directions: Route on 66 km through Saale-Unstrut:
Camburg - Kaatschen - Rödingen - Saaleck - Bad Kösen - Roßbach - Kleinjena - Großjena - Freyburg - Zscheiplitz - Weischütz - Laucha - Dorndorf - Burgscheidungen - Tröbsdorf - Nebra - Wangen - Wippach - Memleben

12 stages
1st stage: From the fairy grottos to Heidecksburg, approx. 12.7km
2nd stage: Heidecksburg castle to Großeutersdorf, approx. 19.1km
3rd stage: Großeutersdorf to Unterbodnitz, approx.9.3km
4th stage: Unterbodnitz to Jena, approx. 16.6km
5th stage: Jena to Hirschroda, approx. 13.4km
6th stage: Hirschroda to Bad Kösen, approx. 18.3km
7th stage: Bad Kösen to Neuenburg, approx. 13.8km
8th stage: Neuenburg to Tröbsdorf, approx. 14.9km
9th stage: Tröbsdorf to Memleben, approx. 13.6km
10th stage: Memleben to Kalbsrieth, approx. 16km
11th stage: Kalbsrieth to Ichstedt, approx. 12.2km
12th stage: Ichstedt to Kyffhäuser monument, approx. 10.7km

Road markings: blue bar on white field
  • always open

Tour itinerary:

Contact:

Saale-Unstrut-Tourism e.V.

Pot market 6
06618 Naumburg
Phone: +49 3445 / 23379 - 0
E-mail: info@saale-unstrut-tourismus.de
website: http://www.saale-unstrut-tourismus.de/

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