© Yvonne Brückner, Tourismusverband Sächsische Schweiz

Stolpen: Hike with a visit to the castle

Short facts

  • start: Marketplace Stolpen
  • destination: Marketplace Stolpen
  • easy
  • 7,67 km
  • 2 hours 15 minutes
  • 107 m
  • 337 m
  • 231 m

Stolpen a castle legend and its charming surrounding countryside!Through pretty villages, the mysterious Wesenitz and with beautiful views, the Stolpener surrounding countryside can be explored. Then the mighty castle, which was built on basalt columns, is first circled before you can uncover the secrets about Countess Cosel inside the castle.

Markt Stolpen - Schützenhausgasse - Kirchsteig (gelb–grüne Markierung) -  Seerosenteich -  Rennersdorf - Neudörfel - Rittergut - Helmsdorfer Straße - Wesenitztal - Bischofsweg - Obere Straße - Stadtkirche - Aussicht Bastionen - Burg Stolpen - Markt Stolpen

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  • Unknown (85%)
  • Crushed Rock (4%)
  • Hiking Trail (3%)
  • Path (7%)


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