Donauschlinge Schlögen © Oberösterreich Tourismus / Steininger

Accommodation Booking

Children
Travel period: 2 Nights
Detailed search options
Search by location:
Search by location
Search for accommodation
Loading accomodations ...

Your enquiry

Please fill in all fields marked *.

The information you provide (email address, enquiry; optional: form of address, title, prename, surname, telephone number) is exclusively used by WGD Donau Oberösterreich Tourismus GmbH to process your request and is only disclosed if the request is to be answered by third parties (e.g. tourism service providers). See also the Privacy Notice.

Static Map

Donausteig: Pfarrkirchen: Great Views Loop Trail

The following photo gallery can be navigated with the arrow keys (left, right).
Special features
culinary interesting
culturally interesting
Flatly
Possible accommodation
Board possible
Pets allowed
All weather
suitable for families
Suitable for groups

Tour and route information

  • Starting place: 4141 Pfarrkirchen im Mühlkreis
  • Destination: 4141 Pfarrkirchen im Mühlkreis
Duration: 5h 14m
Length: 15,6 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 664m
Altitude difference (downhill): 657m
Lowest point: 284m
Highest point: 821m

Difficulty:

medium

Panoramic view:

Dreamtour

Paths covering:

  • Asphalt
  • Gravel

Most economical season:

  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn
Best time of year: April - October
Nice views, Cultural/historical value, Botanical highlights, Faunistic highlights
Equipment: Regular hiking equipment
Technique: ***
Experience: ******

Loop trail past the Rannatal Nature Reserve, Falkenstein Castle Ruins and Altenhof Castle.


We start in Pfarrkirchen and walk southwards past the elementary school. We cross the golf course to get into the forest. On country lanes and roads we get to Hofkirchen, where we take a right turn. We walk towards “Neubau”. After the last farm we hike downhill to Niederranna through the forest. In Niederranna we hike along the Danube towards Rannamühl (starting place: Rannamühl). There we take a right turn into the Ranntal Nature Reserve and hike then uphill towards Falkenstein Castle Ruins. We leave the forest and get to Altenhof (Altenhof Castle). Past Wehrbach we get back to Pfarrkirchen.

Webcam of Pfarrkirchen


Author's recommendation
Rannatal Natura 2000 Area – new since January 2010
 Falkenstein Castle Ruins
"Verlorenes Reith" resting place (dreamlike view)
 Altenhof Castöe
 Pfarrkirchen panoramic view (dreamlike view)
 Pfarrkirchen Baroque Chruch (Carlone painting 1698)

Altitude profile

Contact

Tourismusverband Pfarrkirchen
Pfarrkirchen 13
4141 Pfarrkirchen im Mühlkreis

Phone: +43 7285 415
Fax machine: +43 7285 415-4
E-Mail: pfarrkirchen@oberoesterreich.at
Web: www.oberoesterreich.at/pfarrkirchen
Web: www.donauregion.at

We speak the following languages

German
English

powered by TOURDATA

Arrival

Accessibility / arrival

Public transport:
Bus: www.pfarrkirchen.at, www.ooevv.at, www.postbus.at
Boat: www.donauschiffahrt.de

Getting there:

By car:
 From Austria:
 A1 autobahn to Linz, from Linz on the B127 to the Altenfelden roundabout, junction towards Lembach-Hofkirchen, continue to the Pfarrkirchen junction
 From Germany:
On the A3 autobahn to Passau Nord. On the B388 towards Wegscheid to the Oberkappel (border) junction. Follow the signs for Pfarrkirchen from Oberkappel (crossing).

By train:

www.oebb.at
 From Austria:
 Mühlkreisbahn train to Neufelden train station, from there by taxi (Heinzl company in Pfarrkirchen) to Pfarrkirchen.
 From Germany:
 Passau train station, from there by taxi (Heinzl company in Pfarrkichen) to Pfarrkirchen.

By boat: on the Danube to Niederranna landing stage. From there by taxi (Heinzl company) to Pfarrkirchen. www.donauschiffahrt.de

How to get there


Parking:

Village of Pfarrkirchen
 Rannamühl next to the starting place

Parking

  • Parking space: 50

Travelling by public transport

Route planner for independent travellers

Suitability

  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for schools
  • Suitable for families
  • Suitable for seniors
  • Suitable for single travelers
  • Suitable for friends
  • Suitable for couples
  • Suitable for children

Accessibility

Für Informationen beim Kontakt anfragen.

Along the trail

The parish of Pfarrkirchen is one of the oldest in Austria. It was established in the 12th century.. Because of the location, the size and the facilities, the church of Pfarrkirchen was a visible...

River miles: 2194,7+50 bis 2194,7-50 Shore: left bank System: pipe pontoon Harbour regulations: 2 boats (max. width 32 m) Boarding height: 1,55 m Infrastructure: on demand at WGD Approx. 33 km...

The regiment was first mentioned documental in 1140, when it was in the possession of Lord Falchenstain. After the house became extinct, Falkenstein got to the Witigons in 1227. Through...

The castle of Altenhof was first mentioned documental in 1200 and since 1602, it is in the possession of the count's family Salburg-Falkenstein. The castle with church, which is 600 m above the...

My recommendations

Pfarrkirchen 22, 4141 Pfarrkirchen im Mühlkreis

Phone: +43 7285 413
E-Mail: pfarrkirchen@oberoesterreich.at
Web: www.pfarrkirchen.at

Altenhof 16, 4141 Pfarrkirchen im Mühlkreis

Phone: +43 7285 265
E-Mail: pfarrkirchen@oberoesterreich.at
Web: www.pfarrkirchen.at

Pfarrkirchen 16, 4141 Pfarrkirchen im Mühlkreis

Phone: +43 7285 409
E-Mail: gasthof.scherrer@aon.at
Web: www.gasthofscherrer.at

Pfarrkirchen 12, 4141 Pfarrkirchen im Mühlkreis

Phone: +43 664 73108572
E-Mail: gcpfarrkirchen@golf.at
Web: www.gcpfarrkirchen.at/

Pfarrkirchen Nr.17/2, 4141 Pfarrkirchen im Mühlkreis

Phone: +43 7285 60252
E-Mail: pfarrkirchen@ategra.at
Web: www.pfarrkirchen.at

Pfarrkirchen Nr. 40, 4141 Pfarrkirchen im Mühlkreis

Phone: +43 7285 428
E-Mail: office@panoramacafe.at
Web: www.oberoesterreich.at/pension.panoramablick

Altenhof 64, 4142 Pfarrkirchen im Mühlkreis

Phone: +43 7285 24609
E-Mail: office@diehochlandimker.at
Web: www.diehochlandimker.at

Pfarrkirchen 56, 4141 Pfarrkirchen im Mühlkreis

Phone: +43 7285 6470
E-Mail: pension.lang@aon.at
Web: www.pensionlang.at

Pfarrkirchen 16, 4141 Pfarrkirchen im Mühlkreis

Phone: +43 7285 409
E-Mail: gasthof.scherrer@aon.at
Web: www.gasthofscherrer.at

Pfarrkirchen 40, 4141 Pfarrkirchen im Mühlkreis

Phone: +43 7285 428
E-Mail: office@panoramacafe.at
Web: www.panoramacafe.at

Wanderweg
Starting place: Pfarrkirchen im Mühlkreis

Duration: 5h 14m

Length: 15.6 km

Metres of altitude: 664m

Difficulty:

Panoramic view:

This website uses Cookies.