DANUBE UPPER AUSTRIA
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Hiking trail Kasten-Vichtenstein

  • Suitable for families

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Tour-Details

Starting place: 4091 Vichtenstein
Destination: 4091 Vichtenstein

duration: 0h 49m
length: 1,9 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 257m

Lowest point: 293m
Highest point: 549m
difficulty: very easy
condition: easy
panoramic view: Dreamtour

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Short description:

This hiking route leads steeply uphill to Vichtenstein.
On the way back, you’ll have wonderful views of Danube Valley as well as the small township of Kasten.



Technique: *



Quality of experience: ***



Recommended season:

  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October



Properties:

  • Scenic
  • Refreshment stops available
  • Family friendly

Description:

Shipping pier Kasten in direction of Vichtenstein - Danube Trail rest area "Rotes Kreuz" - crossing the main road - Vichtenstein. If hiking in the opposite direction, starting point viewing platform in front of the town hall - after 100 m turnoff to the right - see signs for "Fuchsenlochrunde"


(uphill/downhill depending on walking direction)



Tip:
Castle and parish church of Vichtenstein (Castle can only be looked at from the outside).

Equipment:
sturdy shoes

Additional information:

Points of interest along the hiking trail:
- Kasten landing stage
- Kasten Filial Church
-"Rotes Kreuz" Danube Path rest stop


magnificent views across the Danube into neighbouring Bavaria and the Mühlviertel region

Starting point: Kasten landing stage or Vichtenstein viewing platform
Destination: Kasten landing stage or Vichtenstein viewing platform

further information:
  • Board possible

Accessibility / arrival



Public Transit

Location and getting there


How to arrive in the Danube Upper Austrian region?
The fast way to your destination – by train, bus, car, boat or plane.


 



Parking
Starting point Kasten or Vichtenstein
Travelling by public transport
Route planner for independent travellers
Most economical season
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn

Please get in touch for more information.

Hiking trail Kasten-Vichtenstein
Gemeindeamt Vichtenstein
Vichtenstein 70
4091 Vichtenstein

Phone +43 7714 8055
E-Mailgemeinde@vichtenstein.ooe.gv.at
Webwww.vichtenstein.at
http://www.vichtenstein.at

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Tour-Details

Starting place: 4091 Vichtenstein
Destination: 4091 Vichtenstein

duration: 0h 49m
length: 1,9 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 257m

Lowest point: 293m
Highest point: 549m
difficulty: very easy
condition: easy
panoramic view: Dreamtour

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