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Idyll at the horse-drawn railway

  • Suitable for families

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Tour-Details

Starting place: 4040 Linz
Destination: 4040 Linz

duration: 2h 45m
length: 9,6 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 232m
Altitude difference (downhill): 240m

Lowest point: 260m
Highest point: 412m
difficulty: medium
condition: difficult
panoramic view: Great panorama

Paths covering:
Asphalt, Path / trail, Street


Short description:
Find peace in the wooded outskirts of the city and leave the hustle and bustle behind you.



Quality of experience: ***



Recommended season:

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



Properties:

  • Scenic
  • Refreshment stops available
  • Family friendly

Description:
From the stop, follow the signs steadily uphill through settlements and forests. The horse-drawn promenade begins at the church of St. Magdalena. At the beginning one of the last preserved pieces of track can be seen. On the wide track of the former Linz-Budweis line, you walk through beautiful forest passages to the Johannes Kepler University.

Tip:

Interesting points along the hiking trail announce:


Church of St. Magdalena, horse-drawn railway line, Johannes Kepler University



Equipment:
Hiking backpack (incl. rain cover), sturdy shoes
Starting point: Leonfeldner Straße / Altenberger Straße / Harbachsiedlung stop
Destination: Leonfeldner Straße / Altenberger Straße / Harbachsiedlung stop

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.


 


Linz AG tram lines 1, 2 (stop: Harbachsiedlung)

Travelling by public transport
Route planner for independent travellers
Most economical season
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn

Please get in touch for more information.

Idyll at the horse-drawn railway
Tourist Information Linz
Hauptplatz 1 - Altes Rathaus
4020 Linz

Phone +43 732 7070 - 2009
E-Mailinfo@linztourismus.at
Webwww.linztourismus.at
http://www.linztourismus.at

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Tour-Details

Starting place: 4040 Linz
Destination: 4040 Linz

duration: 2h 45m
length: 9,6 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 232m
Altitude difference (downhill): 240m

Lowest point: 260m
Highest point: 412m
difficulty: medium
condition: difficult
panoramic view: Great panorama

Paths covering:
Asphalt, Path / trail, Street