Choose a language
Plan a route here Copy route
Bicycle Ride recommended route

"Meißner 8" - North route

· 1 review · Bicycle Ride · Dresden Elbland
Responsible for this content
Dresden Elbland Verified partner  Explorers Choice 
  • Blick nach Meißen aus Richtung Karpfenschänke
    Blick nach Meißen aus Richtung Karpfenschänke
    Photo: Sylvio Dittrich, Dresden Elbland
m 200 150 100 50 35 30 25 20 15 10 5 km
On the tracks of the former narrow gauge railway line
moderate
Distance 35.8 km
3:00 h
183 m
301 m
224 m
96 m
The route leads along the viaduct in Robschütz, the Löthain Railway Museum and several stations of the historic narrow-gauge railroad. The route continues to the Leutewitz estate and quarry, the Zöthain double bridge and the Prositz Germanic burial ground. Finally, you will pass the ruins of the monastery "Holy Cross".
Profile picture of Dresden Elbland Redaktion
Author
Dresden Elbland Redaktion
Update: October 04, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
224 m
Lowest point
96 m
Best time of year
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

Track types

Dirt road 1.47%Forested/wild trail 1.61%Road 0.48%Unknown 96.42%
Dirt road
0.5 km
Forested/wild trail
0.6 km
Road
0.2 km
Unknown
34.5 km
Show elevation profile

Tips and hints

"Riesa, Oschatz, Großenhain and surroundings", Ed.: Verlag Dr. Andreas Barthel, ISBN 978-3-89591-145-3

 

"Meißen and surroundings - Lommatzscher Pflege, Riesa, Oschatz, Döbeln", ed.: Sachsen Kartographie GmbH Dresden, ISBN 978-3-86843-048-06

Start

Meißen (101 m)
Coordinates:
DD
51.161645, 13.480506
DMS
51°09'41.9"N 13°28'49.8"E
UTM
33U 393751 5668898
w3w 
///router.wants.fizzled
Show on Map

Destination

Meißen

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

You can reach Meißen with the S-Bahn line 1 from Dresden. In addition, you can take bus line 401 from Coswig, 404 from Cossebaude, 407 from Nünchritz, 409 from Großenhain, 412 and 418 from Nossen, 416 from Döbeln, 417 from Lommatzsch, 422 and 421 from Weinböla, 428 from Wilsdruff and 446 from Riesa.

Getting there

Use approach via A4 in Dresden or exit on A13 from Berlin. You can reach the starting point via the B6 from Dresden and Oschatz or the B101 from Großenhain.

Parking

There are several parking options, which are paid or free of charge. 

Coordinates

DD
51.161645, 13.480506
DMS
51°09'41.9"N 13°28'49.8"E
UTM
33U 393751 5668898
w3w 
///router.wants.fizzled
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Book recommendation by the author

Broschüre: Genuss- Radwandern: 35 Radrouten, Herausgeber: Dresden Marketing GmbH; © Tourismusverband Elbland Dresden e.V.

Recommended maps for this region:

Show more

Equipment

Weatherproof clothing and tool kit recommended

Questions and answers

Ask the first question

Would you like to the ask the author a question?


Rating

4.0
(1)
Joerg Uhlemann 
August 15, 2021 · Community
Show more
When did you do this route? August 15, 2021

Photos from others


Reviews
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
35.8 km
Duration
3:00 h
Ascent
183 m
Descent
301 m
Highest point
224 m
Lowest point
96 m
Circular route Scenic Refreshment stops available Cultural/historical interest

Statistics

  • Content
  • Show images Hide images
Features
2D 3D
Maps and trails
  • 16 Waypoints
  • 16 Waypoints
Distance  km
Duration : h
Ascent  m
Descent  m
Highest point  m
Lowest point  m
Push the arrows to change the view