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Moritzburger Ring

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A round trip through natural scenic diversity
moderate
Distance 39.6 km
2:45 h
116 m
116 m
The tour starts at the cycle route signpost in the castle parking lot opposite Moritzburg Tourist Information. Cross Schlossallee and ride past the stables of the Saxon State Stud into the one-way street. Follow the signs through a small residential area. At the end, drive through a historic gate, turn immediately left and then right to Kleine Fasanenstraße. You will cross the canal , a former navigable connection for courtly festivities. At the end of Kleine Fasanenstraße you turn right to the Großteich. At the height of the dam, you will pass through a historic gap in the wild wall into the Pheasant Garden with the Pheasant Castle. On the left side is the well-known Moritzburg game reserve.Follow the path along the nature reserve Frauenteich for about 2 km and turn right into Kalkreuther Straße. Pass the Bauernteich and turn left into Naunhofer Straße , from where you can see the foothills of the Lusatian Mountains. After about 2.5 km on a forest road you reach the district Steinbach. At the end of the village turn right into Mistschänkenweg , cross the state road S 81 and arrive at the traditional inn Mistschänke.After about 700 m turn left into the signposted forest path. Following the signs, cross the S 81 and reach the district of Auer. Cross the two state roads in Auer. On the right side of the tour is the idyllic Ilschenteich . After 2 km you leave the forest and drive into the small hilltop landscape with the district Friedewald. Cross under the S 81 in the St. Ulrich road tunnel. In the village of Dippelsdorf, it is worth making a detour to the Red House, the domicile of the Brücke artists, who accentuated expressionist painting here. Follow the signs over the S81 road bridge and you will reach the district of Friedewald-Buchholz. Follow the signs to the romantic Lößnitzgrund . After about 0.5 km on the Lößnitzgrundstraße turn left into the steeply uphill street Am Brand.You will reach the highlands of the district Reichenberg and turn right there. Once you reach the district of Boxdorf, cross the S 179 and ride uphill along Windmühlenweg to the highest point of the bike tour. Now push your bike a short distance downhill and turn left into Waldteichstraße. After 1 km you cross the S 81 again and after another 700 m turn left into the Alte Dresdner Straße to Moritzburg. At the entrance to Moritzburg you will find the Rad'l-Eck, an iconic cycling pub. From there, you can take the direct route to Schlossallee and the Moritzburg castle parking lot.

Note: In wet weather, the forest and field path tour sections may have poor path quality.

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Dresden Elbland Redaktion
Update: October 08, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
239 m
Lowest point
162 m
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Rest Stop

Churfuerstliche Waldschaenke Moritzburg

Tips and hints

Cultural Landscape Moritzburg GmbH Tourist Information

T.: 035207/8540

www.kulturlandschaft-moritzburg.de 

Start

Moritzburger Tourist-Info (168 m)
Coordinates:
DD
51.164031, 13.679406
DMS
51°09'50.5"N 13°40'45.9"E
UTM
33U 407663 5668895
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Destination

Moritzburger Tourist-Info

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Public transport

You can reach Moritzburg with the Lößnitzgrundbahn from Radebeul Ost and Radeburg. You can also reach the starting point with the PlusBus line 477 from Radeburg, Großenhain and Dresden, 405 from Radeburg and Coswig, and line 458 from Großenhain.

In the summer season from April to October, Moritzburg can be reached from Meißen and Weinböhla without changing buses with the excursion line M, which carries a bicycle trailer for up to 16 bikes every day.

Between Dresden and Moritzburg, a bicycle trailer is carried hourly on line 477 during the summer season on weekends and holidays.

Getting there

Use the A4 in Dresden or take the A13 from Berlin. Via the S179 from Dresden, the S81 from Weinböhla and the Radeburger Straße from Radeburg you will reach Moritzburg.  

Parking

Moritzburg castle parking lot

Coordinates

DD
51.164031, 13.679406
DMS
51°09'50.5"N 13°40'45.9"E
UTM
33U 407663 5668895
w3w 
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Broschüre: 35 Radrouten Genuss- Radwandern Herausgeber: Dresden Marketing GmbH;

© Tourismusverband Elbland Dresden e.V.

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Weatherproof clothing and tool kit recommended.

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3.9
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Ulrike Tröger
May 24, 2021 · Community
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When did you do this route? May 24, 2021
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Jens Steinbach 
April 12, 2021 · Community
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Katja Richter
September 12, 2020 · Community
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
39.6 km
Duration
2:45 h
Ascent
116 m
Descent
116 m
Circular route Refreshment stops available Cultural/historical interest

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