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Bell tour

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  • Glockenspiel in Bärenfels
    / Glockenspiel in Bärenfels
    Photo: Phillip Maethner, CC BY-ND, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Bärenfels Ortsansicht
    Photo: Egbert Kamprath, CC BY-ND, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Blick auf Schellerhau
    Photo: Egbert Kamprath, CC BY-ND, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Auf dem Weg zum Hohen Brand, Kipsdorf
    Photo: CC BY-ND, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Weißeritztalbahn
    Photo: Phillip Maethner, CC BY-ND, Tourist-Information Altenberg
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The Bell tour is an excursion for all the senses: the carillon in Bärenfels is the only one that is in operation all year round at an altitude of 700 m.
moderate
Distance 12.5 km
3:30 h
268 m
51 m
803 m
536 m

Author’s recommendation

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Tourist-Information Altenberg
Update: February 27, 2022
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
803 m
Lowest point
536 m
Best time of year
Jan
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Rest stops

Naturhotel Gasthof Bärenfels
Rodelklause
Oberer Gasthof
Waldschänke "Altes Raupennest"
Saray Döner Altenberg
Bärenfelser Stüb'l
Hotel & Restaurant "Lockwitzgrund"
Buntes Häus`l

Safety information

Start

Bahnhof Kipsdorf (535 m)
Coordinates:
DD
50.804967, 13.675693
DMS
50°48'17.9"N 13°40'32.5"E
UTM
33U 406686 5628972
w3w 
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Destination

Bahnhof Altenberg

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Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

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Coordinates

DD
50.804967, 13.675693
DMS
50°48'17.9"N 13°40'32.5"E
UTM
33U 406686 5628972
w3w 
///acre.sulked.peppercorns
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Wandern um Oberbärenburg  1 : 25.000

Wander- und Radkarte Osterzgebirge 1 : 33.000

Erhältlich in der Tourist-Information Altenberg und im Informationsbüro im Bahnhof / Bürgerhaus Kipsdorf.

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
12.5 km
Duration
3:30 h
Ascent
268 m
Descent
51 m
Highest point
803 m
Lowest point
536 m
Public-transport-friendly Scenic Refreshment stops available Family-friendly Cultural/historical interest Linear route Botanical highlights Flora and fauna Dog-friendly Suitable for strollers Healthy climate

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