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Bell tour

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  • Glockenspiel in Bärenfels
    / Glockenspiel in Bärenfels
    Photo: Phillip Maethner, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Weißeritztalbahn am Bahnhof Kipsdorf
    Photo: Tourist-Information Mitarbeiter, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Bahnhof Kipsdorf
    Photo: Tourist-Information Mitarbeiter, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Kurort Kipsdorf
    Photo: Bernd Dietze, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Bärenfels Ortsansicht
    Photo: Egbert Kamprath, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Meißner Glockenspiel
    Photo: Egbert Kamprath, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Blick auf Schellerhau
    Photo: Egbert Kamprath, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Galerie & Museum Heimatstuben Schellerhau
    Photo: Fremdenverkehrsverein Schellerhau, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Luftbild von der Schellerhauer Kirche
    Photo: Egbert Kamprath, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Blick in den Botanischen Garten Schellerhau
    Photo: Naturbewahrung Osterzgebirge, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Altenberg
    Photo: Tourist-Information Mitarbeiter, CC BY-SA, 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.
open
moderate
Distance 12.5 km
3:30 h
268 m
51 m

Author’s recommendation

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Tourist-Information Altenberg
Updated: May 20, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
803 m
Lowest point
536 m
Best time of year
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Rest Stop

Naturhotel Gasthof Bärenfels
Rodelklause
Oberer Gasthof
Waldschänke "Altes Raupennest"
Saray Döner Altenberg
MW-AHORN Waldhotel Altenberg
Bärenfelser Stüb'l
Hotel & Restaurant "Lockwitzgrund"

Safety information

Tips and hints

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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Status
open
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
12.5 km
Duration
3:30 h
Ascent
268 m
Descent
51 m
Public-transport-friendly Point to Point Scenic Refreshment stops available Family friendly Cultural/historical value Botanical highlights Faunistic highlights Dog-friendly Suitable for strollers Healthy climate

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