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There are plenty of places to see and visit around Pleystein. Whether you love hiking or cycling, Pleystein is a region where 20 hidden gems are waiting to be explored and visited. Check the top places to visit in the region and plan your next adventure today.

The top 20 Attractions around Pleystein

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    1

    Das wilde Lerautal

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    The Lerau Valley has been under nature protection since 1938. With its bizarre rock formations and the idyllic flowing Lerau, the around 91 hectare nature reserve is a stone miracle …

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    Betty
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    Burgruine Schellenberg

    Hiking Highlight

    Emperor Ludwig the Bavarian had the castle built in 1347 to repel raids from Bohemia. The castle was stormed and partly destroyed in 1498. In 1865 the so-called Schellenberg-Niggl, the …

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    Bockl Raststation

    Bike Touring Highlight

    Take the bus from Weiden to Eslarn. Then cycle back the Bockelradweg. No big gradients ..

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    Agnes
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    Burgruine Leuchtenberg

    Hiking Highlight

    The Leuchtenberg castle ruin is one of the most important and very well-preserved castle complexes in the Upper Palatinate. It was first mentioned in 1124, and yet former components such. …

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    Brotfelsen

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    The Brotfelsen is a rock formation just north of the ruins Schellenberg and is considered one of the most famous natural monuments.

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    Patrick
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    Kreuzstein

    Hiking Highlight

    The Kreuzstein is a mighty granite stone and marks the border between Bavaria and Bohemia. A carved cross is clearly visible on the south side, while the inscriptions "Bohemia" on …

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    Mittelpunkt Mitteleuropas

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    Did you know that the geographic center of Western Europe is in the middle of the Upper Palatinate? You can watch it here. A beautifully made granite disc indicates this. …

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    Waldnaabquelle

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    The very beautiful spring (1951), also called "Kreuzbrunnen", the Tirschenreuther Waldnaab. Coming from the source, the Waldnaab covers only about three meters on German soil before it flows as Lesní …

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    Mühle Gehenhammer

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    A stop at the Gehhammer mill is always a pleasure. There are great snacks, excellent homemade cakes and a delicious beer from Friedenfels.

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    Die Kreuzbergkirche in Pleystein

    Bike Touring Highlight

    The location of the pilgrimage church could not be more impressive: it stands on a massive quartz rock stick in the middle of Pleystein. The rock is designated as a …

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    Tamara
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    Burgruine Flossenbürg

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    The landmark of the nature park "Northern Oberpfälzer Wald" lies on the 732 meter high Schlossberg. This was included in 2008 in the "100 most beautiful geotope in Bavaria". Built …

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    Otto S.
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    12

    Elm/Handkreuze

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    Here are 4 hand stones, 3 of them right here, a 4th is about 60 meters towards Kaimling about 6m right of the way. The common feature of the stones, …

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    13

    Der kalte Baum

    Bike Touring Highlight

    The age of the cold tree cannot be reliably determined in this way.
    In the 16th century there were border difficulties between the Electoral Palatinate and Leuchtenberg, during the course …

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    Kalter Baum

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    The Cold Tree was a border tree and was first mentioned in the 16th century. Rebent several times, the last time in 1642.

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    Schafsteg

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    It then went downhill to Lerau, which had become more and more picturesque, winding its way through the valley with large granite blocks in it. The nature reserve is one …

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    Kreislehrgarten Floß

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    The district educational garden Floß is a demonstration and school garden of the district association for gardening and land maintenance Neustadt an der Waldnaab in Floß. It covers an area …

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    Blockhaus Sil2

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    Memory of past times. The Bavarian-Czech border position once consisted of almost 100 bunkers and formed the security of the eastern flank in the 1930s. Not much is left of …

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    Landwirtschaftlicher Lehrpfad

    Bike Touring Highlight

    On the route there are a number of resting places and recreational facilities, for example a pavilion between Pfrentsch and Pfrentschweiher. In this area you also have a wide view …

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    The Friedrichsburg was built from 1586 to 1593 by Count Palatine Friedrich. The master builder was Leonhardt Greineisen from Burglengenfeld, the work was carried out by the Weiden master mason …

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    Otto S.
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    Waldau - Vorort von Vohenstrauß

    Bike Touring Highlight

    Waldau is home to the 13th-century Waldau Castle. Builder and first owner of the hill castle was the Ministerialengeschlecht the Waldauer, which also built the castle Schellenberg. After the extinction …

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