Saale-Selbitz-Tour (HO 3)
Bike Touring Highlight (Segment)
Bike Touring Highlight
Mountain Biking Highlight
Includes off-grid segments
Navigation instructions may be limited.
Includes a segment that goes up or down a series of steps
You may need to carry your bike.
Frankenwald planned a bike ride.
November 17, 2020
The longer bike tour in the district of Hof runs on the Saale Cycle Path, the Upper Franconian route "Through Bavaria's rich corner" and partly along the former inner-German border.Start & finish: On the Saaleradweg in Hof an der Saale, Uferstraße crossing KrebsbachstraßeRoute description: The tour runs on the Saale cycle path, on the Upper Franconian route "Through Bavaria's rich corner", on the Franconian Forest Panorama Road along the former inner-German border. Signage on site: HO 3Route: Through Hof (refreshments available) on the Saale cycle path via Unterkotzau (refreshments available) to Saalenstein (refreshments available) - descent into the Saale valley to the Fattigsmühle - to Joditz (refreshments available) - via Lamitz to Untertiefengrün (watermill) - on the Saale to Rudolphstein (refreshments available ) - Ascent along the panorama road to Eisenbühl (refreshment stops) - Panorama road to Untereichenstein (beginning of the Rennsteige, Rennsteig monument) to Blechschmidtenhammer (refreshment stops) - branch off to Lichtenberg (refreshment stops) - through Lichtenberg to the recreation center "Frankenwaldsee" (refreshment stops) - to Bad Steben / train station - along the railway line to Hölle (refreshment stops) - via Marxgrün (refreshment stops) along the Selbitztal to Naila (refreshment stops) - through Naila to Selbitz (refreshment stops) - through the city to Rothenbürg (refreshment stops) - via Stegenwaldhaus (refreshment stops) - Köditz (refreshments available) chkeit) - cycle path to Hof (refreshment stops).Special features & attractions: Courtyard: Bavarian Vogtland Museum, observatory, Fernwehpark, zoo, botanical and geological garden, Theresienstein public park; Joditz: Jean-Paul-Museum, Jean-Paul-Felsen, Auensee, Saaleschleifenblick near Lamitz; Eisenbühl: iron sculpture park; picturesque Saale valley; Blankenstein / Untereichenstein: hiking hub, beginning of the Frankenweg, the Franconian mountain path and the Rennsteig, Rennsteig monument; Lichtenberg: Old town-market square ensemble, castle ruins, observation tower, recreation area Frankenwaldsee; Bad Steben: Graphics Museum, Schreiner Foundation, spa gardens, thermal baths, casino; Selbitz: LoklandRailway connection: Hof, Bad Steben, Naila, Selbitz