Hiking Routes

Waidhofen - Sonntagberg - St. Leonhard_Walde

Elevation profile

13,41 km length

Tour dates

  • Difficulty: Medium
  • Route: 13,41 km
  • Ascent: 650 egm
  • Descent: 278 egm
  • Duration: 4:15 h
  • Lowest point: 346 m
  • Highest point:720 m

Features

  • Nice views
  • Round tour

Details for: Waidhofen - Sonntagberg - St. Leonhard_Walde

Brief description

The tour with a beautiful panoramic view over the Mostviertel leads past the Basilica on the Sonntagberg. The tour leads from Waidhofen/Ybbs to St. Leonhard / Walde. The 600 altitude meters are easy to deal with.

Description

The optimal starting point for this walk is at the train station Böhlerwerk. After the railway underpass, the path branches off left in direction of the Sonntagberg, starting from (table 04A). Past the farms "Kahlenberg" and "Kaiserhof", then through the forest, the trail reaches the Basilica on the Sonntagberg. The Baroque pilgrimage church was built between 1705 and 1718 according to the plans of Jakob Prandtauer and completed in 1732 by Josef Munggenast. Past the cemetery the trail continues along the street with a turn to the House Sandlehen and on a beautiful road and Meadow Trail one reaches the "Mostviertler scenic road". On this road, one continues to St. Leonhard / Walde.

Starting point of the tour

Bhf. (train station) Böhlerwerk - St. Leonhard/Walde

Route description

The optimal starting point for this walk is train station Böhlerwerk. After the railway underpass, the path branches off left in direction of the Sonntagberg, starting from (table 04A). Past the farms "Kahlenberg" and "Kaiserhof", then through the forest, the trail reaches the Basilica on the Sonntagberg. Past the cemetery the trail continues along the street with a turn to the House Sandlehen and on a beautiful road and Meadow Trail one reaches the "Mostviertler scenic road". On this road, one continues to St. Leonhard / Walde.

Directions

A1 exit Amstetten West - Bundesstraße B121 direction Waidhofen/Ybbs to Böhlerwerk

Parking

Train station parking lot

More info/links

Tourismusbüro Waidhofen
3340 Waidhofen/Ybbs, Schlossweg 2
Tel. +43 (0) 7442/511 255
tourismus@waidhofen.at
www.waidhofen.at

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Kartenbestellung:

Mostviertel Tourismus, Töpperschloss Neubruck, Neubruck 2/10, 3283 Scheibbs, T +43/7482/204 44, info@mostviertel.at, www.mostviertel.at/prospekte