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Gitschtalradweg R3b

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The R3b family cycle path connects the valley to the extensive 800 km network of cycle paths in the region.
easy
Distance 12.9 km
0:55 h
27 m
226 m
The Gitschtal cycle path R3b is ideal for family cycle tours and is characterised by an easy route and the beautiful landscape. It connects the Gitschtal and Weissensee to the Gailtal cycle path R3 and invites you to stay at several rest and play areas.

Author’s recommendation

Make a detour to the Weißenbachklamm gorge near Jadersdorf and discover rare animals and plants.
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Updated: October 15, 2020
Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
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Landscape
Highest point
796 m
Lowest point
588 m
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Start

Weissbriach (789 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.688150, 13.254010
DMS
46°41'17.3"N 13°15'14.4"E
UTM
33T 366490 5171990
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Destination

Hermagor

Turn-by-turn directions

From the municipal office in Weißbriach we cycle below the protestant church on the marked cycle path R3b to St. Lorenzen/G. and further to Jadersdorf. Here we change with the cycle path to the B87 Weißensee Bundesstraße and cycle along the Bundesstraße to Grünburg and further via Obermöschach and Untermöschach to Hermagor.

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all notes on protected areas

Public transport

From Villach the train takes you to Hermagor. From there the bus line 5066 goes to Weißbriach.

 

By plane

The nearest airport is in Klagenfurt.

Airport transfers are available via Gitschtalreisen Wastian and Mobilbüro Hermagor.

Getting there

From the north (D, NL, DK):

Tauernautobahn - junction Spittal - direction Lienz - Greifenburg - over the Kreuzberg - WeissbriachSalzburg - Badgastein (rail loading - Tauern lock) - Mallnitz - Möll bridge - Greifenburg - over the Kreuzberg - Weissbriach

From the West (CH, F):

Felbertauern - Mittersill - Lienz - Greifenburg - over the Kreuzberg - Weissbriach

From the south (I, SLO):

Udine - departure Hermagor/Gailtal - Hermagor - WeissbriachKarawanken motorway - Villach junction - direction Italy - exit Hermagor/Gailtal - Hermagor - Weissbriach

From the East (SLO, HR):

Klagenfurt - Villach - departure Hermagor/Gailtal - Hermagor - Weissbriach

Parking

Parking spaces are available at the starting point!

Coordinates

DD
46.688150, 13.254010
DMS
46°41'17.3"N 13°15'14.4"E
UTM
33T 366490 5171990
w3w 
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Difficulty
easy
Distance
12.9 km
Duration
0:55 h
Ascent
27 m
Descent
226 m
Scenic Point to Point Refreshment stops available

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