Elbe Sandstone Mountains, Bad Schandau

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Straddling the border of Germany and the Czech Republic, Elbe Sandstone Mountains were carved by erosion and are divided by the Elbe, which flows through them in a narrow valley. The mountains are made up of many microclimates, such as forested areas, plains, and ravines, providing astounding ecological diversity. Visit the national park and make use of the many hiking trails or cycle routes. Rock climbers are lured here by more than 700 summits. An eco-friendly streetcar limits car traffic inside the park. Use our Bad Schandau day trip tool to arrange your visit to Elbe Sandstone Mountains and other attractions in Bad Schandau.
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  • Hiking a bit, a little bit the soul leave, where doing that better than in "pure nature". I appreciate this free time, which she can refuel me. I enjoy the beauty and the peace and quiet here. I was under the week here, accordingly quiet I could explore the surroundings. With the Kirnitzschtalbahn, direction Lichtenhain waterfall we started of bad Schandau. By out it is not far, until to the first station I hike the "cowshed" over next to the Idagrotte and run stairs continue to the strong. I spend a great day here, one of the most beautiful hiking areas I've ever been really.
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  • Who loves the nature, is out there happy, smells like forest, touching rocks, discovered winding canyons and breathtaking views enjoys here is more than right. The Saxon Switzerland has so much to offer, all to write down certainly beyond the scope of a review. Best you pass even once, rents are affordable accommodation and explores the nature and rock spectacle. It is also one of the world's finest sport climbing areas. I always again happy to come here.
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  • One of the most beautiful region of Germany with tourists especially places limits, you can walk quiet days, Prague is at 1:30
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  • Amazing place... At nightfall he was on top when it began the opera on a stage mounted between the stone columns, the sound of the singer is clearly listened to climb to the top where I was, outside the sound was not heard anything was definitely an exciting show
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  • Nature is beautiful, hike, bike ride, walking each as he likes. Definitely worth a visit.
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  • Very nice to the hike, not crowded, not expensive and one mega views...
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  • Best destination for hiking and Marvel, wat nature can. What is the human mind? Well look and even a picture out of it.
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  • Very nice
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