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Aigen-Schlägl, Oberösterreich, Österreich

Peilstein - A Haven for Hikers at the Heart of Mühlviertel

Three outstandingly beautiful hiking tours - Hochwaldweg Forest Trail, Hochbühelweg Hill Trail, Vogelstimmenweg Bird Trail - are waiting for you to be discovered in Peilstein and its picturesque surroundings. Take a rest at one of the natural biotopes or admire the scenic "Sausende Schlucht" gorge with its crystal clear brooks.

Peilstein is also famous for the long-distance "Böhmerwald Loop Trail" that meanders across Bohemian Forest and for the wonderful "Falkensteinerweg Trail".

  • Inhabitants: 1.593
  • Area: 23,32 km²
  • Altitude (from): 585m ASL
  • Altitude (to): 585m ASL
  • Longitude: 13.894014358520513
  • Latitude: 48.618214966026152

The village lies approx. 50km north of Upper Austria's capital Linz.

Passau - Wegscheid - Kollerschlag - Peilstein

Vienna - Linz - Rohrbach - Peilstein

Salzburg - Linz - Rohrbach - Peilstein
By TRAIN to Oepping Station, and from there by BUS to Peilstein (6km).
Nearest Airports: Linz/Hörsching, Vienna or Munich

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Ferienregion Böhmerwald
Hauptstraße 2
4160 Aigen-Schlägl

+43 5 7890 - 100
+43 5 7890 - 115

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