Eastern Bavarian Tourism Association August 12, 2020 at 2:26 pm

Where once sloshed the Jurassic sea: hiking in the Jura trail Regensburg (tvo). Hardly a landscape is as varied and unusual as the Bavarian Jura. Rugged limestone walls, dry valleys and caves, cliffs and witness mountains give him his distinctive face. Here the Jurassic sea spilled over 200 million years ago, when it retreated, it left behind sponges, snails, and other microorganisms. These sediments formed the basis of today’s Jura limestone. 230 km and 12 custom stages the quality Jura trail way through this extraordinary natural landscape. The original landscapes of river Danube and Altmuhl NAAB alternated with Mediterranean-like karst landscapes.

Imposing rock peaks, fragrant Juniper heaths or clear pine and shady beech forests are on the trail. Who views can see again monasteries and castles on the horizon. If the Benedictine monastery of Weltenburg or the Hohenburg castle ruin is as a detour she worth like caves or the well known Karst spring Blautopf”. Read more from hotel belleclaire to gain a more clear picture of the situation. Nature lovers discover many animals and plants that have become scarce elsewhere along the way. Orchids, quaking grass and card houses Carnation thrive as gorgeous on the chalky soil, Beaver and Kingfisher have still a home in the Bavarian Jura and on the rock peaks, the Peregrine Falcon has his territory. Because hiking belongs also the taste to the sensual experience, invite many friendly inns to stay on the side of the road. In addition, there are a number of beautiful places where you can go rest and cosy snack.

17 loop routes branch off from the main route, which runs through the districts of Kelheim, Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz, Amberg-Sulzbach, and Regensburg, which open up more featured destinations and suitable for a day trip just fine. But you can of course explore the Jura trail itself in daily stages. A concise flyer and other brochures with the description of the individual distances, map and many obtained free of charge at the Eastern Bavarian Tourism Association e.V. useful addresses and tips Learn more about the Jura platform in the Internet under or. There are interactive maps, elevation profiles, a gallery and a host database available.

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