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Auto-pédestre Echternach Centre

Starting point
Echternach: Basilika
Destination
Echternach: Basilika
Distance
6,88 km
Duration
2:01 h
Difficulty
medium
  • Condition
  • Technique
Highest point
295 Hm
Lowest point
157 Hm
Aggregated Ascent
140 Hm
Aggregated Descent
140 Hm
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Description
Refreshment stops available

This hiking paths combines old town flair in Echternach with the discovery of imposing rock formations, rustic forests and some relaxation on the banks of the Sûre.

The hike starts in the middle of Echternach, at the Basilica. The first ascent of the path is tough but you will be rewarded with a spectacular view of Echternach from Trooskneepchen.

You continue through the forest towards the imposing "Wollefsschlucht" where you should stop and admire the imposing rock formations. If you come from Echternach, you can then take up on the left towards the lookout point "Paulsplatte" or you go up on your right side to "Bildcheslee" offering a wonderful on the river Sûre.

The second half of the path leads downhill, first along the renatured Aesbaach and then down to the Sûre. You follow the river until you get to the municipal park of Echternach. You get back to your starting point.

 

 

 

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