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Great hike

This hike is better than some of the more famous hikes in Saxon Switzerland, and a lot of fun to... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
Belfast, United Kingdom
Great hike

This is a great place to hike with kids and dogs. It is not hard, there is one way you can go where... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
Joanna P
Warsaw, Poland
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11 Jun 2018
“Great hike”
13 Mar 2018
“Great hike”
Pfaffensteinweg 7, Pfaffendorf, Saxony, Germany
+49 4935 02159410
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

This hike is better than some of the more famous hikes in Saxon Switzerland, and a lot of fun to do, with a lot of stairs and rocks to climb up and down. Offers some great views of of the surronding area and the barbarine...More

Thank shatiel
Reviewed 13 March 2018

This is a great place to hike with kids and dogs. It is not hard, there is one way you can go where you don;t need to climb or use ladder, there is another one where you have to, make sure with kids and dogs...More

1  Thank Joanna P
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Nice hike, not too demanding. We were there in the afternoon so we didn't meet many people. There is a restaurant nearby the top (but it was closed as we got there, I think they close at 6 pm). The tower by the restaurant looks...More

Thank Jenka_from_Prague
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Hiking up onto the Pfaffenstein to see the Barbarine can be quite the adventure depending on the route you take. For the less agile or more timid, I recommend the 'Bequemer Weg'. Slightly more strenuous and interesting is the Klamm. If you come up from...More

1  Thank Techkraut
Reviewed 19 May 2016

While the Bastei receives plenty of accolades, there are other sandstone marvels to see in Saxon Switzerland. One of these is the Barbarine just outside Konigstein at the village of Pfaffendorf. You can take an 'easy' or hard climb up both of which require lots...More

Thank Amethyst_Cat_Oz
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

This is worth to go up and visit all beautiful view points. We took Malerweg, which is starting as green an on the way back is red. The only negative point is, that it is popular and crowded. Positive point is, that you can have...More

Thank 809michaelab
Reviewed 13 August 2015

place is beautifully located and offers great views across the Elbsandstein-Mountains. Different options to hike up there with a great restaurant.

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