Hiking along the Elbe in the town of Wehlen
Hikes in Wehlen
In the middle of "Saxon Switzerland", as the German Elbe Sandstone Mountains are called, the town of Wehlen and its district Pötzscha are picturesquely situated on the right and left banks of the Elbe. Wehlen is conveniently located on the railroad line between Dresden and Prague.
Magnificent rock formations such as the famous Bastei, the Rauenstein and the Bärensteine are within reach, and the Felsenbühne Rathen is also not far away. Old and well maintained hiking trails invite you to hikes of all levels of difficulty - perfect for walking in a unique landscape!