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Cycling routes - Circuit to the castle Landštejn

Length: 30 km
Dificulty: medium
Bikes: road bike, cross bike

A mildly difficult trip starting in Staré Město pod Landštejnem leading to nearby castles and continuing to Nová Bystřice and back. Except the Landštejn castle you can also visit Jelení Vrch (Deer Hill) or the relics of a paulanic monastery.


 Dist.   Location   Elevation   Marking   Description 
 Staré Město pod Landštejnem 
 0 m n.m.      32 
 castle Landštejn 
 634 m n.m.      32 
 Jelení Vrch 
 708 m n.m.      32 
 Klášter (moanstery) 
 658 m n.m.       32, blue tourist's track 
 644 m n.m.      32 
 626 m n.m.      32 
 Nová Bystřice 
 589 m n.m.      1007 
 602 m n.m.      1007 
 635 m n.m.      1007 
 554 m n.m.      1007 
 Staré Město pod Landštejnem 
 542 m n.m.        

 Monastery- The paulanic monastery was built 1501-7. On 22th July 1533 it was burned down by Baptists and after 1626 built again. Today there is only the church standing. It was built in the place of the original church in 1668-1682 and a so called red hallway connected to the church

Cycling routes - Circuit to the castle Landštejn

Photos of the route

View-point above the Jelení Vrch
Jelení vrchy - Šumava
Nová Bystřice


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