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Hiking, Trip to surroundings
Around Františkovy Lázně

Length: 17,1 km
Dificulty: medium
Circle: YES, Marking: marked

The trip starts in the center by the park and then leads along the red track to Žirovice. From Žirovice it continues to the village Stodola and Nový Drahov towards the nature reserve Soos-Hájek. There you can visit the educational track. After the trip leads to the train station in Nový Drahov and along the railway to Vošnov train station. From there by the green track through Žírovice around the water tank and the valley of Stodolský stream to Antonínova Výšina and back through Dolní Lomany to Františkovy Lázně.


   Hiking, Trip to surroundings - Around Františkovy Lázně
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 Dist.   Location   Elevation   Marking   Description 
 Spa Františkovy Lázně 
 442 m n.m.        
 459 m n.m.        
 453 m n.m.        
 Nový Drahov 
 448 m n.m.        
 Nature area Soos-Hájek 
 436 m n.m.        
 440 m n.m.        
 259 m n.m.        
 Antonínova Výšina 
 482 m n.m.        
 Dolní Lomany 
 443 m n.m.        
 Spa Františkovy Lázně 
 442 m n.m.        

 Františkovy Lázně – The heart and musculoskeletal system diseases are treated in the spa town. Interesting places: Church of St.Jacob, evangelic church, orthodox church, the theatre, etc. You can see two seeing towers, but only one is accessible and located in the South part of the town.
 Stodola – There is a Butterfly house – museum with a collection of exotic butterflies, greenhouse with life tropical butterflies and a botanical garden.
 Nový Drahov – One of the most valuable monument reserves of the folk architecture. Some potter products are possible to buy at number 6.
 Natural reserve Soos-Hájek – A vast peat-bog. There is a lake with mineral streams and mud volcanoes and an educational track leading through the reserve.
 Antonínova Výšina – A nice view of the Cheb area.

Hiking, Trip to surroundings - Around Františkovy Lázně

Photos of the route

Peat-bogs Soos
Peat-bog Soos
Peat-bog Soos
Františkovy Lázně - Aquaforum
Františkovy Lázně - Luisa's spring
Františkovy Lázně - Strange view-tower


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