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Hiking trail - Vítkov - Budišov nad Budišovkou

Length: 27 km
Dificulty: difficult
Circle: NO, Marking: marked

This trip starts from the train station in Vítkov and continues over Čermná stream to Horní Ves. There it crosses Moravice river still on the blue touristic track to Podhradí where it turns left to the red track and goes on to Zálužné settlement. From Zálužné it continues around a view point in Mokřinky to Jánské Koupele and then over Moravice river and along its left bank on the edge of the forest and through the forest to Kružberg. Then still on the red track along Moravice to Kružberk dam and over it to Svatoňovice. From Svatoňovice it continues a short while by the car road and then it turns along the red track to Pod Haldama and Budišov nad Budišovkou train station.


 Dist.   Location   Elevation   Marking   Description 
 474 m n.m.         
 Horní Ves 
 484 m n.m.         
 411 m n.m.      Partially cyclo route 
 Zálužné - bridge 
 440 m n.m.      Partially with green tourist route 
 U Mokřínek 
 392 m n.m.        
 Jánské Koupele spa 
 405 m n.m.        
 Kružberk - crossroad 
 430 m n.m.         
 Kružberk BUS 
 456 m n.m.         
 490 m n.m.         
 551 m n.m.        
 Pod Haldama 
 572 m n.m.        
 Budišov nad Budišovkou 
 508 m n.m.        

 Vítkov – The church from the first part of 20th century is the dominant of the town. There is also a cemetery church.
 Zálužné – bridge – A recreational settlement in the picturesque valley of Moravice river. There is a lot of evidence of slate mining where bats found their shelters.
 Jánské Koupele – The settlement was a well visited spa between the beginning of 19th to the first part of 20th century. Heart, vessel, skin and rheumatic problems were treated there. Nowadays the spa building are pretty much ruined and the healing sources no longer used.
 Kružberk –crossroad - The border of the National Park Moravice runs through this village with several churches and a stone cross.
 Kružberk dam – Source of drinking water for the region of Ostrava. The size of the dam is 287ha. The flooded valley is 10 km long and the deepest place 31m. It was built between 1948-55. There are ruins of small castles Medlice and Šternek on both banks.
 Budišov nad Budišovkou – Among the architectonical sights are the town hall from 1635, baroque church from 1745, town emblems on the town hall the school and post office, stone bridge with statue of Jan Nepomucký from 1725 and house number 230 by the bridge – the town museum.

Hiking trail - Vítkov - Budišov nad Budišovkou

Photos of the route


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