Elster Pearls Trail - Stage 1
Vogtland - Sinfonie der Natur Verified partner Explorers Choice
Sommerpalais GreizPhoto: Archiv TVV, Mario Walther
Distance: 10.08 km
Elevation gain: 530 m
Walking time: 3 to 4 hours
All paths in the park have a low-vibration surface and are easy to walk and ride on.
- Princely Greizer Park
- Summer palace
- Upper and Lower Castle Greiz
- Ida Peak
- Farm Museum Nitschareuth
Track typesShow elevation profile
Rest stopsRestaurant "Stadtmühle"
Pub " Holzwurm"
Bauernmuseum & Museumscafé Nitschareuth
Safety informationTake care of your physical condition and take appropriate amounts of drinks with you on the hike.
Note for people with walking difficulties, wheelchair users, prams:
The first stage of the Elsterperlenweg® starts in the Fürstlich Greizer Park. All paths in the park have a low-vibration surface and are easy to walk and ride on.
Tips and hintsTourism Association Vogtland
Tel.: +49 3744 188860
Tel.: +49 3661 689815
Public-transport-friendlyWith the regional express from Erfurt as well as with the Vogtlandbahn from Gera or Plauen / Weischlitz, the starting point of Greiz is easy to reach.
The Elsterperlenweg can also be perfectly combined with the Vogtlandbahn through the other train stations in the stage interconnections of Neumühle, Berga and Wünschendorf.
For information on traveling by bus and train, as well as arranging accommodation, contact the Vogtland Tourism and Transport Center at +49 (0) 3744/19449 or www.vogtlandauskunft.de
Getting thereYou can reach Greiz from the A72 via the Reichenbach exit. Then Reichenbach and Greiz via the B94 and use the public parking spaces in the area of the Fürstlich Greizer Park.
ParkingUse the public parking spaces in the Fürstlich Greizer Park area.
Book recommendation by the author
Author’s map recommendations
EquipmentAppropriate hiking equipment should be used for the almost 10 km long path.
- 15 Waypoints
- 15 Waypoints
Questions and answers
Would you like to the ask the author a question?
Photos from others