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FB12 Chestnut Tour Thermal & Volcanic Land Styria (FB12 Kastanientour Thermen- & Vulkanland Steiermark)

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At the oldest volcano in the region. The chestnut tour FB12 is one of a total of 14 forest and meadow tours in the region of Feldbach in the thermal and volcanic country of Styria.  
This tour owes its name to the mighty chestnut forests on the back of the Gleichenberger Kogeln, the oldest volcano in the Styrian Volcanic Land. Around 16 million years ago, it made a powerful contribution to the current shape of the region. Along the route, many an enjoyable stop is possible, such as at the traditional Kulmberghof inn.

 

Characteristics

Skill
Fitness

Best season

January
November
December

The tour in numbers

easy
Level of difficulty
25,8 km
Route
1:55 h
Time
253 hm
Uphill
253 hm
Downhill
420 m
Highest point

Map & downloads

More information

Coming from Graz:
Freeway A2 direction Vienna - exit Gleisdorf Süd - direction Feldbach B68 - direction Fehring B57

Coming from Vienna:
Freeway A2 direction Graz - exit Ilz/ Fürstenfeld - direction Feldbach B66 - direction Fehring B57
0 Main square Fehring (Mariensäule)

0.1 left

0.8 straight ahead

1,7 left follow the road to Fehring station

2,1 turn left

4,1 go straight ahead

6,9 follow the road to the left at Gasthaus Kniely

7,2 turn left

8,8 go straight ahead (cross the B57)

9,4 turn left

11,2 go straight at the traffic circle in Edersgraben

13,2 go straight ahead

13,9 turn left at Kulmberg hilltop

13,95 turn left

14.3 go straight on (downhill at Kulmberghof inn)

15,0 turn left

15.4 Turn sharp right

16,0 Go straight ahead

17.0 Turn left before the crest (Dreiländerblick)

18,2 turn left

20.2 turn right

20,5 turn left

21.5 Go straight ahead

24.6 Go straight ahead

24,7 turn right and after 100m turn right again

25,3 straight ahead cross the traffic circle before Fehring

25,7 Fehring main square

This tour is very nice and also not very demanding. There is some time to go to the nice shopping and district capital Feldbach.

Detailed information about arriving by ÖBB (Austrian Federal Railways) can be found at  www.oebb.at or on the Verbundlinie Steiermark website  www.busbahnbim.at

With Verbundlinie’s BusBahnBim route planner app, planning your journey has never been easier: simply enter towns and/or addresses, stop names or points of interest to check all bus, train and tram connections in Austria. The app is available free of charge for smartphones – on Google Play and in the App Store

There are sufficient parking spaces available. P+R at Fehring train station (no short-term parking zone).
A bike map is available free of charge at the Feldbach tourist office.

Tourist office Thermen- & Vulkanland
Guest information Feldbach
Hauptplatz 1
8330 Feldbach
E-Mail: feldbach@thermen-vulkanland.at
Web: www.thermen-vulkanland.at

Opening hours:
Mon-Fri from 9-12 and 13-16 hrs.
Foyer from 6-22 o'clock

Wander – Rad – Freizeitkarte WK 412, 1:50000, freytag&berndt

Wander – Rad – Freizeitkarte WK 423, 1:50000, freytag&berndt

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What the weather will be like

Feldbach (283m)

Morning
very sunny
14°C
0%
5 km/h
Noon
very sunny
23°C
5%
5 km/h
Night
sunny
20°C
5%
5 km/h
Dry and bright with plenty of sunshine, clouds will be rare.
Morning
sunny
15°C
5%
5 km/h
Noon
sunny
23°C
10%
5 km/h
Night
sunny
20°C
15%
5 km/h
Dry and partly sunny throughout the day, with cloudy periods from time to time.
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14°C 22°C
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sunny
13°C 22°C
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cloudy
12°C 23°C
Südosten Region Österreich | © Thermen- & Vulkanland Steiermark

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