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Rundwanderung: Luitpoldpark-Tour Bad Kissingen - Rhön

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  • Spaziergang im Luitpoldpark | Bad Kissingen
    / Spaziergang im Luitpoldpark | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Heji Shin, Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Blick in den Luitpoldpark | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Menzelsteg | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Denkmal König Max II. | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Entspannen im Luitpoldpark | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Ingo Peters, Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Klanggarten im Lutipoldpark | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Auszeit im Klanggarten im Luitpoldpark | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Heji Shin, Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Barfußlabyrinth im Luitpoldpark | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Heji Shin, Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Kneipp-Anlage im Luitpoldpark | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Heji Shin, Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Wassertreten in der mediterranen Kneipp-Landschaft | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Heji Shin, Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Rast im herbstlichen Luitpoldpark | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Sonnenuntergang im Rosengarten | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Heji Shin, Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Rosengarten mit Regentenbau | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Dominik Marx, Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Rosen und Brunnen im Rosengarten | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Schweizerhausbrücke | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Regentenbau mit Saaleufer | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Heji Shin, Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Uferpromenade der Fränkischen Saale | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Weg entlang der Fränkischen Saale & Luitpoldbad | Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Wegemarkierung | Luitpoldpark-Tour Bad Kissingen
    Photo: Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
  • / Logo | Bad Kissingen. Entdecke die Zeit
    Photo: Bayer. Staatsbad Bad Kissingen GmbH
m 198 197 196 195 194 2,5 2,0 1,5 1,0 0,5 km
This 3 km long circular route is a relaxed walk through the green heart of Bad Kissingen, which starts at the arcade bridge and leads you through our parks - always along the Franconian Saale.
easy
Distance 3 km
0:45 h
4 m
4 m
The Luitpoldpark exudes its special charm in the style of an English landscape garden and is home to a wide variety of tree species, some of them exotic. The chairs and benches spread across the meadows invite you to take a short break and consciously enjoy nature. We also recommend a stop in the barefoot labyrinth, sound garden, the Mediterranean Kneipp landscape or at the fitness station "Die fünf Kissinger" to stimulate your body and your senses.

In the rose garden you can stroll through a sea of roses around the multi-media Fountain that enchants with its harmonious music and water games.

Author’s recommendation

Close your eyes and stimulate your other senses, e.g. in the sound garden or in the barefoot maze of Luitpoldpark.
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Paula Ziegler
Update: June 09, 2021
Difficulty
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Highest point
198 m
Lowest point
195 m
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Safety information

The tourist routes of the Rhön are mostly used by other active people (hikers, mountain bikers, cyclists, walkers, riders, cross-country skiers, etc.)

We ask all active nature sports enthusiasts to show consideration for one another. The same applies, of course, to nature - it is worth protecting. In the Rhön, therefore, nature sports should only be practiced in daylight on designated paths and areas.

Tips and hints

Start

Arkadensteg, Bad Kissingen (195 m)
Coordinates:
DD
50.196969, 10.075398
DMS
50°11'49.1"N 10°04'31.4"E
UTM
32U 576754 5561084
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Destination

Arkadensteg, Bad Kissingen

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

In Bad Kissingen there is a small train station from which you can take regional trains to the nearest cities. You can plan your journey to Bad Kissingen here: bahn.de

Numerous bus connections run from Bad Kissingen (timetables here). The following bus connections lead to Bad Kissingen:

  • Line 8113: Bad Kissingen - Bad Brückenau
  • Line 8141: Bad Kissingen - Oberthulba - Hammelburg
  • Line 8142: Bad Kissingen - Bad Bocklet / Burkardroth - Bad Neustadt
  • Line 8147: Bad Kissingen - Münnerstadt - Seubrigshausen
  • Line 8151: Maßbach - Bad Kissingen
  • Line 8162: Bad Neustadt / Saale - Bad Kissingen - Würzburg
  • Line 8167: Hammelburg - Euerdorf - Bad Kissingen
  • Line 8189: Oehrberg / Wirmsthal - Bad KissingenLine 8190: Waldfenster - Bad Kissingen
  • Line 8230 - Bäderlandbus: Bad Brückenau - Bad Bocklet - Bad Kissingen - Bad Neustadt - Bad Königshofen
  • Line 8240 - Kreuzbergshuttle: Hammelburg - Oberthulba - Bad Kissingen - Bad Bocklet - Burkardroth - Langenleiten - Kreuzberg
  • Line 8250 - See-Shutlle: Bad Kissingen - Oerlenbach - Rottershausen - Maßbach - Ellertshäuser See

Getting there

The A7 runs to the west of Bad Kissingen. Bad Kissingen can be reached via the following exits:
  • Exit 96: Bad Kissingen / Oberthulba
  • Exit 97: Hammelburg

The A71 runs to the east of Bad Kissingen. Bad Kissingen can be reached via the following exits:

  • Exit 28: Bad Kissingen / Oerlenbach
  • Exit 27: Maßbach
  • Exit 26: Münnerstadt

Parking

On weekdays you can park your car in around 700 free parking spaces. These are a 10 to 15 minute walk from the city center. The parking spaces are located in the Au, at the former US barracks, at Wendelinus, at Heiligenfeld and at the ice rink. You will also find around 500 inexpensive parking spaces in the immediate vicinity of the city center. The fees are € 1 per day. You can find the areas on the Eissee, in the Au, in the Kurhausstraße, at the train station, at the freight yard, in the Schützenstraße and in the Bergmannstraße. You can park at the same rate in Bahnhofstrasse, Friedrich-Ebert-Strasse, Pfalzstrasse, Salinenstrasse and Kapellenstrasse.

You can find an overview of the parking spaces here.

Coordinates

DD
50.196969, 10.075398
DMS
50°11'49.1"N 10°04'31.4"E
UTM
32U 576754 5561084
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

  • Sturdy shoes
  • Rain clothes
  • Sun protection at high temperatures
  • First aid kit
  • GPS navigation device or map
  • Sufficient drinks reserves and provisions
  • Photo camera to capture the impressive landscape

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Difficulty
easy
Distance
3 km
Duration
0:45 h
Ascent
4 m
Descent
4 m
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