Eschnerberg-Höhenweg
Eschnerberg-Höhenweg

Hiking

Eschnerberg-Höhenweg

Bendern–Bendern

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Eschnerberg-Höhenweg

The historical path from Bendern to Schellenberg takes you past the cradle of Liechtenstein and climbs easily up to the prehistoric settlement of the Lutzegütle and Malanser.
The path was made between 1972-1975 and runs on both sides of the entire ridge along the Eschnerberg passing archeological and historical sites. There are information boards along the path to tell you about the archeological finds out of the 5 «Unterland» (lowland) communities history with field names, and legends as well as natural historical events. The path takes you through quiet forests to Schellenberg from where you can see the beautiful view of the Rhine valley, the Rätikon mountains, the Alvier mountain range and the Alpstein.

The center of the town Schellenberg consists of the new church, that was built and listed as protected in 1963, the post office, Town hall, school, the convent of the sisters from Kostbaren Blut as well as the Biedermannhaus, which is a farmhouse built in the 16th century that offers you an insight to the traditional farming culture of the 1900's (the oldest house in Liechtenstein) and is an exhibit of the National Museum Vaduz.

This hiking path has a special charm each season of the year.
The historical path from Bendern to Schellenberg takes you past the cradle of Liechtenstein and climbs easily up to the prehistoric settlement of the Lutzegütle and Malanser.
The path was made between 1972-1975 and runs on both sides of the entire ridge along the Eschnerberg passing archeological and historical sites. There are information boards along the path to tell you about the archeological finds out of the 5 «Unterland» (lowland) communities history with field names, and legends as well as natural historical events. The path takes you through quiet forests to Schellenberg from where you can see the beautiful view of the Rhine valley, the Rätikon mountains, the Alvier mountain range and the Alpstein.

The center of the town Schellenberg consists of the new church, that was built and listed as protected in 1963, the post office, Town hall, school, the convent of the sisters from Kostbaren Blut as well as the Biedermannhaus, which is a farmhouse built in the 16th century that offers you an insight to the traditional farming culture of the 1900's (the oldest house in Liechtenstein) and is an exhibit of the National Museum Vaduz.

This hiking path has a special charm each season of the year.
16 km | 1 Stage
640 m | 640 m
4 h 35 min
easy (hiking trail) | medium

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Bendern, Post
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Signalization

Signalization
Bendern-Malanser-Mittlerer Schellenberg-Hinderschloss-Gantenstein-Hinterer Schellenberg-Mittlerer Schellenberg-Ruine Alt Schellenberg-Studa-Täliwald-Gamprin-Bendern.

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Hint
Possibility to barbeque at the Neu-Schellenberg ruins. Food facilities in Bendern and Schellenberg are also available.

Contact

Liechtenstein Center
Städtle 39
9490 Vaduz
Tel. +423 239 63 63
info@liechtenstein.li
www.tourismus.li

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